Part of me is really worried this is too intimate to write about, especially in this setting, but that’s kind of the issue: A couple weeks ago I lent a friend my backp…

—Alana Casas, New Mexico School for the Arts

When you think of Thanksgiving, what comes to mind? Turkey? Pie? Cranberry sauce? Family? Spending numerous hours with the people who get on your nerves the most?

I’m a junior in high school, which means most of my conversations revolve around the question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?”

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When I was younger, I would use my mom’s Instagram account to post photos I took on her phone, always captioned “by: sofia” for everyone to see. I have always loved ph…

According to some circles of baby boomers, urban legend says millennials are a bunch of good-for-nothing, spoiled lowlifes who spend all their money on avocado toast a…

It’s a well-known fact that New Mexico has one of the worst education systems in the country. The 2021 Kids Count report from New Mexico Voices for Children shows New …

Recently, the United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a report many experts believed to be grim news; U.N. Secretary-General António Guterre…

It doesn’t really bother me anymore, but much to the chagrin of my younger self, I could not read until I was 8 years old. The next several years after that were a des…

When Santa Fe High School junior Amelie Piburn first started online school at the outset of the pandemic in March 2020, she’d wake up early for a 20-minute workout and…

Have you ever felt a hand touching your shoulder, and turned around to realize no one was there? If you answered yes, you have probably been in the presence of a ghost…

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta’s breathtaking balloons filled the sky after a year without the iconic festival.

While many young students are facing the highest college prices of all time, according to Forbes, many colleges offer copious amounts of financial aid to senior citizens who want to update and augment their college degrees or are attending college for the first time.

Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Jobs, Kim Kardashian, Jay-Z. These are the names of some of the most successful people in the world, but their success isn’t the onl…

The past few months have proven successful for the reopening of Santa Fe and its businesses, and Meow Wolf is no exception.

“Driver’s Ed was the forbidden place until you turned 16. My time had finally come. The online driving class wasn’t what I expected, but I had so much fun. A great tea…

Last fall, Randi Hipper decided to, as she put it recently, “go in-depth with the crypto space.” After hearing about NFTs on Twitter and other social media platforms, …

Through marches, awareness campaigns and other forms of advocacy, Generation Z has proven it is the generation that will set a better path to the future with their new…

The Olympics are a time for athletes, teams and the world to come together in a way that is unique to the event. Participants and spectators eagerly await the Games ev…

As more people have been reckoning with anxiety and depression, discussions around mental health have become more normalized. It’s fantastic that more people can see t…

During the coronavirus pandemic, most places in Santa Fe struggled to stay afloat. Restaurants and theaters closed, and people spent more time at home. A lot of adults…

 More people are becoming fully vaccinated this summer, which means there are more summer activities where teens can hang out with their friends safely.