Author Archive: Jaden Alexander

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Snoozing and Driving

| 04/13/2018 | 0 Comments
Snoozing and Driving

It’s Spring time! Midterms and finals will soon be over. But for now, there is no shortage of sleep-deprived teens. Most health professionals accept the fact that teens require more than nine hours of sleep to feel rested and alert. But how many Hills West Students get this amount? Between studying, extracurricular activities, social activities, […]

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Stop the Travesty: A Proposal for a Better World

| 03/13/2018 | 0 Comments
Stop the Travesty: A Proposal for a Better World

Enough is enough! Across the country, students are rattled and perturbed yet again by the recent travesty in Parkland, Florida. Thoughts and prayers go out to the family, friends, educators, and all others who are affected by the lives lost to yet another shooting. It is hard to comprehend that since 2018, a total of […]

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Hope for Haiti: Translation of Awareness into Action

| 10/30/2017 | 0 Comments
Hope for Haiti: Translation of Awareness into Action

Last year, in hopes of increasing global awareness, a medical mission’s trip to Haiti was made. Many students and adults within the building became more cognizant of some of the real struggles in this beautiful but underdeveloped country.  Apart from being among the poorest country in the world, approximately 79% of Haitians live on less than two US […]

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