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Exploring music, art, dance, film and theatre in the Archer Community and beyond.



‘Zootopia’: Not your average animated movie

‘Zootopia’: Not your average animated movie

Chloe Davenport May 6, 2016 Comments Off on ‘Zootopia’: Not your average animated movie

Zootopia is not your average animated movie. Disney’s “Zootopia” is a thoroughly enjoyable movie for all ages and simultaneously promotes positive messages. The movie delivers an intriguing plot; the story of a little bunny

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Archer musicians perform in annual Spring Concert

Archer musicians perform in annual Spring Concert

Ella Tollman May 4, 2016 1

New lives and new beginnings were the inspirations behind Archer’s annual Spring Concert held on Wednesday, April 13 and Thursday, April 14. The upper and middle school orchestras and choirs as well as the

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May Playlist: It’s Gonna Be ‘May’

May Playlist: It’s Gonna Be ‘May’

Logan Connors May 3, 2016 Comments Off on May Playlist: It’s Gonna Be ‘May’

The school year is winding down and the Maypole has gone up. As you get into the groove for finals and summer, this chill playlist will help you get through the end of the

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Saying Goodbye to a Pop Culture Phenomenon

Saying Goodbye to a Pop Culture Phenomenon

Alexandra Chang May 3, 2016 Comments Off on Saying Goodbye to a Pop Culture Phenomenon

After 15 successful seasons, “American Idol” has come to an end. Created by Simon Fuller, “Idol” first premiered on June 11, 2002. Ever since, it has become a pop culture phenomenon and formed a

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Rachel Yi ’16 documents her service in Tijuana through photography

Rachel Yi ’16 documents her service in Tijuana through photography

Shelby Mumford April 27, 2016 Comments Off on Rachel Yi ’16 documents her service in Tijuana through photography

Rachel Yi ’16 knew what she was getting herself into when she arrived in Tijuana, Mexico, with her camera, but she wasn’t going to let her fear of judgement stop her. For the past

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April playlist: your digital Coachella

April playlist: your digital Coachella

Helena Heslov April 22, 2016 Comments Off on April playlist: your digital Coachella

Whether you’re more into jumping up and down in the mosh pits of the Sahara Tent or nodding your head to the chill sounds of the Mojave Tent — this playlist will bring you back (or

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Innocence and femininity through Senior Olivia Loaiza’s lens

Innocence and femininity through Senior Olivia Loaiza’s lens

Shelby Mumford April 20, 2016 Comments Off on Innocence and femininity through Senior Olivia Loaiza’s lens

Olivia Loaiza ’16 threw it back to the 1990s and used color film to emphasize the grain and rawness of innocence and femininity in her senior photography exhibition April 12 –

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Archer thespians bring Shakespearian comedy to life

Archer thespians bring Shakespearian comedy to life

Helena Heslov April 16, 2016 Comments Off on Archer thespians bring Shakespearian comedy to life

Archer presented Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” in the Blackbox theatre March 11  and 12. The comedic play includes love, laughter and plenty of scheming. Archer’s production included a 1920s speakeasy theme

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Surviving of the Holocaust: Lindsay Cayton ’16 shares through photography

Surviving of the Holocaust: Lindsay Cayton ’16 shares through photography

Shelby Mumford April 14, 2016 Comments Off on Surviving of the Holocaust: Lindsay Cayton ’16 shares through photography

In the midst of Spirit Week, Lindsay Cayton ’16 shared a powerful message from the past with her photography display. Cayton displayed her photography in the upstairs gallery. She created the pieces for her independent study

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Archer musicians perform in annual CAIS Honors Music Festival

Archer musicians perform in annual CAIS Honors Music Festival

Logan Connors March 18, 2016 1

With the help of Music Director Kate Burns and Orchestra Director Susan Smith, Archer honors musicians participated in the 2016 CAIS Honors Music Festival on Feb. 20-21, 2016. They performed with students from schools from

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