Ask Rick

Rick, International Rick of Mystery

February 19

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Dear Rick, Where have you been?! Your advice is the only thing that gets me through life. Never leave us again! From, a friend   Dear friend,    We are very sorry that our short vacation has so negatively affected y...

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The Front Page

February 19

Russian for Fun Outreach

Ryan Hardy, Community Editor

January 15

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Russian for Fun has been an yearly affair at Friends for the past ten years. Lower School students come to Ms. Roby’s room twice a week to learn and do small group activities in Russian. For the Friends community, this has not...

An Actress’s Review of The Crucible

Genesis Williamson, Writer

January 15

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In October, Mr. Oppel announced the fall play would be The Crucible by Arthur Miller. This play is notoriously dismal and depressing, a theme made apparent by just the title. Keeping up with the tradition, the fall plays are a...

Review: Let Them Know You Are Here

Jonathan Keegan, Staff Photographer

January 15

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We Were Here by Matt de la Peña is a book in which we watch an adolescent white-latino realize and accept himself. The book focuses on the period directly following his incarceration in a group home. The reason for his placem...

Throwing Money in the Trash?

Nick De Vinne, Writer

November 3

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Objectively, no. Subjectively, up for debate. Many students see the new trash cans as the most recent and obvious example of profligate use of school funds. Coming with a widely circulated price tag of $60k, they’ve gotten people...

Shift from Seminar to Friends Forum

Max Rollfinke, Editor-in-Chief

November 3

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As I glanced at my schedule this summer, I realized that I had an L block class titled “Friends Forum” and that I was missing Senior Seminar. I assumed that someone in the admissions office must have decided to change the...

Students Assisting Teachers

Zoe Reck, Managing Editor

November 3

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This is the first year the Friends School of Baltimore will be offering the Students Assisting Teachers program, or SAT. This program is an opportunity for upperclassman to join an underclassman class as a teaching assistant. ...

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