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  • Tomorrow night is the FHC Fine Arts Festival form 6 to 9pm in the Spartan Cafe. It's free to all. Come support your visual, vocal, instrumental, and performing artists. 3/31

  • Monday will be FHC Cardinal Day. Let’s turn our blue and silver, red for a day! Administrators will be giving away tickets to participating students during passing periods for prizes!

  • On May 10th, YA authors Julie Buxbaum and Jeff Zentner will be at FHC during seminar.

Hidden behind the smile

Hidden behind the smile

Elisa Swanson, Entertain Editor
April 15, 2016
Filed under Bullying

The sobbing in the bathroom stall. The bruises that are always from a pet or a fall. The weird habits like not being able to eat in front of other people or sleep in unfamiliar places. We have categorized victims by physical traits, the ones we can see and can attach a blame to but often times we for...

Anxiety

Anxiety

Josie Julien, Photographer
April 1, 2016
Filed under Bullying

Anxiety interferes with a person's ability to do normal everyday tasks such as hanging out with friends, going to school, and doing homework. That panicky feeling you may feel before a test or presentation, well that’s all the time for no reason.  “It almost feels as if everything wrong is slow...

Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders

Josie Julien, Photographer
April 1, 2016
Filed under Bullying

Eating disorders affect all walks of life. Bulimia, anorexia, and binge eating are all types of eating disorders. Most people are accustomed to associating skin and bones with them, but that's not always the case. Eating to cope with emotion pain and stress is also quite common, maybe even more so tha...

Suicide

Suicide

Josie Julien, photgrapher
April 1, 2016
Filed under Bullying

Suicide can be the end of a mental illness. When a person intentionally causes their own death it may seem like an enticing solution. Especially if it ends their problems. It is a permanent solution to a temporary problem. “There’s always other ways to handle a problem in life. Because someone, even...

Self-harm

Self-harm

Josie Julien, Photographer
April 1, 2016
Filed under Bullying

Self-harm is not just cutting as it's commonly known. It’s anything to harm oneself, such as cutting, hitting yourself, and burning. It's a way to cope with a situation. ”Self-harm is different. It's not from anxiety, but depression. The self-hatred, worthlessness, and desperation of depression ...

Depression

Depression

Josie Julien, Photographer
April 1, 2016
Filed under Bullying

Depression is a mental disorder that more people than you think may struggle with. There are good days and bad. The severity can change and you may just suddenly feel better. Many people can go through depression for a multitude of reasons  ”it's not 100 percent sadness. It's a mix of worthlessness, s...

Bullying

Bullying

Josie Julien, Photographer
April 1, 2016
Filed under Bullying

Bullying is when someone is treated as subhuman repeatedly and is made to feel like they don't matter. Their only purpose is to be entertainment for their bully. “It made me feel like an outsider and like the only times people wanted me around was just to laugh at me and how dumb they thought i wa...

Bullying gets personal

Bullying gets personal

Josie Julien, Photographer
April 1, 2016
Filed under Bullying

Bullying is an epidemic in schools across the states. it's something we have all heard before but when it hits so close to home it's personal.  Bullying no doubt causes a multitude of other problems for a person and here they will be explored.

Having a discussion

Having a discussion

Jack Hiegel, Staff Reporter
March 30, 2016
Filed under Bullying

When someone thinks of bullying, the first subjects they consider is how to prevent it before it becomes serious as well as who to turn to in order to halt the harassment in its tracks. However, one rarely ever ponders the idea of talking to the aggressor themselves before it becomes a serious issue, whi...

From the Parents Perspective

From the Parents Perspective

Emily Mann, Discover Editor
March 30, 2016
Filed under Bullying

Advocate for both students and parents Tina Meier, founder of Megan Meier Foundation, shares the tips and tricks for parents who are going through the situations of their children being bullied. Tina’s daughter, Megan, was cyber bullied on MySpace, and eventually committed suicide, although heartbre...

Coping with a situation

Coping with a situation

Skylar Laird, Staff reporter
March 30, 2016
Filed under Bullying

When being bullied, it’s easy to want to lash out at the bully, become angry, and retaliate violently. However, this usually doesn’t improve the situation; in fact, it often only incites more bullying and inflicts negative consequences on the victim. Instead of fighting fire with fire, there are alter...

Millennials vs. Parents

Millennials vs. Parents

Olivia Biondo, Feature Editor
March 30, 2016
Filed under Bullying

It is constantly heard throughout school hallways, out on the town, and even on social media. Millennials are the people of the now, the people of this generation. They are the people born within the years in range of 1980 and 2000. Millennials are no longer shaping up to follow the cookie cutter...

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