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Agreement reached after Oakland teacher strike, but is it enough?

Agreement reached after Oakland teacher strike, but is it enough?

Sydney Riemer, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019


Filed under News, Top Stories

On Feb. 22, 2018, West Virginia teachers began a strike that would last 14 days and inspire a nationwide wave of teacher strikes in Colorado, Arizona, Oklahoma, North Carolina and California that would continue into 2019. Oakland teachers walked out of school on Feb. 20, 2019 and began a seven-day stri...

New papal edict attempts to address long history of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church

New papal edict attempts to address long history of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church

Ian Ryan, Staff Writer

May 4, 2019


Filed under News

On March 29, the Papacy in Vatican released a new papal edict against the sexual abuse happening in its own churches, making it mandatory for Vatican City officials or its diplomats around the globe to immediately report allegations of sexual abuse to authorities or  face possible jail time. While man...

Urban Legend wins honors at National Scholastic Press Association journalism convention

Urban Legend wins honors at National Scholastic Press Association journalism convention

the Legend staff

April 16, 2011


Filed under News

The Urban Legend won awards for both newspaper and Web site at the National Scholastic Press Association spring high school journalism convention in Anaheim, Calif., on Saturday. The Legend won third place among small schools for its Web site. It also won sixth place for newspapers of 9 to 12 pages....

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