Author: Zoe Ginsberg

Why I Write

James Peterson ’17 For as long as I can remember, I have been surrounded by literature. Both of my parents are literary scholars and I grew up reading and writing on a regular basis. I started reading the likes of Mary Pope Osborne and John Flanagan day and night. I […]

10 Tips From Your Senior Class

Zoe Ginsberg ’17 As the Class of 2017 prepares to enter senior project, we have some tips for our younger classmates. Maximize every day. Wake up with a purpose, a reason to go to school and have a good day. Whether it be to finally give a presentation you’ve been […]

The Bachelor Timeline

Zoe Ginsberg ’17 Tis’ the season of The Bachelor! Here’s a timeline from Season 1 to Season 32. Season 1: The Couple Alex Michel and Amanda Marsh Post Season The first couple in Bachelor history DID NOT last! They split after nearly a year together! Season 2: The Couple Aaron […]

The Fallen Part 1 Preview

The Fallen Part 1 Preview: James Peterson ’17 Truth took a deep breath. The hood over his head severely impaired his vision but did not affect his hearing. He had to figure out where he was. But first, how did he get here? He remembers being in the store. The cashier […]

Welcome Back Mike Cook!

Sophie Berger ’17 While welcoming a number of new teachers to Friends’ Central, we would love to welcome  Mike Cook back to our community. Mike Cook graduated in 2003 from FCS and went on to play basketball at the University of Pittsburgh. FCS athletics and our community have a special […]

FCS Students in the plays

Zoe Ginsberg ’17 For the first time ever at FCS, students who participate in the fall and spring plays are exempt from PE and sports credits. Students in the plays have been working for a long time to make this happen, and with new athletic director Michelle Crowley it was […]

Nine Ways To FALL In Love With Autumn

Julian Brenman ’20 Though many of us neglect to admit it, the weather has gotten colder, and fall is here to stay. For many people, the change in the air may bring dismay. However, below you will find a list of eight ways to make the best of this beautiful […]

Highlights of NYFW

Nicole Pollack ’17 Who said Fashion Week was all about the clothes?! During this year’s New York Fashion Week, designer Michael Kors decided to change it up by having musician Rufus Wainwright belt out “Zing! Went The Strings of My Heart” right smack dab in the middle of his runway. […]

Fall 2016 TV Shows Yay’s and Nay’s

Evan Paszamant ’18 Every fall TV season, numerous networks attempt to win your viewership by both creating a vast array of comedies and dramas, and creating a swarm of advertising campaigns smattered all over every media outlet. However, what ultimately wins this television competition is the quality of the show […]