By Hannah Breall The Americans with Disabilities Act describes service dogs as any guide dog, signal dog, or other animal that is trained to give assistance to an individual with a disability. For example, some dogs are trained to pull wheelchairs, others are taught to alert to the sounds of [...]
By Sydney Weil For years now, students have come from all around the world to study at Sonoma Academy. There are currently eight international students, seven of whom are from China and one who is from Switzerland. For some, this is their first year studying at SA or even in [...]
By Jake Lawson Speech and Debate. After reading that, you probably already don’t want to read this article, so if you read this sentence and/or plan to read the rest of this article, you’re pretty cool. Speech and Debate are fun and they’re not what you think! Okay, so I’m [...]
When Cami Rencken first visited South Africa, what she saw astounded her.
Many don’t realize that taking advantage of an intoxicated person is sexual assault.
Waving Goodbye Since I was old enough to peer out the car window, I can remember my grandmother standing by her curtains as we pulled away in our car, waving good-bye, her fingers fluttering gleefully. Every time, as we piled back into the car, I would immediately buckle my seatbelt [...]
What's Mightier? While a pen is mightier than the sword, it seems that the keyboard defeats them both when it comes to informing the public. Between Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, IM, Pinterest, Instagram, Youtube, blogs, and email, word spreads in the blink of an eye and the touch of a key; [...]
Left Bench I’m not a quitter. This is the only thing holding me back from quitting the sport I have played for over 12 years. Combine a coach who hardly knows you’re there, no playing time, and teammates who are under the impression that you don’t care: get an emotionally [...]
In the Image of God When I looked up at the stars on one September night, that feeling of my insignificance, my littleness, my absolute minuteness engulfed me. Yes, compared to the closest star next to me, I am close to nothing. I shouldn’t even be paralleled with the seemingly [...]
The need for the public's military involvement has resurfaced.