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  • Neither Political Party Won the Election and Here’s Why

    Neither Political Party Won the Election and Here’s Why

    Sophia Wolmer, Editor of School News

    December 4, 2016

    How did Donald Trump, a politically inexperienced plutocrat capture the presidency? A year ago, no one would have been predicted that Mr. Trump would win by a landslide the first week of November. Yet he did, and this is why: A Republican Candidate was going to win this election, and this inevitability can be explained by two statistical reasons... READ MORE »»

  • Meet the Teachers: Mr. Spinelli

    Meet the Teachers: Mr. Spinelli

    Rachel Hur and Rachel John

    December 2, 2016

    Though a recent addition to the faculty, Mr. Spinelli is no stranger to BCA: he was part of the graduating class of AMST 2007! As our  new music teacher, he directs the school choir and hosts a variety of other music electives, such as Chamber Choir, Music in Society, and Theory. The Chronicle ca... READ MORE »»

    Mr. Spinelli's official BCA senior portrait. Class of AMST 2007.

  • #TBT Book Recommendations

    #TBT Book Recommendations

    Su Min Kim

    November 23, 2016

    Considering how busy BCA students are, many of us have a hard time finding time to read books in our leisure time. However, everyone has favorite childhood books, and taking a trip down memory lane may even encourage you to revisit one of these charming, all-time favorites. Or perhaps, a new book from... READ MORE »»

  • Entrepreneurial Science- Provita Pharmaceuticals

    Entrepreneurial Science- Provita Pharmaceuticals

    Emily Kong and Claire Hsu

    November 22, 2016

    Provita Pharmaceuticals strives to improve the quality of life of patients by extending the lifespan and increasing the efficacy and cost effectiveness of their medications. Provita is a virtual, student-run, startup biotech firm with technology aimed at extending the longevity and efficacy of ... READ MORE »»

Neither Political Party Won the Election and Here’s Why

Neither Political Party Won the Election and Here’s Why

Sophia Wolmer, Editor of School News

How did Donald Trump, a politically inexperienced plutocrat capture the presidency? A year ago, no one would have been predicted that Mr. Trump would win by a landslide the first week of November. Yet he did, and this is why: A Republican Candidate was going to win this election, and this inevitability can be explained by two statistical reasons...

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Reflecting on Rio: The Russian Doping Scandal

Reflecting on Rio: The Russian Doping Scandal

Sophia Wolmer, Editor of School News

Sadly winning an Olympic medal is sometimes determined not by the capability of the athlete, but instead by the drugs he or she is taking. Recent discussions concerning the use of illegal drugs to enhance athletic performance have focused on whether or not the Russian Olympic team should have been banned from the Rio 2016 Olympics for sustained drug usage...

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Nov 16 • No Comments

The SCOTUS Nominee Blockade: A Dangerous Precedent for Youth?

The SCOTUS Nominee Blockade: A Dangerous Precedent for Youth?

Peter Park

After associate Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia passed on February 13th 2016, the Republican-led Senate has not shown signs of abandoning its blockade of any judge President Obama nominates. Despite the President’s nominee being the “conservative Demo...  Read More »

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Entrepreneurial Science- Provita Pharmaceuticals

Entrepreneurial Science- Provita Pharmaceuticals

Emily Kong and Claire Hsu

Provita Pharmaceuticals strives to improve the quality of life of patients by extending the lifespan and increasing the efficacy and cost effectiveness of their medications. Provita is a virtual, student-run, startup b...  Read More »

Nov 22 • No Comments

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Neither Political Party Won the Election and Here’s Why

Neither Political Party Won the Election and Here’s Why

Sophia Wolmer, Editor of School News

How did Donald Trump, a politically inexperienced plutocrat capture the presidency? A year ago, no one would have been predicted that Mr. Trump would win by a landslide the first week of November. Yet he did, and this is why: A Republican Candidate was going to win this election, and this inevitability can be explained by two statistical reasons...

Read More »

Dec 4 • No Comments

Reflecting on Rio: The Russian Doping Scandal

Reflecting on Rio: The Russian Doping Scandal

November 16, 2016

The Roots of Rap and Ignore Fetty Wap

December 9, 2015

Flying Syringes Deliver Ethical Questions

Flying Syringes Deliver Ethical Questions

November 11, 2015

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The student news site of Bergen County Academies