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The Question of the Month
Live Poll

  • What do you have planned for the summer?

    • Travel
    • Swimming
    • Sleeping
    • Spending time with friends
    • Summer school
  • What do you have planned for the summer?

    • Travel (0%, 0 Responses, 6 Total)
    • Swimming (0%, 0 Responses, 6 Total)
    • Sleeping (83.33%, 5 Responses, 6 Total)
    • Spending time with friends (0%, 0 Responses, 6 Total)
    • Summer school (16.67%, 1 Responses, 6 Total)

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  • The Meh List

    1. On-and-off weather
    2. Bees and bugs
    3. Cramming for finals
    4. Sunburn
    5. Prom Tables
    6. AC2 Summer

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  • Compare and Contrast

    Springing into Summer vs. Falling into Fall
    Springing into Summer:
    Mood: End-of-School Excitement
    Biggest Fans: Restless students
    Pros: Summer Reading List

    Falling into Fall:
    Mood: Back-to-school buzz
    Biggest Fans: Parents
    Pros: Triumphs of Term I

    Winner: Springing into Summer

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  • Food for Thought:

    "Success isn't about how much money you make, it's about the difference you make in people's lives."
    -Michelle Obama

    "War is wretched beyond description, and only a fool or a fraud could sentimentalize its cruel reality."
    -John McCain

    "You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax; all you
    need is a book." 
    -Dr. Seuss
  • Marcelo's Joke of the Issue:

    Q: How was the Roman Empire split in two?

    A: With a pair of Caesars!

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  • Upcoming:

    June 8 - 7pm - Spam Jam Under the Tent

    June 9 - 10am - 357th Commencement

    June 3-24 - International Festeval of Arts and Ideas, New Haven, CT

    June 26 - Hopkins Summer School Begins

    September 1 - Freshman Orientation
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Editor in Chief 
Helena Lyng-Olsen

Managing Editor 
Lilly Tipton

Kristina Yarovinsky
Theo Tellides
Izzy Lopez-Kalapir
Saira Munshani
Sarah Roberts
Zander Blitzer
Jeffrey Gu
Olivia Capasso
Ellie Doolittle
Veronica Yarovinsky

Emilia Cottignoli
Katie Broun
Lily Meyers
Katherine Takoudes
Collette Mourier
Connor Pignatello
Connor Hartigan

Audrey Braun
Alex Hughes
Spencer Lockhart
JR Stauff
Noah Schmeisser
The Beat
Saloni Jain
Sarah Chung
Elena Savas
Alexandra Sokol

George Kosinski
Samantha Phelan
Ziggy Gleason
Cartoon Artist
Melody Parker

Nina Barandiaran
Arushi Srivastava

Business Managers
Deepak Gupta

Faculty Advisers
Canny Cahn
Elizabeth Gleason
Jennifer Nicolelli
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