The Whittier Miscellany

Tsipras of SYRIZA Party Rises to Power in Greece

Thomas Hilder, News Writer

March 29, 2015

On January 25th, 2015, a legislative election took place in Greece. The election was held earlier than suspected because of the Greek parliament's failure to elect a new president on the 29th of December, 2014. Following the election,...

Letter to the Editor: Theater Article Inaccuracies, Performing Arts Department

Performing Arts Department, Guest Writers

March 29, 2015

Dear Editors, In the Community section of the previous issue, Brian Zittlau wrote a piece about the cost of the new addition that includes the theater, Neff Gym, Atrium and Java Nook. While the Performing Arts Department is...

Students Catch Up On Popular Trends

Charlotte Donoho, Entertainment Writer

March 29, 2015

The beginning of spring means the end of cold weather and the start of a new season of fashion. Friends students are getting ready to wear their favorite warmer-weather gear from last year as well as some new style trends. The...

Musicians Maintain Success Over Years

Allie Fulginiti, Entertainment Writer

March 29, 2015

Very few singers have the ability to stay popular for long periods of time; many of them experience a brief period of stardom or maybe just make it big as a one hit wonder. Artists like Daniel Powter, with “Bad Day” in 2006...

Friends Contemplates ‘Murdertown USA’ Headline

Caroline McGinnis, News Writer

March 29, 2015

As many residents of this city are probably aware, Wilmington, Delaware is frequently listed as one of the most dangerous cities in America, owing to its high crime rate. This year, Wilmington once again ranked third on the FBI's ...

What’s APPening?

Maggie Martelli-Raben, Entertainment Writer

March 29, 2015

The common person easily spends much of his time on his phone, not just checking messages and making calls, but also using apps to play games and receive information. By clicking on the App Store, a person is introduced to millions...

Letter to the Editor: Theater Article Inaccuracies, Kathy Hopkins

Kathy Hopkins, Guest Writer

March 29, 2015

Dear Editors, It is essential to the mission of Friends School that students are encouraged to think critically and to ask challenging questions. But it is also essential to our mission that students are encouraged to support...

Downton Abbey Retains Visitors

Chloe Hudson, Entertainment Writer

March 29, 2015

Downton Abbey, a British television drama, has engrossed viewers since its premiere in 2010 and currently runs its fifth season. The drama depicts the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the post-Edwardian...

Vaccinations Spark Debate

Marley Morton, News Writer

March 29, 2015

Despite hundreds of years of success with vaccination, some doctors, along with the general public are beginning to question whether vaccines end or create clinical issues. Vaccines, first used by the Chinese, have existed since...

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March 2015