The Scarlet

Woodchucks, blind dates, and exotic pasta: Alternative things to do in COVID quarantine

Will Clark, Scarlet Staff

June 5, 2020

Lately, I’ve been prowling around my typical news outlets (the Globe, the Post, the barrage of Elizabeth Warren emails I’m still getting) and none of them has dared to leave the pale of boring, cliched suggestions for entertaining...

Morocco to Manhattan: A Perilous Journey Home

Lukas Pomerville, Contributing Writer

May 18, 2020

Wearing a black baseball cap with “The Scarlet” printed on it in red letters, Gari De Ramos ‘21 sits in New York at her kitchen table doing work on her laptop. She is accompanied by her father in the nearby living room and...

COVID-19 Changes Summer Plans

Anas Shaikh, Contributing Writer

May 18, 2020

“It’s one thing for the virus to take away school, but now our summer plans too?” says Anna Kaplan, a second year at Clark. Kaplan is one of many students here who’s readjusting her plans because of the coronavirus pandemic. Kaplan,...

Clarkies Respond to Pandemic’s Impacts

Ksenija Scahill, Contributing Writer

May 18, 2020

First year Amelia Gantt was hoping that the coronavirus could be contained in early March until she heard the news that she would be returning to her home in Alexandria, Virginia. “I remember telling myself that I wouldn’t...

Whipping Up a Recipe: How Clarkies are Eating in Quarantine

Ivor Dolan, Contributing Writer

May 16, 2020

Many college students find cooking on their own to be a daunting task. “Cooking is scary but it’s fun if you keep trying it,” says Sam Rubel, a graduating senior at Clark. Rubel is socially isolating alone at a family house...

Op-Ed: COVID-19 in the Israel-Palestine Conflict

Monica Sager, Scarlet Staff

May 8, 2020

Through concerted partnerships between the Israeli government and many Israeli-based NGOs, medications and treatments to combat disease have made their way to the world's most disenfranchised populations for decades. Amid the...

The COVID Panopticon

Ian Francis, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2020

Amidst recent subjugation to self-imposed quarantine, I’ve found myself inadvertently rotating through various social media platforms in order to occupy those pockets of the day where attention for schoolwork has been lost....

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