Mane News

Contributors To The April, 2018 Edition

April 12, 2018


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Will Canellakis - Editor In Chief, Staff Writer Grace Chang - Staff Writer Emma Duan - Staff Writer Marcus Mahtemework - Staff Writer Danan Mbozi - Staff Writer, Layout Editor  

Net Neutrality Is Gone

Net Neutrality Is Gone

Danan Mbozi, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Recently the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) repealed net neutrality, the principle that Internet Service Providers (ISPs) should enable access to all content and applications without favoring or blocking particular products or websites. Among most people it is widely considered a negative th...

St. Andrew’s Status Check

St. Andrew’s Status Check

Penny Wang, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Winter is over, and spring break is past, so we are now in the last trimester of the school year. As a sophomore I’ve seen several new things happening at our school. One of the most significant is the high possibility that we will have a new schedule next year, promoted by the Center for Transformativ...

Where is the Environment Going?

Where is the Environment Going?

Marcus Mahtemework, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

We all know people who refuse to acknowledge the obvious. Some believe that the threat of climate change does not exist. While I’d also like to think that the beauty of our environment isn’t slowly deteriorating day by day the science has shown that global temperatures, in addition to sea levels, are ...

Differences Between Chinese And American Education

Differences Between Chinese And American Education

Emma Duan and Grace Chang

April 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

As international students, we would like to compare Chinese schools and American schools from two aspects: fundamental facilities and school curriculum. The comparison is purely opinion, instead of a scientific analysis, so it  might vary from what other people think. Based on personal experience, we believe tha...

Artifice

Artifice

Will Canellakis, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Writes

I wake up early – for the dogs who watch me. Donned in paint – the sanest endeavor. For nakedness is the true madness; A cloak - society’s price… To live in the sanity - that without - is nigh iconoclast. But yet; the dogs watch for more; A slightest revelation is condemnati...

Welcome to the International House

Welcome to the International House

John Weng, Staff Writer

January 10, 2018


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As an international student, it is relatively hard to learn and understand local culture as well as the knowledge we need to know in school. But thanks to our school’s International House program I have the privilege to live in a local household where we can practice communicating in English and le...

Senior Life

Senior Life

Jack Helmanis, Staff Writer

January 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Like all great works done by seniors, I’m writing this last minute because… senioritis. As a senior, your prerogatives change from when you were a junior. As a junior or underclassman, you look to challenge yourself by taking as many AP’s and Honors classes as possible, regardless of difficulty. But a...

Why “Fake News” Isn’t Cutting It

Why “Fake News” Isn’t Cutting It

Joy Reeves, Staff Writer

January 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

(This article is written to analyze journalism, not to criticize any specific political party.)         In today’s society, it seems the only thing worse than bad news is fake news. “Fake News” is a label we hear everywhere, from talk shows to Twitter to telev...

Reflection on Trip to the National Museum of African American History and Culture Museum

Reflection on Trip to the National Museum of African American History and Culture Museum

Marcus Mahtemework, Staff Writer

January 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Photo: Elvert Barnes Source Licence Through our class’s opportunity to travel to the African American History Museum I had the chance to strengthen my knowledge of the lives and daily actions of those who were enslaved in the United States, as well as the contributions that have been made to our society by African Amer...

Passion For Coding?

Passion For Coding?

Danan Mbozi, Staff Writer

January 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

When I was a kid, I didn’t have the resources to be able to learn how to code. It was a time before websites like code.org and events like our coding week, all of which could teach you the basics. It wasn’t until I was older that I was able to go to coding camps. I learned basic game design on pr...

Introvert Adventures

Introvert Adventures

Joy Reeves, Staff Cartoonist

January 10, 2018


Filed under Comic Relief, Showcase

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