Feature Articles



Spending summer overseas

Published on June 2nd, 2015 | by Cambria Waldron

While most students spend their summer days playing volleyball on the beach, spending time with family and friends or taking summer classes, some adven- turous Samo students will embark on exciting new journeys traveling abroad, immersing themselves ... Read More


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Beau Gosse

Published on June 2nd, 2015 | by Nico Young

Student entrepreneur Max Foucaut (’16) takes his art to a new canvas. A drawing of a snow-capped mountain peak against an attention-grabbing hot pink sky has become ubiquitous around campus this semester. ThThis Para- mount-Pictures-meets-Bauhaus graphic ... Read More


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Around the world in eighty measures

Published on May 14th, 2015 | by Staff 14-15

San Francisco  I couldn’t believe how much I remembered from the San Francisco tour when I was writing this article. I remember being so angry that we weren’t seeing all of the artisanal toast joints that ... Read More



Have some help, Yelp

Published on April 13th, 2015 | by Staff 14-15

Cafe Bolivar It is a truth universally acknowledged that a teenager in possession of a cellphone of decent quality and an Instagram account, must be in want of attractive food to photograph. Many teens turn to ... Read More


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The Crown that Covers

Published on March 12th, 2015 | by Staff 14-15

On the day that Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha and Razan Abu-Salha, three University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill students, were murdered in their own home by a neighbor, Gihan Khalil (’16) was on her way ... Read More



Ballin’ Boys

Published on March 12th, 2015 | by Jaredan Levin

The Los Angeles Clippers are a world-renowned sports franchise with many adoring fans. Like most fans, however, these Samo students support their team with blood, sweat and tears. Well, more by cleaning up blood, sweat and ... Read More



Building a Reputation

Published on February 5th, 2015 | by Raffaella Gumbel

Matias Biraben (’16) At age three, Matias Biraben (’16) was allured by the gears of an alarm clock. He spent hours meticulously taking the pieces apart and reassembling the clock. A few years later, when his ... Read More



Breaking down senior English classes

Published on February 3rd, 2015 | by Staff 14-15

In the midst of studying and standardized test prep, the last thing Samo Juniors want to have to think about is deciding between the myriad of Senior english electives. Presented with more that two choices for ... Read More



Don’t wait until after to see AFTA

Published on February 3rd, 2015 | by Sasha Nickman

Travel back to the true age of Rock n’ Roll and join two iconic musicians, California native, Stephen Bishop and “Men at Work “ vocalist Colin Hay, as they light up Barnum Hall. Get ready to ... Read More

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