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The Coat of Arms

The Student News Site of Menlo School

The Coat of Arms

The Student News Site of Menlo School

The Coat of Arms

All content by Penelope Stinson and Alex Levitt
At the 2022 winter olympics, the illegal use of drugs became a topic of public conversation. Staff illustration: 	Sutton Inouye.

Discussion: What’s Wrong with the Pressure-Packed Olympics?

April 19, 2022

Arguably the biggest talking point of the 2022 Winter Olympics was Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva and the illegal drugs that she allegedly had in...

In this new Coat of Arms column, News Editor Alex Levitt and Opinions Editor Penelope Stinson will discuss a controversial issue relevant to the Menlo community or the world as a whole. In this edition, the discussion centers around the college admissions process. Staff illustration: Sophie Fang.

Discussion: The College Admissions Process

January 27, 2022

Should standardized tests be mandatory, optional or not considered in college applications? Alex: It makes sense for standardized testing to be...

As the presence of social media grows, discussions on censorship and the extent to which free speech should be allowed on these digital platforms arise. Staff illustration: Dorinda Xiao.

Discussion: To What Extent Should Social Media Posts Be Censored?

January 5, 2022

In this new Coat of Arms column, News Editor Alex Levitt and Opinions Editor Penelope Stinson will discuss a controversial issue relevant to the Menlo...

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