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Las Vegas Tragedy Hits Close to Home

Nina Narayan ‘18

October 12, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

Las Vegas was the scene of one of the deadliest mass shootings in United States history. On Oct. 1, from a room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel, Stephen Paddock, a 64-year-old native of Nevada, fired bullets down at...

The Impending Threat of War With North Korea

Nina Narayan '18

October 5, 2017

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North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test last month, violating international law. In addition, North Korea has launched numerous missiles, creating great anxiety in South Korea and Japan. There is great fear that North Korea...

Head’s Day Heading in a New Direction

Sue Lee '18

September 27, 2017

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The beginning of a new school year brings changes to one of Peddie’s oldest traditions, Battle of the Heads. This annual all-school field day consisting of a competition among four teams, DeGray, Seltzer, Green, and Potter,...

Devastation and Destruction: The Shattering Effects of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria

Nina Narayan '18

September 27, 2017

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Harvey, a category four hurricane, devastated several parts of Texas and other coastal areas earlier this month, affecting over 450,000 people and destroying at least 150,000 homes. The storm dropped approximately twenty-seven...

South Korea’s Replacement for President

Elaine Moon ’18, Section editor

May 18, 2017

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South Korea had a particularly rough year last year. As the government’s corruption was revealed, Park Geun-Hye, a former president now, went through a process of impeachment for the first time in Korean history. On March 10,...

The French Election

Nick Berlet ’18, Staff writer

May 18, 2017

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In an effort to preserve the far-right movement around the globe, the National Front party of France put forth Marine Le Pen to contend in the French election against a slew of candidates ranging from far-left to centrist, most...

The Rising Concern of Electronic Cigarettes at Peddie

Sophie Furigay '18, Section editor

April 24, 2017

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Electronic cigarette and vaporizer use among teens has become a concern across the United States, and within the Peddie community. Electronic cigarettes, e-cigarettes, or e-cigs are small, generally battery powered devices t...

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