Study Abroad: Sabina’s Sightseeing

When our bus pulled up to the Cliffs of Moher, it was so windy that the top of the bus was buffeting. I looked out the window and saw people’s coats blowing wildly, and the grass whipping back and forth. The...

‘Born a Crime’: A Book for the Summer

“IMMORALITY ACT, 1927: To prohibit illicit carnal intercourse between Europeans and natives…” begins Trevor Noah’s 2016 memoir, “Born a Crime.” Noah, a comedian and the current host of “The...

Airline Dress Codes Promote Sexism

Dress codes are common in high school classrooms and the workplace. But one wouldn’t expect to see them on an airplane. As reported by the New York Times, two teenage girls were refused entry to their...

Inkwell Spotlight: ‘Wastebasket Story’

Once upon a time, my mom allowed me to have candles in my room. Now she doesn’t, and I can’t blame her, and the following story is also a really good argument for Fairfield’s anti-candle policy. I was...