The student news site of Adlai E. Stevenson High School

Statesman

The student news site of Adlai E. Stevenson High School

Statesman

The student news site of Adlai E. Stevenson High School

Statesman

Gun Violence Solutions Start With Us

Gun Violence Solutions Start With Us

Angela Guo | June 20, 2022

On May 24, I came home from school and learned that at least 21 others would not. The 21 killed and 17 injured of the shooting at Robb Elementary in Uvalde, Texas would never experience summer again. Each...

Statesman Sound Station: May

Griffin Brown, Dylan Barbee, and Nick Corso | May 25, 2022

Jack Harlow - Come Home The Kids Miss You - May 6, 2022 Jack Harlow’s popularity on social media has exploded recently, with his charismatic, comedic character becoming a sensation online. A joking,...

Statesman Sound Station: April

Griffin Brown, Dylan Barbee, and Nick Corso | May 19, 2022

D-Day - Dreamville - April 1, 2022 Dreamville, a production company and label co-founded by Grammy winner J. Cole, has delivered some classic compilation albums in the past. This one, no different,...

CODA Review

CODA Review

Alison Wade | April 14, 2022

Summary CODA is a funny, feel-good coming-of-age story that promotes inclusivity of the deaf community. The movie follows Ruby Rossi as she follows her dream to sing at the Berklee College of Music....

Statesman Sound Station: March Part 2 – Mar. 16 – Mar. 31

Dylan Barbee, Griffin Brown, and Nick Corso | April 9, 2022

Tell Me That It’s Over - Wallows - March 25, 2022 Wallows, a band whose fame is in part due to lead singer being actor Dylan Minnette, has become an enticing indie-pop band whose songs have blown...

Statesman Sound Station: March Part 1 – Mar. 1 – Mar. 15

Dylan Barbee, Griffin Brown, and Nick Corso | April 8, 2022

WHO CARES? - Rex Orange County - March 11, 2022  Rex Orange County has become a very recognizable voice within the alternative scene of the music industry, especially with younger audiences. The...

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Hope Makes a Hero

Griffin Brown | March 15, 2022

“I am vengeance,” the Batman tells a street gang as he is introduced in the beginning of the film. A line restated numerous times in trailers is one of the main themes of this movie, with a twist....

Mindful (Un)Masking

Mindful (Un)Masking

Surya Sethi and Ava Winber | March 9, 2022

Walking through the hallways of Stevenson, an unfamiliar scene plays out. Some students remain masked while others choose to take them off. This major shift follows about six months of mandatory masking...

A Dystopian Dream

A Dystopian Dream

Elizabeth Yuan | March 2, 2022

Your alarm clock rings in the morning. You get out of bed, ready for the school day to begin. Instead of going outside to wait for the bus, you put on a virtual reality headset to instantly transport to...

Statesman Sound Station – February 2022 Part 1: Feb. 1 – Feb. 15

Griffin Brown, Dylan Barbee, and Nick Corso | February 27, 2022

Ethereal- $NOT- Feb. 11, 2022 With the constant dropping of singles, numerous music videos with Lyrical Lemonade and features with notable artists like Lil Skies and Cochise throughout this past...

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Whodunit Dun Right

Griffin Brown and Dylan Barbee | February 27, 2022

Everyone is a suspect, a point driven home in the latest whodunit to hit theaters, and one we quite enjoyed. Released on Feb. 11, Death on the Nile is the perfect movie for the Valentine’s Day season—with...

Traffic Jam

Traffic Jam

Briana Iordan | February 15, 2022

As I tried to see past the line of cars snaking from Parking Lot E, my last remnants of hope faded away. Light flurries of snow cascaded from the sky, twirling around my car and painting the ground in...

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