The Purple Tide

To vote or not to vote

Alyssa Lusk, copy editor

February 7, 2020

The current political atmosphere in America is incredibly polarized, but regardless of ideology, a fundamental value in American culture is participation in government and deriving governmental power from the people. It is vi...

Just Keep Swimming: Madison Kim reflects on her swimming career

Alyssa Lusk, Copy Editor

January 9, 2020

Trekking to practices before the sun has risen, senior Madison Kim dives into the water at 5 a.m., an hour at which most students are sound asleep. The smell of chlorine is all too familiar to her as she was introduced to the sp...

The future we face: Climate change debate sparks controversy and concern

Alyssa Lusk and Austin Burcham

October 1, 2019

From raging forest fires and melting ice caps, to declining coral reefs and catastrophic hurricanes, natural disasters due to human interaction with the environment have put our lives and those of future generations at risk. ...