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Pee in a cup, it doesn’t hurt

Published: March 31, 2014

Heard about the infamous "cue tip" STD test? Luckily, there is a much easier, and less painful, option now. 

The importance of setting goals

Published: March 27, 2014

Goals are important. What are yours?

My Future and What It Means to Me

Published: March 20, 2014

What are your aspirations? A student shares one person's perspective of what the future means to them.

What Respect Means to Me

Published: March 12, 2014

A Knoxville high school student shares what respect means to her.

Respect Yourself

Published: March 5, 2014

The way we view and think of ourselves directly affects the way we treat ourselves and the choices we make.

Say 'No' and Mean It--Part 5

Published: February 24, 2014

Part 5 of our blog series on how to say "no" and mean it.

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Don’t Just Stand By

  • You hear one student call another by an ugly racial slur
  • You see several students trip and shove a student they think is gay
  • You receive a tweet that describes a female student’s body with sexually shaming language

What should you do?

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