Friar's Lantern

Alumnus of the Issue: Joe Ravert ’12

Steve O'Meara

April 27, 2018

Former student athlete Joe Ravert discusses his career in baseball, college, and life. Alumnus Joe Ravert ’12 played baseball at La Salle University as a two-way player, pitching and then playing first base. Ravert was a part ...

Black History is American History

Alex Haylock

March 17, 2018

Textbooks teach the Civil Rights and the Harlem Renaissance like they are points in American history completely separate from the regular. This is not the case. In 1955, 14-year-old Chicago boy Emmett Till visited his cousins down in Mississippi....

Memorial walk held for victims of Florida shooting

Eric McLaughlin

March 14, 2018

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Orange Bowl MVP Alex Hornibrook opens up

Garrett Hallinan

January 31, 2018

Alex Hornibrook ’15 was a standout quarterback at Malvern.  Now, he is the leader of the University of Wisconsin’s football program. After being heavily criticized for his performance in a Big 10 Championship loss to O...

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...



January 21, 2018

During the January 2018 J-Term, we launched our #AlumniofMalvern feature by pairing volunteer alumni from the classes of 2016 and 2017 with students in the Journalism J-Term class for interviews.  Alumni spoke with current...

Does Malvern #TakeAKnee?

Joe Lister

November 4, 2017

Joe Lister '21, Alex Haylock '19 Former quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers Colin Kaepernick started the controversy when he first sat during the national anthem August 2016. Where does Malvern stand on the issue? NFL play...

James McErlane ’60 announced as graduation speaker

Mike Harrington

May 24, 2017

McErlane, a Senior Partner at West Chester law firm, hopes to offer remarks he would have liked to hear as a senior. Alumnus Mr. James McErlane ’60 will be the featured speaker at this year’s Graduation Ceremony, accordin...

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