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Snow-Flopalypse

Snow-Flopalypse

It was going to be the Blizzard of 2015, an historic event to set snowfall records in several states and batter houses with hurricane-force gusts, downing power lines and trees…

Opinion: Youth Incarceration and Discrimination

Opinion: Youth Incarceration and Discrimination

(The following article was written by 9th grader Harry Wyckoff who is participating in J-Term with a focus on juvenile incarceration) Youth incarceration is a problem often overlooked by politicians…

Blurring the Lines Between Ideality and Reality

Blurring the Lines Between Ideality and Reality

With Photoshop becoming more user-friendly and Photoshop skills developing, it is becoming increasingly difficult to tell the real from the fake. Advanced features such as the liquefy tool, which smoothens…

Super Bowl XLIX Preview

Super Bowl XLIX Preview

This Sunday, the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots will be playing for the NFL championship in Arizona. Both teams are the number 1 seeds of their respective conferences and…

Ending the Backlog

Ending the Backlog

11 years ago, the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) launched its initial campaign to reduce the massive backlog of rape cases, yet in 2015 400,000 rape kits still…

Hilltop Photo-Op: Stickers on Computers

Hilltop Photo-Op: Stickers on Computers

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28TH– St. Luke’s students find expression through stickers on laptops, and today Bailey Vehslage managed to snap a few pictures of how people choose to express themselves on…

La Vie en Bleu (Collar)

La Vie en Bleu (Collar)

The French are cultivators of exquisite taste. When I think of the life of a French woman, I think of flutes of effluent champagne, red lipstick stains on café au…

The State of the Union 2015: Addressing our Nation’s Progress

The State of the Union 2015: Addressing our Nation’s Progress

On Tuesday night, President Obama addressed the nation in the annual State of the Union speech, laying out his thoughts about the previous year in the United States and presented…

Freshmen Jump into J Term

Freshmen Jump into J Term

For the first time ever, members of the St. Luke’s community will be participating in a J term. The lucky freshman class will be able to abandon their normal academic…

Hilltop Photo-Op: Girls’ Varsity Squash Warmup

Hilltop Photo-Op: Girls’ Varsity Squash Warmup

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 21st– Today, the Girls’ Varsity Squash team faced Rye High School. Staff Writwe Bailey Vehslage snapped a photo of juniors Laura Howells and Elizabeth Pellegrino warming up for…

Musk to Mars: Here We Come

Musk to Mars: Here We Come

Elon Musk has done it again! Inventor, investor, founder of Tesla, SpaceX, and co-founder of PayPal, Musk is one of the top names in technology today. He is constantly pushing…

Ways to Spend This Long Weekend

Ways to Spend This Long Weekend

Thinking of things to do this weekend? The Sentinel staff got together to brainstorm fun ways to make the most of these four free days: Monika: Go see American Sniper This…

Hilltop Photo-op: 2 More Days!

Hilltop Photo-op: 2 More Days!

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 14TH — Senior Kyle Andersen smiles through the pain that the end of the semester inevitably brings. Only two more days until a four-day weekend! (Photography by Jane…

Surface Pro 3 Review

Surface Pro 3 Review

When Microsoft released its Surface Pro 3 back in June, it was dubbed as the tablet that can replace your laptop. It has exceeded these expectations. In fact, since I’ve gotten the…

Tragedy in Paris

Tragedy in Paris

On January 7, 2015, two armed assailants clothed in heavy vests and armed with military grade assault rifles conducted a terrorist attack on the office of the satirical French newspaper…

Boston Strong: Determining The Fate of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Boston Strong: Determining The Fate of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

This week marks the start of the trial deciding the fate of Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, which will determine his guilt in the killing of 3 and the wounding of…

Hypochondria in the Internet Age

Hypochondria in the Internet Age

The Internet’s changes to society have affected almost every industry, for better or for worse. Having access to such topics as currents events to instructions on how to do almost…

Hilltop Snow-to Op: Flurries Fly!

Hilltop Snow-to Op: Flurries Fly!

                WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 7TH — This afternoon, snow continued to fall after yesterday’s dusting. The wind chill made it feel like 7 degrees…

TOP TEN: Rejected New Year’s Resolutions

TOP TEN: Rejected New Year’s Resolutions

TOP TEN REJECTED NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS 10.Eat more fast food 9. Floss less 8. Watch more ASPCA commercials 7. Be more cynical 6. Start smoking 5. Stay single 4. Read less 3. Watch…

New Year’s Horoscopes

New Year’s Horoscopes

A new year brings new horoscopes! Read below to find out yours: Aries: March 21 to April 19 Eat your vegetables!   Taurus: April 20 to May 20 Don’t be…