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Dapping Szn

Carmine Domenicone '20, Jake Byrne '20, and Nicholas Seger '20

April 29, 2020

In their final video for the Purple Quill, seniors Carmine Domenicone, Jake Byrne, and Nicholas Seger demonstrate their dexterity by performing handshakes around the campus of Elder. The video is complete with blooper footage, filmed by Dakota Postel, and narrated by the manly voice of Nicholas Seger. We hope you enjoy a few la...

kids looking at each others phones instead of actually having a conversation

The effects of social media

October 15, 2018

We are a generation of slaves and our phones and computers are the handcuffs. We are the first generation ...

Rey and Luke Skywalker pose for the new film

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

October 4, 2017

Later this year, on December 15th, the Star Wars franchise will add another film to its installment. The fil...

Should social media affect who is teaching in a classroom?

Does social media actually have an affect within schools?

March 3, 2017

In today’s day and age, social media has become a part of most people’s day to day like whether they're...

Challenges and fads come and go

Challenges and fads come and go

November 9, 2016

This current generation of kids and young adults is undoubtedly a novelty, and it is obvious that our...

One of Danny's favorite pieces.

Artist Spotlight: Danny Theders

March 9, 2016

Following up on a previous spotlight on senior Max Merritt, I’m moving on to senior Danny Theders....

Twitter to 10,000?

Twitter to 10,000?

January 8, 2016

Just this past week, rumors surfaced that the 2nd most used social media website on the planet, Twitter,...

Is Facebook dead or alive?

Is Facebook dead or alive?

October 8, 2015

Everything becomes obsolete or dies. Everyone dies and some fashions go out of style. When it comes to...

Rowdy Boys

Fear the Cheer

October 1, 2015

Elder High School's "The Pit" is featured in USA Today's "10 Great Places to Watch a High School Football...

Nurse Boles

Elder welcomes rookie faculty class

September 14, 2015

One of the greatest attributes of Elder’s tradition is its teachers. The halls here are home to some...

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Facebook is dying

March 4, 2015

Social media is constantly evolving and changing, and it is starting to look like Facebook is slowly...

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Snapchat: New update creates controversy

February 10, 2015

Snapchat is one of the top apps of social media nowadays, so it is no surprise that people are reacting...

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