Faith Perkins

Faith Perkins is a staff writer for The Lion. She graduated from Missouri Western State University with a bachelors in convergent journalism.

Public Education
Missouri public education still playing catch-up, says latest report card

Newly released data from Missouri reveals that one in six school districts fall short of meeting new state accreditation standards. The 2023 annual performance report, which… Read More

December 19, 2023
Biological man breaks women’s sprinting record, sparking controversy

A biological male set a new women’s track and field record at a university in New York, drawing criticism from advocates for fairness in women’s sports. Sadie Schreiner, known as… Read More

December 18, 2023
Public Education
41 students arrested at Brown University following anti-Israel campus protest  

Officers arrested 41 students at Brown University after students broke school policies by refusing to leave the University Hall in an anti-Israel protest. “Brown University issued multiple trespass warning to… Read More

December 18, 2023
Christian Schools
Five private schools sue Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association over competition rules

Five Oklahoma City private schools are suing the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association (OSSAA) over a new rule they deem unconstitutional. The lawsuit, filed in district… Read More

December 15, 2023
The National Association of Scholars urges Harvard to oust Claudine Gay

The National Association of Scholars (NAS) is calling for the removal of Harvard President Claudine Gay following her congressional testimony in which she failed to directly condemn antisemitic speech at… Read More

December 14, 2023