The Herd

Bernie, Biden, and the Coronavirus: an analysis of the 11th Democratic Debate

Kayley Roche and Brian Foisy

March 21, 2020

The 11th Democratic primary debate took place Sunday, amidst all of the frenzy and panic surrounding the coronavirus pandemic that is overtaking the nation. Co-hosted by CNN and Univision, the debate was moderated by CNN’s Dana B...

Kurdistan: American Withdrawal and American Betrayal

Elliot Gere, Guest Writer

November 23, 2019

The Kurdish people — or “Kurds” — are the largest ethnic group in the world that do not occupy a state of their own. This unfortunate status has been associated with them ever since the early 1920s when Britain and Fr...

School Board Leadership Collapses as Interim Superintendent Situation Unfolds

Everett Beals, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

On September 26, 2019 - just 17 days after her hiring on the 9th of the same month - the RSU 21 School Board of Directors moved to accept the resignation of interim superintendent Dr. Maryann Perry, a decision which they have desc...

Interim Superintendent Named

Everett Beals, Staff Writer

September 14, 2019

This Monday, September 9th 2019, the RSU 21 School Board moved to confirm the hiring of interim superintendent Dr. Maryann Perry. The motion passed with unanimous consent, with both student representatives voting in favor. The decision c...

2019/20 Budget Meeting

Jake Towne

May 15, 2019

Tuesday, May 14th was the date of the annual budget meeting for the RSU 21 district. The meeting was relatively quick compared to previous years. Before each vote, usually decided by a show of hands, the moderator, Durward Parkinson,...