A Yearbook Adviser’s Lament

Nine Years. Volumes 35–43, the first nine Thunderbird yearbooks of the Stueve Era.

During the final few weeks of any given school year, those of us who are high school yearbook advisers have a unique experience. While all of our colleagues, and most of our students, are winding down and preparing for summer, we’re gearing up for distribution, to us, the most stressful time of the year.

Why is it so stressful? I’m glad you asked.