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Sweet tooth: Popular candies around the world

Sweet tooth: Popular candies around the world

Flora Peng and Emily Xia

March 31, 2019

In 2016, the U.S. ranked no. 1 in the world for total candy retail volume, which means that over 5 million pounds of sweets were consumed throughout the year. With options ranging from Japanese Kit Kats to German Haribo gummies, commercial candy in the U.S. contributed to roughly 13% of adults’ to...

Common thoughts about Common Core

Common thoughts about Common Core

Maya Murthy

September 23, 2013

Department chairs discuss what the new national standards are, and how they will affect the student body. Read More »