Entries by Lisa Graft

Good News: 14 Year Old Genius Attempting to Stop Cyberbullying

Trisha Prabhu, an 8th grader at Scullen Middle School in Naperville, Illinois is determined to find an effective way to help prevent cyberbullying. Prabhu was a finalist in this year’s Google Science Fair with her project, “Rethink,” in which she looked into behavioral mechanisms behind online nastiness. Her idea was to create automated reminder causing users […]

Good News: Two-Legged Dog Beating the Odds

Owners of Duncan, a two-legged 9 month old Boxer, describe him as a happy-go-lucky, normal puppy loving his life. Duncan was born with a birth defect causing an amputation of both of his back legs to be necessary. While it’s obvious that his hind legs are not there, his owners don’t discuss it and try […]