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Call Ed: Parking problems

Call Ed: Parking problems

TKC Staff

May 14, 2016


Filed under Opinions, Staff Editorials

Parking in the Dougherty Ferry lot would save Mark Mackenzie, junior, almost a half mile of walking and nearly 10 minutes every day. His first hour, AP Calculus BC, and his seventh hour, Aerospace Engineering, are both next to Dougherty Ferry. The Essex lot is nearly a quarter mile across campus. Throughout...

Call Ed: Breaking ranks

Call Ed: Breaking ranks

TKC Staff

May 9, 2016


Filed under Opinions, Staff Editorials

One or two honest mistakes can drop an A to a B. In the eyes of high-achieving students, the likelihood of recovering from a low test grade is next to none. Honestly, they aren’t completely wrong. In order to maintain high grades in honors and AP classes, each student has to avoid slip-ups. And, anyone w...

Big World. Big Money. Big Mac.

Big World. Big Money. Big Mac.

Justin Sweeney, features writer

February 29, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

With 167 currencies across the planet, currency exchange can be a difficult concept to grasp. While a U.S. dollar may be close in value to a Euro, other currencies, such as the Indonesian Rupiah, have vastly different values altogether. In 1986, The Economist developed the “Big Mac Index” as a g...

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