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Why does America still use the Electoral College?

The National Popular Vote Interstate Compact is essentially an agreement between states in which they would pledge their electoral votes to the candidate that wins the most votes nationwide.
National Popular Vote Interstate Compact provides a viable alternative
October 31, 2020

This story can also be viewed in our November 2020 Features Issue under the Print section of our website. The Electoral College is America’s very own unique and almost unexplainable democratic lovechild. But...

Each class has its own bone to pick with the pandemic

Each class has its own bone to pick with the pandemic
September 25, 2020

After the 2020-21 school year started online, there have been many perks exclusive to the high school experience that freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors are now missing out on.

Shaking it up this summer

Shaking it up this summer
May 29, 2019

In a time of hot weather and sticky desserts, the milkshake is by far my favorite and the cleanest treat of the summertime.  Keeping everything in a cup on the go or even sitting down at your favorite...

Yo-yo, it’s fro-yo

Yo-yo, it’s fro-yo
May 29, 2019

ooking for a cool summer treat without the extra calories of ice cream? Frozen yogurt is a great alternative. Although this dessert still isn’t very healthy, on a hot summer day who cares? And lucky...

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream this upcoming summer break

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream this upcoming summer break
May 29, 2019

As summer approaches, the only thing that can save us from the scorching sun is ice cream. Lucky for you, I’ve taken my precious time to go ice cream tasting, trying to find the best ice cream around....

Science discredits signs

Science discredits signs
May 2, 2019

 People believe whatever ideas and concepts support their perspective of the world.  As such, many people have differing opinions on astrology,  the study of the movements and relative...

Astrology becoming a staple of pop culture

Astrology becoming a staple of pop culture
May 2, 2019

Astrology’s recent revival is just another aspect of mainstream culture.   Astrology refers to using details of people’s birth, such as  location, date and time, to construct information...

Star signs fool no one

May 2, 2019

ns are often viewed by people everywhere, skeptical or not.  Every day I wake up and check my Co-Star app to see if something new is going to affect my day, my relationships with others, or if...

Earth is warming at an alarming rate

Earth is warming at an alarming rate
March 26, 2019

Everyone longs to live in a utopia, but the upsetting reality of the earth is overwhelming as it rapidly drifts away from the perfect world people envision in their minds.  Earth’s climate is...

The fight for environmental policy

The fight for environmental policy
March 26, 2019

The talk of global warming has raised political controversy throughout society for several decades.  By definition, global warming is the gradual increase in temperature of the earth’s atmosphere...

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