Month: May 2016

Panama Papers

Junyan Ge ’17 Leaked Files Reveal Huge Secrets about Heads of Government Several days ago a leak of secret files shocked the world: 11.5 million unexposed documents were revealed in which many leaders of states and some of the world’s wealthiest people have been recorded investing in offshore companies in […]

Phoenix in the Fast Lane: Jacob Liberman

Sophie Berger ’17 This year the class of 2017 welcomed in a new student: Jacob Liberman. In addition to being an enthusiastic student, he is also a very competitive golfer. Jake started watching golf with his dad when he was three years old. However, he didn’t start playing until he […]

Best Dressed Met Gala

Nicole Pollack ’17 This year’s Met Gala, held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Costume Institute in New York City, was full of excitement. This annual fundraising gala for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume not only celebrates the priceless artifacts that live year round at The Met, but also […]

Our Day at WHYY

Eliza Caisse ’18 On Friday, April 8th, teacher Monty and five Friends’ Central students had the honor of attending an all day “youth press day” conference at the WHYY headquarters. WHYY, the flagship National Public Radio station in Pennsylvania, was originally the first station in Philadelphia devoted solely to educational […]