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The COVID Vaccine and When It Could Get To You
The COVID Vaccine and When It Could Get To You
Alexander Chen, Staff Reporter • February 1, 2021

After many months of waiting, the COVID-19 vaccine has finally arrived. On December 11th, 2020 the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized an emergency approval of...

Starlink and the Rise of a New Space Internet
Starlink and the Rise of a New Space Internet
Alexander Chen, Staff Reporter • February 1, 2021

Satellite internet may be a foreign term to some of us, but SpaceX’s Starlink will soon turn it into a household name. Current satellite internet runs on a few bus-sized...

Archmere Academy Alumni Joseph R. Biden ‘61 Inaugurated as President in a Unique Ceremony
Archmere Academy Alumni Joseph R. Biden ‘61 Inaugurated as President in a Unique Ceremony
Natalie Gildea, Editor-at-Large • January 28, 2021

“In a turbulent and uncertain world, we must expect crisis to be a constant no matter what we do. But I am convinced that we can deal confidently and successfully with whatever...

President Donald Trump Impeached Again
President Donald Trump Impeached Again
Maggie Turner, Staff Reporter • January 28, 2021

On January 13th, the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump for inciting an insurrection against the government. He is the only president to be impeached...

2020 Election
2020 Election
Jessica Lattanzi, Opinions Editor • December 18, 2020

On Saturday, November 7th, the Associated Press and multiple other news outlets declared former Vice President Joseph R. Biden the winner of the 2020 Presidential race and...

Next Legal Steps for the Election
Next Legal Steps for the Election
Maggie Turner, Staff Reporter • December 18, 2020

As election season comes to a close, American citizens still have some uncertainty about how the presidential election will finally end. Joe Biden has been named President-Elect...

SpaceX
SpaceX's Crew-1 Mission Begins a New Era of Spaceflight
Alexander Chen, Staff Reporter • December 18, 2020

On November 15th, as people still debated over the recent election, a thin white needle lifted off our planet using 1.7 million pounds of thrust. On top of that needle was...

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Opinion
Courtesy: DeepMind
Artificial Intelligence’s Existential Threat And What We Can Do About It
Alexander Chen, Staff Reporter • March 6, 2021

In the spring of 2016, DeepMind Technologies, a British artificial intelligence company under Google, shocked the world when its AlphaGo robot beat 18-time world champion...

Why Archmere Should Start Class at 9 am
Why Archmere Should Start Class at 9 am
Simi Edeki, Web Editor • February 3, 2021

Obesity. Anxiety. Depression. Suicide. Millions of high school students face these serious threats every day because of early school start times and sleep deprivation. A National...

The Covid College Crisis
The Covid College Crisis
Emma Heitzenroder, Staff Reporter • February 1, 2021

As the new school year has approached, colleges across the nation struggled with the difficult decision on whether or not to reopen. Those that choose to host students on...

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The Firing of Doug Pederson 
The Firing of Doug Pederson 
Scott Lucarelli, Staff Reporter • February 8, 2021

Last month, following five years with the program, Doug Pederson, Eagles head coach, was fired by the Eagles organization. Reports stated that Pederson was fired for lack...

New Proposal for The Realignment of Football Divisions
New Proposal for The Realignment of Football Divisions
Scott Lucarelli, Staff Reporter • December 18, 2020

In early November, the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association (DIAA) held their monthly board meeting in which a new and unconventional topic was discussed. The new...

Delaware’s Interscholastic Athletic Association Reversal to Start Fall Sports
Delaware’s Interscholastic Athletic Association Reversal to Start Fall Sports
Emma Fannin and Scott Lucarelli October 21, 2020

On September 8th of this year, the DIAA publicly decided to reverse their decision to push back fall sports to the winter. This is a change from their previous decision made...

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Chloe
Chloe's Favorite Foods for Cravings
Chloe Mantakounis, Co-Editor-in-Chief • February 12, 2021

I’m sort of a health nut (besides my cheat days). I love going to the gym, researching diets, and finding new healthy foods/alternatives. Recently I’ve found a bunch of...

A COVID Valentine’s Day Etiquette
A COVID Valentine’s Day Etiquette
Grace Koch, Staff Reporter • February 12, 2021

Well, approaching the most romantic day of the year, I am pondering a COVID...

Students wear masks during testing which can contribute to already high test-anxiety.
How Covid-19 Changed the SAT & ACT
Emma Fannin, Staff Reporter • February 8, 2021

Anyone who has completed all four years of high school will most likely...

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The Social Network Review
The Social Network Review
Grace Lawlor, Staff Reporter • February 3, 2021

David Fincher’s “The Social Network” (2010) dives into the twisted, yet brilliant mind of the powerful Mark Zuckerberg. The whole film...

Just Mercy Book Review
Just Mercy Book Review
Jessica Lattanzi, Opinions Editor • February 1, 2021

If you’re craving an insightful, yet riveting story about social justice, then Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson is the book for you. Stevenson...

Pre-Workout: a supplement or a death sentence?
Pre-Workout: a supplement or a death sentence?
Chloe Mantakounis, Co-Editor-in-Chief • December 18, 2020

After reading the label of pre-workout drinks and powders, it can look like a whole different language. With dozens of different ingredients,...

Hidden Complexities in Everyday Life
Hidden Complexities in Everyday Life
Kusha Malik September 24, 2020

This drawing is a still life of my faucet, it was a small study that I did last year for Ms. Palmer’s class. Before doing the study I never...

The Beauty of the Impromptu
The Beauty of the Impromptu
Bella Dayrit, Art & Photography Editor • September 22, 2020

I believe the best things are created on a whim: a random thought, an impulsive action, an impromptu gesture.  When you create from thoughts...

Sunny Side Up
Sunny Side Up
Bella Dayrit, Art & Photography Editor • September 16, 2020

In this painting, you may feel a little confused by it no? Actually what you’re seeing is an egg painted on top of an egg! This is actually...