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Superwomen save society

Sarah Fox, Business Manager/R3 News Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Commentary

Welcome to the newest generation of powerful superhumans—or should we say superwomen? ​More and more, we see women taking a larger role in superhero films. In Wonder Woman and Justice League, we see Wonder Woman (played...

Coco celebrates Mexico’s cultural side

Anna Masciandaro, Web Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Commentary

Recently, Mexico’s reputation has taken a lot of hits. In television shows, Mexico is often portrayed as filled with drugs, violence and criminals; and it didn’t help that during the 2016 election, President Donald Trump called...

Good Old Days

Fiona Gillen

December 1, 2017

Filed under Iris, Multimedia, Podcasts

Everyone has had bad days before, but more importantly everyone also has good days. In her podcast, junior Fiona Gillen talks about the importance of positivity and interviews students of different grades about the best parts of...

ASAP

Brianna Hatch

November 30, 2017

Filed under Iris, Multimedia, Podcasts

What’s the main reason students take AP classes? Is it because they want college credit? Do they just want to have a rigorous schedule to impress colleges? Or do they have a love for the subject and want to further their edu...

The charm of urban exploring

Jessica Shih, Iris Commentary Editor

October 31, 2017

Filed under Iris, Iris News

WHARTON, NJ—As Halloween approaches, some are getting into the spirit by setting off into the night sporting sneakers, flashlights, cameras and a sense of adventure. For seniors Kristen Meek and Alex Wendel, following a 40-minute...

Streaming takes down cinema

Bridget Hyland, R1 Editor in Chief

October 31, 2017

Filed under Commentary, Iris

​It’s a Friday night in 1957, and you and your friends are about to do the same thing you do every week: go to the movie theater. Today, 60 years later, the parking lot of that theater might be deserted. This is not to say that movie theaters have gone extinct, but r...

An editor who is Everything, Everything

Madison Pena, Longform Editor

October 30, 2017

Filed under Iris, Iris News

​A few blocks from Central Park, near the end of Broadway, a windowed building scales the sky of New York, demanding attention. Upon entering the building, you’re greeted by a burnt-orange sign, lined with a silver si...

Fall’s best scary movies

Eve Crandall , Iris Editor-in-Chief

October 27, 2017

Filed under Iris, Reviews

This fall, there have been plenty of scary movies. But only a few of these films have been truly memorable, by transcending the horror genre and including elements of either drama or comedy. Here are the top three best scary m...

The boy is back

Noelle Mesbah , Web Editor

October 27, 2017

Filed under Iris, Reviews

Starting with hit singles “This Town” and “Slow Hands,” ex-One Direction member Niall Horan is back and better than ever with his new album, Flicker. Often considered the heart of One Direction, Horan’s first solo album radi...

New Album not so Gucci

Danny Bracco , R3 Sports Editor

October 27, 2017

Filed under Iris, Reviews

From criminal to icon, Gucci Mane has been in the spotlight for the past two years. Since his release from jail on May 26, 2016, he has released three full-length albums (and one collaborative mixtape with Metro Boomin), the lat...

Riverdale, revived and revised

Jordan Sacher, R2 Sports/News Editor

October 27, 2017

Filed under Reviews

The CW’s new hit drama, Riverdale, returned on Oct. 11 for the Season 2 premiere. After ending its first season with average ratings, the premiere exceeded expectations. The first season of the show, based on the famous Archie Comics series c...