The Cardinal Times

ARDY (Resident Detective): Local elections

Ryan Richter

November 18, 2016

Note from the Author/Origin Story: Students at Lincoln are hungry for change. In September, they didn’t just sit in at a PPS board meeting, they stood up, and they walked out. The school-wide walkout was epic, and it showed the pa...

Opinion: That’s the spirit!

Armand Yazdani

October 17, 2016

Spirit week is widely celebrated in many high schools across the nation. Students and teachers wear themed outfits on each day of that week. Lincoln’s week began with Denim Day. Everyone was to don as much denim as possib...

Opinion: What to do with Lincoln

Armand Yazdani

October 5, 2016

Plans to rebuild Lincoln have grown increasingly appealing to both students and voters. However, the bond they are a part of has been postponed to May. Many feel the bond won’t even get passed, as they gather that the May bal...

Opinion: Compromises to the chair issue

Sammy Gold

October 5, 2016

One possible solution to the problem would be a lunch fire drill plan that involves the chairs. Every student with a chair would have to fold theirs and put it against the side walls of the hall to clear a path in the event of...

Op/ed: Student voice vital in district decisions

Amy Kohnstamm

September 18, 2016

Lincoln students were front and center last week in bringing the public’s attention to the unacceptable state of our school buildings, Oregon’s years of neglect in funding schools, and the City’s unwillingness to address the pr...

How the lead crisis poured in

Armand Yazdani

September 1, 2016

The lead-pipe crisis at Lincoln is about more than just switching from water fountains to water bottles.  It is about the safety of Portland Public School staff and students. That is something that a school district, of all organizations, ...

A higher minimum wage?: Yes and No

Christopher Shurring and Alec Van Oossanen

April 13, 2016

Oregon's minimum wage will rise to $14.75 an hour by 2020, approved by legislators this year on a party-line vote: 34 Democrats for, 26 Republicans against. No: It will kill jobs By Christopher Shurring This new minimum wage ...

Report Card: Issue 9

Sammy Gold

April 13, 2016

The ACT: B- Juniors took the ACT. It went smoothly as it could have gone. There were no major mess ups in the operation. The process went very quickly because students filled out their information  prior to the test. While t...

Christmas/Winter break: Does the name matter?

Armand Yazdani and Kate Fin

December 17, 2015

Yes: Winter break is a time to relax and Christmas has evolved By Armand Yazdani Winter break is a time to unwind after numerous tests and daily, intense homework. It’s also when many students can study uninterrupted for exam...