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“It’s not stress that kills us, it is our reaction to it.” -Hans Selye

Om jouself (en anders) te wees…

Om jouself (en anders) te wees…

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else, is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Expectation vs Reality: High school edition

Expectation vs Reality: High school edition

Expectation vs Reality: High school edition Kelsey Dillon van Sitters Our heads are filled with visions and expectations of high school through films, series and books. So, it is quite a rude awakening when you find out you will not end up dating a vampire at the end of Grade 12. We enter the...

Die lot van die Afgaanse vrou

Die lot van die Afgaanse vrou

Die lot van die Afgaanse vrou Iris Saunders Verbeel jou jy word môreoggend wakker en jy is weer in die Suid-Afrika van 30 jaar gelede. Die ou regime is weereens aan bewind, maar belowe plegtig om nooit weer rassisties te wees nie. Sou jy hulle geglo het? Hierdie is die einste penarie waarin die...

Support Larrie Local

Support Larrie Local Rebecca Rossouw and Iman Allie Our school is full of young and upcoming businesswomen who are trying to make a difference in our community. Be sure to support them and to expand their businesses. So Gunning: So Gunning is owned by Octavia Lawrence and Stella-Maria Horvath who...

Reaching the Light at the End of the Tunnel

Reaching the Light at the End of the Tunnel

Reaching the Light at the End of the Tunnel Isabella Colatruglio For many teenagers, the most perplexing question might be if there really is a light at the end of the tunnel. Is there really a way to break the chains that depression bounds you with? Victims of depression face the despairing...

From the 20’s to the 20’s: Music throughout the ages

From the 20’s to the 20’s: Music throughout the ages

From the 20’s to the 20’s: Music throughout the ages Kelsey Dillon van Sitters From whistle notes to riffs to scatting. From ‘What a Wonderful World’ to ‘I Wanna Dance with Somebody’ and now the popular, ‘drivers license’. How has music evolved from the music of the 1920s to the modern music of...

WAAROOR GAAN DIE HELE DEBAT RONDOM WHATSAPP? 

WAAROOR GAAN DIE HELE DEBAT RONDOM WHATSAPP? 

WAAROOR GAAN DIE HELE DEBAT RONDOM WHATSAPP? deur Liana Human Die meeste van ons weet teen hierdie tyd dat die maatskappy Facebook die kletstoepassing, WhatsApp, oorgekoop het. WhatsApp het aan die einde van 2020 ’n nuwe veiligheidsbeleid bekendgestel. Verbruikers moet teen 15 Mei 2021 hierdie...

RELATABLENESS

RELATABLENESS

RELATABLENESS Hoekom gee ons voor om te verstaan? Mia Blaauw “Ugh, ek haat daai juffrou, sy het vir my ‘n debiet gegee omdat my boek by die huis was, maar my huiswerk wás gedoen!” uiter Susan. Gerda gee ‘n huiwerige antwoord: “Ja-nee, sy weet mos jy doen altyd jou huiswerk. Hoekom gee sy nou ewe...