Month: June 2017

Stuff I Wrote: June 18 – 24

Middle School students combat suicide and bullying by giving 13 Reasons Why Not – The Addison Independent 

Students at Middlebury Union Middle School, partly in response to the controversial television series 13 Reasons Why, have decided to take suicide prevention and anti-bullying into their own hands. Using literary devices they learned in the classroom, they wrote messages of encouragement that they posted on every locker in the school. 

Native launches ear-tech company in Silicon Valley – The Addison Independent

A profile of an Addison County native who has launched Murmur, a new tech company in Silicon Valley. Mumur using 3D-printing and -scanning technologies to measure the exact shape of one’s ear canal to make custom ear pieces for hospitals, concerts, sleeping, and more. 

Hancock searching for next town clerk – The Addison Independent 

Short story on the town clerk in Hancock resigning and the selectboard’s search for a new one. 

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