Economic changes okay for China, bad for US

Yahya Salih, Staff Writer

September 18, 2015

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China has long been the fastest growing economy and the most desirable to invest in. Now, as a result of an economic crash, their once amazing economic growth has downgraded. Starting in June, the Chinese stock market dropped over 30 pe... Read more »

Organizations abroad and at home act to save environment

Maksym Kosachevskyy, Staff Writer

September 18, 2015

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“The environmental crisis is extremely severe, and the effects could be ominous, threatening decent human survival, in the not very distant future,” said Noam Chomsky, an organizer of the call-to-action movement, in an email intervie... Read more »

Study Abroad Photo of the Week

September 18, 2015

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Kyoto, Japan Carson Risser ‘17 studied throughout Japan this summer, visiting places like Kyoto, the former imperial capital of the island country. Each week we will feature a picture from students’ experiences abroad. ... Read more »

World & Nation News in Brief

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

September 18, 2015

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Cuba The government of Havana, Cuba, will release 3,522 prisoners ahead of a visit from Pope Francis.  This will be the third time Cuba has granted mass amounts of prisoners release before a papal visit. Though prisoners con... Read more »

Study Abroad Photo of the Week

September 11, 2015

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Siena, Italy Karlen Lambert ‘16 took this photo of the Siena Cathedral and Dome at sunset. The view shows one of the three hills that the city is built on. Each week we will feature a picture from students’ experiences abroa... Read more »

Tropical Storm Erika rocks island of Dominica

Anthony Pasquale, Staff Writer

September 11, 2015

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It is hurricane season. For some, this may mean nothing. For others, this is the scariest time of the year. Within eight hours your living situation can change. Your community may never recover. This all recently happened... Read more »

World & Nation News in Brief

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

September 11, 2015

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Europe In Iceland, France and other countries around the world, families are opening their doors to thousands of refugee families. The migrants are coming from countries like Syria, Afghanistan, Eritrea and Iraq. Many are s... Read more »