Author: Mackenzie Rolf

Gather Your Pennies: LINK Penny Wars Begin Monday

Gather Your Pennies: LINK Penny Wars Begin Monday

ShareLINK Penny Wars are set to begin on Monday, September 25th to help raise money for Mrs. Miller in her fight against cancer. Third period classes will compete against each other until the end of the six week grading period, Oct. 11....

The Trump Administration: A Recap of the Summer

The Trump Administration: A Recap of the Summer

Share  Staff Shakeup The Trump Administration has gone through several staff changes over that past few months of the summer, including Chief of Staff, Press Secretary, Chief Strategist, and Communications Director. Trump also fired James Comey, Director of the FBI in June....

13 Reason Why Controversy

13 Reason Why Controversy

Share  Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why has drawn both the ire and praise from critics, parents, and students over its handling of the topics of suicide, sexual assault, and bullying. There is something to be said for the show’s popularity; it has been...

Fidget Spinner Controversy

Fidget Spinner Controversy

ShareFidget devices are designed to be an outlet for students who need a mechanism to release stress or nervous energy without disrupting their peers. However, the devices have drawn concern from teachers over their use. Many students are not using them for...

Capital City Improv

Capital City Improv

ShareOne of Salem’s many theaters, Capitol City Theater [CCT] offers many resources to students interested in theater and improvisation workshops and shows. The theater is a comedy club that focuses on improvisation and stand up comedy. CCT also offers training opportunities to...

State Fair Concerts

ShareThe Oregon State Fair will feature many concerts of a variety of genres in it’s L.B. Day Amphitheater concert series this summer. VIP reserved seating tickets sales start today on the fair’s website. General admission is free with entrance to the fair...

IKE Box Coffee House

IKE Box Coffee House

ShareSalem’s local coffee shop,  IKE Box, currently an all ages music venue and refuge for troubled teens, has served as a facet of Salem’s community since 1891. IKE Box was not always the current coffee house that we know it as today....

Midterm Elections

Midterm Elections

ShareThe Midterm Elections on Nov. 6 of  2018 are crucial for both Democrats and Republicans, each fighting to secure the number of seats necessary to reach the majority holding in their respective seats to control the House of Representatives and Senate. 33...

CTE Summer Camps

CTE Summer Camps

ShareThis summer. CTE will be offering a variety of camps available to both middle and high school aged students in fields such as health services, fire science and EMT, automotive industries, and digital film making.   Each program has been carefully selected...

Alternative Facts

Alternative Facts

SharePrior to Trump’s inauguration, fake news was widely considered to be a tactic used by some  news outlets to make money off of on-site advertising by creating eye catching headlines and articles full of fake information. With the introduction of the “Alternate...

Panic At The Disco Concert

Panic At The Disco Concert

ShareThis month, the highly anticipated Panic! At the Disco concert will be held in Portland. With that in mind, The Clypian has put together a playlist of both the band’s hits, and some of their more underappreciated songs for listeners to enjoy....