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An Uncom(prom)ised Night
Eden Stranahan June 10, 2021

On Thursday, May 27, trolleys could be seen making their way down Clark Street en route to Morgan’s On Fulton. Upon further inspection, through...

The Westerlies performed virtually in the fourth year of the Joan W. Harris Visiting Music Scholars in Residence program. Photo from Vimeo.
A Semester With the Westerlies
Jacob Boxerman June 10, 2021

This year’s 4th Annual Joan W. Harris Visiting Music Scholars in Residence were the Westerlies, a New York-based brass group that aims to,...

(Final)ly Done
Alya Satchu June 10, 2021

As this year finds closure, several students disconnected from Zoom and indulged in an assortment of taxing assignments. Second semester finals...

A Senior Staycation
Lucy Wrubel June 10, 2021

Last year was the first to interrupt a reoccurring event that took place annually for years and years, the senior retreat. Seniors look forward...

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Signs of Normalness

June 10, 2021

Weekly Summer Jams – Playlist of the Weekly – Issue 10, Volume CX

June 10, 2021

Songs for Springtime – Playlist of the Weekly – Issue 10, Volume CX

May 14, 2021

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chupp Advisory taking a trip to go out to lunch. Photo by Emily Simon.
Cafeteria to Classroom
Alex Fidler June 10, 2021

For those who have been attending Parker for most of their lives, they will remember the daily lunch as something generally loved by all -- a time to be with friends, to chat about morning classes, and...

New Head
Harry Lowitz June 10, 2021

On March 25, Principal Daniel Frank released an announcement to the Parker community titled “Parker Welcomes New Head of Upper School Chris Arnold,” introducing the new administrator who will be joining...

Your Summer Activity Consultant Has Arrived
Julia Peet June 10, 2021

With people getting vaccinated, cases going down, and Chicago starting to open back up again, people are already making plans for a fun summer. In the interest of keeping cases from rising again, music...

Summer Sports Season
Sophia Rosenkranz June 10, 2021

In 2020, spring sports were cut short as a pandemic was declared. In 2021, the new spring season, titled the “summer season,” is an opportunity to continue what was started the previous year. Now,...

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Back The Blue With Proper Funding
Max Keller June 10, 2021
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The Joys Of Life, Issue 11 – Parker
Grayson Schementi June 10, 2021
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Abortion Under Attack
June 10, 2021
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Comment, Like, & Vote
Sophia Rosenkranz May 12, 2021

As units start to end, and finals come to the horizon, Student Government election season begins. During this election season, social media platform...

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Are Snow Days Over?
Are Snow Days Over?
Sophia Rosenkranz March 1, 2021

The infamous Chicago winter can consist of cold, slippery, and icy snow. When snow starts to build up on the sidewalk, and nights begin to approach...

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Illinois Lifting COVID Restrictions
Illinois Lifting COVID Restrictions
Harry Lowitz January 12, 2021

On Wednesday, January 6, Governor J.B. Pritzker, announced that some of Illinois’s 11 regions could have the “toughest restrictions” relating...

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Teachers’ Thoughts?
Teachers’ Thoughts?
Sofia Brown February 12, 2021

There are mixed feelings circulating the Upper School as students and faculty experience their first taste of in-person learning since the beginning...

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