The Nugget

Ask DeQuan? March 2017

DeQuan, Advice Giver

March 1, 2017

What’s the meaning of life, the universe and everything? 42 How is Mr. Pogreba so cool? Because of his cold heart. Which is more useful in Dungeon and Dragons,  an athletics check, or an acrobatic check? Acrobati...

Stop the Fan Wars

Selena Goddard, Head Writer

February 10, 2017

Imagine this familiar scene: you, your friends, and your family dress up in your favorite costumes and go watch your favorite people play your favorite scene, while getting so verbally excited, strangers notice your interest....

What’s the Deal with the Electoral College?

Declan Rous, Editor

February 10, 2017

“He has refused to pass other Laws for the accommodation of large districts of people.” Thomas Jefferson wrote these words to show the world the troubles King George put on the colonies. The key of this quote is that proper...

Ask DeQuan? January 2017

DeQuan, Advice Giver

January 1, 2017

Who is DeQuan??? Me. What do I do if my memes are not dank enough? Will there be any new movies coming out with Tom Hanks? (Not Inferno) Toy Story 4 (2019) and The Circle (2017) Is Pablo Esco...

Ask Ms. Walsh

Ms. Walsh, Adviser

December 21, 2016

How would you "come out" to your religious family? Immediately after reading your question I thought of one of my closest friends, Jon, who went through this very experience. I could give you my advice on what I would do, but i...

The Effect of Bullying

Melina Scott, Writer

December 20, 2016

According to Yale University, the third leading cause of death among young people is suicide. 14 percent consider it, and 7 percent attempt it. In addition, those who have been bullied are 2 to 9 percent more likely to consider...

Juvenile Perpetrators Deserve Equal Punishment

Becky deMontigny, Writer

December 20, 2016

No matter the crime, no matter the criminal. Youth perpetrators have been getting away with far more than adults; their punishments need to be equal. Most courts conclude that adolescents have less responsibility for their actions...

Ask DeQuan? December 2016

DeQuan, Advice Giver

December 1, 2016

I have a teacher that never says my name right. What should I do? Start referring to your teacher by the wrong name or of another teacher at the school. Remember revenge is a dish best served cold, so make sure to keep it ...

Christmas Shouldn’t Start Until the Turkey Leaves My System

Declan Rous, Editor

November 30, 2016

As a born and raised Montanan, I know that winter has the possibility to start all the way back in September. In Helena we had our first glimpses of snow mid-October. With these early winters it is easy to get into the Christmas...

Voting for the First Time

Jada Lecce, Head Writer

November 30, 2016

To be eighteen years old is to be considered an adult in legal terms, and that comes with expectations and responsibilities. Voting, once upon a time, was a privilege. Then, many years later, it was largely seen as a human right...

Ask DeQuan? November 2016

DeQuan, Advice Giver

November 1, 2016

  How do I tell my parents I want to do something with my life they may or may not approve of? Pronunciation is key when telling anyone anything.  Use a tremendous extent of educated words like tremendous, and extent...

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