Destroyers of the Arctic

The Arctic Ocean is one of the most isolated biomes in the world. Only about 4 million people live scattered across the vast Arctic Region, and its harsh climate makes it less livable for humans than other parts of the world, consequently making it a great environment for Arctic animals to settle in. This was…

The Digital Divide in Online Education

The striking impact of digital poverty was manifest in the Covid-19 pandemic, during which many students’ ability to learn from home was disrupted, sometimes severely, by poor access to digital infrastructure. These inequities threaten to exacerbate persistent disparities in public education that short-change students of color and those from low-income families, resulting in potentially lasting…

Mask Caption

Hierarchy is a common phenomenon in society. Hierarchy is manifest in job settings or even outfits. Masks have become a must-have in our daily lives and people turned them into accessories to accompany their outfits. It is fun seeing people in different masks. However, it is crucial to have the awareness of the purpose of…

THIMUN The Hague: Where Are We From?

THIMUN 2021 Online marks the 53rd conference of THIMUN The Hague and the second online THIMUN (Singapore being the first). Due to travel restrictions, it has been slightly harder for delegates to get to know each other, as the only things that seem to connect them are their devices. But that shouldn’t prevent us from learning more…

An SDC Progress Report

The Sustainable Development Committee (SDC) debates critical issues that concern the UN Sustainable Development goals. This year, the committee started off strong.    On the first day of the conference, delegates in the SDC read their policy statements detailing their stances. Immediately after, the delegates converged in small groups and focused on developing resolutions for…