MoreTime to Apply For NV Energy Scholarships

Each year, the NV Energy Foundation awards more than 100 “Powerful Partnership Scholarships” of $1,000 each statewide. The deadline for Nevada high school seniors to apply has been extended to February 19 at midnight. Selected recipients must demonstrate leadership in academics and community service. The one-time scholarships can be used at any accredited university, college or trade school. Since the program’s inception in 2000, NV Energy has awarded nearly $1.7 million in scholarships statewide.


Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…