The Purple Quill

  • September 5Check out our new Quill staff members for 2020-21; click Staff above
  • September 18Did you know that we accept student submissions? You don't have to be enrolled in Journalism to get "published."
  • September 16New articles may be uploaded every day, but submissions are added by the 10th of each month!
Pieper pausing from officiating the shadows' dodge-ball contest

Sitting down with Mr. Pieper

October 7, 2018

Mr. Joe Pieper ‘13, aka “Peeps”, is in his second year as Admissions Coordinator at Elder. Many...

UC basketball seeks redemption

UC basketball seeks redemption

September 12, 2018

With the college basketball season in full pre-season mode, the Cincinnati Bearcats have landed some...

University of Cincinnati Lindner College of Business

Lindner College of Business set to finish new building

May 7, 2018

This year graduating high school seniors heading to the University Of Cincinnati Lindner College Of Business have...

image by Collin Scheiner

The “Athens Effect” becomes apparent

March 20, 2017

It seems that every year or couple of years, there is a certain college that lures a large majority of...

College tuition is way too high

College tuition is way too high

March 13, 2017

As a high school senior heading into my final quarter, I have four things ahead of me that I need to...

Lucas takes a ride on the panther

The end of an era

January 10, 2017

Time is defined in the Oxford Dictionary as, “the indefinite continued progress of existence and events...

Two women protesting the pipeline

Victory in protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline

December 7, 2016

Something incredible happened at Standing Rock. On Sunday afternoon, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers legally blocked the construction of the Dako...

Ohio States campus

Should guns be allowed on campuses?

December 6, 2016

Should students be able to carry a firearm when on campus? Many people have asked this for years and...

Photoshopped by myself

Kicking crisis strikes the NFL

December 4, 2016

As the second year of 33-yard extra point attempts continue I take a look and try to find out what it is that is making these kickers miss.

Austin Murphy and Coach Roush at the state finals  in Columbus 2016.

Wrestling ready to explode this year

September 15, 2016

Discipline, toughness, and perseverance; these are all the characteristics of standout Elder wrestler,...

Stranger Things gang on their bikes

Netflix series blows up over night

September 13, 2016

Ever since Netflix has begun to produce their own TV series and movies they have been killing the game. There first hit was House of C...

Kerr keeps winning

Kerr keeps winning

April 14, 2016

  At this point the name Steve Kerr is synonymous with winning. Take a look at his decorated playing career and see this guy's accomp...

WP Twitter Auto Publish Powered By :
The online student news site of Elder High School
University of Cincinnati