Hurricane Maria’s Monstrous Effect on Puerto Rico

Diya Kulkarni ‘20

February 27, 2018

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More than 4 months have passed since Hurricane Maria swept through the Bahamas and continued north where the peak of the Hurricane left Puerto Rico in devastation. Hurricane Maria was one of the worst natural disasters that af...

A Decade After the 2008 Housing Crisis

Patrick Feng ‘20

February 27, 2018

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For a new generation of students, much of the early 21st century is a distant history; perhaps a story written by an author with a knack for continuity and detail. The class of 2020 was the first for which 9/11 happened before...

Could We Be Facing The Sixth Mass Extinction?

Marina Chiafullo ‘20

February 27, 2018

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Recently, Earth has faced one of the most striking crises imaginable. Biodiversity, or the general variety of life throughout the world, is declining at an alarming rate. Globally, the extinction of species has been rapidly in...

Dunkin’ Minus the Donuts

Dunkin’ Minus the Donuts

February 27, 2018

Bilingualism in the United States

Daphne Tang ‘19

January 20, 2018

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As globalization increases, the ability to communicate in multiple languages is rewarded with more job opportunities and higher salaries. For the United States, a nation comprised of immigrants, a significant portion of the po...

How Christmas Came to Be

Sophie Amalfitano ’20

January 13, 2018

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Christmas is celebrated by 2.2 billion in the world today. It is a time where families decorate magical Christmas trees, light purple and pink advent candles, hang up stockings, exchange gifts, and make delicious holiday food...

Tradition, Honor, Power, and the Rise of Hazing

Ahmed Sheikh ‘18

December 22, 2017

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From eighties themed parties and rampant drinking, to blazers, khakis, and bowties, fraternities serve as a haven for tradition and lifelong camaraderie among male college students. With fraternities present on just about every col...

Memes Not Hot

Memes Not Hot

December 22, 2017

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