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Sanders Stoic as Democratic Candidates Old and New Criticize his Campaign.

Sanders Stoic as Democratic Candidates Old and New Criticize his Campaign.

Jacob Self

January 22, 2020

The past couple of weeks have been pretty tough on Bernie Sanders. The Vermont senator and presidential candidate has recently come under attack by several prominent Democrats from every corner of the party, and left-leaning news outlets have piled on as well. In a documentary set to premiere this coming...

Do Carbon Offsets Result in Carbon Neutrality?

Do Carbon Offsets Result in Carbon Neutrality?

Cody Busch-Weiss, Writer

January 6, 2020

Carbon offsets have become increasingly popular lately, with celebrities such as Elton John and Emma Watson paying to carbon offset airplane flights. But what exactly are carbon offsets and do they neutralize carbon emissions? The general idea behind carbon offsets is that after you do something that...

Dani Abrams Honored at Bowdoin

Dani Abrams Honored at Bowdoin

December 11, 2019

HITTING THE BOOKS Seventy-four Bowdoin fall athletes were named to the NESCAC All-Academic team, which honors students in sophomore year and beyond who have maintained at least a 3.5 unweighted GPA. All-Sportsmanship awards are handed out by the NESCAC Student-Athlete Advisory Committee to one athlete o...

Registration for the Laguna community is NOW OPEN!

Registration for the Laguna community is NOW OPEN!

December 3, 2019

Saturday, January 11, 2020 12:30-5PM 4125 Paloma Drive The free event will serve as a regional competition for Santa Barbara’s young LEGO builders to showcase their talents in a challenging, competitive environment. EVENT LOGISTICS • The event will take place on Saturday, January 11 in Laguna Blanca'...

Hong Kong Chaos

Hong Kong Chaos

Ian Brown, Wesley Shultz, and Claire Tolles

November 26, 2019

One of the world’s most powerful economies is currently being thrown into chaos. Since early June, the dependent territory of Hong Kong has been engulfed in mass protests against the government of China that have spanned across the city. The area acts as a major business center for both the nation and ...

Apply Now for Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards

Apply Now for Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards

November 26, 2019

Awardees Leading Change Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awardees are continuing their work, moving forward with their leadership, and standing out as national role models. Check out the incredible national features on Sabina...

Congrats to The Fourth Estate

Congrats to The Fourth Estate

November 13, 2019

The work of  student journalists on the staff of the Fourth Estate was selected for publication in the Winter Issue of the Communication: Journalism Education Today, a publication of the Journalism Education Association (JEA). When submitting his article "Nuclear Energy: Advantages and Issues," or con...

League of Legends World Championship

League of Legends World Championship

Wesley Schulz, Writer

November 12, 2019

This past weekend was the culmination of months of hard work for FunPlus Phoenix, a Chinese League of Legends team that has just won the world championship. Starting at 4 am Pacific Standard Time FPX began their 3 game series against G2 Esports to be crowned world champion. This is the second time in a ro...

OK Boomer

OK Boomer

Andreas Jackson, Writer

November 12, 2019

As a concept “OK boomer” is just like any other internet joke or meme; however, some folks have taken deep offense to the saying. In particular, Bob Lonsberry on twitter said that “Okay boomer is the n-word of ageism.” While the majority of people disagree with Mr. Lonsberry, his comments sho...

WWI Players

WWI Players

Boning (JZ) Zhang, Sports Co-Editor

November 12, 2019

101 years ago, the “Great War” officially came to an end. WWI is constantly argued as the war that marked the beginning of the end for Great European civilization. It ushered the introduction of ideological conflict and the emergence of fascist and communist states. Additionally, it saw the invention...

Yale Young Global Scholars

Yale Young Global Scholars

November 11, 2019

Dear Friends of NNSP, My name is Melissa Dwelley, and I work for a global summer program at Yale University. I'm reaching out to the NNSP community to spread news of our program for talented high school students. Thank you for sharing this opportunity with your network! Yale Young Global Scho...

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