The ‘Peace Games’: North and South Korea’s Tumultuous Olympic History

By: Allyson Roche ’19 Every time the Olympics roll around, scandals often overshadow the athletes themselves. From Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan’s feud in the 1990s to Russia’s doping scandal in 2016, controversy seems to follow the infamous international event. As the games began on February 9th, the location of the 2018 Winter Olympics – […]

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The​ ​Unhealable​ ​Wound​ ​of​ ​America

By: Maria Guinnip ’20 September​ ​11,​ ​2001.​ ​5:45​ ​AM.​ ​American​ ​Airlines​ ​flight​ ​11​ ​from​ ​Boston,​ ​Massachusetts crashes​ ​into​ ​the​ ​north​ ​tower​ ​of​ ​the​ ​World​ ​Trade​ ​Center.​ ​At​ ​that​ ​time,​ ​current​ ​Notre​ ​Dame students​ ​were​ ​at​ ​home​ ​watching​ ​cartoons​ ​or​ ​immersed​ ​in​ ​the​ ​comfort​ ​of​ ​their​ ​mother’s​ ​womb. Sixteen​ ​years​ ​ago​,​ ​September​ ​11​ ​became​ ​known​ ​as​ […]

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