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Does Learning Require Pain?

Does Learning Require Pain?

June 15, 2021

By NICOLE LE ’22  Frazzled yet cheerful, Elliot Wood* must be the most well-adjusted chronic procrastinator I have ever met. For someone who has internalized a learned helplessness towards his...

My Mom is My Superhero

My Mom is My Superhero

April 28, 2021

By SIA CHOKSHI ‘21 Today is National Superhero Day and for many people, their mothers or stepmothers are their superheroes. Over the past few weeks, I've spoken to five mothers about their experiences...

Calendar Chaos:  AP Test Countdown

Calendar Chaos: AP Test Countdown

April 19, 2021

By Abigail Alvarez ’21  Even though the school year is winding down, AP classes are gearing up to take their exams. This year, the College Board decided to offer three testing windows with in-person...

Aftermath of the College Admissions Scandal

April 19, 2021

By NIMISHA KUMAR ’22 Historically, the wealthy have had the upper hand regarding aspects of college admissions. Legacies and donations are some of the ways the system is tipped in the favor of certain...

An Angry Senior’s College Grievances (And Other Passing Thoughts)

April 19, 2021

By KATHLEEN ZHOU ‘21 Four years of hard work (hard work that has exponentially grown harder over the past decades, mind you) and you open the decision letter from your dream school. “Accepted,”...

Why Are All Of My Teachers Women?

Why Are All Of My Teachers Women?

April 19, 2021

By SIA CHOKSHI ‘21, SAMHITHA SANGARAJU ‘22, HANNAH STEINLAUF ‘22, and KATHLEEN ZHOU ‘21   Just as Women’s History Month is overlooked, teachers are too. We could not take the responsibility...

One Year and One Week of COVID-19

One Year and One Week of COVID-19

March 22, 2021

By VASUMATHI VENKAT ‘22 The tag #covidversary has been trending all over social media within the past week. After hitting this one year mark, we’ve been reflecting on this year of quarantine, reminiscing...

Grades and Performance in a Pandemic

February 8, 2021

By NIKHIL DONEPUDI ‘21 Grades and grading are deeply ingrained in the educational system. Not only do students chase perfect scores and 4.0s, but teachers and school administrations also actively...

Editorial: Don’t Be Biased – Black Lives Still Matter

Editorial: Don’t Be Biased – Black Lives Still Matter

February 8, 2021

By SCHYLAR SATCHELL ‘21 In June 2020, I wrote an editorial for The Eagle’s Eye detailing the victims of police brutality and inequalities challenging the wellbeing of Black Americans. Since then,...

Our Heroes

Our Heroes

February 8, 2021

By SIA CHOKSHI’21, SAANVI BHUTEJA ‘23, and MAHA MUSTENSIR ‘23 Black History Month runs from February 1 to March 1, a month that symbolizes the pivotal role African-Americans played in United...

“What’s Next? Plans After High School”

February 8, 2021

By ABIGAIL ALVAREZ ‘21 and RUDRA JOSHI ‘21 As the endless college tabs of essays, spreadsheets, and Common App come to a close, so does our high school experience. However, unlike any other year,...

Inequality in the Music Industry

Inequality in the Music Industry

February 8, 2021

By ALEXANDER BELEM ‘21 There has always been inequality in the music industry and it has gone unrecognized until the recent 2021 Grammy nominations. Black artists were snubbed from the awards, like...

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