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Stop Politicizing Masses

Nick Dias

March 16, 2020

At the Mass of Our Lady of Guadalupe in December, there was an unprecedented two homilies spoken. The first was an invitation to participate in Holy Mass, a sacred tradition for Catholics around the world. The second was an attack...

Politics Do Not Affect Masses

Aidan Brett

March 16, 2020

At the Mass of December 12, the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, a speaker talked about the American-Mexican border and the conditions of it. At this time, it happens to be a much-disputed political conversation. Now, one may say...

Go Test Optional

Joe Chase

March 16, 2020

For fourteen days a year, high school students across America spend their Saturday mornings taking standardized tests. Most colleges require either the SAT or ACT as a part of the admissions process. However, the practicality...

Change Midterms

Kedrick Delino

March 16, 2020

It’s a new year. School is back in session and students at BC High and many other high schools across the nation are preparing for midterm exams during the second and third weeks of January. As students at BC High, we are trained...

A Critique of Midterms

Foxx Hart, Opinions Editor

March 16, 2020

The first version of this article was written prior to midterms, and was, shall we say, “unsympathetic" to the concept. Beginning again after midterms, my opinions remain mostly unchanged, but I think whether the school continues...

How I Would Change Education

Roy Zhu, News Editor

March 16, 2020

Note: This article is an extended version of an application essay that I submitted to an academic program not affiliated with BC High. The prompt was to describe one problem that you want to try to solve. I am a passionate person, ...

Is a BC High Education Ignatian?

Foxx Hart, Opinions Editor

December 5, 2019

Boston College High School is a disproportionate presence in many of our lives. Most high schools ask their students for eight hours each day: classes, homework, and studying, maybe some extracurricular activities if there’s...

Fix the Water Fountains

Jack Gavin

December 5, 2019

At BC High, as students, we often have a lot on our plate. Kids are rushing around, class to class, building to building, floor to floor, hall to hall. Kids have lots of homework, frequent tests, quizzes, etc. The overall point...

How to Survive Junior Year

Steven Roche, Editor-in-Chief

December 5, 2019

Ah, Junior year, the most important yet “harshest” high school year. As a junior at BCHigh, I have the wonderful opportunity to experience the horrors and gruesome nights of monstrous heaps of assignments every single day....

Does BC High Lack Patriotism?

Nick Vickery

December 5, 2019

Although BC High has flags in every classroom, is it really patriotic? Many schools across America recite the Pledge of Allegiance every day before classes, but BC High does not. From this arises the problematic quest...

Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenian or Azerbaijani?

Nick Vickery

December 5, 2019

Nagorno-Karabakh is a region that Armenia and Azerbaijan have been fighting over for years.  Although the region may not seem significant, especially considering its size, it marks one of the many points in Armenian history where...

Climate Change is at a Stalemate

Christian Topinio

December 5, 2019

Solar energy is absorbed by our lands and continents as it reaches our planet. This heat naturally tries to go into space, but some of that heat is absorbed by greenhouse gases (carbon dioxide, methane, etc). This allows ...

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