By Suzannah Peckham I have spent the last four years as an active member of Journalism Workshop; I started with quite literally no experience. I hardly knew how a newspaper was laid out, let alone how to write a story for one. While in the class I have watched the media cover numerous major events, and I have learned why and how articles were … Continue reading Letter From the Editor
By Suzannah Peckham Places like Manlius Pebble Hill are everywhere, small schools with students who are working tirelessly to get into colleges across the United States. Despite this fact, nowhere is exactly like MPH. Nowhere has the students that are a part of this year’s senior class. I’ve only been here for four years. Some of this year’s class has been a part of … Continue reading Graduation 2018
By Isabella Casella With a genre full of movies about the teen years, such as “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” “American Pie” and “The Breakfast Club,” it seems like the life of teenagers are glamorized in Hollywood. Movies like “Seventeen Again” even explore the idea of going back to enjoy the wonders of being a teenager. Whether you’re living your life as Cher from “Clueless” … Continue reading Seventeen Again
By Riley Cappelletti The fourth quarter is underway and seniors have started to slack. This seems to be a theme with almost all seniors. May 1 has just passed, and now all of the seniors know what they will be doing next fall. The seniors of MPH are definitely dealing with senioritis. I am one of the many students trying to cope. I experience an … Continue reading Late Pass, Asleep in Class, Senior Year Has Kicked My. . .
By Sydney Spector Climbing into the No. 9 spot as one of the top-grossing films of all time world wide, “Black Panther” has made over a billion dollars, going against the Hollywood stereotype that films with black actors don’t sell well in the general market. It has become the highest grossing film with a black director, replacing the previous holder “Straight Outta Compton.” The film … Continue reading “Black Panther” Breaking Boundaries
By Dan Mezzalingua The National Collegiate Athletic Association’s (NCAA) Sweet 16 matchups are just days away. Most people never would have expected some of the teams that are preparing to play to even make it past the first round. Yet, No. 11 Loyola University Chicago, who pulled off two major upsets over No. 6 Miami and No. 3 Tennessee, sets off … Continue reading Syracuse in the Sweet Sixteen… Again
By Suzannah Peckham, Lily Grenis, Dan Mezzalingua and Sydney Spector Today at at 10 a.m. approximately 160 Manlius Pebble Hill School Middle and Upper School students walked out of class to remember the victims of the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that took 17 lives and to protest for gun control. Students from grades six through 12 participated in the 17-minute … Continue reading MPH Students Remember Parkland Victims; Protest for Gun Control
By Bella Casella I was born March 7, 2000 in Miami, Florida. Since then, there have been 212 school shootings in the United States. In the 212 school shootings, 267 people have been killed and 388 have been injured. I recently turned 18. At 18, there are certain things I’m legally not allowed to do. I can’t drink alcohol. In certain states I can’t buy … Continue reading #Enough