The Little Hawk

The Effects on Seniors

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle, Sports Editor

March 19, 2020

However, COVID-19’s effects in the recruitment process are not limited to high school juniors. If the championship track meets get canceled, recruiters will have a harder time evaluating the athletic performance of all athletes. ...

The Effects on Juniors

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle, Sports Editor

March 19, 2020

Junior year is when the NCAA allows high school athletes to start directly talking to college coaches about potential scholarships. Athletes often use their performance in their junior season to help them find recruiting oppor...

Helmets

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle, Sports Editor

February 27, 2020

Many people take it for granted that helmets protect the head and prevent it from being injured. This is not entirely true. While helmets help prevent more severe types of brain injuries such as skull fractures and brain bleed...

Second Impact Syndrome

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle, Sports Editor

February 27, 2020

While one concussion can be a problem, it can be much worse when someone receives a second concussion before the first one is fully healed. This is called second impact syndrome. “While you have a concussion, your brain i...

Concussion Awareness and Self-Reporting

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle, Sports Editor

February 27, 2020

Over the past few years, an increase in concussion awareness has led to multiple changes in not only rules and regulations but also in people’s attitudes towards concussions. “All the media coverage makes kids much more aware,” McHenry...

Keep Caucuses

Shoshie Hemley, Opinion and Social Media Editor

February 10, 2020

In the age of Trump, there has been a lack of political accountability. People are embarrassed to admit they belong to a political minority or share bigoted views. If you’re not a vocal supporter of a candidate, chances are you...

Get Rid of Caucuses

Noah Bullwinkle, Reporter

February 10, 2020

The Iowa caucus occurred on Monday, and from the beginning organizers attempted to convince caucus goers that the process had been streamlined, and would occur more smoothly and quicker than past years. Caucus cards would provi...

Maisha Sila '20 in his barbershop holding his hair clipper.  Sila became the family barber changed when he moved from Grand Rapids, Michigan, to a Broadway apartment in Iowa City in the summer of 2013. Sila transitioned from being a family barber to cutting hair for everyone in his neighborhood.

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January 15, 2020

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