Gabrielle Lashley

Gabrielle Lashley

Students worry about returning to in-person learning

Students worry about returning to in-person learning

The squeaks of shoes over tiles, the clicks and slams of lockers and the excitement of students echoing through the halls. All things Daniel Pearl Magnet High School students will get the chance to hear soon enough. With COVID-19 cases lowering, the chances of fully...

DPMHS doors reopen to welcome hybrid learning

DPMHS doors reopen to welcome hybrid learning

After 13 months of locked gates, desolate hallways and careful preparations, Daniel Pearl Magnet High School welcomed students back for hybrid learning on Tuesday. Junior Trevor Doherty, who was on campus on Tuesday, went back in hopes of returning to a sense of...

Acquittal of Daniel Pearl’s murderer sparks outrage

Acquittal of Daniel Pearl’s murderer sparks outrage

The family of slain journalist Daniel Pearl has expressed outrage at the Pakistani Supreme Court’s decision last week to overturn the conviction of Ahmad Omar Saeed Sheikh for the murder and kidnapping of Pearl in 2002. “I was shocked,” Pearl’s father Judea Pearl said...

Virtual Get Lit performances manage to inspire students

Virtual Get Lit performances manage to inspire students

Even over Zoom, this year’s Get Lit poets brought passionate performances that managed to move students, teachers and staff. “I’m very new to this whole performing thing but you can be shy and be a performer and in some way share this creativity with the world, even...

Opinion: Wearing masks and staying home saves lives

Opinion: Wearing masks and staying home saves lives

Daily coronavirus cases are on the rise and many Americans haven’t been taking the precautions they need to keep them and their family members safe. It is time people start taking this pandemic seriously and recognize the danger we are in. Coronavirus cases are at the...

Opinion: Black Americans’ mental health matters too

Opinion: Black Americans’ mental health matters too

Seeing things such as traumatic events online or the police killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery can, in several ways, heavily contribute to the poor mental health of young people of color.  In a 2019 study by the Official Journal of the...