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Room for Dissent

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The Forum or its other...

Good Game, PPE: A Retrospective

The International Community School Class of 2012’s unofficial motto, which for the briefest of moments had been official, was: “It’s going to be a...

The Lost Art of Losing Things (and What It Taught Me...

I climbed in through my window after spending four days on campus. I had already learned how to avoid skinning my knees on the...

Extremism: Bad In All Forms

When people hear the word “extremism,” their thoughts probably jump to religious fanaticism or militaristic nationalism.Contrary to popular imagination though, extremist behavior takes many forms and is more...

(Un)chained: Finding Liberation in a Sex Dungeon

Inspired by the recent performance of The Vagina Monologues at CMC, this piece is part of a series of  Forum articles by women at CMC about women...

Why Yes Can Mean No

Inspired by the recent performance of The Vagina Monologues at CMC, this piece is part of a series of  Forum articles by women at CMC about women...

Finding Meaning at Claremont

“But being is making: not only large things, a family, a book, a business: but the shape we give this afternoon, a conversation between...

Let’s Talk About Sex

Inspired by the upcoming performance of The Vagina Monologues at CMC, this will be the first in a series of  Forum articles by women at...

Senior Reflection: This Article Is Not About Leadership

Like many of us, CMC got me on the leadership shtick.I had held a few leadership roles in high school through athletics and clubs—some...

Letter from the Editors: Anonymous Commenting

Dear Forum readers,This letter is written by Tess Hubbeling, outgoing Forum Editor-in-Chief (2014-15), and Shannon Miller, incoming Forum Editor-in-Chief (2015-16) with a note about our...