Principal Tells Students to Suppress Desire to Win During Field Day

North Hill Elementary of Rochester Hills, MI, is having a literal field day in a couple weeks to celebrate the end of the school year. I remember when my elementary school had Field Day at the end of each school year. It was always a day of fun and competition and sunburns. I won some of the games and I lost others. Other times it was my team that won or lost, but I played a part of those victory or defeats. I didn’t feel bad about myself when I lost, but it drove me to be better in the next game. Read more […]

Offended By Halloween Costumes? Grow Up!

Colleges around the country are┬átelling their customers, sometimes referred to as students, not to dress up for Halloween as anything that could possibly be deemed offensive. The University of Colorado at Boulder instructs their students not to dress up as “white trash” or anything hyper-sexual. Presumably slutty NASCAR chicks are a double no-no. Also, no ghetto or crime-associated themes at Halloween parties, a redundant distinction. “Making the choice to dress up as someone from another Read more […]