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My brother the snail

DJ Melillo '19, staff Writter

April 11, 2019

Many of you may not know this, but I have a younger brother that is a freshman. His name is Wesley Melillo. Wesley plays football and is on the wrestling team. I would say he is a fairly active student at this school. Wesley is a very unique person though, he does odd things and resembles a rat/snail like creature. I am here...

Cincinnati is cursed

Cincinnati is cursed

April 11, 2018

There's only one word to describe Cincinnati professional sports in my time walking this earth: heartbreaking. The...

Beginners guide to prom szn

Beginners guide to prom szn

March 13, 2018

With prom season quickly approaching, there is a lot of buzz in the air. Hearts could be broken, relationships could be strengthened, y...

Why join The Purple Quill?

Why join The Purple Quill?

January 10, 2018

Every student at Elder knows what The Purple Quill is about. Given out at the end of every month, The Purp...

St. Nick: Underrated?!?

St. Nick: Underrated?!?

December 7, 2017

With St. Nicholas coming to stuff our stockings on December 5th, many of us are anticipating the sheer...

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The Purple Quill: Second semester power rankings

May 24, 2017

Being a member of The Purple Quill, is one of the more illustrious titles to have here at Elder. Quill wr...

Bottle Flipping is not dead

May 9, 2017

The craze of bottle flipping has often been referred to as outdated, or no longer fun, but that is definitely...

Cup Pong: boom or bust?

Cup Pong: boom or bust?

May 8, 2017

A new craze sweeping seemingly all Iphone users phones, is the new Game Pigeon app, Cup Pong. The game...

2017 MLB season predictions

2017 MLB season predictions

March 10, 2017

The Major League Baseball season is right around the corner. Spring Training is in full swing, and many t...

Netflix's new movies and shows for March

Netflix’s new movies and shows for March

March 3, 2017

Netflix has been in need of some new movies and TV shows, and they have delivered in the month of March....

The Quill's MLB expert Sam Poli gives his views on baseball's postseason

AL playoff picture comes into focus

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Coach Schoenfeld 2016 Basketball Camp Videos

June 15, 2016

Every so often, you get a chance to do something that makes you feel like you belong. You get the feeling...

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