Is Severn Environmentally-Friendly?

Many have wondered if Severn School is actually as environmentally-friendly as they claim to be. Well, let’s lay out all the facts and determine if the school is or not. We have separate recycling and trash cans in the cafeteria, classrooms, and hallways, but are they used correctly? The recycling centers are not able to…

7 NOV — Severna Park I interviewed Severn School Freshman Brandon Taub about his picnic table that he made for his friends. Here is our conversation: Maddi: Why did you make this picnic table? Brandon: First, I made the table because the benches were very crowded and me and my friends along with others were…

A Hero Lost: Elijah Cummings

OCT 28 — Severna Park Congressman Elijah Cummings, who represented the 7th Maryland district for 23 years, died on October 17, 2019. Many people are surprised and horrified because he was only 68, but he had had two surgeries in the past year, for his knee and his heart, that may have led to the…

A Review of Severn WiFi

OCTOBER 2019 – Severna Park, MD We all know the struggle of Severn WiFi; we often hear these phrases on a daily basis: “the WiFi just cut out,” “the WiFi is always terrible in this room,” or “I can’t access the website.” Sometimes the WiFi symbol will report 3 bars, yet the connection is obviously…

Annapolis Climate Strike

On Friday, September 20, 2019, the second national climate strike took place around the country. While Washington, D.C., a mere 40 miles away, is normally the center of social protests and strikes, Annapolis moved up in the ranks and hosted a climate strike of its own, with around 100 people in attendance.   They walked…

Brain Trauma Suffered by U.S. Diplomats

Severna Park — 25 SEPT By Severn Current Student Maddi Meyer   In 2016 and 2017, 15 American diplomats working in China all reported brain trauma. Many symptoms were described, including daily headaches, nausea, tiredness, nosebleeds, hearing loss, memory loss, loss of balance, and blurred vision; in other words, concussion symptoms. This case is strange…