New editors take charge of yearbook

By Elizabeth Madden Emily Persky ’13 and Alex Ravan ’13 will serve as editors-in-chief of this year’s edition of Vox Populi. “Alex is our technical expert, and Emily’s expertise is leadership,” yearbook adviser Jennifer Bladen said. “Together they make the ideal team.” Persky and Ravan plan on making a few changes to the format of […]

Pair of seniors head to military academy

By Rebecca Katz First time counselor at Camp Harmony Arden Williams ’14 was ready to take on the ropes course with a camper when the 9-year-old girl asked to pair with a girl from her bunk that she hadn’t gotten to know very well instead. That experience was one of the highlights of camp for […]

Publications win top awards

By Vivien Mao Both the Chronicle and the Spectrum won the top prize in high school journalism for last year’s issues. Twenty members of the Chronicle and Vox staffs were in Kansas City for the awards and to attend workshops at the NSPA/JEA fall convention.  At the awards ceremony Nov. 13, the Spectrum won its […]

Teaching classes with ink

By Candace Ravan Former flower child Martha Wheelock still feels connected to the music and times of the ’70s. The English and Gender Studies teacher has a flower and vine tattoo on her left thigh, a piece of artwork she loves now just as much as when she got it over 30 years ago. Wheelock […]