The Seattle Prep Panther

Fight for Net Neutrality Not Over

Kellen Kavanagh, Sports Editor

May 26, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

On May 16, the US Senate voted against the FCC ruling to preserve Net Neutrality, the principle that internet service providers cannot deny or restrict access to select sites; that is,- ISPs must be indifferent to what sites are...

Senior Year: Unstuck in Time

Emma Cooney, Editor-in-Chief

May 26, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

This year among all the other Sr. required reading, I managed to read Kurt Vonnegut’s Slaughterhouse 5, in which the main character Billy Pilgrim is “unstuck in time,” living various moments throughout his life at random...

James Martin: A Modern Jesuit

Annika Bjornson, Editor-in-Chief

May 25, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Many of the people we look up to as a society are the famed, charismatic, and attractive movie stars, singers, and millionaires. As teenage students of a Jesuit school, there are not many public figures with strong Jesuit values...

Forget About the Stigma: Male Nurses in the Field

Sophie Freeman, Photo Editor

May 23, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

When one hears the word “nurse,” they will probably picture a woman. When one hears the word “doctor,” they will probably picture a man. More often than not, male nurses are mistaken for doctors, solely based on the fact...

Generation Z: Young and Powerful 

Gabi Jeakle, Online Editor

May 3, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Generation Z. From a technical standpoint, we were born ranging from the years 1997-2011. We are the children of Generation X. We are the voices of Emma Gonzales, David Hogg, (girl who talked about blm). We are the organizers...

Social Media: A Barrier to Actualizing Our Humanity

Annika Bjornson, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Total control, perfection, and gratification are fabricated prospects that we as a society vainly attempt to reach, but social media has perpetuated our impression that these ideals can be met. As an eighteen-year-old student...

The LRC Serves the Needs of Many

Sophie Freeman, Photo Editor

January 7, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Over the past few years I have overheard students talk about the LRC as if it were exclusively a place for intellectually challenged students, when in fact there are many reasons for someone to use it. In actuality, the LRC is...

Searching for the Christmas Spirit

Emma Cooney, Editor-in-Chief

December 15, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

I have always regarded December as a time of anticipation. In elementary school, I became excited for Christmas as soon as my teachers brought out their Advent wreaths and the music teacher announced what songs we would be singing...

Angsty Teens at an All-Time High

Abby Arthur, Managing Editor

November 1, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

In the words of Barmore, “chill” and enjoy your life, be expressive, and know it is going to be ok.

DACA: Protecting the American Dream

Gabi Jeakle, Online Editor

October 13, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. As of mid September, approximately 700,000 people could face deportation with the repeal of DACA. Applicants must be enrolled in high school, have a high school diploma, or...

Donate to Disaster Relief: High Schoolers Vs. Mother Nature

Annika Bjornson

October 10, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

House pets floating on wooden doors, drenched people climbing into rescue boats, whole families living in garages. Hurricane Harvey has torn into our own country and impacted people close to us who now face bitter times. However,...

Let Me Explain Senioritis

George Kent, Editor-in-Chief

May 24, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Imagine this: you are running up a hill. You have been running up this hill for a long time (four years) and it’s a really big hill. You paid thousands of dollars to go on this run, and you’re almost to the top. The whole...

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