Heather Morton

Verbatim: Alaska can learn from challenges elsewhere

Shortly after spring break, I flew to down to Louisiana Gulf Coast for the Brown (University) Environmental Leadership Lab (BELL). It was amazing... Read more

Educating a nation

I was appalled to hear that Malala Yousafazai, a young teenager, was shot in the head by Taliban gunmen in Pakistan because she advocated for... Read more

Hunting for college and a busy junior year

I can’t believe the college search has already begun, and I’m only a junior! My family and I went down to New York to visit my... Read more

'Stand Your Ground' a morally wrong approach

Trayvon Martin and Stand Your Ground laws fill headlines. It could have been my cousin. It could have been my friend. Could it have been someone I... Read more

Conscientious eater: know-your-meat-etarian

My bologna has a first name, it's m-o-o-s-e. My bologna has a second name, it's c-a-r-i-b-o-u.

I love meat. The smell of it makes my mouth... Read more

While it's the holidays, it's certainly no break

It's the last day of school before the holidays, and everyone's making plans to sleep in and do nothing all day every day. Most of us teenagers... Read more

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