Articles by TPH Editorial Board

Honoring the process

April 25, 2016 | in Editorials

Let’s pretend that five former editors of the Piedmont Highlander just won the Pulitzer Prize for their coverage of the Syrian refugee crisis. Community members want to paint a mural in the journalists’ honor... Read More

Photo Gallery: Spring Rally 2016

Photo Gallery: Spring Rally 2016

April 19, 2016 | in Photo Galleries

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The fence

March 28, 2016 | in Editorials

With all the hubbub about the Facilities Master Plan, you might have missed the discussion of the Safe Schools Plan, whose preliminary draft includes plans to build a fence around our campus. Although it... Read More

Graduation gowns

February 29, 2016 | in Editorials

When the class of 2016 graduates, girls will no longer wear white gowns. Instead, we will all wear purple, a step towards gender inclusivity and away from traditional gender roles. But since the decision... Read More

Course Selection Guide 2015-2016

Course Selection Guide 2015-2016

February 3, 2016 | in A Closer Look

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The course survival guide

February 1, 2016 | in Editorials

Even when we select classes thoughtfully, we sometimes end up in a class we don’t like. So to accompany our Course Selection Guide, we would like to introduce the Course Survival Guide. Firstly, it’s... Read More

How to succeed at failing

December 14, 2015 | in Editorials

To PHS students, it can feel like achievement is everything. The message is everywhere, from parents on Facebook saying “Look what my kid did!” to the school scrambling for higher test scores. It’s even... Read More

2016 Bird Calling Contest announced

2016 Bird Calling Contest announced

December 4, 2015 | in Web

The 2016 Bird Calling Contest will be held on April 22. All students interested in participating should begin planning their acts. More information to come.  ... Read More

Photo of the day: celebrating Thanksgiving on Campus

Photo of the day: celebrating Thanksgiving on Campus

November 20, 2015 | in Web

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Police on campus

November 18, 2015 | in Editorials

Maybe it stems from action movies or maybe from major news events of the past year, but it has become all too easy to view uniformed officers as the villains. Yes, those white Stormtrooper... Read More