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Government Shutdown, The Wall, and a National Emergency

Tessa Zink, Staff Writer March 7, 2019

Beginning December 22, 2018, through January 25, 2019, the United States federal government was shut down making it the longest shutdown at 35 days. The government shutdown began because President Donald...

Christmas as a Jesuit

Tia Flores, Staff Writer December 6, 2018
"Christmas really is about Jesus becoming one like us, so that we as human beings are able to enter into a deeper relationship with Jesus because God through Christmas actually becomes more relatable.”
Dancers in the Nutcracker perform at the Pacific Northwest Ballet. Several students at Seattle Prep participate as dancers in several different Nutcracker performances throughout the holiday season.

Students Display Talent in The Nutcracker Despite Busy Prep Schedule

Paige Stanley, Staff Writer December 5, 2018
The Nutcracker is a part of many students’ holiday traditions and spreads the Christmas spirit. Grace Cooney 21’ shares, “What people in Nutcracker create is a magical embodiment of the holidays, it is not only a joy to be a part of, but an honor. Being a part of such an amazing company with incredible faculty, staff, and dancers is surreal in itself.”

Money Brews for Seniors Working at Starbucks During Holiday Season

Quinn Losse, Staff Writer December 5, 2018

For some seniors, getting a job during their most stressful year of high school could be seen as overwhelming and too much to handle. However, for seniors Olivia Linke and Alex Baker, their work at Starbucks...

Addiction Behind Bars

Mimi Parent, Staff Writer November 8, 2018

Drug abuse is an epidemic throughout the United States; however, most drug users are felons. The United States Office of National Drug Control Policy found that an estimated 82% of prisoners tested positive...

Your Voice, Your Vote

Beni Jurion, Staff Writer November 8, 2018
“If people do not vote then it really puts in the question of the legitimacy of our government”

Should Our Opinions Matter?

Hobbs Hegedus, Staff Writer November 8, 2018
This way of informing teenagers about politics with social media, could be a path to engaging an impressionable younger generation.

How Would Prep Vote?

Milo Pepper, Staff Writer November 8, 2018

An essential element of the american experience is the ability to vote: to shape the future of one’s country and to express individual opinion. A fundamental idea to this system in America is that everyone’s...

Students Debate Importance of Electoral College

Maddie Deasy , Staff Writer November 8, 2018

The Electoral College. To most high school students this is a pretty insignificant term, but in actuality this group gets to make one of the biggest decisions in the nation. The Electoral College is made...

Alleged Voter Suppression Runs Rampant Leading up to Midterm Elections

Audrey Frigon , Managing Editor November 5, 2018

Since the founding of America groups of people have been barred from voting based on race, gender, wealth, and literacy among others. This pattern seemingly has not changed in America leading up to the...

Students Take Legal Action Against Climate Change

November 5, 2018
“It’s time for youth be given the microphone and for our voices to count on the issue of climate change.”
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