Articles by Maxwell Lee

Junior State of America debates over social justice issues

Junior State of America debates over social justice issues

May 23, 2017 | in Campus

Nearly 200 high school students pack into a small room to sing karaoke to songs from “High School Musical” and Taylor Swift. From the energy, fun and camaraderie generated, one could never guess that... Read More

Photo Gallery: Signing Day

Photo Gallery: Signing Day

May 17, 2017 | in Photo Galleries

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From slam dunks to downward dog: sports teams enjoy yoga lessons

From slam dunks to downward dog: sports teams enjoy yoga lessons

May 1, 2017 | in Sports

After a long week of grueling lacrosse games and practice, emerging stiff and bruised, the lacrosse team seeks healing in the dance studio for an activity one might not expect: yoga. The men’s basketball,... Read More

A Cappella Revue a blast from the past with blend of current and past tunes

A Cappella Revue a blast from the past with blend of current and past tunes

April 1, 2017 | in Web

As multiple generations of people come together in the seats of Alan Harvey Theater, so does the music, as classics from Paul Simon, Marvin Gaye, and Smokey Robinson blend with the sounds of Taylor... Read More

A Capella and orchestra hit the road for L.A. tour

A Capella and orchestra hit the road for L.A. tour

March 28, 2017 | in Arts

Plaques with shiny gold plating line the walls of the music building as the beautiful sound that won those awards fills the air. Between the A Capella and Orchestra classes, the walls are jam... Read More

Piedmont parties pressure police: fresh, fast knowledge

Piedmont parties pressure police: fresh, fast knowledge

March 7, 2017 | in Web

It is important for teens to stay safe and be aware of social pressure so that they can make decisions that are right for them, Youth Educator junior Duncan said. Youth Educators (YEDs) primarily... Read More

Piedmont Parties Pressure Police: examining drinking from the bottom(s) up

Piedmont Parties Pressure Police: examining drinking from the bottom(s) up

March 7, 2017 | in A Closer Look

Despite the specific partying culture in Piedmont, not all students choose to participate, and those who do, are motivated by a variety of factors. Crovetti said her main concern lies in the mentality of... Read More

Piedmont, Parties, Pressure, Police: piedmont party people

Piedmont, Parties, Pressure, Police: piedmont party people

March 7, 2017 | in A Closer Look

Piedmont High School. Although associated with hard work, good test scores and affluence, our school has another side to it: the party scene. Whether it involves alcohol or just friends hanging out at a... Read More

Scotbotics build a robot and a sense of community

Scotbotics build a robot and a sense of community

February 7, 2017 | in Campus

Commands fly as the team communicates and coordinates towards a common goal. Lights flash as one player takes the offensive, leaving the other player to defend their position. On the other side, the team... Read More

Let’s talk about where the money is going

Let’s talk about where the money is going

November 29, 2016 | in Opinions

It is the summer before my junior year. I walk up the steps next to Millennium on my way to the library to retrieve my schedule. I have been looking forward to this moment... Read More