The Glen Echo

Brawls in the halls

Brawls in the halls

by Max Felsenstein, Sports Editor

April 8, 2014


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, In-Depth, Sports, Student Life

GLEN ROCK, N.J. – “I’ve been in a couple fights in my day. The one I remember with the most clarity was on the corner near a beat-up house where an old man would occasionally peer out the window,” the English teacher said, looking at the ceiling in his reminiscence. “We’d usually see a single...

Psych

Psych

by F. Timothy Mountain, Lead Satirist

April 7, 2014


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, In-Depth, Student Life

DISCLAIMER: Please note that I am not, nor am I claiming to be, a doctor or professional of any sort. I am a high school student, and the conducted analyses which you will read about below are a part of a project for my journalism class. These analyses were developed as an evaluation of my own potential, an...

Fashioning her own path

Fashioning her own path

by Tori Rusko, Staff Writer

April 7, 2014


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, In-Depth, Student Life

GLEN ROCK, N.J. – The walk was refreshing. Passing the same tree made the city seem more ‘earthy.’ There was the Starbucks she would walk into every day before her classes. It was a small café, and it was always super packed no matter what time of day. She said it was confusing, why would...

Press power to restart our computers

Press power to restart our computers

by Courtney Schmitt, Staff Writer

April 4, 2014


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, In-Depth, Opinion, Student Life

6:30 am. Somewhere deep in sleep, a distant beeping noise can be heard. The subconscious brushes it off, forcing it to make sense logically in the context of what the mind’s perceives as reality. The sound grows louder and louder until the conscious mind slowly emerges, refreshed, awakened – ...

Truly special educators

Truly special educators

by Juliana Roddy, Staff Writer

April 3, 2014


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Features, In-Depth

Seconds before the bell rings, students begin filing in to talk to their friends before finding their places in the assigned seats. The classroom is noisy and rambunctious, and small talk fills the room. Beep. The students, still boisterous, overpower the voice of the teacher calling for the fr...

From the mortuary to the laboratory

From the mortuary to the laboratory

by Victoria Messikian, Alumni Editor

April 2, 2014


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Features, In-Depth

A twenty-two year old girl is working in a vile room. It is cold and steel, and the young girl is surrounded by inanimate bodies. She is surrounded by the dead. Each body, raised slightly on angled rollers, looks as if it’s reclining on a lounge chair. Underneath, water constantly flushes to rinse...

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