The Review

Make Up Your Mind: Haley Heyndrickx’s “I Need to Start a Garden”

Make Up Your Mind: Haley Heyndrickx’s “I Need to Start a Garden”

Sophia Kontos, Online Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2019


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Online Editor-in-Chief Sophia Kontos reviews Haley Heyndrickx’s album "I Need to Start a Garden".

Why students’ phones should be collected during class

Why students’ phones should be collected during class

Max Beard, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019


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Sophomore Max Beard argues why students should have their phones collected at the beginning of classes.

CineMaierson: Into the Maier-Verse

CineMaierson: Into the Maier-Verse

Eli Maierson, Ryan Chang, Sophia Kontos, and Gray Watson

January 6, 2019


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In this special edition of CineMaierson, Eli joins several guest writers to review Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

CineMaierson: “Aquaman” Review

CineMaierson: “Aquaman” Review

Eli Maierson, Senior Assignments Editor

December 28, 2018


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Despite many exhilarating action scenes, "Aquaman" commits all seven deadly sins of superhero movies.

Why varsity athletics should prioritize passion over skill

Why varsity athletics should prioritize passion over skill

SJ Lasley, Assignments Editor

December 10, 2018


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Assignments Editor SJ Lasley shares her take on how varsity athletes should be chosen based on characteristics such as passion as opposed to skill.

‘No thank you Kanye, very uncool!’

‘No thank you Kanye, very uncool!’

Ryan Chang and Eli Maierson

November 14, 2018


Filed under INTERACTIVE, MULTIMEDIA, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

With all of Kanye West's recent public antics, Online Editor-in-Chief Ryan Chang and Senior Assignments Editor Eli Maierson share their thoughts on informed free speech.

Why the camo tradition should have stayed

Why the camo tradition should have stayed

SJ Lasley, Assignments Editor

October 31, 2018


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Assignments editor SJ Lasley argues why camo should stay a senior and varsity athlete tradition.

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.

#AsianAugust: Asian-American representation in media trends upward

#AsianAugust: Asian-American representation in media trends upward

Tyler King and Ella Chen

September 25, 2018


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As seen in recent movies such as "To All the Boys I've Loved Before: and "Searching," Asian-American representation in the film industry is steadily increasing.

#AsianAugust: “Crazy Rich Asians” Review

#AsianAugust: “Crazy Rich Asians” Review

Tyler King, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018


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"Crazy Rich Asians" is one of the latest films to feature a predominantly Asian cast.

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.

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