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Gene Therapy Stops Rare Brain Illness

May 16, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, News

The promise of gene therapy has finally made a breakthrough. A rare, deadly brain disease, found in young boys, known as adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) has been shown to have positive results with patients after receiving gene therapy. ...

Lincoln Air Show Held Up by Smoke

May 16, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, News

Saturday, May 7th was a beautiful, 70 degree spring day.  There seemed to be nothing that could go wrong weather wise.  The Lincoln Air Show was expected to be in full force, and the crowds were huge.  But around 1 P.M., con...

From Recycled Cans to Pizza Party

May 13, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, News

The Lincoln East Recycling Crew has been going around East recycling all items 1-3 (plastics, cans, cardboard, newspaper, and office paper). Lincoln public schools supports the recycling of all but cans; but they cannot let the...

NSAA Transgender Policy

May 13, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, News

Due to a printing error, a previous draft of the following story was printed in our May edition. Below is the final draft, meant for publication. NSAA Transgender Policies by Devon Walter With upcoming spring and summer sports, th...

Zika, Zika, Zika

May 13, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, News

ZIKA, we've all heard of it. CNN News headlines it, “Zika challenge similar to AIDS for medical community”, The World Health Organization says it is “Spreading Explosively” in the United States, and Nebraska has its first...

Jordan Burroughs

May 13, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, News

  Former Husker wrestler Jordan Burroughs has no intention of coming home without the gold this year.  He won in the 74 kg (163 lbs) division at the 2012 Olympic games, and will look to defend his title this summer i...

The Last One To Go

The Last One To Go

May 4, 2016

Senioritis

May 4, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, News

The school year is almost over, meaning I'm suffering from major senioritis, defined as

Aim

May 4, 2016

A New Wave of Technology

May 4, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, News

In the United States ninety percent of adults own cell phones, and nearly sixty-seven percent find themselves checking their phones for messages or alerts even when they haven't received a notification.  For many of us these statist...

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