By Riley Cappelletti Every morning, the Manlius Pebble Hill Student Lounge is full of sleepy teens who wish they could have slept in a bit longer. Students snooze on the old church pews. Members of the senior class even created a makeshift bed by pushing two of the pews together. A big velvet pillow decorates that bed, and students doze on it at all times … Continue reading Sleepy Students
By Brittany Grund Laura Lavine, Class of 1973 Education: Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology with a minor in Audiology and Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology from Ithaca College. Career: Had a 40-year career in education, including working as a teacher, principal, Director of Special Education, Assistant Superintendent and Superintendent in Onondaga Central, Liverpool, Clarkstown, Chittenango and LaFayette school districts. She also taught and … Continue reading Education Sensation
MPH senior turns her passion into a career//MPH senior fulfills lifelong passion By Brittany Grund I’ve been figure skating as long as I can remember. My childhood memories are filled with cold early mornings, bruised knees and skating as fast as I could with my friends. From the second I stepped on the ice at age 5, I loved it. I loved the … Continue reading Fresh Slates and Figure-Eights
By Daniel Mezzalingua In 2005, Edward “Ted” Curtis was in the middle of an average school day when his phone rang. To his great surprise, it was his college roommate, Will Cardamone, whom he hadn’t seen or talked to in years. Curtis and Cardamone were roommates at Hamilton College two decades earlier. Now, Cardmone was calling Curtis about a job. Little did they know when … Continue reading The Good Old Days
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. . .