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Opinion: Casino Night is a Fun SNA

January 15, 2014

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By Jesse Zhou '16 Staff Writer  Peddie’s first casino night took place on Jan. 4. The activities included blackjack, poker, roulette, a craps table and a trivia game. Students of all grades tried their luck to win more chip...

Opinion: All Fall Sports Teams Should Count the Same on Blair Day

November 14, 2013

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Jesse Zhou’16 Staff Writer Many students who want to participate in a sport but do not necessarily have the skills to make the varsity team often play on the junior varsity or thirds teams. They train and practice just as hard...

Opinion: Varsity, JV, Thirds Should Not Count the Same for Cup

November 14, 2013

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By Rajae McCinek’16 Staff Writer The decision of making all sports team equal to one point on Blair Day is a controversial one. Some people claim that everyone should be equal on Blair Day. However, this is a faulty argument. ...

Opinion: Teenagers Should Participate in Politics

November 7, 2013

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By: Morgan Spivey '14 Staff Writer On Oct. 16, I was able to exercise my right to vote for the first time! I will never forget the excitement I had while signing my name, entering the booth, and casting my vote. It was an irrepl...

Opinion: Young People Cannot Influence Politics

November 7, 2013

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By: Cassie Follman’16 Staff Writer A person is legally seen as an adult when they turn eighteen. While some teenagers dread this time when they have to grow up and think about their impending future, others look forward to th...

Opinion: Mr. Mooney’s Office Should be Relocated to Students’ Center

October 26, 2013

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By: Jesse Zhou '16 Staff Writer The student-teacher relationship is an invaluable part at Peddie. With a 6 to 1 student teacher ratio, Peddie emphasizes the need for individual attention for students. Such emphasis allows the ...

Opinion: Relocating Mooney’s Office to Campus Center is Unnecessary

October 26, 2013

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By: Alyssa Lee '14 Section Editor It has been proposed that Mr. Mooney, Dean of Students’ Life, would move his office from Annenberg Hall to Finn Caspersen Campus Center. Those who support his move contend that this would a...

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