Friar's Lantern

[Witty title with a truism]

Ethan Rowley

May 29, 2018

Life takes turns that you’d never expect. Embrace them and run with them as fast as you can. I’ve been waiting for this moment for several years. I’ve read this exact same column in at least 14 different ways over the...

Super Bowl Sunday means a Monday vacation

Ethan Rowley

January 31, 2018

The Eagles’ Super Bowl berth means that we really shouldn’t be at school on the Monday after the game. The Philadelphia Eagles are making their third Super Bowl appearance in 52 tries. Of the two in which they’ve already, ...

DNA testing is totally tubular (but probably not that accurate)

Ethan Rowley

November 4, 2017

Buckle up and prepare for the tale of one guy spitting into a tube and waiting for several weeks to see what it meant So I spat into a tube for science (or so I tell myself). There I was, in homeroom like any other day, e...

Alumnus of the Issue: EJ Caterson ’92

Ethan Rowley

April 28, 2017

Surgeon returned to Malvern on April 3 to speak to students about his experiences. Dr. EJ Caterson ’92, a reconstructive plastic surgeon, has performed many operations like the facial and limb transplants he shared in his presentation. Yet those types of operations don’t comprise...

Alumnus of the Issue: Matt McManus ’08

Ethan Rowley

March 31, 2017

McManus came back to Malvern earlier this school year to take a job as the Director of Alumni Relations and Athletic Development as well as Assistant Varsity Basketball coach. Malvern’s Director of Alumni Relations an...

Alumnus of the Issue: John Lafferty ’82

Ethan Rowley

February 1, 2017

Entrepreneur said his vision gives him a “why” in life. After working at a family business for 25 years, Mr. John Lafferty ’82 founded his company CellMyLight, of which he is now President and CEO. The company produ...

What are the issues?

Ethan Rowley

October 27, 2016

  Our reporters dove a little deeper into four issues that should matter to our community.  [ezcol_1half] Obamacare's future will likely be determined by the presidential election. Nick Li ’17 Obamacare has lowered the numbe...

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