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The ASL Political Society hosted Tina Fordham, a partner and Head of Global Political Strategy at Avonhurst and a member of the international advisory board at Cambridge University’s new Centre for Geopolitics. Fordham shared her specialized views on the results of the U.S. presidential election.

ASL Political Society hosts political analyst Tina Fordham

Amber de Saint-Exupéry, Staff Writer
November 13, 2020
The boys and girls JV and varsity track and field teams’ records were put on display in the gym foyer Oct. 29. Members and coaches on the team reflect on the records and their significance.

New display showcases track and field records

Kira Crutcher, Sports Editor: Print
November 11, 2020
The current electoral map shows President-elect Joe Biden above the 270 vote threshold required to be elected the next president. Biden’s running mate Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be the first woman of color elected to the vice presidency.

Biden wins presidency, community reacts

Cameron Spurr, Lead News Editor
November 7, 2020
Watching foreign shows can not only act as a form of entertainment, but can also simultaneously improve language skills. Staff Writer Amber de Saint-Exupéry highlights 5 authentic Spanish TV shows on Netflix to help improve listening and comprehension skills.

Top 5 authentic Spanish TV shows

Amber de Saint-Exupéry, Staff Writer
November 6, 2020
Panzers is one of the many restaurants students are unable to visit at lunch, resulting from High Schoolers complying with the closed campus policy. This comes in response to new government health guidelines for COVID-19.

Students abide by new closed campus rules

Nick Zirinis, Staff Writer
November 5, 2020
While politics are prominent in almost every aspects of our lives, there are certain platform that politics should not dictate, such as social media and entertainment. Culture Editor: Print Zainab Shafqat Adil reflects on how political differences should not play a role in the censorship of entertainment.

Politics should not censor entertainment

Zainab Shafqat Adil, Culture Editor: Print
November 4, 2020
Israel and Sudan have agreed to normalize relations in a deal brokered in a three way call with the U.S. Oct. 23. This agreement makes Sudan the third Arab country to reach peace deals with Israel in the past two months, following the United Arab Emirates and The Kingdom of Bahrain.

Israel, Sudan normalize relations

Sajah Ali, News Editor: Online
November 3, 2020
Opinions Editor: Online Daniel De Beer discusses whether or not the popular writing tool, Grammarly, hinders or helps students.

Grammarly both helps, hinders students

Daniel de Beer, Opinions Editor: Online
November 3, 2020
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