The Epitaph

Teachers rise with creativity in the face of adversity

School looks very different from what it used to be six months ago, as online learning brings its own set of challenges.

By Karuna Chandran, Xochitl Neely, Ritaja Subrahmanya, and Sahil Venkatesan

October 4, 2020

The pandemic has changed the way education works, moving the focus from in-person instruction to online learning. Because of this, teachers have needed to do plenty of restructuring, both in terms of curriculum and finding new ways to interact with their students.  Online learning, for example, has forced mus...

Wildly popular TikTok app faces potential ban

TikTok is known for its whirlwind of viral challenges, trending dances and humorous comedy skits.

By Macy Li

August 19, 2020

Over the past few years, teens from all across the world have fallen in love with TikTok, an app that has redefined internet culture and social interaction among Generation Z.  TikTok is known for its whirlwind of viral challenges, trending dances and humorous comedy skits. It has also become a popula...