The Review

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


Filed under COLUMNS, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

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


Filed under COLUMNS, MULTIMEDIA, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE, VIDEO

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.

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