IA IN VOGUE: FARE x Rina, IA Students’ Fashion Debut

By Sally Bdeir (’19) The last of personal project presentations just finished, and IA sophomores got pretty creative this year. Sophomores Quinn Coleman, Rina Helt and Ana Bayma-Meyer collaborated to produce an incredible fashion show at the Detroit Carr Center. Sophomore Quinn Coleman has had his own clothing brand called FARE. For his personal project, he collaborated with Rina Helt and together, they designed and … Continue reading IA IN VOGUE: FARE x Rina, IA Students’ Fashion Debut

IA Model UN Team Travels to Chicago for MUNUC

The University of Chicago hosts one of the most competitive Model UN conferences in the country, with attendees ranging from California to New York. However, that didn’t stop the IA from making themselves noticed once again, coming out with two awards, an abundance of resolutions, and memories that will last a lifetime. Continue reading IA Model UN Team Travels to Chicago for MUNUC

Lost, Alone, and Afraid: The Reality 80,000 Kids Will Face This Year (“Lion” Movie Review)

(Featured photo courtesy of Sideonetrackone) By Sophia Kapur (’18) Plucked from a childhood spent scampering barefoot through dusty streets and placed in a home within earshot of crashing waves on Australian sand, Saroo Brierley couldn’t have felt further from home. The thoughts flooding his mind each night were filled with memories of his mother, brothers, and sister- who, he believed, were persistently searching for him … Continue reading Lost, Alone, and Afraid: The Reality 80,000 Kids Will Face This Year (“Lion” Movie Review)

The 89th Academy Awards Nominations

(Featured photo courtesy of Dbmoviesblog) By Matthew Mancini (’18) This is a complete list of the 2017 Oscar nominations made by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The Academy Awards will take place on February 26, 2017 with host Neil Patrick Harris. Best Picture: “Arrival” “Fences” “Hacksaw Ridge” “Hell or High Water” “Hidden Figures” “La La Land” “Lion” “Manchester by the Sea” “Moonlight” … Continue reading The 89th Academy Awards Nominations

Experiencing the Women’s March on Washington

(Featured photo courtesy of Womensmarch.com) By Rebecca Driker-Ohren (’18) From the moment the election results were in- and quite frankly, a long time before that moment- something fundamental changed in our country: our nation’s core values. I don’t pretend to be well-versed in politics, or to follow any candidacies closely. But what I do know is that the division that our country felt throughout this last … Continue reading Experiencing the Women’s March on Washington

Inauguration Weekend: A New Era Dawns

Donald Trump has been sworn in as the 45th president of the United States of America. (Feature photo courtesy of Center Stage) By Evan Kolin (‘18) The Inauguration Eight years ago, as Barack Obama entered office and became the first African-American president in history, Senator Dianne Feinstein opened the 56th presidential inauguration with a praise to the democracy of the United States: “The freedom of a people … Continue reading Inauguration Weekend: A New Era Dawns