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Lucia Gaviria

Lucia Gaviria, Assignment Editor

Lucia Gaviria is a member of the 2021 class. This is her second year in Journalism and she is an assignment editor. Her first published article was “Security Council, Peace and Security in Africa (Story)” Other than Journalism,Lucia is the COSMUN press chief, and she plans to study multimedia journalism and english in the US. She’s passionate about playing tennis, reading and writing and her favorite quarantine finding was Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë. 

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Learning for the 21st Century

Learning for the 21st Century

April 17, 2021

In the 21st century, learning the parts of an atom is no longer enough for students to develop themselves successfully in the real world. Memorizing is now old-fashioned, and schools need to give their...

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The Handmaid's Tale graphic novel, a different take on the original book published in 1985 by Margaret Atwood.

A Taster of Atwood

March 15, 2021

The Handmaid's Tale was published in 1985. However, in the 21st century, it has become more relevant than ever. It tells the story of Gilead, a society with a totalitarian government in which women have...

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The Epitome of Reading Culture at TCS

The Epitome of Reading Culture at TCS

February 10, 2021

In a survey conducted this month to TCS high school students, only 36.6 percent of them claimed that they have reading habits. When current high school students were in elementary, they were exposed to...

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Dias sin ti, a book that presents a heartwarming tale on loss and grief by the Spanish author, Elvira Sastre.

A New Perspective on Grief

November 19, 2020

There are different types of loss. The loss of a best friend, of a lover, of a parent. Loss doesn't necessarily mean death; a break up can hurt just as much. Loss is never too small, it's always meaningful. Elvira...

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Students during the pandemic, looking desperately for the SAT test center that is available for them to take the exam.

Standardized Testing Complicated by COVID-19

October 3, 2020

The SAT and ACT test center closures have affected students in Medellin looking to study abroad this past 6 months.  Students in Medellin started to struggle to take the exams back in May, when the...

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This is the hotline any victim can use to reach out for help.

A Silent Pandemic at Home

August 30, 2020

At night, when I look in a mirror, all I can see are the bruises that extend from my forehead to my legs, and I can't help but wonder: when will COVID-19 be over? This is a description of what women...

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TCS Families spending time together while enjoying Candle Night.

20th Edition of Candle Night at TCS a Huge Success

January 24, 2020

The Columbus School hosted its 20th Annual Candle Night celebration on December 4th attended by about 3000 visitors. The event in the upper parking lot ran from 4:30 to 8 pm and included 50 food stands,...

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Recollection of the piggy banks by the foundations staff

TCS Community Embracing the Thanksgiving Spirit

November 30, 2019

Following the tradition that takes place on November 27, every year, The Columbus School Foundation plans to collect money to gift the maintenance staff, thanking them for their hard work. The foundation...

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Delegate of South Sudan, United States, Russia and Democratic Republic Congo prepare to debate the nuclear weapons crisis in Sudan during Friday's session.

Nuclear Crisis in Sudan Tests Security Council Resolve

March 10, 2018

In the Security Council, Sudan has gained access to nuclear weapons given to them by North Korea and claims they will use them if necessary. In yesterday's debate, the Security Council presidents presented...

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Delegates from North Korea, Mali, Iran, United Kingdom, and Nigeria prepare for debate in Thursday's Security Council session.

Security Council, Peace and Security in Africa

March 9, 2018

The Security Council began to debate solutions to improve peace and security in Africa with the goal of increasing the self-sufficiency. The delegations within the committee discussed reforming laws...

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