Best of SNO

Placing local and global surveillance under the magnifying glass

Placing local and global surveillance under the magnifying glass
March 19, 2014

The Patriot at The John Carroll School in Bel Air, Md., examines the National Security Agency (NSA) spying scandal, looks through the history of government surveillance, and magnifies the issue of spying...

Surveilling John Carroll School’s approach to private data

March 17, 2014

In the past few years, JC has taken measures to monitor student action more closely, both regarding technology and around the school. The Acceptable Use Policy was instated with the arrival of laptops...

Surveilling U.S. government’s approach to private data

Surveilling U.S. government’s approach to private data
March 17, 2014

Starting with an article by Glenn Greenwald in The Guardian, it has come to the attention of the United States, and the world, of a scandal by the National Security Agency (NSA) on surveillance. This initial...

School’s new breathalyzing policy nets no violators

School's new breathalyzing policy nets no violators
March 4, 2014

In hopes to create a safe environment for all Edina High School students attending the 2014 Sweetheart’s dance, a number of new policies were instituted, including increased administration and police...

Schools consider allowing trained faculty access to guns on campus

Schools consider allowing  trained faculty access to guns on campus
February 26, 2014

The debate rages throughout the state, across the nation, and even here at Groom School. Guns on campus -- are they a good idea or not? The state, with its approval of Senate Bill 1857 last year, has...

Load more stories