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    Worth Every Ounce

    by  • June 6, 2016 • Homepage, Opinion • 0 Comments

    Like most who are able to complete the rigorous four years required of them from high school, my rapidly approaching graduation did not come without struggle. All manner of problems from social to academic and extracurricular have tried their best (and at times succeeded) to derail my life until I came crashing down in...

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    by  • May 26, 2016 • Homepage, Opinion, Political Opinions • 0 Comments

    The smartest men this country has ever seen are the Founding Fathers. Each one of them, from Madison to Jefferson to Adams to Hamilton, are some of the smartest men the world has ever seen–and maybe will ever see. And no, this isn’t some pipe dream about how we need to take this country...

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    Put MCAS in the Past

    by  • March 29, 2016 • Homepage, Local Opinions, Opinion • 0 Comments

    If you’re from Massachusetts, you’re probably familiar with the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS). The purpose of MCAS is to improve curriculum and instruction, evaluate student and school performance, and to partially determine whether or not students receive high school diplomas. The system was designed in 1993 by the Massachusetts Department of Education. according...

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    Genetic Engineering: Modifying the Human Genome One Allele at a Time

    by  • March 18, 2016 • Opinion • 0 Comments

    At the heart of the technological society that characterizes the United States lies an unacknowledged paradox. Although the nation increasingly depends on technology and is adopting new technologies at a breathtaking pace, we are not equipped to make well-considered decisions or to think critically about technology. Technology is a product of engineering and science....

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