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Splash Weekend at MIT: A Student’s Perspective

Anais Killian, Contributing Writer

December 11, 2019

During the weekend of November 23rd and 24th, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) held its annual teaching and learning event, Splash, which was founded in 1957.

Bowing to China, LeBron Pushes Justice Aside

Bowing to China, LeBron Pushes Justice Aside

December 3, 2019

In public discourse, the opinions and words of those at the top often ring out the loudest. When Muhammad Ali took a stand against the Vietnam War, it was heard around the world.

MrBeast’s Tree Planting Campaign Inspires Fans

MrBeast’s Tree Planting Campaign Inspires Fans

December 3, 2019

YouTuber Jimmy Donaldson is an internet sensation known for presenting his acts of charity in creative and elaborate ways.

A Critique of Memorization: Why Rote Learning Needs to Go

A Critique of Memorization: Why Rote Learning Needs to Go

December 3, 2019

I’m sure most CRLS students have taken a vocabulary test during their high school careers, or perhaps a test on the sines and cosines of the unit circle.

How the College Board Furthers Inequity in the College Process

How the College Board Furthers Inequity in the College Process

December 3, 2019

Any CRLS senior looking for further education after high school will inevitably cross paths with the College Board.

Technology: For the People or for the Corporate World?

Technology: For the People or for the Corporate World?

December 3, 2019

As we enter a new age of technological advancement, American consumers must distinguish the line between technology for the benefit of the people and technology for the preservation of the bourgeoisie.

Eating Local for the Future

Eating Local for the Future

November 30, 2019

In 2019, it’s common to eat without thinking about the food itself. What is often missed is that the journey your food has been through before it reaches you.

Representative Hill Resignation

Representative Hill Resignation

November 30, 2019

The case of Katie Hill is a peculiar one. When she won her seat in 2018, she was the first Democrat to win in California’s 25th Congressional district in 25 years, and she showed promise as an up-and-coming new member of the House of Representatives.

Why the Democrats Should Not Impeach Trump

Why the Democrats Should Not Impeach Trump

November 30, 2019

In less than a year, voters all across America will decide to vote for a democratic candidate to compete against  President Trump. This year there are many...

Inefficacy of Activism Through Social Media

Inefficacy of Activism Through Social Media

November 11, 2019

With increased accessibility to technology, social media has come to dominate our lives and the ways we interact with others. Most notably, it has allowed fo...

Racial Climate Dialogue

Racial Climate Dialogue

November 10, 2019

The following pieces are part of the Register Forum’s new series of guest-written contributions from different CRLS clubs. The views expressed in these...

Thunberg: Influencer or Figurehead?

Thunberg: Influencer or Figurehead?

November 7, 2019

In August of 2018, the Swedish then-14-year-old Greta Thunberg began rising into the international spotlight. Every Friday, she would strike from school in...

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