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Friends Select Student News Media

The Falcon

Friends Select Student News Media

The Falcon

Welcome To The 2022-23 School Year

Welcome To The 2022-23 School Year

September 29, 2022

Dear Friends Select Community, Welcome back to a new school year and another year of The Falcon.  The Falcon is focused on publishing accurate and unbiased news, opinionated articles on various...

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Final Letter from the Editors: 2021-2022

Margot Schneider, Lily Brin, and Jakob Miller June 9, 2022

Dear readers of The Falcon, Another year in the books! With strong contributions both from members of the senior journalism elective and from The Falcon Tuesday lunch club, we produced over 130 articles...

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Podcast: Developments in Twitter World

Ian Lamont and Jonas Gruber June 2, 2022

In these episodes, we discuss current events in technology. More specifically, we talk about Elon Musk’s recent acquisition of Twitter for 44 billion dollars. We share our thoughts on where we think...

Infographic: The Legacy of Virgil Abloh

Infographic: The Legacy of Virgil Abloh

TJ Hampton June 2, 2022

This infographic shows a timeline of the life of creative innovator Virgil Abloh. The theme I set with this infographic is based on the luxury clothing brand he founded named Off-White. From the font...

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The Evolution of Queers & Allies Committee

The Queers and Allies (Q&A) Commitee is a much-loved institution at Friends Select. It has existed for nearly two decades as a safe space for LGBTQIA+ students at Friends Select. Queer students, thanks...

Infographic: F1 Drivers

Infographic: F1 Drivers

Stefan Widdicombe June 1, 2022

This infographic is a comparison between two different F1 drivers: Charles Leclerc for Ferrari and Max Verstappen for Red Bull. Some of the statistics given are race wins and races participated in....

A Closer Look into Friends Select Admissions

A Closer Look into Friends Select Admissions

Zion Todd May 31, 2022

Have you ever wondered about the ins and outs of school admissions? Maybe you are a student or family, like I was, in the process of applying to college and you are questioning admissions at the higher...

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Infographic: Important American Labor Strikes

Aidan Bobb May 31, 2022

This is an infographic about unions and unionization efforts. This is a historical infographic, and it was created in Canva.

Infographic: James Webb Space Telescope

Infographic: James Webb Space Telescope

Henry Fogg May 27, 2022

This infographic talks about the James Webb Space Telescope. It includes an image of the telescope along with data, fun facts, and what the Telescope might discover. I included fun facts like,  "What...

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Living an Algorithmic Life

Jonas Gruber May 27, 2022

No matter who you are or your level of online activity, in some way, a content algorithm affects your daily online life. If you look up the answer to a question, an algorithm sorts through hundreds of...

Wednesday 6/1: Civil Discourse Panel

Wednesday 6/1: Civil Discourse Panel

Margot Schneider, Editor-in-Chief May 27, 2022

On Wednesday, June 1st, at 7pm, Friends Select will hold a virtual Civil Discourse Panel on the topic of moderating social media. It will consist of political discussion and respectful debate among three...

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How Do Animal Shelters Work?

Shirley Wang May 26, 2022

While sitting in a cage and purring, a cat moves her tail and cocks her ears up. A pair of eyes stare at people who just pass by. A question pops into her mind: will they be the one?  There are...

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