FEATURES

Where is the 2019 Senior Mural?

By Ellie GottesmanThe graduating Class of 2019 will be the first class since the institution of the senior mural tradition in the early 2000s...

SPORTS

OPINIONS

The Ten Hallway Commandments

By Roni Talby For millennia, males, females, and non-binary people have suffered from the chaos and destruction of an uncontrolled hallway. But no more. Last...

Senior Sweatshirts Endorse a Toxic Culture — Will You Wear Them?

By Editorial Board Every spring, the junior class designs “Senior Babes” and “Senior Dudes” sweatshirts...

A&E

Three New Drum Majors Plan to Create a Stronger Band Community

By Isabel Funk and Ellie Gottesman On Thursday May 30, 2019, three new MIHS band drum majors were selected to lead the band in the...

Gender Equality Club Holds “Brave Girl Rising” Documentary Night to Stress the Importance of...

By Annika Bhananker and Isabel Funk Gender Equality Club hosted a documentary night June 5, showing the film “Brave Girl Rising” and hearing from Nicky...

A Hard Look At “Mother’s Day”

By Ben Capuano When we try to consider the inherent value of a movie, we...

HUMOR

Kavanaugh Undergoes Grueling Confirmation

By Jeff Parkinson Following lengthy deliberation considering allegations of copious alcohol consumption, Judge Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed as a member of the Mercer Island High...

All That I Have: Week 3

By Spencer Klein My articles go through an active screening process. Ideas like “Magic Johnson AIDS Prom” and “Hanukkah is responsible for 90% of house...

Kansas Deserves a Strong Leader, but it’s Getting Me Instead

By Grady Short Fellow friends, students, and possibly voting-age Kansas residents — Once more, I find myself writing an editorial in the newspaper, and once more,...

MEDIA