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Children’s Allegiance?

November 8, 2018 2:48pm | Sophia Rubens

“I Pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, with liberty and justice for all.” At five years old, I started kindergarten.  It was my first time at public school, […]

Tips for the 2018-2019 School Year

August 19, 2018 1:14pm | Abigail Snee

Summer is starting to wind down and all-too-eager parents are swarming local stores to buy colorful school supplies for their children. As students, we are beginning to realize that waking up early and hitting the books is just around the corner. We try to squeeze […]

Talon Advice Column: June 13, 2018

June 13, 2018 6:44pm | Owen Morrissey

Where is the yellow commons? It’s underground, but you need some specific instructions to get there. First, go to the male bathrooms near the blue commons. Force yourself down the toilet hole in the handicap stall, it’ll seem tight at first, but you’ll get there […]

The Hypocrisy of “Thoughts and Prayers”

February 18, 2018 5:13pm | Ava Comeau

On February 14th, 17 people were killed in a mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Politicians wasted no time speaking out. The tragically too common phrase “thoughts and prayers” was thrown around. Yet, is there any true meaning behind this statement, […]

Talon Advice Column: February 13, 2018

February 13, 2018 11:01am | Owen Morrissey

How many bricks are there in the school? Exactly 666. Weird, I know, but it’s probably just a coincidence. Tangentially, have you ever noticed that the student parking lot resembles an owl? Why is my answer a question? I think the better question is “When […]

Talon Advice Column: October 30, 2017

October 31, 2017 11:07am | Owen Morrissey

Dearest Talon, Thoughts on Kylie Jenner? Love, Kim K Dearest Kim K, It seems today that the world is increasingly harsh and cruel. Anger is stirring, and rightly so, but violence cannot be the answer, can it? Surely, Marvin Gaye said it himself! But peace […]

Talon Advice Column: October 5

October 5, 2017 5:19pm | Owen Morrissey

Dear Rob … maybe it’s because I’m getting old, but I’ve noticed that as the weather gets cooler and my lunch gets a bit heartier I have less energy for my 5th period class. What should I do?! Thanks, Mr. Krauss   Ah, a rare […]

Bringing Highways to Hallways

February 15, 2017 12:29am | Max Gauthier

Have you ever been at school and had a speeder run into you or have someone stop in the middle of the hallway to talk to one of their bestest friends? Yeah, me too. Well I now have a solution that will reduce hallway injuries […]

Adam Saleh

December 23, 2016 10:09pm | Zoe Pantazelos

On December 21, 2016, YouTube personality Adam Saleh and his friend Slim Albaher were told by the captain to disembark from their Delta Air Lines flight in London for speaking Arabic. Saleh, 23, was reportedly speaking to his 66-year-old mother on the phone in her […]

Talon Advice Column: December 16th

December 15, 2016 7:29pm | Maria Koch, Vivian Reeder, Erika Petersen

Dear Talon, I am struggling to find sleep and study. What do I do? Sincerely, Barely Making It   Dear Barely Making It, Balancing school work, extracurriculars, a social life, and sleep is a challenging part of high school. The easiest way to be able […]