OPINION: Simply Sort to be Green

     Lunch is chaotic – a 45-minute time frame that goes by in a flash. Once those minutes are up, hundreds of students in the cafeteria congregate at the trash trolleys, where they are expected to sort each item properly. In the chaos that inevitably ensues, I’ve personally encountered dozens of students rushing to throw away their trash, and instead of sorting it into … Continue reading OPINION: Simply Sort to be Green

Why I Want an Orchestra Program in School

Photo courtesy of Skye Chapman I moved to Dripping Springs the summer before I started second grade.  I was initially disappointed to hear that there was not an orchestra program in the middle or high school, as I had already been playing the violin for about 2 years.  By the time I got to middle school, there was still no sign of an orchestra starting. … Continue reading Why I Want an Orchestra Program in School