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Speak Up, Stand Out

Speak Up, Stand Out

April 27, 2017

The worst feeling in the world is being deprived of a voice. For decades everyone has fought for a chance to voice their opinion. But for Anastasia Lin, speaking out for the people who cannot, results in negative consequences....

A Sexist Study

A Sexist Study

April 27, 2017

After Donald Trump was elected President, an uproar of various emotions took hold in the United States of America. Whether it was a good idea or a total idiot move is up to you, but one thing has gotten my attention: ...

GPA Investigation Part 3: The Teacher’s Perspectives

GPA Investigation Part 3: The Teacher’s Perspectives

April 17, 2017

  In GPA Investigation parts one and two, the history and background of GPA, as well as student’s perspectives on GPA, were looked into and in...

The Good, the Bad, and The Ugly

The Good, the Bad, and The Ugly

March 30, 2017

The world has now experienced over two months of a Trump presidency, and, boy, has it been a wild 60 days. Even if you are looking at it objec...

GPA Investigation Part Two: The Student’s Perspectives

GPA Investigation Part Two: The Student’s Perspectives

March 20, 2017

Students use GPA every day of their academic careers, and yet their opinions are often overlooked when it comes to how the system works. What are the ...

Déjà Vu on Oscar Night

Déjà Vu on Oscar Night

March 16, 2017

On February 26, 2017, The 89th Academy Awards ceremony was held. While this was a celebration and moment to rejoice, it was tainted by a blunder. W...

The Case of Edward Snowden

The Case of Edward Snowden

March 8, 2017

If you asked someone to describe Edward Snowden in one word, you might get an answer ranging from “patriot” to “traitor”. These words are antonyms of one another, yet both descriptions work depending on how yo...

Myths & Misconceptions

Myths & Misconceptions

February 28, 2017

Upon birth, we are designated a horoscope dependent on which month we were born in. This horoscope can determine a multitude of things about your...

GPA Investigation Part 1: What is GPA?

GPA Investigation Part 1: What is GPA?

February 17, 2017

What is GPA? Many students in ISB see it as everything to them. Although GPA is only one piece of the puzzle of your college applications and your success in life, it is seen to many as the most vital piece. A good GP...

The IB Grading Scale: Is it a 1 or 7?

January 27, 2017

Recently, ISB’s administration have begun looking at our grading policies (see “A to F or 1 to 7” published on Jan 27th on PantherNation for m...

The Sin of Misinformation

The Sin of Misinformation

January 18, 2017

Pope Francis has recently labeled disinformation as "probably the greatest damage that the media can do". He compared the media’s obsession with scanda...

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