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Editorial:Current lockdown security measures have some room for improvement

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January 28, 2013

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Unsigned editorials represent the majority opinion of the staff (assenting: 44; dissenting: 7; abstaining: 0)  In the aftermath of the recent Newtown shooting, schools across the country have called security procedures into que...

SAT is unfair for disadvantaged students

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December 10, 2012

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Written by: Cooper Aspegren Performance on the SAT is one of the most significant factors in a college’s decision to admit or deny a student from enrollment. Because organizations like U.S. News and World Report rank universitie...

High school ranking process should be fixed

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December 10, 2012

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Written by: Tim Wang In this world, every sort of product and institution is ranked and judged. People want to eat at the world’s best restaurants and read the world’s best books. High schools are no exception. However, the hig...

Homework gets us back to work

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December 10, 2012

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Written by: Utkash Dubey As an outspoken conservative that has stressed the importance of presidential policy in the past, I think it’s important to understand that America’s fiscal future isn’t merely a compilation of...

Obamacare legislation burdens Americans

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November 7, 2012

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Written by: Ben Atlas President Barack Obama’s signature legislation, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), otherwise known as Obamacare, is intended to lower the cost of healthcare and reducing the number of un...

Political apathy is harmful

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November 7, 2012

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Written by: Klaire Tan 2012 A.D.: The world is in a sorry state. America’s economy is struggling to stay afloat; according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the national debt has passed $16 trillion, and 12.1 million Ame...

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