Friar's Lantern

Don’t wait

Dan Malloy

May 29, 2018

Sometimes, you have to cut off your thinking brain and jump in. I’ve spent most of my life waiting. Waiting for the right opportunity, the right motivation, or the right words to say. But that “right thing” never com...

Austin Laudadio

Austin Laudadio

April 27, 2018

Evanfest produces good out of tragedy

Dan Malloy

April 27, 2018

Alumnus’s battle with cancer has inspired a movement raising millions of dollars for families in need. As Mr. Bill Brady P’05 sat on a folding chair at Malvern on a sunny Saturday morning, he fought back tears describing h...

New strategic plan to focus on data-collecting, leadership

Dan Malloy

April 27, 2018

The new model will be more specific but a continuation of the previous 2011-2016 plan. Want a sneak peak into how Malvern will change over the next several years? Take a look at the new 2020 Strategic Plan, posted on Malvern’s...

Grades inflating at Malvern  

Dan Malloy

March 17, 2018

Teachers and students say “grade grubbing” and extra help to boost grades may be part of Malvern’s culture. According to data provided by the Counseling Department and analysis by the Friar’s Lantern, Malvern’s ave...

FRIAR TRIERS: Too hot to handle

Dan Malloy

January 31, 2018

Two of us tried the Carolina Reaper, the hottest pepper in the world. Let’s just say it was one of the worst 20 minute periods of our lives. As I stood doubled-over in the bottom floor Duffy bathroom, shoveling tap water into m...

New GOP tax bill helps private school families

Dan Malloy

January 31, 2018

The new tax bill, signed into law late last year, has cuts for Americans across the board, especially those at the top. Will this help families to afford Malvern in the years to come? The Republicans recently passed a shi...

Malvern celebrates Christmas break with Dodgeball Tournament and Talent Show

Dan Malloy

December 21, 2017

"And it's noo, naaaaay, neverrrrrrrrrr...... no nay never no more...." On December 21, Malvern joined together for their last day before Christmas break. Every year, the day begins with Mass in the chapel. Senior Christian Franck...

AGE block seeks to unite each class

Dan Malloy

September 25, 2017

[et_pb_section bb_built="1"][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text] For one hour a month, grade levels will come together and focus on grade-level issues. Taking place the last week of every month, the AGE blo...

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