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Uber relies on users' blind trust in drivers. Leah Phillips
Uber relies on users' blind trust in drivers.

Technology tries to put an end to stranger danger

Tinder, Uber and other services that rely on the trust of strangers are changing the way people interact online. Technology is making it easier and faster to meet, talk to, and work with strangers. But is it safe?

Out of this world planet names

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Bocce on the rise

Junior Falla Mathieu bends down. After a moment of concentration, she gently tosses a ball forward. It bounces once, twice, then glides down the gym floor before coming to stop. It's now the closest to the yellow ball, and Blair wins the game. The sport is bocce, and a small but dedicated crowd goes wild for Blair's close victory.

Measuring snow in pencils instead of inches

"Hey, it’s supposed to snow next week! Do you think we’ll have a day off?" "Maybe; What does MoCo Snow say?"

Skate like a girl

The casual observer might not even realize that Blair hockey number nine is sophomore Mollie Dalbey, the only girl on the Blair ice hockey team.

The story behind the ink

Is there anything you’d be willing to have inked on your body for the rest of your life? For some, a display so permanent might seem like a mistake, but others think tattoos are a cool way of expressing oneself through art. For a few Blazers, tattoos are a way of connecting and paying tribute to loved ones.

A Classier Classroom

A common misconception about Blair is that it’s easy to get lost traversing the halls because of the school’s size. What really makes it hard to find your way is that all the classrooms look the same. Imagine if each room had its own unique decor or theme, making them easy to distinguish not just by the number on the door, but by what it actually looks like.
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"I like to travel with teens because I like to watch them see the world for the first time" - Anne Cullen