The Shakerite

Alexandra Harris, 2016 Secretary

Hillary Lacks, Opinion Editor

May 8, 2013

Why did you decide to run? "I was secretary last year and I liked it. It's a cool group of kids. It's really fun, and I enjoyed doing it this year," Alexandra Harris said. She said she was also inspired to run by her sister,...

Margi Weiss, 2016 Vice President

Ella Shlonsky, Opinion Editor

May 8, 2013

Why did you decide to run? Margi Weiss said she was a part of Student Council last year. "I had a lot of fun and I wanted to do it again," she said. Did you run last year? Have you held office previously? Weiss was a...

More Than Just a Snap: The Snapchat Phenomenon Spreads

Bridget Cook, Allie Harris and Elana Ross, Spotlight Editors and Staff Reporter

December 11, 2012

Snapchat is a free app that lets you share pictures with friends for a maximum of 10 seconds or a minimum of 1 second. Launched in 2011, Snapchat has grown exponentially among users (mainly teens), with an average of 20 million...

Offering Support Without Ignorance

March 20, 2012

It took the KONY 2012 video six days to accumulate 100 million views. It only took a weekend for most of those viewers to lose interest. Compared to music or comedy videos that have gone viral, KONY 2012 was the fastest to...

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