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What Next? The 2024 Egg Drop Olympics?

Scout S, Junior As collegiate Quidditch teams popularize around the world and hundreds participate in the UK’s annual cheese rolling competition, the word ‘sport’ becomes a vague term. The Oxford dictionary defines a sport as, “An activity involving physical exertion and skill in which an individual or team competes against another or others for entertainment.” …

Amelia Hewson | publishinghaus

Are Equal Opportunities Really Equal?

Erika C, Junior With a 4.6% acceptance rate, the prestigious Ivy League, Harvard University, is one of the most selective institutions in the world. However, a recent controversy with Harvard’s affirmative action program – which gives specific ethnicities priority in the college admission process- has tainted the world-renowned reputation of the school. In 2014, a …