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Using adderall

Shelby Lex

March 18, 2013

Adderall has proven to be a lifesaver for some of those who have been diagnosed with ADD and ADHD, and for good reason. It generally gives users better concentration and ability to focus, helping them to not only function better, but be productive and take control over themselves. Because of thes...

Focusing on the issue

Lena Donovan and Anjali D'Souza

March 18, 2013

There has recently been a rise in cases of ADD among teens. One Liberty student shares his story of getting diagnosed and how he deals with this attention disorder.    "I have trouble focusing," senior Donald Weber* said about his ADD. "I space out really easily, especially if it’s something I...

What’s the buzz about marijuana?

January 3, 2013

On March 22, 2012, Liberty student, Jane Smith*, smoked marijuana while driving to school, and walked into her first period class while under the influence. Once Smith knew she was going to be caught, she rushed to warn her best friend, Mary Anderson*, who had smoked with her that morning. Minutes la...

Navigating the future

November 26, 2012

Throughout high school, and possibly even well before, you are encouraged to start thinking about which path you will choose for college and your post-college career. While some students have known for years exactly where they want to go and what they want to be, some are completely unsure. The Patri...

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