The Review

Sophomore accepted to summer songwriting workshop

Sophomore accepted to summer songwriting workshop

Bailey Maierson, Staff Writer

May 11, 2019


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Sophomore Natalie Brown will attend the NYU Summer Songwriters Workshop in June.

Sophomore foreign exchange student returns to Germany

Sophomore foreign exchange student returns to Germany

Laney Chang, Online Section Editor

May 10, 2019


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Sophomore Moritz Wiesinger will be returning to Dortmund, Germany after attending a year at St. John's as a foreign exchange student.

Math teacher Daniel Friedman wins 2019 Lamp of Knowledge Award

Math teacher Daniel Friedman wins 2019 Lamp of Knowledge Award

Chloe Zhao and Keval Shah

May 9, 2019


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Math teacher Daniel Friedman won the 2019 Lamp of Knowledge Award after 17 years of service to the School.

Freshmen compete in the Texas Independence Relay

Freshmen compete in the Texas Independence Relay

Megan Chang, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019


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Five freshmen participated in the Texas Independence Relay, a 183-mile course beginning in Gonzales and ending in Houston.

Students walk the runway at a local fashion show

Students walk the runway at a local fashion show

Chloe Zhao, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019


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After being discovered at a local boutique, Katherine Johnston and Anna Prillaman modeled for the Designers’ Platform Houston Fashion Show.

Class Act: Computer science teacher John Tomczak

Class Act: Computer science teacher John Tomczak

Ellie Monday and Wyatt Cyprow

February 25, 2019


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Get to know new computer science teacher John Tomczak.

Class Act: Biology teacher Neha Mathur

Class Act: Biology teacher Neha Mathur

Megan Chang, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


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Get to know new biology teacher Neha Mathur.

Class Act: Math teacher Rafael Contreras

Class Act: Math teacher Rafael Contreras

Aatiqah Aziz and Ashley Yen

January 28, 2019


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Get to know math teacher Rafael Contreras.

Pod on the Quad (Ella’s Edition): Women Runners

Pod on the Quad (Ella’s Edition): Women Runners

Ella West, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019


Filed under FEATURES, MULTIMEDIA, PODCASTS, SHOWCASE

Freshman Ella West sits down with female runners to discuss safety concerns.

Debate benefits from new female members

Debate benefits from new female members

Ella Chen, Staff Writer

January 20, 2019


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A wave of female freshmen joined the debate team at the beginning of the school year. With its new members, debate is becoming more prominent and successful.

Pod on the Quad: The Pannill Panel

Pod on the Quad: The Pannill Panel

Sophia Kontos, Online Editor-in-Chief

January 2, 2019


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This special edition of Pod on the Quad features a discussion between the Pannill sisters: Congresswoman-elect Lizzie Pannill Fletcher ('93), New York Times bestselling author Katherine Center ('90) and SJS French teacher Shelley Stein ('88).

New Head of Lower School brings valuable experience, new perspective

New Head of Lower School brings valuable experience, new perspective

Gabrielle Solymosy, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Tom McLaughlin, who was originally hired as Interim Head of Lower School, was promoted to permanent Head in November.

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