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A Moral Dilemma

A Moral Dilemma

April 30, 2020

COVID-19 Has No Borders

Mia Huerta ‘21

April 20, 2020

  Shivering, malnourished immigrants huddled in cage-like detention centers after being separated from their families. Pens divided by metal fencing are their only physical separation from their loved ones and worse, fro...

GROWING PAINS

GROWING PAINS

April 20, 2020

How Much Quarantine is Too Much Quarantine?

Claire Bosch '21

April 20, 2020

Although most of the nation is currently stuck in their homes, quarantined to prevent further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are some around the United States asking the question: “Might we be doing too much?” These ...

The Coronavirus

Margot Striegel ‘20

March 10, 2020

The coronavirus has taken the world by storm in what seems like a matter of days, igniting global fear and concern. From spreading myths and increasing death tolls, the virus has captured the attention of the whole world. Here...

Australian Bushfire Crisis

Australian Bushfire Crisis

February 18, 2020

What Happened in the U.S Impeachment Process?

Maggie Rhoads '23

February 18, 2020

On July 25, 2019, President Donald Trump spoke by phone with President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine. On this phone call, President Trump was alleged to have pressured President Zelensky to investigate his 2020 rival, former Vice-President...

Mandatory Selective Service Registration for Men, but Not Women?

Margaret Rhoads ‘23

December 20, 2019

On May 18, 1917, six weeks after the United States entered World War 1, Congress passed the Selective Service Act, which currently states all young men between the ages of eighteen and twenty-five must register for the Selectiv...

Diversity Leadership Council Welcomes Guest Speaker Karl Constant

Mia Huerta ‘21

December 10, 2019

On November 6, the Diversity Leadership Council hosted a guest speaker to talk about diversity and its relationship to Benedictine values. Organized in part by sophomore Tommy Melgoza, the guest speaker Mr. Karl Constant is th...

Unrest in Hong Kong

Unrest in Hong Kong

December 9, 2019

Students Strike for Climate Change

Mia Huerta '21

October 23, 2019

As thousands of youth across the globe rally for climate awareness, it’s hard not to be swept up in the desire for long-awaited change and recognition of this issue. Younger generations are becoming more aware of politics and econ...

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