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Canvassing for Bernie Sanders: “Your suffering is not necessary.”

Canvassing for Bernie Sanders: “Your suffering is not necessary.”

January 17, 2020

  This past Saturday I went door to door with fellow organizers from the Central Connecticut Democratic Socialists of...

Using the DSM-5 to Diagnose Characters in “The Office”

Using the DSM-5 to Diagnose Characters in “The Office”

January 17, 2020

*Please note that the following diagnoses possess no real scientific backing and were created for the sole purpose of entertainment....

“The most grim moment in human history.”: Past, Present, Future

“The most grim moment in human history.”: Past, Present, Future

November 14, 2019

I recently listened to a podcast called "Deconstructed," hosted by Intercept Journalist Mendi Hasan featuring MIT professor and...

How Art Can Help You In Science Class

How Art Can Help You In Science Class

November 13, 2019

Art and science are linked; they have and always will be two sides of the same coin. Through these lenses we seek to understand the world around us.

A List of 17 Lovely, Under Appreciated Things

A List of 17 Lovely, Under Appreciated Things

October 31, 2019

A List of 17 Lovely, Under-Appreciated Things Writing/receiving a handwritten letter in the mail The crunch of fallen lea...

Faculty Ally Panel: The Rundown and What is to Come

Faculty Ally Panel: The Rundown and What is to Come

October 18, 2019

On October 9th, Lyme-Old Lyme students and faculty came together to discuss the discriminatory and bigoted behaviors that stud...

Keep Columbus Day: A Mexican-American Perspective

Keep Columbus Day: A Mexican-American Perspective

October 18, 2019

Six states and 130 cities and towns have renamed Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day. There are worldwide protests against the...

Wellness Day 2019: Review

Wellness Day 2019: Review

October 2, 2019

This year’s Wellness Day was widely well received by the student body...

“There Is No Planet B” The Political Side of Climate Change

“There Is No Planet B” The Political Side of Climate Change

September 27, 2019

"I remember thinking that it was very strange that humans, who are an animal species among others, could be capable of changing th...

Allyship: What it Is, Where it’s Seen, and How We Can Better Practice it

Allyship: What it Is, Where it’s Seen, and How We Can Better Practice it

September 26, 2019

According to the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN), “Allyship is when an individual speaks out and advoc...

We Skipped Our Lessons to Teach You One: The New York City Climate Strike

We Skipped Our Lessons to Teach You One: The New York City Climate Strike

September 26, 2019

When Conner, Andre and I emerged from the subway and into the Financial District in New York City, there was immediately no doubt ...

Why We Need to Love Our Hometown

Why We Need to Love Our Hometown

October 12, 2018

After a twenty-four hour drive up the Coast, I arrived in Connecticut, with nothing but contempt simmering in my young stomac...

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