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Moving from Venezuela to Carmel opens new doors for students

Moving from Venezuela to Carmel opens new doors for students

Kassandra Darnell

April 19, 2019

Two years ago, senior Luisana Rodriguez and her mother left their home in Venezuela and moved to the United States in order to avoid the growing political and economic crisis spreading across the country. They first moved to Miami and then to Indiana, but at the time, the conditions in Venezuela wer...

Nuclear power promotes dependency

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November 20, 2008

By Michelle Hu <mhu@hilite.org> The issue of how best to obtain energy to sustain our nation is one of the biggest ones the president-elect will have to face. Last month’s Public Forum debate topic addressed the issue of significantly increasing the use of nuclear energy. It forced me to r...

Drilling in ANWR would delay real decision-making

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October 17, 2008

By Amy Flis <aflis@hilite.org> The approaching elections and continued rise in fuel costs have put increasing pressure on politicians to appease American voters by supporting oil drilling in protected environmental areas. The most prominent recent example has been the Arctic National Wildli...