Saxon Scribe

The Schaumburg High School student news site

Saxon Scribe

The Schaumburg High School student news site

Saxon Scribe

The Schaumburg High School student news site

The HBO re-imagining of  The Last of Us impresses on the big screen.

“The Last Of Us” Snares a New Generation of Fans

Hector Rodriguez, Scribe Reporter January 24, 2023

In The Last Of Us, there are winners and losers;  hunters and prey. The hit game series has received a multitude of awards such as best game of year award, best story, best performance and much more....

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 24: L.G.B.T. activists and their supporters rally in support of transgender people on the steps of New York City Hall, October 24, 2018 in New York City. The group gathered to speak out against the Trump administrations stance toward transgender people. Last week, The New York Times reported on an unreleased administration memo that proposes a strict biological definition of gender based on a persons genitalia at birth. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Period Products: Our Outlook Requires Change

Bonnie Anderson, Scribe Reporter December 2, 2022

Perhaps one of the most contentious issues in the Schaumburg community is the addition of period products to the boys bathrooms under a new state legislature. Although this new ruling was passed with...

Cancer survivors from around Schaumburg, supportive siblings, and Saxon SuperFan hold a banner for Cal’s Angels during the Gold Out football game.

A Special Thanks to Cal’s Angels

Samantha Freehling, Editor-in-Chief October 26, 2022

There are hundreds of organizations that dedicate their time to fighting cancer, yet “Cal’s Angels” holds a special place in my heart. More than just a fundraiser, this charity advocates for DNA...

The early decision deadline for college applications draws near.

BOO! (JK) Here’s why Seniors shouldn’t fear their applications

Patrick Dima, Scribe Reporter October 26, 2022

For many, October represents pumpkin spice lattes, fall, and most importantly, Halloween. Yet, for high school seniors, the only spooky thing they await is the November 1st deadline for early action...

Apple Inc. iPhone 14 Pro Max and iPhone 14 Pro smartphones on display at a Telstra Group Ltd. store in Melbourne, Australia, on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023. Telstra is scheduled to release earnings results on Feb. 16. Photographer: Carla Gottgens/Bloomberg via Getty Images

iPhone 14: An Acceptance of Mediocrity

Patrick Dima, Scribe Reporter September 29, 2022 With the introduction of Apple’s new wave of technology, a now seemingly yearly event, the company announced the “groundbreaking” iPhone 14, which reportedly features...

With the return of freshmen and sophomores to the cafeteria, juniors and seniors now model appropriate behaviors.

Learning Lessons from Upperclassmen

Lexus Gruszka, Scribe Reporter April 19, 2022

When I was an incoming freshman I knew what was expected of me. Don’t walk in packs in the hallway. Don’t pick silly fights with upperclassmen. Be respectful to your teachers. But most importantly,...

The to mask or not to mask debate provides students opportunity for dialogue and acceptance.

Student Mask Debate Can Strengthen Relationships

Lexus Gruszka, Scribe Reporter March 15, 2022

As a student returning to school after the mask mandate ended, I was frightened of the uncertainty that was to come. I never intended to stereotype based on whether others were or weren’t wearing a mask,...

The SHS chocolate chip cookie has become a staple for those who frequent the school cafeteria. But what makes is so good?

Heavenly Cookies at Schaumburg High School

Chan Mi Park, Scribe Reporter February 24, 2022

The SHS chocolate chip cookie--warm, gooey, chocolate chips within a small circular containment of sugary dough. Sounds like any other chocolate chip cookie, right? WRONG! The SHS cafeteria cookie, sold...

MONTREAL, QC - DECEMBER 09:  A detailed view of the Chicago Blackhawks logo during warmups prior to the game against the Montreal Canadiens at Centre Bell on December 9, 2021 in Montreal, Canada.  The Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Montreal Canadiens 2-0.  (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

Failure Defines Blackhawks Stanley Cup Run

Patrick Schmitz, Scribe Reporter December 8, 2021 Sports and championships are not bigger than human lives. In 2010 the Chicago Blackhawks traded the well-being of a human life in order to win a championship. Kyle Beach is his...

The Grammy Award statue (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage for NARAS) *** Local Caption ***

The “Scammys”

Chan Mi Park May 13, 2021

Looking back, I find it paramount that inequity at the Grammy awards be addressed. On March 14th, at seven PM, the Grammy ceremony aired on national television. To be precise, it was the 63rd annual Grammy...

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MARCH 9: An arrangement of UK daily newspapers show front page headlines reporting on the story of the interview given by the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle and her husband Britains Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, to media mogul Oprah Winfrey about their experiences with Buckingham Palace, in London, United Kingdom on March 9, 2021. (Photo by Hasan Esen/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)

Is the Royal Family Really as Royal as it Sounds?

Nrupa Patel, Scribe Contributor April 6, 2021

Now that some time has passed since Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan Markle, came forward with their reasons to leave the Crown in an interview with Oprah on March 7, I think it's fair to ask, is...

A person holds a transgender pride flag as people gather on Christopher Street outside the Stonewall Inn for a rally to mark the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots in New York, June 28, 2019. - The June 1969 riots, sparked by repeated police raids on the Stonewall Inn -- a well-known gay bar in New Yorks Greenwich Village -- proved to be a turning point in the LGBTQ communitys struggle for civil rights. (Photo by ANGELA WEISS / AFP)        (Photo credit should read ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images)

The Truth Behind Possible Anti-Transgender Bills

Chan Mi Park March 15, 2021

Immediately after his inauguration, President Biden signed an executive order allowing transgender people to join the military and said Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, a federal civil...

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