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Gun control activists visit campus

Guest speakers Bria Smith and Samantha Fuentes speak to a group of students in the Carroll Learning Commons. The event was organized by junior Cole Matthes.

Olivia Rounsaville, Senior Reporter

October 23, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE Gun violence activists Bria Smith and Samantha Fuentes, a survivor of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, came to the Pine-Octavia campus to talk to a group of students about youth activism and issues surrounding gun violence in our country.  “I was really inspired about how pas...

Gray Area: Don’t profit off tragedies

Gray Timberlake, Editor-in-Chief

October 3, 2019

The avant garde menswear brand Bstroy designed four sweatshirts for New York Fashion Week with the names of schools where students were shot to death. The sweatshirts, which feature Sandy Hook, Columbine, Stoneman Douglas and Virginia Tech, were decorated with bullet holes.  The hoodies sparked buzz and made headlines,...

Classes pause for National School Walkout

High school and middle form students participated in the National School Walkout this morning at 10 a.m. Despite the heavy rain and hail, hundreds of students marched around the block and down Fillmore Street in support of stricter gun control.

Claire Kosewic, Editor-in-Chief

March 14, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Hundreds of Convent & Stuart Hall students left class this morning at 10 a.m. to participate in the National School Walkout, a student-led, nationwide protest in support of stricter gun control measures. “It’s really important that students take a stand on these kinds of thin...

TOK allows space for gun discussion

Junior Kiki Apple shares her opinion on the Second Amendment during her Theory of Knowledge class. The class postponed the lesson plan to discuss their perspectives on issues arising from recent school shootings.

Mason Cooney, Features Editor

March 5, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE In light of the recent school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, juniors discussed their opinions about gun violence in their Theory of Knowledge class this morning. “The ability to have discussions is really important,” Theory of Knowledge teacher...

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