Breaking the scientific glass ceiling

By Rebecca Perlin, Senior writer

According to the National Girls Collaborative Project, which studies the presence (or lack thereof) of women in the science-technology-engineering-math (STEM) realm, women made up only 13 percent of engineers in the workforce, and 25 percent in computer and mathematical science occupations, in 2014. ...  Read More »

April 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Senior Abby Douglas, left, says that new study hall rules often go unenforced.

Study hall changes: no big deal if rules aren’t enforced

March 31, 2016

At the beginning of January, new rules were implemented in AMSA study halls. These included a call to...  Read More »

College campuses, ostensibly places of enlightenment, are too often the sites of cultural insensitivity and ignorance.

How can so many students be so culturally insensitive?

March 27, 2016

One idea for a good time: pretending to be pregnant, wearing gold chains around the neck with hair braided...  Read More »

Gov. John Kasich of Ohio agreed to an email interview with The AMSA Voice.

Kasich clings to role as GOP ‘adult in the room’

March 22, 2016

Last week could have been the end of Gov. John Kasich’s presidential campaign if not for a decisive ...  Read More »

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FBI is wrong in its demands to Apple

FBI is wrong in its demands to Apple

By Mykalah Jacob and Robert Williams

The ongoing dispute between Apple and the FBI concerns an individual iPhone. Overriding its encryption in a quest to find potentially sensitive information is a one-time request, right? Wrong. Security...  Read More »

March 14, 2016 • 1 comment

The water supply for Flint, Mich. has been contaminated with lead.

Flint: A cry for justice for a city in need

February 2, 2016

What has happened in Flint, Mich. is an embarrassment. The entire city of Flint deserves more than the state government has...  Read More »

Rolling Stone magazine erred by giving Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman editorial control over a piece about him.

Rolling Stone breaks a fundamental rule of journalism

January 27, 2016

One would hope that you learn from your mistakes—apparently Rolling Stone magazine hasn’t. Rolling Stone faced much-deserved con...  Read More »

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The West must come together to combat terror

The West must come together to combat terror

By Cassandra Xavier, Co-editor

The face of terrorism is becoming increasingly visible and what’s emerging is ugly. In the past three years, the Western world has suffered through five major terrorist attacks perpetrated by Islamic fundamentalists. Two...  Read More »

March 30, 2016 • 0 comments

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UConn women: Too good for their own good?

UConn women: Too good for their own good?

By Nick Sousa, Staff writer

There is no doubting the talent of the University of Connecticut’s women’s basketball program. The Huskies won their fourth straight NCAA championship three weeks ago, crushing Syracuse by 31 points in the title game. Surprising? Hardly. UConn has won 75 consecutive games and no opponent through a 38-...  Read More »

April 28, 2016 • 0 comments

The men's and women's basketball teams at UConn were honored together at the White House when both won titles in 2014.

Critics of UConn’s success are missing the point

April 28, 2016

Honestly, female athletes can’t seem to get a break. It seems like our continued presence and dom...  Read More »

Tom Brady and the Patriots saw injuries derail their Super Bowl hopes.

For Patriots, it’s wait ’til next year

February 23, 2016

Now what? Another NFL season is gone and every team, save for the Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos,...  Read More »

Long-time rivals Tom Brady, left, and Peyton Manning will meet in the playoffs yet again Sunday.

Brady and Manning, one more time

January 22, 2016

The greatest rivalry in the NFL will likely see its final matchup Sunday. It’s not, of course, New...  Read More »

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Scoreboard

  • Friday, April 8

    Boys Varsity Track

    AMSA 64 - Innovation Academy 72

  • Friday, April 8

    Girls Varsity Track

    AMSA 99 - Innovation Academy 35

  • Tuesday, February 9

    Boys Varsity Basketball

    AMSA 65 - South Lancaster 60

  • Wednesday, February 3

    Girls Varsity Basketball

    AMSA 30 - Assabet 48

  • Wednesday, January 20

    Boys Varsity Basketball

    AMSA 47 - Blackstone Millville 36

  • Tuesday, January 19

    Girls Varsity Basketball

    AMSA 40 - Assabet 35

  • Tuesday, January 19

    Boys Varsity Basketball

    AMSA 52 - Assabet 89

  • Friday, January 15

    Girls Varsity Basketball

    AMSA 33 - Abby Kelley 29

  • Wednesday, January 13

    Boys Varsity Basketball

    AMSA 40 - Main South 54

  • Wednesday, January 13

    Girls Varsity Basketball

    AMSA 38 - Claremont Academy 51

On this day …

On this day …

In 715, Pope Gregory II was elected. In 1536, Anne Boleyn, the second wife of King Henry VIII of England, was beheaded on charges of adultery, treason, and incest. In 1743, Jean-Pierre Chris...  Read More »

May 19, 2016 • 0 comments

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In Brief

Trio sets four school records

Trio sets four school records

By Staff reports

Freshman Megan Scott and sophomore Hannah Black each set school records on Friday to lead AMSA's girls varsity track...  Read More »

April 13, 2016 • 0 comments

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