Daily Archives : August 28, 2014

How We Destroy the Scientists of Tomorrow

Go to any college admission session and ask, “What activity is most impressive that a high aspiring science or engineering student can do for college admissions?” For those that do get an answer, the response will overwhelmingly be the same:…

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What CNN Never Told You About The Israel-Gaza Conflict

(This article originally appeared in The Rice Standard on August 6, 2014. Reprinted with the author’s permission.) I sit on my bed, cradling my head in disbelief. It’s 5:30 pm: I’ve just arrived home from work and opened my laptop to check the news….

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