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Benjamin Who '24/The Hotchkiss Record

What Makes a Good All-School Speaker?

In the past few weeks, students have listened to presentations by several all-school speakers. But what makes a speaker effective?

The Editorial Board

Oct 20, 2022

Wally Gobetz

There Ain’t No Such Thing as a Free Lunch

Biden's student debt relief plan does more harm than good, raising questions about its true intentions. 

ETHAN CHOI '26

Oct 20, 2022

Lauren Niem '26/The Hotchkiss Record

Iran Must Overturn its Restrictive Hijab Law

The law is a clear sign of gender-based discrimination, and it limits women’s right to express themselves.

SIA REDDY '26

Oct 20, 2022

Huntyr Ammons ’25/The Hotchkiss Record

Are We All Two Years Younger, Mentally?

The pandemic changed all of our lives. But for children and adolescents, those impacts hit especially hard.

SOPHIE PERKEL '24

Oct 20, 2022

Quisha Lee '24/The Hotchkiss Record

Biden’s Foreign Policy: Noble Yet Frail

The President’s words have far outpaced his actions. When it comes to our allies, we need more real action.

MAADHAVAN PRASANNA '25

Oct 20, 2022

Benjamin Who '24

The Early Bird is Sleep Deprived

Experts agree that ample sleep is crucial for teens. But the current school start time makes that nearly impossible.

TEO EVERTS '26

Oct 20, 2022

Twitter Needs Reform. Can Musk Get it Done?

Sophie Elliot

May 19, 2022

We Need To Talk About Physical Discipline

Ryoto Furutani '25

May 19, 2022

Re-Thinking Violent Crime in Chicago

Maccoy Barry '23

May 19, 2022

Don’t Count Peloton Out. It’s Just Getting Started.

Armaan Haji '23

May 19, 2022

France Isn’t Out of the Woods Yet

Maadhavan Prasana '25

May 19, 2022

Benjamin Who '24/The Hotchkiss Record

Re-Thinking Violent Crime in Chicago

Chicago residents who live 10 miles apart face different realities — is it time to rethink how we approach violent crime?

MacCoy Barry '23

May 19, 2022

Benjamin Who '24/The Hotchkiss Record

Twitter Needs Reform. Can Musk Get it Done?

The billionaire has pledged to restore free speech to the platform — but can he be trusted? 

SOPHIE ELLIOTT '24

May 19, 2022

Welcome to the Era of American Inflation

Aaliyah Wang '25

Apr 28, 2022

The World’s Next Grave Threat Isn’t Getting Enough Attention

Ryoto Furutani '25

Apr 28, 2022

Kate Chou '25/The Hotchkiss Record

China’s Zero Covid Policy Has Done Enough Harm

Anonymous

Apr 28, 2022