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And the Final Rose Will Go to…

Mac Fogler gives his prediction on the highly anticipated final episode By Mac Fogler Tonight is the penultimate episode of The Bachelor. This season has been full of ups and downs, and has been described by those involved as “unspoilable”, a welcome change since most endings are known before the show even airs. We have two women left, Hannah Ann

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Remembering Katherine Johnson

By Cate Cannon Katherine Johnson, the engineer best known as being one of NASA’s “Hidden Figures”, passed away recently at the age of 101. Johnson, a black woman who grew up in the early 20th century, made huge strides for women in the STEM fields. At a time when women were still considered domestic housewives, it was rare to find

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Why Teenagers Randomly Dance in Target

By Amanda Malnik A teenager in Target is casually walking the aisles and then suddenly breaks out into a dance that mostly consists of various arm movements and maybe some odd facial expressions. Does this sound familiar? Maybe this same scene happened to you in Publix or really any place a teenager might be. If you were genuinely confused, you

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A CliffsNotes Version of Leap Year

By Grace Bernstein Today is February 29, 2020 (well, when this article was posted it was February 29, 2020). Normally, February only has 28 days, but every four years our calendar has what is commonly known as a “Leap Year”. In reality, a leap year only adds one extra day in February to keep the Gregorian calendar in line with

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Editorial: The Morality of Capital Punishment

By Lauren Cohen As defined by the Merriam Webster Dictionary, capital punishment is “the practice of killing people as punishment for serious crimes.” The justification often used for capital punishment is revenge and retribution. Advocates of capital punishment cite biblical references such as “an eye for an eye” and the prohibition against murder in the Ten Commandments. Yet, there are multiple

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2020 Grammy Awards Breakdown

Cate shares her thoughts on the annual event Note: On occasion, we like to publish stories that expand past the halls of “The Hall”. This is one of those stories! By Cate Cannon On Sunday, Jan. 26, the 62nd annual Grammy Award show commenced. The biggest artists in music arrived in flowing gowns and designer tuxedos. Amidst rumors of sexual harassment

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