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

John Kennedy, Music columnist May 12, 2017
Music columnist John Kennedy reviews Kendrick Lamar's new album "DAMN.," which includes the hits "HUMBLE." and "DNA."

Alumni artwork featured in “Creative Visions” exhibition

Sophie Gillard, Staff Writer May 1, 2017
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).
Pulitzer finalist Evan Mintz ('04) visits the Review

Pulitzer finalist Evan Mintz (’04) visits the Review

Jack Shea and Alex Tinkham April 26, 2017
Former Review writer Evan Mintz was recently named a Pulitzer Prize Finalist. He visited the Review on April 12 to share his experiences. Video included.
Besides teaching Latin and Ancient Greek, Mindy Wolfrom has also advised the Junior Classical League (JCL) as well as Latin and Greek Club. She will teach at the Taipei American School next fall.

Latin teacher Mindy Wolfrom leaves her mark

Sophia Lima, Staff Writer April 25, 2017
Mindy Wolfrom, who teaches four levels of Latin and Greek in the Upper School, will be moving across the world to teach at the Taipei American School starting next fall.
Looking Up: Earth Day and An Antidote to Despair

Looking Up: Earth Day and An Antidote to Despair

Aileen Zhang, Columnist April 21, 2017
Senior Aileen Zhang discusses the importance of appreciating science in the current political climate. Don't forget about the March for Science this Earth Day, April, 22!
Sophomore Morgan Self, left, presents her series of large acrylic paintings.

ISAS Spotlight: From gouache to clay, visual artists try new mediums

Mia Fares and April 20, 2017
Visual artists had the chance to showcase their work and explore new mediums at the 50th anniversary of the ISAS Arts Festival.
Who wore it better?

Fashion double standards displace culture

Amy Liu, Online Editor-in-Chief April 20, 2017
Cultural appropriation is very real in the beauty and fashion industries, and it needs to stop.
Members of Banana Bender Surprise lounge next to their brown Suburban, the Brown Chariot. Band members included (from left to right): Jason Barker ('89), Allen Hill, Conrad Choucroun ('94), David Beebe and Gerard Choucroun ('89).

Banana Blender band legacy lives on

Izzy Andrews, Staff Writer April 19, 2017
Hear some of the greatest hits from the Houston band Banana Blender Surprise. Three of the five members are St. John's alumni.
From left: Eurydice (Frances Hellums) and Orpheus (Gray Watson) share a loving moment.

ISAS Spotlight: “Eurydice” moves audiences

Amy Liu and Mia Fares April 13, 2017
A modern twist on an ancient Greek myth, "Eurydice" will premiere in the Black Box Theater on April 13.
Quiz: Which iconic St. John's cafeteria food are you?

Quiz: Which iconic St. John’s cafeteria food are you?

Natasha Faruqui and Sophia Lima April 12, 2017
Take this test to find out which tasty food item you would be!
ISAS Spotlight: Musician Parker Guinn

ISAS Spotlight: Musician Parker Guinn

Amy Liu and Mia Fares April 8, 2017
Visual arts and theater groups attended the ISAS Arts Festival April 6-8. Read about highlights and interesting artists.
Fleck has worked with Shape of Behavior, a series of clinics that treat children with autism spectrum disorder and associated development delays.

New Upper School counselor applies psychology experience to student concerns

Andrew Duong and Sophia Lima April 7, 2017
Dr. Shawn Fleck joined St. John's after Upper School counselor Kelli McCarty took maternity leave in March.
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