The Roar

What it means to be a feminist

Megan Friel, Feature Editor

June 17, 2015

To all who follow my column, you’ll know that my usual writing-style is a how-to. This week, however, I’ll be writing something a little more on the serious side. The topic I’ll be writing about is something that not only I, but most of America seems to have an opinion on: feminism. Feminism,...

How to embrace spring fever

May 7, 2015

With a tough winter, (and partial spring,) it’s no surprise that the “spring fever” has found it’s way to Biddeford High School. For the first time in a long time, the sun is no longer hiding behind the clouds and the grass really does look greener. While spring fever is the gateway to temptation,...

How to: Become involved in your school

How to: Become involved in your school

Megan Friel, Feature Editor

April 7, 2015

I’m your typical American high schooler, along with being the Vice President of my class, editor of the newspaper and a (reasonably) up-kept student, it's no wonder that I've decided to do my column on how to become involved in your school. Although it may seem daunting, one of the most efficient ways...

How to: Keep calm and carry on

How to: Keep calm and carry on

Megan Friel, Feature Editor

March 12, 2015

With progress reports just around the corner and the third quarter soon coming to an end, stress is bound to build up. Whether it's grades, overdue projects, or simply struggling to finish the quarter, anxiety always seems to catch up with the best of us. Although I can't say I haven't fallen victim...

Back from Break

Megan Friel, Feature Editor

January 13, 2015

Waking up for the first day back to school, the dread settles in the air. After a long vacation filled with Netflix, napping, and friends, sinking back into your usual school routine can be hard. With some helpful tips to get back into spirit, you'll be writing essays and finishing reports in no time. C...

Meg n’ More: Gift giving

Megan Friel, Feature Editor

December 6, 2014

As most Christmas seasons are, this happy holiday is the busiest of all. With people rushing and the days ticking away, finding the perfect gift for family, friends, and that special someone can be more stressful than anything, especially on a budget. As an amateur gift-giver myself, I know the confusion and frus...

How to spend your winter months right

Megan Friel, Editor

November 19, 2014

As we approach the chilly winter months, we feel the cold rush to our bones and the snow settle in our brains. Living in Maine, those 3 or 4 months tend to turn into 4 or 5, leaving even the toughest skiers and snowboarders in a frosty funk. Though this winter blues may be tough to break, it’s not...

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