The Scarlet

The Past, the Present, and the Future of the Rohingya Crisis

Jason Fehrnstrom, Scarlet Staff

September 28, 2018

Students, faculty, community members, and advocates gathered Thursday, Sept. 20, to hear an eclectic panel address the humanitarian crisis currently unfolding in the southeast Asian country of Myanmar. The panel’s presentation, “...

Get On My Level

Lisa Musumba, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2018

The intermittent whirring of the blenders in Jazzman’s, the soft humming of the printers and computers, manic fingers typing, and the occasional, isolated coughs interrupting the droning silence. If you have spent time in Clark...

Speaking Up for Our Choices

Drashhti Bilimoria, Layout Editor

September 21, 2018

Many Clark students know that the University Commons (UC) as the central hub for all things Clark. It is home to the cafe and Bistro, the mailroom, the Grind, and a place to learn about on-campus events. What many Clarkies may ...

The High Price of Higher Education

Maral Askari, Contributing writer

September 21, 2018

It’s the time of the year when we’re full of festive cheer - Our wallets? Not so much! The thought of heading back to student poverty where tuitions, fees, and other expenses eat into most students’ budgets is indeed a haunting on...

Lack of “Respect” at Aretha Franklin’s Funeral

Pamela Picerno, Contributing Writer

September 14, 2018

Aretha Franklin, beloved for songs like “Respect” and “Chain of Fools,” died on August 16 of pancreatic cancer. Her funeral was intended to be a celebration of the American icon’s incredibly long and celebrated career. How...

AKOG in the Midst of a Crossroads to Diversify

Joanna Monge, Contributing Writer

April 16, 2018

All Kinds of Girls (AKOG) has undergone major changes in their structure and management to address observations by mentors of color in order to meet the needs of the young girls of color they mentor. The change began in 2015, starting ...

Growing C.S. Major Sparks Excitement and Frustration

Melanie Rotax, Contributing Writer

April 16, 2018

Growing C.S.  Major Sparks Excitement and Frustration   By Melanie Rotax Contributing Writer   In recent years, Clark’s computer science (CS) program has seen a sharp increase in majors, a source of both excitement ...

Capturing and Eroding the Self: From Self-Portraiture to the Selfie

Daniel Juarez, Managing Editor

April 16, 2018

Intrigue gripped attendees of the penultimate event in the Higgins School of Humanities’ lecture series, “Capturing and Eroding the Self: From Self-Portraiture to the Selfie,” at the Higgins Lounge in Dana Commons. Featuri...

Students Pack Boston’s Streets Advocating for Gun Safety

Nandita Modhubonti, Living Arts Editor

April 16, 2018

“Not one more,” is the first sentence of the mission statement of the March For Our Lives movement, a student-led demonstration that took place nationwide. The movement had 800 chapters nationwide and was organized by Never Agai...

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