FEATURES

Mercer Island Goes Abroad: Virtual Learning Allows for New Travel Opportunities

By Morgan Dawson For many students, online school has meant sitting indoors at home, staring at screens, but for...

SPORTS

OPINIONS

Changing Demographics Suggest a Likely Victory for Biden

By Ben Price The 2020 election year has seen a large shift in voter demographics, and younger generations may...

The Power of Vulnerability During Quarantine

By Sabrina Hubbell The COVID-19 outbreak has become something that nobody ever imagined nor were prepared for. The impacts...

A&E

The Show Must Go on: Drama 2 Performs “The Outsiders” over Zoom

Despite the ongoing pandemic, the MIHS Drama 2 class is still performing. Through Zoom, the two casts have rehearsed, recorded and edited...

What are MIHS Electives Doing in Response to COVID-19?

By Hannah Howison All the electives at MIHS have had to make drastic changes to schedules, workloads, and assignments...

Australian Band Students Visit MIHS

Thirty students from all-boys school St. Patrick’s College of Strathfield in Australia visited MIHS on Jan. 16 as a part of their...

HUMOR

The New Reality of Senior Traditions

As the reality of COVID-19 sets in, seniors are questioning how the end of the year and all of the traditions they...

Love in the Time of COVID: Makeout Cars, Rated

The Islander has made it a tradition as part of our April Fools’ edition to select our favorite makeout spots. This year,...

Principal Puckett Pucks It, Plans to Become a Semi-Professional Hockey Player After Resignation

In late March, beloved Principal Vicki Puckett announced that she would be joining the exciting world of semi-professional hockey following her resignation. 

MEDIA