By Belle Arenson, Brenna Class-Welch, Lauren Umbehocker
Everyone knows Valentine’s Day as a holiday full of love, romance, and stuffing your face with chocolate your mom gave you at ungodly hours of the night. But most aren’t aware of the true – and less beautiful – origins of this celebration of romance. Continue reading “From Pagan Celebrations to Cheesy Cards, the Evolution of Valentine’s Day”
By Annie Poole
The culture shift in Hollywood surrounding sexual assault and harassment needs to happen within the halls of our high school. Silence is no longer an option; time’s up. Continue reading “Time’s Up: Moving the #MeToo Movement to MIHS”
By Lucille Shield
“Good Kids,” a PG-13 play, addresses teenagers, rape, social media, and victim-blaming — and is one of the most provocative plays MIHS has produced yet. Based on the 2012 Steubenville High School rape case, “Good Kids” follows high school student Chloe’s story of sexual assault.
Continue reading “Why Everyone Needs to See “Good Kids””
Filmed by Sophie Poole, Grady Short, and Joe Bryant. Edited by Grady Short. Continue reading “Live Music Lab: MIHS Jazz Choir”
By Ben Capuano
The fact that we have a Laser Dome in our immediate vicinity is something that is unfortunately rather underlooked by most at our school. I didn’t even know we had one until I took on this review, but apparently many people at MIHS do. What they don’t know about are the variety of shows hosted at the one of a kind venue. Continue reading “The Laser Dome: The Best $10 Experience of the Year”
Filmed by Sophie Poole, Grady Short, Joe Bryant, Leah Raissis, and Anthony Reyes. Edited by Grady Short. Continue reading Live Music Lab: Sophie Feldman
By Ben Capuano
I’ve seen many movies this year, but “It” stands out in my mind because afterwards, I had the overwhelming impression that in this movie, they cared about every aspect of production. Continue reading “Spooks with Substance: A Review of “It””
Food reviewers extraordinaire Henry LeMaster and Max Thilen set out to find the best pizza on Mercer Island. A four-part series.
Continue reading “Starvin’ Sundays”