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Gallery: Consol strives to “Blackout Bryan” in exciting, energetic pep rally

Gallery: Consol strives to “Blackout Bryan” in exciting, energetic pep rally

by Olivia Conway & Sam de Figueiredo, online editor & opinions editor On Friday October 20, students gathered in the gym for the Blackout Bryan pep rally. The stands were a mass of black clothing punctuated by the occasional neon glow...

 

Consol varsity volleyball falls to Oakridge 3-0

Consol varsity volleyball falls to Oakridge 3-0

by Olivia Conway & Sam de Figueiredo, online editor & opinions editor On Friday, Consol’s varsity volleyball team battled the Oakridge War Eagles. The game got off to a slow start with the score jumping between the teams with every...

 

Unseen sacrifices lead to appreciated support

Unseen sacrifices lead to appreciated support

  by Sam deFigueiredo, opinions editor I see my dad every night for family dinner. Even if we end up ordering a pizza or eating leftovers, he never misses a meal. We talk about our day and that new YouTube video we saw and occasionally...

 

Serving a pilgrimage in different country develops a sense of community

Serving a pilgrimage in different country develops a sense of community

  by Sam deFigueiredo, opinions editor  At the beginning of July, junior Joelle Benjamin traveled to San Jose, Costa Rica, with the St. Thomas Episcopal youth group for a unique service trip. “I was excited to go to Costa Rica to...

 

June Book Roundup: What you should be reading this month

June Book Roundup: What you should be reading this month

Humans of New York by Brandon Stanton by Sam de Figueiredo, opinions editor While reading Humans of New York, I was struck by how the photographs conveyed unexpected emotions. Each page of the book contained only a few pictures and...

 

Ten things to know for the week: June 19

Ten things to know for the week: June 19

1. The Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on June 12. The final score was 129-120. 2. The 24-story Grenfell Tower erupted into flames in London, England on June 14. The tragic apartment building...

 

Trek Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself: Boston

Trek Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself: Boston

by Sam deFigueiredo, opinions editor Attempting to take artsy pictures at FoMu. I recently visited Boston, a huge foodie city, for my sister’s graduation. I am a super picky eater, but during my 1-week long visit, I decided to try things...