Op-Ed: The Meaning of Meaninglessness

Op-Ed: The Meaning of Meaninglessness

What’s the point? Why do most of us spend twelve years in a classroom to learn things we might not even retain, and spend another…

What Schadenfreude Has to Do With High School

What Schadenfreude Has to Do With High School

Ever been to a circus act before? Were you awed by elephants playing with hula hoops? Amazed at how the trapeze artists seamlessly flew through…

5 Awesome Philosophy Lessons I Learned in “The Big Lebowski”

5 Awesome Philosophy Lessons I Learned in “The Big Lebowski”

Every movie is touched with at least a hint of philosophy – be it specific philosophical references and allusions or the own personal philosophies of…

Humanities Major: Asking the Questions That Answer Your Life

Humanities Major: Asking the Questions That Answer Your Life

What is Humanities? Some majors prepare you for a career. Humanities prepares you for life. Humanities is an unusual major. It’s interdisciplinary in a way that…

Summer Abroad in Greece: Life Lessons Learned

Summer Abroad in Greece: Life Lessons Learned

This summer I was given a fantastic opportunity to study abroad with Duke University in Greece. Fittingly enough, the course was titled “The History of…

Why It’s So Scary to Try and Choose the “Right” College

Why It’s So Scary to Try and Choose the “Right” College

Feeling alone as you swim through the terrifying waters known as the college admission process? Have no fear! We have several seniors blogging about ups, downs,…

5 Ways Senioritis and Existentialism Are Basically the Same Thing

5 Ways Senioritis and Existentialism Are Basically the Same Thing

It is March 2014. As of the writing of this article, there are 88 days before graduation. Every single senior in my high school has…

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