The Pony Express

Students encounter ‘copycat culture’

Students encounter ‘copycat culture’

William Raymond, Podcast Reporter

December 5, 2019

This school year Stillwater High School saw a greater number of students breaking away from the stereotypical Lululemon, Patagonia and Champion brands, choosing instead to embrace a more creative side of fashion. These breakaway students are choosing to express themselves, while testing the societa...

Gender neutral bathrooms protect LGBTQ+ youth

Gender neutral bathrooms protect LGBTQ+ youth

Megan Ramberg, Online Editor

September 28, 2016

The people are rioting now more than ever, and they are fighting for justice - for the safety of transgender and gender-nonconforming youth and adulthood. Not only are members and allies of the LGBTQ+ community not giving up avidly demanding respect, but they are exceeding their goals by a landslide. ...

Personalizing Social Justice

Personalizing Social Justice

Mikayla Erf, Photographer

December 3, 2015

What does social justice mean to you? “A group of people or an organization, that brings justice to our community,” senior Tyler Tix said. What does social justice mean to you? “Social justice, to me, is doing the right thing. If you are not doing anything wrong, you should not be charged for it,” jun...

GSA Club strives for equality

GSA Club strives for equality

Lauren Lebourgeois, Copy Editor

October 26, 2015

Gender-Sexuality Alliance Group has started their weekly meetings It is a new year and also time for the GSA group to get started. This group may be small, but it sure is mighty. It is on a mission to help students who may be struggling with their sexual orientation or gender identity. The ...

SPCA promotes diversity

SPCA promotes diversity

Katelyn Weisbrod, Head Copy Editor

May 14, 2015

The Students Promoting Cultural Awareness club is attempting to showcase diversity and integrate minority culture into the mainstream. The club is open to all and advocates for a sense of love and friendship between people, regardless of their culture. Members of SPCA are wildly passionate ab...

AVID preparing students for the future

Clay Knoll, Advertising editor

December 6, 2014

New at this year is AVID (Achievement Via Individual Determination). AVID is a program taught as a class designed to help prepare students for college by improving the way they study, write essays and take notes. There is currently one class hour of it at the high school. Most of the students in A...

Motivational words drive greatness

Kenzie Monson

December 16, 2013

Words do not seem like they can do much damage to a person, but they can. On the other hand, there are motivational words that can help bring a student to life and that can help achieve their potential in the world. There are quotes people are inspired by, what they can say to inspire others, and cert...

The student news site of Stillwater Area High School
Kristina King