Trump’s First Week in the Oval Office
Permalink
Featured

Trump’s First Week in the Oval Office

Donald J. Trump became the 45th president of the United States on January 20th 2017. He was sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts.  After taking the oath…

Continue Reading →

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun-damental Rights
Permalink
Featured

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun-damental Rights

In the hours after Donald Trump’s Inauguration, millions of women worldwide mobilized to participate in various women’s marches. Among these were the local Miami Women’s March and the…

Continue Reading →

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport Shooting
Permalink
Featured

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport Shooting

  On Friday January 6, 2017 in the early afternoon, a mass shooting occurred at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, just 15 minutes away from Pine Crest School. The shooter,…

Continue Reading →

A Look at the Obama Presidency
Permalink
Featured

A Look at the Obama Presidency

With president-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration later this week, Americans are looking back on the past eight years, with many mixed emotions. As the end of Obama’s presidency comes to a…

Continue Reading →

Former Cuban Leader Fidel Castro Dies
Permalink
Featured

Former Cuban Leader Fidel Castro Dies

On November 25, 2016, Fidel Castro died in his home country of Cuba at the age of 90. He had governed Cuba for 49 years as first the…

Continue Reading →

Conflict Over the North Dakota Access Pipeline
Permalink
Featured

Conflict Over the North Dakota Access Pipeline

Many students may have seen the hashtag “#NoDAPL” and saw people checking into the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe land on social media, but they may not know what is…

Continue Reading →

AP Government Seminar: We the People Competition
Permalink
Featured

AP Government Seminar: We the People Competition

On November 28, 2016, Ms. Everett and the entire AP Government Seminar class held the district We the People competition in the ICI.  Pine Crest is the only…

Continue Reading →

The Possible Effects of a Trump Presidency
Permalink
Featured

The Possible Effects of a Trump Presidency

A paramount effect of a Donald Trump presidency is Trump’s ability to create an almost entirely Republican Supreme Court. There is already one position, which used to belong…

Continue Reading →

What’s your Favorite Holiday Song?
Permalink
Featured

What’s your Favorite Holiday Song?

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, the holiday cheer is in full swing.  Many are ditching the fall spirit and moving on to the most anticipated time of the…

Continue Reading →

A Review of the Marine Biology Trip
Permalink
Featured

A Review of the Marine Biology Trip

While the rest of the Upper School students were studying at school, the Marine Biology class got to take a trip off-campus. On the Marine Bio Trip, the…

Continue Reading →