First Vaping-Related Death Reveals the Dangers of Electronic Cigarette Use

Juuls have grown to be such a marketable and profitable product that they are now being displayed as a top-seller item in smoke shops.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

August 27, 2019

In many modern high schools, nicotine consumption is becoming a considerably large issue. In recent years, teens have turned away from plain old cigarettes and are flocking to the newest trend: vaping, the practice of inhaling nicotine through electronic cigarettes, vape pens, and Juuls. With the novelty...

Hawaii: Is it Wise to Raise the Smoking Age?

Raising the smoking age might encourage teenagers to stay away from smoking.

Daniela Quijano, Managing Editor

January 28, 2016

Hawaii rung in the new year by raising the smoking age to 21 due to the rise of tobacco and e-cigarette use, officially becoming the first state to have taken such drastic measures. However, it is likely that raising the smoking age will not decrease the use of tobacco because people under 21 will...

Recap: November 9 – 15

This week: Myanmar elections, Obama and Netanyahu meet, Mizzou protests lead to changes and Supreme Court to hear abortion case.

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

November 15, 2015

International Affairs Myanmar election: Suu Kyi's NLD wins landslide victory "Myanmar's opposition National League for Democracy [NLD] has won a landslide election victory, officials say. With more than 80% of contested seats now declared, Aung San Suu Kyi's party has more than the two-thirds it need...

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