Tag Archives: technology
Posted on 01. May, 2015 by mobrien.
Your parents have probably told you tales about their oh-so-challenging childhoods. They had to walk to school, write all of their essays by hand and maintain relationships without the ease of social media. The older generations didn’t have cell phones, computers or TVs to pamper their luxurious lifestyles. They didn’t hide behind the anonymity of [...]
Posted on 01. May, 2014 by admin.
By Maria Grund ‘14
To respond or not to respond? That is the question. You know they’ve seen your messages (the read receipts prove it) yet still nothing. Do you send another text, or will that seem annoying? Maybe that pesky period you used caused this debacle. Did that make you seem angry or upset? These [...]
Posted on 13. Nov, 2012 by admin.
Graphic by Patty Huntley
By Anna-Maria Thalassinos ‘14
A typical morning routine: hit the snooze button on your alarm at least twice, eat breakfast, get dressed for school, and check your phone for the latest news, from current events to who is dating whom.
Now in 2012, we can easily agree that we live in a technology obsessed [...]
Posted on 06. Oct, 2010 by admin.
Though school began only six weeks ago, senior Matthew* already finds himself stressed out with a busy workload. Whether he is busy with soccer practice or just wants to watch a movie on TV, he realizes at midnight that he no longer has the time to study for his science test the next day.
Not wanting [...]
Posted on 05. Sep, 2009 by admin.
Technology’s presence increases in teens’ lives
By Marisa Patwa, ‘12, and Lina Al-Khatib, ‘10
Senior Beth Roys is the star of her own sci-fi film gone wrong in which technology seems to be taking over the world. She wakes up to the tune of her alarm clock followed by another on her cell phone. Roys immediately checks [...]