Tech’s Spring Instrumental Concert

Tech’s Spring Instrumental Concert

By Jeremy Tu The Tech 2015-16 concert season concluded on May 26th with the Spring Instrumental Concert. This was a highly anticipated concert, since this was the first instrumental concert since the orchestra’s trip to China in late April. The Intermediate Orchestra, as always, opened the show. All of the songs they played were also […]

The Life of Justice Antonin Scalia And How It Reverberates Today

The Life of Justice Antonin Scalia And How It Reverberates Today

On February 13th, 2016, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died in Texas. In his almost 30 year service in the court, he was a controversial, but provocative figure in modern history. Born on March 11th, 1936 in Trenton, New Jersey, Scalia spent much of his life dedicated to law. He went to Georgetown University and […]

Guns In America: Where The Debate Stands

Guns In America: Where The Debate Stands

As President Obama enters his final year of presidency, he faces a pressing issue that has long haunted him in office: guns. During his presidency, there has been a massive rise in domestic gun violence across the country. Guns have always been part of American culture, from the discussion about the right to bear arms to […]

Obama Visits Islamic Society of Baltimore

Obama Visits Islamic Society of Baltimore

On February 3rd, 2016, President Obama visited a mosque, the Islāmic Society of Baltimore. This visit was part of the administration’s mission to promote religious tolerance, mainly in response to remarks on the GOP campaign trail, but also to come full circle and to reflect on the progress (or in some cases, progress not present) […]