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Know the word ‘no’

Gabi Wy, Features Editor
February 9
Filed under Opinion

For 11 years, I believed my “no” was meaningless. Today, I know differently. I spent my childhood free time roaming the streets around my apartment complex with a boy I thought was cool. I trusted him and wanted him to like me. He was older, more outspoken and physically stronger than I. On occ...

From punches to pressure points

Damien Burge, Special to the Shield
January 11
Filed under News

The students exchanged wide eyed looks when Sgt. Bobby Wood of the Princeton Police Department announced it was time to learn pressure points. No one stepped forward to get hands-on experience until the instructors became the test dummies. The students winced as they practiced on each other with thumb...

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