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College Visits

Abigail Clapham, Axe Staffer

April 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

As a junior in high school right now all I receive in the mail is college letters. From the biggest to the smallest population, from the east to west, some from even out of the country. They send you letters asking you to visit...

Scholarships Are Coming Up – Don’t Miss Out

Allee Armitage, Executive Producer

September 28, 2016

Filed under News

Attention seniors and juniors- the time has come. Deadlines. Scholarships. Most scholarship deadlines are Dec. 1. These are super important because you can get thousands of dollars by just writing a few simple essays about yourself. Most...

Scrambling for money

Olivia Eissler, Editor-in-Chief of The Northmen's Log

October 31, 2014

Filed under Opinion

It’s that time of year when college applications are due, and as I apply, I notice the bulky numbers watching me. The tuition, housing, books and meal plans. It all keeps adding up. When I finally figure out the final numbers,...

Opportunities after high school await

October 3, 2013

Filed under Features

Features by: Sam Belcourt Let's face it, college is not for everyone, but there are some alternatives. According to a list of alternative to college from, going into the military is a possibility and offers the...