The Picador

A Brave New World: Election 2016

Liz Casey '17 and Alexa Dannis '17

November 18, 2016

Filed under Opinions, Showcase

The 2016 election was so ugly that "we the people" were sort of screwed from the start. Both candidates are so damaged in public opinion that it’s questionable if either option was viable. By the end of the campaign, no mat...

JV’s Brightest Stars

JV’s Brightest Stars

November 18, 2016

Why Grades Suck

Erica Ashby '18, Editor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Opinions, Showcase

In last week’s essay  the topic of our flawed education system and its evolution toward independent learning was discussed. “Our independence of interest seems to fade as our motivation to learn is clouded by college, grades,...