Friends Select Student News Media

The Falcon

Friends Select Student News Media

The Falcon

Friends Select Student News Media

The Falcon

Falcon Roundtable: Which Game Pigeon Game is Best?  
Falcon Roundtable: Which Game Pigeon Game is Best?  
Lily Brin, Lena Kinser, Jakob Miller, Lucy Rupertus, Patrick Ryan, Margot Schneider, Scarlett Schneider , and Uma Vincent March 11, 2022

Game Pigeon, a mobile, collaborative game for iOS devices released in 2016, consists of 23 games that are shared between 2 or more players on different devices. Writers...

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Taking a Look at Gentrification in Francisville
Taking a Look at Gentrification in Francisville
Katie Kern April 12, 2022

A mix of old houses and new developments, spanning from 898 to 829 Cameron Street (left to right). These houses sit behind an abandoned lot,...

Welcome Back!  Spring Crossword Puzzle
Welcome Back! Spring Crossword Puzzle
Niamh Williams April 7, 2022

The Little Mermaid Jr. Comes to the Blauvelt Theater
The Little Mermaid Jr. Comes to the Blauvelt Theater
Patrick Ryan April 21, 2022

This afternoon marks the first in-person musical at Friends Select since the spring of 2019, so make sure to come out to see The Little Mermaid Jr. The show tells the story...

Devon Sinclair, director of The Little Mermaid.
Meet the US Musical Director: Devon Sinclair
Lily Brin and Lucy Rupertus April 20, 2022

The Friends Select Upper School is currently putting on the musical “The Little Mermaid” under the direction of Devon Sinclair. Sinclair grew up in Upper Darby, PA and later...

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LP3: Colorful, Strange, & Energetic
Margot Schneider, Editor-in-Chief • April 18, 2022

Hippo Campus’s newest album LP3, released this February, is full of energy, color, and lots of strange and satisfying sounds. After struggling to find their collective sound...

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Yolanda Wisher Visits FSS, Teaches Workshops
Margot Schneider, Editor-in-Chief • April 25, 2022

Today, April 25th, Yolanda Wisher is visiting Friends Select. She will be teaching a social justice workshop class during the E block and a writing workshop during the X...

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Music and the Brain: The Science Behind Your Favorite Songs
Margot Schneider, Editor-in-Chief • April 25, 2022

Have you ever noticed how the perfect playlist or song can increase your mood after a bad day? While you may think you are simply expressing your emotions through the feel...

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Plans for Spirit Day 4/22
Plans for Spirit Day 4/22
Uma Vincent April 21, 2022

Friends Select's annual Spirit Day will take place this tomorrow, April 22nd. Students were given a survey with myriad choices for mixed-grade group trips with teachers chaperoning....

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Before Playoffs, Boys Varsity Basketball Narrowly Beats Friends Central 66-62
Before Playoffs, Boys Varsity Basketball Narrowly Beats Friends' Central 66-62
Stefan Widdicombe February 14, 2022
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Friends Select’s New and Improved Rooftop
Lily Brin, Assistant Editor • February 3, 2022
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