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Mass Hysteria: A New Symptom of the Coronavirus

Mass Hysteria: A New Symptom of the Coronavirus

March 13, 2020

As of this week, schools are shutting down, the CIAC canceled all winter tournaments, and the Trump administration made harsher...

Virus Hits Our Shelves Harder Than Our People

Virus Hits Our Shelves Harder Than Our People

March 12, 2020

Undoubtedly, you have heard stories by now about ridiculously overpriced hand sanitizer, empty shelves of toilet paper and pasta,...

My Life is a Song for You

My Life is a Song for You

March 10, 2020

I. I heard fragile fingers dance Upon piano keys in June. What sweet seduction those Chords had fallen under; a tune Composed...

Black History Month: Contextualized in the US and in Our School

Black History Month: Contextualized in the US and in Our School

March 10, 2020

This article was co-authored by André Salkin, focusing on the history of Black History Month and how it is contextualized in th...

Amazon's Hunters Poster (left) Protesters at Unite The Right rally (right)

Amazon’s Hunters Reflects a Modern Issue

February 27, 2020

Unfortunately, bigots and Neo-Nazis in the government are not just fiction produced by Jordan Peele. The invasion  of hateful ideology into American politics is a very real and pressing issue.

The Health Benefits of Skiing

The Health Benefits of Skiing

February 27, 2020

Overview Skiing has many physical and mental health benefits; it improves our mental health, eating habits, immune system, a...

Why You Get Headaches in Class

Why You Get Headaches in Class

February 13, 2020

It is far from rare to hear someone in your class or a friend complaining about a headache. You probably have been the one with...

July

July

February 3, 2020

Resting beneath the silken sky, white with veiling vapor, I wished to return to summer.   I ached for the sea...

The Pervading Problems of First-World Feminism

The Pervading Problems of First-World Feminism

February 2, 2020

Preface: This article is a revised version of the TED Talk I gave for my Writing and Communications final. While one could spend years ...

‘Tis the Season of Senioritis

‘Tis the Season of Senioritis

January 30, 2020

Senioritis--anyone in high school has heard of it. Every year, the teachers dread the spring semester, when senioritis is at an...

Canvassing for Bernie Sanders:

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

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....

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