• Senior Work Projects

    Senior Work Projects

    Nina Dietz, Online Editor

    February 11, 2016

    Second semester is upon us.  The Freshmen look a little less scared, the Sophomores have realized no one cares how much they don’t like biology, the Juniors have started freaking out about college, and the Seniors officially have one foot out the door.  Now that we have (somewhat) stopped spazzin... READ MORE »»

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    Valentines

    February 11, 2016

Concussion

Brandi Randolph

The “Concussion Conversation” did not just start in 2015. It started with a  discovery. A discovery that many did not want to admit was real. The doctor’s name was ...  Read More »

February 11, 2016

Microbead Ban

Julia Pascale

Towards the end of 2015, Obama signed the “Microbead Free Waters Act”, forever benefiting marine life and altering the way we exfoliate our faces and bodies. Microbeads a...  Read More »

February 11, 2016

Affluenza Teen

February 11, 2016

If you were 16 years old, got behind the wheel of a car drunk on a restricted license, proceeded to run off the road, kill four people, and be convicted of multiple counts of intoxicated ...  Read More »

Chipotle in Crisis?

February 11, 2016

For the past few years, Chipotle has been the favorite eatery of the majority of high school students. However, bacterial and viral contamination at many restaurant locations could...  Read More »

El Chapo

February 11, 2016

Following the escape of the notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzman, better known as El Chapo, the world was in shock. However, this is not Guzman’s first time escaping from a maximum...  Read More »

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Slideshow

Religion in Sports

Jake Schindler

“What if the first thing Tim Tebow said in interviews was: ‘First, I would like to thank Allah and send blessings upon Prophet Muhammad.’ Would America think God was on his...  Read More »

February 15, 2016

The Value of Faculty Coaches: Integrating Quaker Values Into Friends Athletics

February 11, 2016

 In the past decade, the Friends Athletic Department has made a significant change from hiring mostly coaches who teach at Friends to hiring mos...  Read More »

Baltimore Orioles Offseason Report 2015-16

February 11, 2016

The Baltimore Orioles defied all expectations during the 2015 season. Expected to be a big playoff contender after coming up just short of a Wo...  Read More »

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Bad Blood: A Quaker Rivalry

December 3, 2015

In four years, I have played Boys’ Latin in soccer nine times with a 3-5-1 record. They are the only team I have a losing record against in...  Read More »

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Why Valentine’s Day is Awful

Mallory Higgins

Before I begin, I would like to say that this article only discusses heterosexual couples, but that does not mean that this is the only type of relationship that exists, nor...  Read More »

February 15, 2016

Youth and News Media

February 15, 2016

Gone are the days of relying primarily on the radio, newspaper, or TV for news, especially for youth. But that’s no cause t...  Read More »

New Semester Study Tips

February 11, 2016

As the new semester picks up, it’s both a blessing and a curse — it is the second half of the year, so it’s only dow...  Read More »

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