Author Archive: Mackenzie Gavel

Beat Bullying

Beat Bullying

Tyler McKeever, 16, meanders his way through a sea of students to get to his first class on a misty Monday morning at East Ridge High School, in suburban Woodbury, Minnesota. As he walks, his outward demeanor looks calm and collected, but, on the inside, painful memories cloud his thoughts.

 
 

Truehart’s Thorns on “The Bachelor”

Truehart’s Thorns on “The Bachelor”

Before a studio audience, “The Bachelor Pad” broadcast its season finale live last August. Camera crews swarmed as all the season’s contestants stared at Rachel Truehart, who sat next to Nick Peterson, eager to hear the pair’s final decision. If Truehart and Peterson stuck with their previously agreed to decision,

 
 

Why We Still Love Lucy

Why We Still Love Lucy

Lucille Ball walked with confidence down Massachusetts Avenue on a chilly February day in 1988, heading to Harvard to claim her title of Woman of the Year at the Hasty Pudding festival. Then in her seventies, Ball could not believe that so many twenty-something students stood shouting their praise from […]