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  • Boys Track vs LM and Garnet Valley
  • 6 Ways to Be More Earth Friendly
  • Scottish Independence Referendum
  • Burton’s Campaign for Mayor
  • All You Ever Wanted to Know about Bird Migration

    All You Ever Wanted to Know about Bird Migration

    Amélie Lemay, Staff Writer

    April 26, 2017

    You’re probably hearing the birds chirp much more now that it’s spring - the birds are returning from their annual journeys south. But how do they do it? Migration is a mass movement from one area to another, and many bird species migrate annually. The distances that different bird species migrate...

    BAGO, Feb. 2, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Little green bee-eaters stand on a branch at the Moeyungyi Wetland Wildlife Sanctuary in Bago region, Myanmar, Feb. 2, 2017. Moeyungyi Wetlands is situated in Bago Division. Every year, millions of birds usually fly from the northern hemisphere to the south along the East-Asian Australian Flyway to escape from winter. They stop to rest and feed in Asia. So the flyway contains a network of wetlands and Moeyungyi is one of which could cooperate to certain migrated as well as domestic birds. (Xinhua/U Aung) Authorized by ytfs (Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA)

    Sipa USA/TNS

  • Boys Track vs LM and Garnet Valley

    Boys Track vs LM and Garnet Valley

    Farzam Mir, Staff Writer

    April 25, 2017

    The Harriton Rams Boys’ track and field team endured a tough outing against Central League powerhouses Lower Merion and Garnet Valley on Wednesday, April 19th. The 4x800 squad of Noah Cox, Mason Coburn, Aiden Boa, Jan Terwiesch came in an impressive second place with Jan Terwiesch giving a last man ef...

    Tim Goheen / The (Columbia S.C.) State 1995 / TNS

    MCT

  • 6 Ways to Be More Earth Friendly

    6 Ways to Be More Earth Friendly

    Amélie Lemay, Staff Writer

    April 24, 2017

    With the celebration of the 37th Earth Day this past Saturday, many people are considering their own carbon footprints. What can you do to make a difference? Here’s a list of some of the most practical and effective ways you can live a more sustainable life. 1. Don’t Charge Your Laptop Overnight Charging...

    Rick Nease / Detroit Free Press 2008 / TNS

    MCT

  • Scottish Independence Referendum

    Scottish Independence Referendum

    April 21, 2017

    Last Tuesday, the fifth First Minister of Scotland and the leader of the Scottish National Party, Nicola Sturgeon, announced her intention to hold a second referendum on independence for Scotland. The Scottish Parliament formally backs the decision, but the UK says it will block the referendum until...

    First Minister Nicola Sturgeon during the debate on a second referendum on independence at Scotland's Parliament in Holyrood, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Tuesday March 28, 2017. Photo by Fraser Bremmer/Daily Mail/PA Wire/ABACAPRESS.COM

    PA Photos/ABACA

  • Burton’s Campaign for Mayor

    Burton’s Campaign for Mayor

    Ana-Isabela Navarro, Staff Writer

    April 20, 2017

    Davis Burton, a senior at Harriton High School, has recently announced his campaign for mayor of Narberth. Burton currently serves as Sergeant-at-Arms of the Harriton Student Council and has been a part of Student Council since his freshman year. Burton has been a resident of Narberth for twelve years...

Sports

Boys Track vs LM and Garnet Valley

Boys Track vs LM and Garnet Valley

Farzam Mir, Staff Writer

The Harriton Rams Boys’ track and field team endured a tough outing against Central League powerhouses Lower Merion and Garnet Valley on Wednesday, April 19th. The ...

April 25, 2017No Comments

  • Philadelphia 76ers Season Recap April 18, 2017
  • Girls Basketball Season Recap April 5, 2017
  • Softball Season Preview March 23, 2017

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Spotlight

Emma Danz: Enhancing Rather Than Changing

Emma Danz: Enhancing Rather Than Changing

Daseul Kim, Spotlight Editor

The author of this article, Daseul Kim, our spotlight editor, is also the campaign manager for Andrew Kofsky, Emma Danz’s opponent in the presidential race. From co-chair...

April 4, 2017No Comments

  • Max Beck: Preparing for “The Most Fun Year in Harriton High School History” April 4, 2017
  • Nicholas Molineaux: “I Just Want to See People Succeed” March 29, 2017
  • Andrew Kofsky: Race for Presidency 2017 March 27, 2017

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Arts & Entertainment

Interview with “Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown” Character Candela!

Interview with “Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown” Character Candela!

Nina Gold, Staff Writer

The Harriton Theater Company’s production of Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown is this week, and the Harriton Banner took some time to find out more about the show....

March 30, 2017No Comments

  • An Interview with the Characters from “Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown” March 29, 2017
  • Review of “Laughter on the 23rd Floor” February 24, 2017
  • The Breakdown on Kanye’s Breakdown February 6, 2017

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Science & Tech

All You Ever Wanted to Know about Bird Migration

All You Ever Wanted to Know about Bird Migration

Amélie Lemay, Staff Writer

You’re probably hearing the birds chirp much more now that it’s spring - the birds are returning from their annual journeys south. But how do they do it? Migration...

April 26, 2017No Comments

6 Ways to Be More Earth Friendly

6 Ways to Be More Earth Friendly

April 24, 2017

Metallic Hydrogen: The New Superconductor

April 4, 2017

Relief without the Side Effects

April 3, 2017

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Humor

Trump: Nationwide Ban On Garlic And Wooden Stakes

Trump: Nationwide Ban On Garlic And Wooden Stakes

Ava Brown and Jack Mendelsohn

The Trump transition team has offered great perks to the early-on Trump loyalists. And, although not all initial Trump endorsers have had their backs scratched, reports are...

December 6, 2016No Comments

Webkinz Rebels Overrun Cyber Capitol

Webkinz Rebels Overrun Cyber Capitol

October 24, 2016

Human Flu Epidemic More Widespread Than Scientists Thought

Human Flu Epidemic More Widespread Than Scientists Thought

March 1, 2016

Personality Quiz: Which ‘Friends’ Character Are You?

Personality Quiz: Which ‘Friends’ Character Are You?

November 11, 2015

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Opinion

Failed Social Justice, Again

Failed Social Justice, Again

Joel Danilewitz, Executive Editor

President Trump recently signed three executive orders in conjunction with Senator Jeff Sessions’ appointment as Attorney General. The orders were bereft of much detail;...

March 7, 2017No Comments

  • Safe Space and the Body Politic January 3, 2017
  • The Role of Accent in Hireability December 8, 2016
  • The Effect of Trump’s Win on Climate Change November 28, 2016

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Features

Cool Things IB Students are Doing for C.A.S.

Cool Things IB Students are Doing for C.A.S.

Emil Andersen, Staff Writer

CAS; Creativity, Activity, and Service; is an IB requirement that all IB students must embrace at the beginning of their junior year. Students must incorporate their current...

February 23, 2017No Comments

  • Meet the Mr. Harriton Contestants: Jake Berberian and Jake Rome February 23, 2017
  • Meet the Mr. Harriton Contestants: Devon Chulik and Joel Danilewitz February 22, 2017
  • The Holy Trinity (of Cars) February 14, 2017

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News

Scottish Independence Referendum

Scottish Independence Referendum

Last Tuesday, the fifth First Minister of Scotland and the leader of the Scottish National Party, Nicola Sturgeon, announced her intention to hold a second referendum on independence...

April 21, 2017No Comments

  • Burton’s Campaign for Mayor April 20, 2017
  • The Effort to Repeal and Replace Obamacare April 19, 2017
  • Trump to Defund PBS March 31, 2017

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