The Discoverer

Isabelle Vergnaud

Isabelle Vergnaud, Freelance Writer

Isabelle Vergnaud is a member of the class of 2021. This is her first year in Journalism and she is a Freelance Writer for the newspaper. Her first published article was “Student’s Privilege Blinds Them From Reality.” Her biggest passion is the environment and she is interested in writing about it. Outside of Journalism, Isabelle is part of the volleyball team and loves to sing. After graduation, she will be going on a gap year to travel and learn French. She will study something related to Biology but doesn’t know where yet. During quarantine, she discovered that walking is her favorite sport. 

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Veganism: The Key to a Sustainable Society

Veganism: The Key to a Sustainable Society

April 12, 2021

For the past couple of months, I've been mocked by my friends for being vegan. Veganism has become a joke on social media and social life, so people have started to mock me for it. Still, this lifestyle...

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Is Our Privilege Stopping Us From Fighting Climate Change?

Is Our Privilege Stopping Us From Fighting Climate Change?

February 12, 2021

Four years ago, I became a vegetarian after researching the meat industry’s effects on the environment. When I explained this to people around me, they responded with judgemental comments. No one ever...

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“Social leaders” and citizens in Colombia face with violence everyday, but there is no sign of the TSC students caring about the topic. This issue has gotten worse during quarantine, with various cases of police brutality reported. “...we are not seeing social leaders being murdered around the corner because we live in el Poblado, but if we lived in el Choco or in Riohacha or in more rural areas, I think it would change,” TSC student Salome Beyer said.

Student’s Privilege Blinds Them From Reality

October 2, 2020

Indifference has been shown by the Columbus School students regarding the ongoing protests in Colombia after a police encounter that resulted in the death of a citizen.   After the case of police...

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