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A Dystopian Present

A Dystopian Present

By Jake Paz-Priel

February 8, 2018

August 12, 2039 Beginning this academic year, parents are sending record numbers of applications for their unborn children to participate in internships in order to have a competitive edge. Selective daycare programs groom 12-36 month-olds for Ivy League schools. Yearly tuition for the top-notch dayca...

The Advantages (and Disadvantages) of Early Decision

The Advantages (and Disadvantages) of Early Decision

By Connor Dargan

December 9, 2017

As application deadlines creep up on seniors, the repercussions and benefits for Early Decision applicants are becoming increasingly clear.  Some seniors apply early just to get a better shot at getting into a prestigious school. In doing this, they often fail to recognize what Early Decision means for t...