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A Changing Niseko

A Changing Niseko

Article by Emma Rekate, Writer

March 13, 2019


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Up in Hokkaido, the northernmost prefecture of Japan, two hours away from Sapporo, lies a ski area named Niseko, otherwise known as ASIJ’s February Ski Break Campus. Niseko is one of the most popular ski destinations for students and families, especially those who love waist-deep powder and shabu-sha...

The NBA Season, Part II: What to Watch For

The NBA Season, Part II: What to Watch For

Article by Alex Katsuleres, Writer

February 27, 2019


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The NBA season is reaching its mid-way point. The trade deadline has passed, the All-Star Game is fast approaching, and all around chaos has enveloped the league as teams prepare for the stretch run into the playoffs, the draft, or free agency. In just three months, the NBA has changed drastically—h...

The Resurgence of the Wrestling Program

The Resurgence of the Wrestling Program

Article by Shawn Dobberfuhl

February 19, 2019


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Since the year 2000, the New England Patriots have risen to the top of the National Football League. The ASIJ wrestling team is in the midst of a similar climb right now. Last year, ASIJ sported a much smaller team compared to this year. While the team has grown this year, the number of ASIJ champio...

Hoops for the Wealthy: How the NBA is Limiting Fan Access

Hoops for the Wealthy: How the NBA is Limiting Fan Access

Article by Alex Katsuleres, Writer

January 21, 2019


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In sports, there’s nothing quite like going to an NBA game in person. Watching games on TV, while still very enjoyable, could never top the sheer spectacle of watching Giannis dunk like he’s on an 8-foot hoop or hearing rabid Celtic fans scream obscenities at players while covered in green. Nowaday...

Picking a Team: Your Hanabi Guide to the 2018-19 NBA Season

Picking a Team: Your Hanabi Guide to the 2018-19 NBA Season

Article by Alex Katsuleres, Writer

November 8, 2018


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Over the last decade, the NBA has exploded globally unlike any American sports league. Constantly changing storylines, highly visible stars, and influence over the fashion and entertainment industry are just some of the reasons that the NBA has become the fastest growing sports league in the world. The...

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