The Parker Weekly

Songs Since The Pandemic — Volume CX, Issue 1

Alex Schapiro, Music Critic

September 7, 2020

Check out music critic Alex Schapiro's "Songs Since The Pandemic" playlist below! To save it for yourself visit the link below.  Direct playlist link...

Making a Difference One Stitch at a Time

Julia Marks, News Editor

May 13, 2020

Amidst the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, all medical supplies have been in high demand, particularly face masks. On April 3, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommended that all Americans wear some form of face-covering...

Things to Watch

Eli Greenwald, Staff Writer

May 13, 2020

Everybody’s stuck inside with nothing to do, so I’m going to recommend some TV shows and movies that you should watch to keep you from driving yourselves crazy during quarantine. I watch a new movie probably four times a wee...

The Benjamins

Jacob Boxerman, Copy Editor

April 12, 2020

“Vaping: It’s All About The Benjamins.” This is how Matt Quinn, Community Relations Coordinator at Rosecrance, an addiction and mental health treatment center in Rockford, Ill., began his Morning Ex on Wednesday...

My Visit To Nevermore Park

Leila Sheridan, Culture Critic

February 13, 2020

Among brick houses and train tracks, I spotted a sapphire blue building adorned with the letter “N.” I had finally arrived at Pilsen’s Nevermore Park: Hebru Brantley’s immersive art museum. Brantley is a Chicago artist wh...

Junior Ellie Buono (right) during her year abroad in Spain.

Junior Year Journey

February 13, 2020

The building that formerly housed Cosi, a popular restaurant in Lincoln Park.

Thank You, Next

January 31, 2020

From A to B and (I’ll Be) Back Again!

Abri Berg, Culture Critic

January 30, 2020

When I told my friends that I was headed to the Art Institute to see the “Andy Warhol–From A to B and Back Again” exhibition, the name “Andy Warhol” was not one that provoked confused glances and questions. Even for...

1st-grade students put their handprints on the back of the shelves made for Peace House.

Projects for Peace

December 19, 2019

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