Like many of the teachers who "graduated" last spring, former science teacher Joe Burwell is taking full advantage of his retirement.
“I have definitely enjoyed my time off so far,” Burwell said. “Now, I sleep in until 4:30 or 5:00 a.m., compared to waking up at 3:15 during school.”
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Before the first model UN meeting, senior Pauline Keselman took a proactive approach to recruitment.
“I went around to the lunch tables and talked to the freshmen and asked them to tell their friends,” she said.
Keselman feels it is crucial to get to know the students she is trying to recruit.
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In 2013 and 2014, the activities fair was held during open house. Photo from Beachcomber archives.
Have Americans gotten so sick and tired of the gridlock in Washington, of the seemingly inept politicians they themselves elect, that they are willing to elect someone as politically inexperienced and asinine as Donald Trump?
The Sept. 23 episode of Comedy Central’s South Park, “Where My Countr... READ MORE »»
United States Capitol; Photo by Kevin McCoy via Wikimedia Commons.
Given its subject matter, one might expect F. Gary Gray’s Straight Outta Compton to be violent and gratuitous. However, it’s actually a heartfelt and emotional journey. Even viewers who are not followers of hip-hop music will still probably enjoy Straight Outta Compton, as it captures the passion a... READ MORE »»
Last week, President Obama announced that the United States would accept up to 10,000 Syrian refugees.
However, many criticize the United States for not taking in more.
Anne Richard, the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration, explained in an interview with NP... READ MORE »»
Refugees at border crossing in Macedonia, Aug. 24, 2015. Photo by Dragan Tatic via Wikimedia Commons.