Speaking from their hearts, students gathered at the Sun Youth Forum at the Las Vegas Convention Center on Wednesday, Nov. 8 to discuss different issues going on around the world and at home. The “Las Vegas Sun” hosts this event annually allowing each school to bring up to 35 students.
After earning a degree in animal science and business from Brigham Young University, Mr. Gary Manning intended to work with animals, but sometimes plans change. He certainly hadn’t planned on going back to school six years later to earn a degree in teaching, but as it happened, Mr. Manning is now a life skills teacher and has been for the past six years.
It’s well past midnight… a nameless teen scrolls through her social media and a video of a stranger rolling ice cream keeps her droopy eyelids awake. Social media has a big influence in teen’s daily lives, and they tend to get most of their inspiration from the endless loads of trending food posts, resulting in the battle of good versus trendy.