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  • Opinion: U.S. Should Copy China in Relationship to North Korea

    Opinion: U.S. Should Copy China in Relationship to North Korea

    June 7, 2017

    North Korea has established itself as an imposing figure to not only the United States, but the rest of the world with its greatly improved nuclear program. Despite numerous threats against them by the United Nations, the communist state continues to move forward with tests involving their newly acqui...

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  • United Kerfuffle to Affect Prep Travelers?

    United Kerfuffle to Affect Prep Travelers?

    Joe Trombecky '18, Staff Writer

    June 7, 2017

    As Prep students head to Germany and Peru, among other far-flung locales, many might be looking forward to a relaxing with a favorite book or movie and enjoying a smooth flight. It’s a customary expectation for paying customers, but recent news reveals this expectation is not necessarily be guaranteed. Through...

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  • Racism in Soccer

    Racism in Soccer

    Ethan Wang-So '19, Staff Writer

    June 7, 2017

    April 21, 2017: two of the most successful clubs in Ukraine, Dynamo Kiev and Shakhtar Donetsk, face each other in front of rowdy Dynamo Kiev fans for a Ukrainian Group Stage Match. However, the Kiev fans had launched racist demonstrations against the Shakhtar black players. Fans disgustingly wore Ku Klux ...

  • FIFA Nations

    FIFA Nations

    Chris Amaral '19, Staff Writer

    May 22, 2017

    While there is typically a lot of buzz in the international soccer community about historically great national teams such as Germany, France, and Brazil, as well as newly great teams such as Portugal and Spain, attention must also be paid to teams with, quite literally, no history at all. FIFA, th...

  • Looking Back and Forward on Two Years

    Looking Back and Forward on Two Years

    Patrick Keenaghan '19, Staff Writer

    May 18, 2017

    Midpoint. One word that accurately describes where I am in my high school career. It is crazy how fast time flies past you. It seems not so long ago when I was opening my acceptance letter to Saint Peter’s and now here I am wrapping up my sophomore year. These two years were a blur. It’s almost impo...

Opinion: U.S. Should Copy China in Relationship to North Korea

Opinion: U.S. Should Copy China in Relationship to North Korea

North Korea has established itself as an imposing figure to not only the United States, but the rest of the world with its greatly improved nuclear program. Despite num...

June 7, 2017

United Kerfuffle to Affect Prep Travelers?

United Kerfuffle to Affect Prep Travelers?

Joe Trombecky '18, Staff Writer

As Prep students head to Germany and Peru, among other far-flung locales, many might be looking forward to a relaxing with a favorite book or movie and enjoying a smooth flight....

June 7, 2017

Quantum Computers to Replace Chromebooks at Prep?

Quantum Computers to Replace Chromebooks at Prep?

Brian Savage '18, Staff Writer

In recent years, scientists and computer engineers have theorized about the next major innovation in computing: the quantum computer. Now, according to Tom Simonite of MIT...

March 29, 2017

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Frank Ocean: Nostalgia for the Moment

Frank Ocean: Nostalgia for the Moment

Ashton Williams '18, Staff Writer

Frank Ocean is an artist that lives in remembrances of the past. His first album is, not surprisingly, titled Nostalgia, Ultra. Throughout his first two albums, Ocean has used no...

April 6, 2017

÷ (Divide) Album Review

÷ (Divide) Album Review

James Paradiso '18, Editor-in-Chief

Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ Ed Sheeran’s new album showcases his best skills while delving into uncharted territory for the English singer-songwriter. His most exp...

April 4, 2017

Saint Patrick’s Day

Saint Patrick’s Day

Jeremy Resurrecction '19, Staff Writer

As the 17th of March has come and gone for another year, the world celebrated the annual cultural and religious celebration known as Saint Patrick’s Day. Saint Patr...

April 3, 2017

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