What Is Drama Fest?

By Isabella-Marie Selden The Drama Festival is an annual acting competition between multiple schools in Massachusetts. Each school chooses a play to perform and bring to the festival. The festival is held at one of the schools in Massachusetts, and the day consists of watching performances and performing. On Saturday, April 27th, BB&N Drama Fest … Continue reading What Is Drama Fest?

The Harvard Admissions Lawsuit & A Brief History of Affirmative Action in The United States

By Alexandra Kluzak Affirmative action in the United States has been challenged in several high profile court cases since it was enacted in 1961, and today it comes under fire yet again, this time by a group of Asian American students suing Harvard University for allegedly discriminating against them and rejecting them for their race. … Continue reading The Harvard Admissions Lawsuit & A Brief History of Affirmative Action in The United States

The College Admissions Scandal

By Max Boesch-Powers Recently, an admissions scandal has rocked the high stakes world of a college education. Coaches and test administrators representing various colleges accepted bribes from top-tier lawyers, actors, company executives and other American elite in exchange for a highly sought after college education. Bribes ranged from $15,000 to $75,000 for a professional test-taker … Continue reading The College Admissions Scandal