The Gleaner

Starting the year with a bang

Tess Breslin, Reporter

January 30, 2020

While watching NFL games, there are a lot of head injuries that take players out of the game.  I have always wondered why these athletes didn’t just suck it up and finish the game in order to win.  After having my own concussion, I finally understand the importance of concussion protocol and the ...

When you’re hurt, use your head

When you're hurt, use your head

Isabelle Pfeiffer, Reporter

February 21, 2019

Concussions are common among teenagers, with one in five teens having the chance of experiencing one in their lifetime. Ellie Timmerman, ‘20, is one of many students that has been affected by this brain injury. Ellie was running in a bathroom when she slipped on the wet floor and slammed her head ...

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