The Parker Weekly

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Zach Joseph, Online Editor

February 25, 2020

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February 15, 2020

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February 14, 2020

Editorial, Issue 7 — Volume CVIV

The Parker Weekly

February 13, 2020

At the corner of Stetson and Randolph, the Chicago Tribune Tower stands tall, the Chicago Tribune’s namesake splashed in white typeface across the stone exterior. The skyscraper looms over the Chicago river, keeping a watchf...

Senior Captain Oliver Manilow dribbles the ball to the basket at the Blue Out game.

The Blue Out Game

February 13, 2020

Mission: Impossible?

Ava Stepan, Opinions Editor

February 13, 2020

Our mission states that “Francis W. Parker School educates students to think and act with empathy, courage and clarity.” This simple sentence is a pillar of our institution, upholding the core values which we, the students, ...

Signed with love

Alex Ori, Editor-in-Chief

February 13, 2020

It’s safe to say that Parker is… different. We spend 40 minutes three days a week learning in an auditorium with 3rd graders. Most of us know every Upper Schooler by name, and for some of us, have known them since we could ...

Carlin’s Conventions, Issue 7

Lindsay Carlin, Columnist

February 13, 2020

This article is three days overdue. Full disclosure: most (read: all) of my columns are. This one is different, though––for once I’ve actually had the time to write it on time and just neglected to do so. Instead, completel...

Parker Robotics State-Bound

Sofia Brown, Staff Writer

February 13, 2020

Shouts and cheers echo within the walls of the Big Gym as spectators fill the bleachers to watch teams and their robots compete for a spot at State. Intensified by music and the announcer’s booming voice, the tournament had both ...

This year’s visiting scientist Dinee Simpson poses with Principal Dan Frank. Photo courtesy of Nick Saracino.

Transplanting Knowledge

February 13, 2020

Parker Crosses Belden

Avani Kalra, Editor In Chief

February 13, 2020

John Weiss, a “Belden by the Park” tenant, has lived at 327-335 W. Belden for just over a year. Now, he fears he will not be able to sell his home. Weiss’s trepidation comes after Parker bought six out of the 15 units in his b...

Volume CVIV, Issue 7– “The Parker Weekly”

February 13, 2020

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