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  • Op-ed: What the heck is an ‘alpha female?’
  • Archer Musicians Attend CAIS Honor Music Festival
  • Second annual Color Wars illuminates community spirit
  • Archer Special Olympics Club hosts first kickball game
  • Paco’s Tacos: The ultimate Mexican comfort food

Recent NEWS Stories

Drama Queens showcase comedic, dramatic abilities

Drama Queens showcase comedic, dramatic abilities

February 16

The advanced theatre class, more commonly known as The Drama Queens, is Archer's...

Second annual Color Wars illuminates community spirit

Second annual Color Wars illuminates community spirit

February 15

It may have rained just days before, but the joy of Color Wars was not dimmed. On...

Seniors feel ’empowered’ after Women’s March

Seniors feel ’empowered’ after Women’s March

February 3

It may have been raining on Inauguration day, but it was sunny one day later...

Archer prepares for annual ‘Literature &…’ Conference

Archer prepares for annual ‘Literature &…’ Conference

February 3

Archer's annual Literature &... Conference gathers students across Los Angeles...

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Recent FEATURES Stories

New teaching fellow Allison Kays finds Archer girls ‘phenomenal’

New teaching fellow Allison Kays finds Archer girls ‘phenomenal’

January 30

Meet the newest addition to the Archer faculty and staff: Allison Kays. Kays moved to Los Angeles...

Club Spotlight: Cakes for Cancer is ‘baking a difference’

Club Spotlight: Cakes for Cancer is ‘baking a difference’

January 19

Founded in 2015 by Abby Nathanson, a current senior at Marymount, Cakes for Cancer is a club and organization w...

India through photographer Rose Shulman-Litwin’s eyes

India through photographer Rose Shulman-Litwin’s eyes

December 15

Junior Rose Shulman-Litwin says she uses photography to share her unique experiences with the world....

‘Bus driving saved me:’ An’twon Colvin’s road to happiness

‘Bus driving saved me:’ An’twon Colvin’s road to happiness

December 13

On any given school day, Archer bus driver An’twon Colvin sports his shades, Tumbleweed uniform and one of his many baseball caps showcas...

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Recent SPORTS Stories

Archer Special Olympics Club hosts first kickball game

Archer Special Olympics Club hosts first kickball game

February 15

During their sophomore year, Annabelle Gustat-Karzen '17 and Annie Moore '17...

Varsity winter sports celebrate ‘amazing’ Senior Nights

Varsity winter sports celebrate ‘amazing’ Senior Nights

February 12

With the winter sports season coming to a close, Archer's varsity soccer and...

Rachel Pike signs letter of intent to play soccer at Hamilton College

Rachel Pike signs letter of intent to play soccer at Hamilton College

February 3

“Today we get the opportunity to celebrate someone who is beloved here at...

Set, Hike: Super Bowl LI by the Numbers

Set, Hike: Super Bowl LI by the Numbers

January 30

A year of preparation has come down to this: 60 minutes, 92 players and one...

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Recent CULTURE Stories

Archer Musicians Attend CAIS Honor Music Festival

Archer Musicians Attend CAIS Honor Music Festival

February 16

Seventeen Archer students. Twelve hours. Three days. Three featured student soloists. On Feb. 3 and...

Paco’s Tacos: The ultimate Mexican comfort food

Paco’s Tacos: The ultimate Mexican comfort food

February 14

When dining in Los Angeles, one thing is certain — there’s no shortage of Mexican food. Maybe it’s...

Antigone is you is me: Q&A with artist Alexandra Grant

Antigone is you is me: Q&A with artist Alexandra Grant

February 13

Two weeks, one room, over 400 girls and a whole lot of paint: welcome to the Eastern Star Gallery's newest...

Humans of Archer Episode 3: Rose Shulman-Litwin ’18

Humans of Archer Episode 3: Rose Shulman-Litwin ’18

February 7

Welcome to Humans of Archer! This segment from the Archer Oracle highlights students with a unique talent...

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Op-ed: What the heck is an ‘alpha female?’

Op-ed: What the heck is an ‘alpha female?’

By Maya Wernick, Staff Writer

I woke up on Saturday morning, checked my phone, scrolled through Instagram, opened some Snapchats, the usual. The unusual part of the morning was when I saw a column by Suzanne Venker, adapted from her book "The Alpha Female's Guide to Men and Marriage: How Love Works," which outlines how "so...

February 172 Comments

  • (Chinese) New Year, New Me: Celebrating the year of the fire rooster February 9
  • Op-Ed: Alternative facts? Or a threat to democracy? February 9
  • Op-Ed: China bans ivory trade, huge step toward ending elephant slaughter February 7

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Treat yourself: Anna’s Red Velvet Pancakes for Valentine’s Day

By Nelly Rouzroch and Anna Allgeyer

Happy Valentine's Day Archer! Watch as columnist Anna Allgeyer walks you through the process of making Red Velvet Pancakes. Whether you are celebrating Valentine's Day...

February 144 Comments

  • Column: Battling Bigotry February 14
  • Column: An Exploration of Valentine’s Day February 7
  • Column: How to Keep Your New Year’s Food Resolutions January 31

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