Varsity Ensemble

Photo by Syounam Thai Article by Meongse Chang The St. Mary’s Varsity Ensemble, now in its fourteenth year, consists of students grades ten to twelve from St. Mary’s International School. This male ensemble has made numerous concert tours to the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Austria, and Hungary; won top awards and honors at…

Resurrecting Extinct Animals

Image by Popular Science Article by Keibun Ko Extinction is a probable end for all species, but not for long. Bio-tech has been advancing rapidly of late, and scientists are on the verge of developing a process, de-extinction, that would allow them to resurrect extinct creatures. Earth is in the middle of a sixth mass…

Are the Dead Dead?

Image by COSMOPOLITAN Article by Naoki Nomura From its gnarly graphics to its well thought out storyline and character development, the fictional zombie apocalyptic world of The Walking Dead has taken the world by storm. Since its first aired episode back in 2010, AMC’s The Walking Dead has been Sunday night’s most viewed and favorite TV…

Impending Stock Market Crash?

Image by Value Blog Article by Alex Repeta Since the Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy on September 15, 2008 prompting a global financial panic, both investors and economists alike have operated with a chip on their shoulder. With more than $600 billion in assets at the time, it was impossible for the average Joe to…

SMIS Movie Night 2016

Image by Nishant Chanda Article by Rian Barrett On September 16th 2016, the annual St. Mary’s Movie Night was held. Students from ISSH, Seisen, and St. Mary’s all gathered at the St.Mary’s Multi Purpose Hall. This year, two movies were shown: Insidious and The Man from UNCLE. Insidious is a horror film and The Man…

New Smartphones

Image by Phone World Article by Nishant Naricitty As the year 2016 has passed, many innovations in the field of technology have happened. Pokémon Go swept the nation. Augmented reality and virtual reality reached new heights. Automated home appliances and vehicles spread massively. Finally, new smartphones were released. Some of the new phones are the…

Nobel Prize 2016

Image by Reuters File Photo Article by Joey Yoo Once again, a Japanese man has won the Nobel Prize: Yoshinori Ohsumi was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his discoveries on autophagy. Ohsumi is the twenty fifth Japanese man to win a Nobel Prize. He was given the 107th award in Physiology…