Friar's Lantern

Lights, shadows, and everything in between

Tommy Pero

May 24, 2017

Relationships formed at Malvern help me find my way. I walked into a dimly lit room and ducked under the projected screen on the wall. While among my family and close friends, I like being in the spotlight. That day, I wanted no...

Stewart hall switches to new pizza only menu

Tommy Pero

April 1, 2017

SATIRE: In an effort to better reach student’s interest, Stewart Hall will switch to a new menu in which only pizza is served. This ain’t Michelle Obama’s menu, Malvern. While this might seem like a drastic cha...

Malvern to implement new ‘22nd Century Learning’ model

Tommy Pero

April 1, 2017

SATIRE: Seeking to become more competitive in the private school market, the school will implement a more progressive learning model. Starting in the 2017-2018 school year, Malvern will implement a more progressive "22...

I was an eighth grader for a day and it wasn’t that weird

Tommy Pero

March 1, 2017

Culture will determine the future of Malvern. The more I heard about what goes on in Good Counsel and the Mod Space, the more confused I got. I decided I had to experience it for myself. When I told some of my friends that I was playing on being an eight...

Entrepreneurship at Malvern about mindset, not business

Tommy Pero

February 2, 2017

One third of Malvern’s strategic vision – entrepreneurial learning – aims to make Malvern students into creative and collaborative problem solvers.    On a walk through the counseling offices, Malvern stud...

Malvern students adapt to college and different learning styles

Tommy Pero

February 2, 2017

Administration says Malvern’s style of learning will soon be prevalent in colleges. For now, students must adjust. In the late spring of 2014, Matt Jones graduated from Malvern and expected to go onto college, earn a degree...

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