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Mapped: Class of 2017

Mapped: Class of 2017

See where the class of 2017 is going to college on this interactive map.

May 26, 2017

Dean of Students, Upper School counselor take on new directions

Dean of Students, Upper School counselor take on new directions

Mia Fares, Staff Writer

Upper School Dean of Students Elisa Inman is departing after ten years of service to become Assistant Head of Middle School at the John Cooper School, while McCarty will be on maternity leave after the birth of her daughter Sage.

May 4, 2017

Alumni artwork featured in “Creative Visions” exhibition

Alumni artwork featured in “Creative Visions” exhibition

Sophie Gillard, Staff Writer

Curated by Dan Havel, “Creative Visions Beyond the Storied Cloisters" features alumni artists including photographer Claire Dorfman ('14) and designers Preston Boyer ('13) and Bach Mai ('07).

May 1, 2017

Former Review columnist, Houston Chronicle editor named Pulitzer finalist

Former Review columnist, Houston Chronicle editor named Pulitzer finalist

Iris Cronin and Amy Liu

Evan Mintz ('04) was named a Pulitzer Prize Finalist in Editorial Writing. This reprint of an article from the January 2014 print issue of the Review covers Mintz's journalistic career, from the Review to the Houston Chronicle.

April 17, 2017

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Features

English teacher Linda Carswell retires after ten years at St. John’s

English teacher Linda Carswell retires after ten years at St. John’s

Irene Vasquez, Editor-in-Chief

English teacher Linda Carswell reflects on her years teaching English and leading her mixed advisory.

May 27, 2017

Athletics, fine arts address tricky dilemma of making cuts

Athletics, fine arts address tricky dilemma of making cuts

May 9, 2017

Senior A.J. Moore finds unique job at Houston rodeo

Senior A.J. Moore finds unique job at Houston rodeo

May 3, 2017

Latin teacher Mindy Wolfrom leaves her mark

Latin teacher Mindy Wolfrom leaves her mark

April 25, 2017

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Culture

The beginnings of Snail Mail and music in high school

Jordan graduated from high school this year, balancing schoolwork and touring with her band. My first set of questions tackled her experiences in school and the beginning...

August 7, 2017

Snail Mail’s Lindsey Jordan opens up about her journey

Snail Mail’s Lindsey Jordan opens up about her journey

August 3, 2017

Classic plays refreshed at Houston Shakespeare Festival

Classic plays refreshed at Houston Shakespeare Festival

July 30, 2017

Postcards from Summer: Rockbrook Camp

Postcards from Summer: Rockbrook Camp

July 28, 2017

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Opinions

Under Review: Wonder Woman

Under Review: Wonder Woman

Ryan Chang, Assistant Online Editor

Patty Jenkins' 'Wonder Woman' brings a welcome jolt of excitement and heart to the DC Cinematic Universe.

June 8, 2017

“13 Reasons Why” peddles misconceptions to vulnerable audience

“13 Reasons Why” peddles misconceptions to vulnerable audience

May 15, 2017

What a Fool Believes: Wickedness or Weakness-The duality of “DAMN.”

What a Fool Believes: Wickedness or Weakness-The duality of “DAMN.”

May 12, 2017

Looking Up: Earth Day and An Antidote to Despair

Looking Up: Earth Day and An Antidote to Despair

April 21, 2017

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Sports

How a lucky plantain boosted Morris’ (’17) athletic career

How a lucky plantain boosted Morris’ (’17) athletic career

Henry Still and Eli Desjardins

Henry Morris' (17) lucky object is a plantain he brings to his lacrosse games. Inexplicably, the plantain seems to bring miracles.

May 23, 2017

Weight training offers emotional, physical gains

Weight training offers emotional, physical gains

May 15, 2017

Girls’ golf makes history at SPC

Girls’ golf makes history at SPC

May 5, 2017

Track teams take second at SPC

Track teams take second at SPC

May 3, 2017

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Odds&Ends

Free Press Summer Fest 2017 Preview

Free Press Summer Fest 2017 Preview

Irene Vazquez, Claire Furse, and Lilah Gaber

Read these essential tips from Irene, Claire, and Lilah before the 2017 Free Press Summer Fest.

June 2, 2017

Top 10 online stories of 2016-2017

Top 10 online stories of 2016-2017

May 17, 2017

Day in the Life of an ISAS Arts Festival actress

Day in the Life of an ISAS Arts Festival actress

April 17, 2017

Top Ten classic spring break activities everyone will love

Top Ten classic spring break activities everyone will love

March 10, 2017

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