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The Mysteries of Senioritis

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The Mysteries of Senioritis

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The Mysteries of Senioritis

The Mysteries of Senioritis

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It's a malady that grips high schools across the country this time of year: senioritis. We talk about the perennial epidemic of angst and lethargy that afflicts many high school seniors as graduation approaches.

Guests:

Richard Hutchinson, principal, Urbandale High School in Des Moines, Iowa

Shannon Boshart, senior, Valley High School in West Des Moines; wrote an editorial that appeared in the Des Moines Register about senioritis