The School Newspaper of Harriton High School

The Harriton Banner

Studying Artists in Their Natural Habitat: Art Club

Victoria Alfred-Levow

November 20

Filed under Features, Spotlight

Groups of kids of every grade and type sit around wooden tables, unleashing pencils and markers upon blank paper. One girl sculpts a pair of grasping clay hands, while another girl carefully sketches a Mona Lisa on cardboard....

Traveling the World, Teaching a Class: Spotlighting Mr. Warren

Victoria Alfred-Levow, Staff Writer

November 6

Filed under Spotlight

People say everything is bigger in Texas, so they’ve obviously heard about the larger-than-life personality of Harriton’s newest Texan, Mr. Warren. His current students know him as an enthusiastic, unconventional instructor...

Club Spotlight: Harriton Political Club

Jake Marks, Staff Writer

September 30

Filed under Features, News, Spotlight

The presidential election of 2008 was a landmark for multiple reasons, not the least of which was the election of an African-American president. However, another dynamic that was incredibly important was the youth vote. Twenty-two...

Club Spotlight: A Preview to HTC’s Fall Production

Alana Koenig, Staff Writer

September 29

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Spotlight

As the 2012-2013 school year gets underway it is no surprise that the Harriton Theater Company (HTC) has started working on its fall show. The Harriton Theater Company is Harriton’s own group of actors, costume designers and...

Knitting for the Needy

February 9

Filed under Spotlight

Have you recently seen a hoard of students walking around the school with knitting needles in their hands? Have you noticed the kid sitting in front of you in your government class earnestly knitting a scarf during the lecture?...

Piper’s Perfect Pipes

Julia Carp, Spotlight Editor

November 18

Filed under Spotlight

As you walk past the open auditorium doors after school hours, you see the vibrant colors of the island set. You smell the freshly painted backdrop and hear the melodic sounds of Harriton Theater Company’s production of Once...

Skating to America

Julia Carp, Spotlight Editor

October 17

Filed under Spotlight

Imagine leaving your lifelong friends as you pack up all your belongings, staring at the emptiness you once called home. You hop on a plane and anticipate a long flight – and a mysterious adventure living in a foreign country....

A Perfect Vision

Julia Carp, Spotlight Editor

March 16

Filed under Spotlight, Top Stories

Dating back to the time of elementary school, I had always been the frustrated student in art class due to my lack of artistic abilities.  I would always admire, and would sometimes be jealous of, those who actually could draw...

Harriton’s Ultimate Idea

Julia Carp, Spotlight Editor

November 16

Filed under Spotlight

As you zip up your sweatshirt, the brisk wind forces the hair out of your eyes.  The smell of freshly cut grass in the crisp air overwhelms your nostrils.  Strolling through the quad, you see students, just a few years older...

Ramadan with the Ansars

Julia Carp, Spotlight Editor

September 29

Filed under Spotlight

It’s 4:30 on a muggy August morning. The sun will begin to rise in about an hour. Your parents are fast asleep and it is so silent you could hear a pin drop. What are you doing? You may be having stress-related dreams about...

The School Newspaper of Harriton High School
Spotlight