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  • The ACLU Cannot Change Its Stance on Free Speech
  • Perspective: Puerto Rico and Hurricane Maria
  • Restaurant of the Week: Honeygrow
  • Ram of the Week: Michelle Qin
  • What Makes Running Possible?

    What Makes Running Possible?

    Amélie Lemay, Assistant Editor

    October 20, 2017

    Fall’s cooler weather brings with it many sports that are centered around runningー soccer, football, field hockey, tennis, and cross country, to name a few. Not to mention the many recreational joggers who are inspired by the dropping temperatures to hit the streets or the trail. What changes take...

    Runners cross the starting line during the 40th Annual Detroit Free Press/Chemical Bank Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017 in Detroit, Mich. (Ryan Garza/Detroit Free Press/TNS)

  • The ACLU Cannot Change Its Stance on Free Speech

    The ACLU Cannot Change Its Stance on Free Speech

    Sam Catania, Banner Columnist

    October 19, 2017

    While many would like to call the ACLU the “American Civil Liberal Union,” it is important to remember their critical stance regarding the protection of liberties for ALL Americans, and most specifically the 1st amendment of freedom of expression. Recently, the ACLU came under attack for...

    On Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, white supremacist groups clashed with hundreds of counter-protesters during the "Unite The Right" rally in Charlottesville, Va. Dozens were injured in skirmishes and many others after a white nationalist plowed his sports car into a throng of protesters. One counter-protester died after being struck by the vehicle. The driver of the car was caught fleeing the scene and the governor of Virginia issued a state of emergency. (Michael Nigro/Pacific Press/Zuma Press/TNS)

  • Perspective: Puerto Rico and Hurricane Maria

    Perspective: Puerto Rico and Hurricane Maria

    Zev Cotler

    October 18, 2017

    Everything is dark, pitch black, because if you are lucky, you were able to shield your windows.  You hear this horrible howling and banging, the whole night.  It is horribly frightening.  You are not sure when to come out, because you have no contact to the world outside of the space that you have wo...

    Xaira Garcia keeps cool on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 using a fan while at work at a store at a strip mall in Carolina. The only way to keep cool while at work is by using a fan since there is no air conditioning. (Jose A. Iglesias/Miami Herald/TNS)

  • Restaurant of the Week: Honeygrow

    Restaurant of the Week: Honeygrow

    Emily Glazer

    October 17, 2017

    Honeygrow is a relatively new and unique restaurant chain that will provide you with the perfect blend of healthy yet delicious foods, with locations in Bala Cynwyd, Radnor, and Philadelphia. While it does not offer its own delivery, it does have a relationship with Caviar so it is easily accessible...

  • Ram of the Week: Michelle Qin

    Ram of the Week: Michelle Qin

    Michael De Botton, Staff Writer

    October 16, 2017

    This week, The Banner sits down with Michelle Qin, a junior at Harriton. In addition to being a stellar student in her third year as a high school student, Michelle spends a lot of her time participating in clubs and on sports teams such as Cross Country, Science Olympiad, Banner, Math Club and Debate....

Opinion

The ACLU Cannot Change Its Stance on Free Speech

The ACLU Cannot Change Its Stance on Free Speech

Sam Catania, Banner Columnist

October 19, 2017No Comments

While many would like to call the ACLU the “American Civil Liberal Union,” it is important to remember their critical stance regarding the protection of liberties for ALL Americans, a...

  • Perspective: Puerto Rico and Hurricane Maria October 18, 2017
  • Failed Social Justice, Again March 7, 2017
  • Safe Space and the Body Politic January 3, 2017

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Features

Restaurant of the Week: Honeygrow

Restaurant of the Week: Honeygrow

Emily Glazer

October 17, 2017No Comments

Honeygrow is a relatively new and unique restaurant chain that will provide you with the perfect blend of healthy yet delicious foods, with locations in Bala Cynwyd, Radnor,...

  • Campus Insider’s Harriton Roots October 12, 2017
  • Post Haiti Trek May 4, 2017
  • Cool Things IB Students are Doing for C.A.S. February 23, 2017

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Spotlight

Ram of the Week: Michelle Qin

Ram of the Week: Michelle Qin

Michael De Botton, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017No Comments

This week, The Banner sits down with Michelle Qin, a junior at Harriton. In addition to being a stellar student in her third year as a high school student, Michelle spends...

  • Ram of the Week: Ricky Sayer May 17, 2017
  • Emma Danz: Enhancing Rather Than Changing April 4, 2017
  • Max Beck: Preparing for “The Most Fun Year in Harriton High School History” April 4, 2017

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Arts & Entertainment

These Tape Murals Will Stick With You

These Tape Murals Will Stick With You

Emily Mooney, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017No Comments

Perspective. It’s how we interpret things, and what allows us to appreciate their true value. By going “behind the scenes” with Ms. Jackson, we developed a new perspective...

  • Interview with “Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown” Character Candela! March 30, 2017
  • 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

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Science & Tech

What Makes Running Possible?

What Makes Running Possible?

Amélie Lemay, Assistant Editor

October 20, 2017No Comments

Fall’s cooler weather brings with it many sports that are centered around runningー soccer, football, field hockey, tennis, and cross country, to name a few. Not to mention t...

Parrots: The Unsung Avians

May 3, 2017

All You Ever Wanted to Know about Bird Migration

All You Ever Wanted to Know about Bird Migration

April 26, 2017

6 Ways to Be More Earth Friendly

6 Ways to Be More Earth Friendly

April 24, 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

December 6, 2016No Comments

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...

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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News

Harriton’s New Student Council Officers

Harriton’s New Student Council Officers

Ana Navarro, Staff Writer

May 26, 2017No Comments

Recently, Harriton elected its new student council representatives for the 2017-18 school year: Emma Danz as President, Jack Mendelsohn as Vice President, Ben Feldman as ...

  • Lucy Belle’s Rainbow at Harriton May 15, 2017
  • Harriton’s Day Of Silence April 27, 2017
  • Scottish Independence Referendum April 21, 2017

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Sports

What Makes Running Possible?

What Makes Running Possible?

Amélie Lemay, Assistant Editor

October 20, 2017No Comments

Fall’s cooler weather brings with it many sports that are centered around runningー soccer, football, field hockey, tennis, and cross country, to name a few. Not to mention t...

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