The Lasso

Beyond the blue and red

Crossing from Conserve School into the Sylvania Wilderness (Photo by Colter Adams).

Colter Adams, Managing Editor

February 20, 2020

When I decided to attend Conserve School, a one-semester program for environmental leadership, I anticipated that I would gain invaluable skills as a naturalist and environmental activist. However, I never could have guessed in a million years that I would change my entire perspective on politics, and in...

George Mason is falling apart- here is how it will be rebuilt

The new high school design

Charlie Adams, Opinion Editor

January 28, 2020

The current George Mason High School building has served students honorably for over 68 years, two years longer than its namesake was alive for. Many of the design features and systems are obsolete due to advances in modern technology. This has resulted in wasted resources and energy, a fact that student...

Partisanship is the real reason our government is not protecting the environment

Evan Jones, News Editor

December 4, 2017

15,364 scientists from over 184 countries signed an open letter on November 13 expressing concerns with the damage done to the environment.  The scientists claim that the environment’s capacity for life has worsened since 1992, when a similar letter was released by the Union of Concerned Scientis...

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