The Ebbtide

Word On The Street: Various Questions

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

December 6, 2019

Word On The Street: Do you believe in ghosts?

Gavin Norley

October 25, 2019

Word on the Street: “How will the summer break help you unwind?”

Joshua Groom

June 14, 2019

“The break helps me unwind because my mood depends on my surroundings and my environment … the good weather allows me to unwind on the beach, for example.” - Kati Hozayin“Summer helps me de-stress by going out with friends, grabbing a cup of coffee: that sort of thing.” - Roaa Al-Yaseri“I like t...

Word on the Street: “What does pride mean to you?”

Joshua Groom

June 1, 2019

“It means having joy in expressing yourself, no matter what other people think.”“Being yourself, having fun and not caring what other people think.”“It means being able to say who we are loudly and boldly, without anyone screaming no at us.”“It means to be visible and not feel any shame about ...

Word on the Street: “How has the recent sunny weather affected your mood and your grades?”

Joshua Groom

May 17, 2019

“I’d say it has improved my mood because it reminds me of home in Africa. It’s better than winter: I don’t have to wear any heavy jackets.” — Benny Prince“I’m in a better mood when I can walk to school and I can enjoy the sunshine. If it’s rainy, my mood will be rainy as well.” — Evan ...

Word on the Street: “What makes mothers important or special?”

Joshua Groom

May 5, 2019

“They never take a break, they get home from work and have to take care of everyone. Being a mother is a 24/7 job.” — Alex Woodard“They’re supportive in times of hardship, and they’ll be there for you no matter what.” — Angelo DeSanctis“As children, we are a reflection of the generation be...

Word on the Street: “Why are you walking out today?”

Joshua Groom

April 20, 2019

“Community College should be affordable. It’s the 21st century: Education should be a priority.” — Lowell Bryant, student“We’re walking to bring attention to this cause, and to support teachers, education and the future.” — Kelly Cassady, professor“The state has cut our budgets and expects...

Word on the Street: “Have you ever heard of college scams, or scams in general?”

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

March 15, 2019

The Ebbtide has paraphrased a few of these answers. "I’ve personally never been a part or seen any scams. The closest thing to that where I’ve ever heard of that is on TV shows. It’s always a plot point, like in a movie.” - Richard Le“I’ve heard of college as a scam. As a whole, it’s sort of like a rigged gamble, just depend...

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