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Under Review: Searching

Under Review: Searching

Nina Varma, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


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"Searching" employs unique cinematography and story structure in a thought-provoking thriller.

Make Up Your Mind: River Whyless’ “Kindness, A Rebel”

Make Up Your Mind: River Whyless’ “Kindness, A Rebel”

Sophia Kontos, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 27, 2018


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Whyless Rivers' 2018 album "Kindness, A Rebel" features foot-tapping instrumentals and poignant lyrics.

CineMaierson: “Eighth Grade” Review

CineMaierson: “Eighth Grade” Review

Eli Maierson, Jack Shea, Alex Tinkham, and Thomas Hunt

September 6, 2018


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On the next installment of "CineMaierson", Eli reviews the Bo Burnham film "Eighth Grade" and speaks with freshmen about the film.

CineMaierson: “Tag” Review

CineMaierson: “Tag” Review

Eli Maierson, Senior Assignments Editor

July 25, 2018


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Eli Maierson reviews "Tag" in the next installment of "CineMaierson."

Make Up Your Mind: Florence + the Machine’s “High as Hope”

Make Up Your Mind: Florence + the Machine’s “High as Hope”

Sophia Kontos, Online Editor-in-Chief

July 12, 2018


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Online Editor-in-Chief Sophia Kontos reviews Florence + the Machine's new album "High as Hope" in the debut of her column, "Make Up Your Mind."

CineMaierson: “Ocean’s 8” Review

CineMaierson: “Ocean’s 8” Review

Eli Maierson, Senior Assignments Editor

July 7, 2018


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Eli Maierson's column continues in his review of "Ocean's 8."

CineMaierson: “Incredibles 2” Review

CineMaierson: “Incredibles 2” Review

Eli Maierson, Senior Assignments Editor

June 28, 2018


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In the debut of his movie review column, Eli Maierson discusses "Incredibles 2" and its allegory to the legalization of gay marriage.

Santa Fe shooting hits close to home, demonstrates need for gun control

Santa Fe shooting hits close to home, demonstrates need for gun control

June 2, 2018


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Shani Israel and Iris Chen share their thoughts on the recent tragedy at Santa Fe High School.

“Love, Simon” provides relatable, crucial story for LGBTQ+ teens

“Love, Simon” provides relatable, crucial story for LGBTQ+ teens

Abigail Poag and Tyler King

April 5, 2018


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Greg Berlanti's "Love, Simon" is an emotional, touching film that gives LGBTQ+ youth a relatable protagonist they can root for.

Why the Winter Olympics matter to millennials more than ever

Why the Winter Olympics matter to millennials more than ever

Iris Chen, Assignments Editor

February 20, 2018


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Junior Iris Chen discusses how the PyeongChang Olympics have demonstrated the potential of millenials and revitalized the spirit of the Olympic Games.

FCD discussions provide valuable information on addiction

FCD discussions provide valuable information on addiction

January 31, 2018


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From Jan. 8 through 10, speakers from Freedom from Chemical Dependency spoke to students about the causes and consequences of addiction.

#MeToo: Will the movement make a difference?

#MeToo: Will the movement make a difference?

Sophie Caldwell, Assignments Editor

November 14, 2017


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Women opened up about sexual assault and harassment under the hashtag #MeToo in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal.

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