The Fairviewer

Dress Code?

Eliza Sniatkowski

June 2, 2014

Filed under Commentary

As the weather gets warmer and the sun comes out so does more and more skin. When the temperature reaches about 70 degrees at VHS students look for any excuse to shed a layer of clothing. The sleeves to men’s shirts suddenly...


Alex Kaslander

April 28, 2014

Filed under Commentary

Today’s to-do list: wake up, put on some Old Spice, go to football practice, hit the weight room, get a pedicure, get my eyebrows done, shave (face and legs), and finally relax. “Manscaping” is the term that has evolved...

The Truth Behind Internships

Eliza Sniatkowski

April 11, 2014

Filed under Commentary

It’s one of the oldest routines in the book; at the end of your college year in May you have gotten yourself hooked up with an awesome internship for the summer.  The hope is that you can make some important connections for...

Pairing Up – For Safety AND Good Makeup

Emily Gagliostro

April 8, 2014

Filed under Commentary

Nearly every boy has asked the following question at least once in his life: “Why do girls need to go to the bathroom together?” No one takes advantage of ‘the buddy system’ quite like a girl. Whether its shopping,...

Let’s Not Ban Bossy, Let’s Ban Banning Things

April 2, 2014

Filed under Commentary

“Sticks and stones will break my bones but words will never hurt me.” This classic mantra pounded into every child’s head and repeated on the playground and classroom has lost all of its meaning. In this overly sensit...

How to Succeed in School Without Really Trying

Briana Tedesco

March 25, 2014

Filed under Commentary

Every student has been there. Your teacher assigns you a long term assignment that requires you to read a 300- plus page book on your own and write a multi-page paper regarding a certain aspect of the novel. Week one goes by...

What’s the Next Classic?

Ellen DiDia

February 7, 2014

Filed under Commentary, Entertainment

Do you ever wonder which pop star or R&B artist of the current age will last the longest, or be remembered and recognized long after his or her career is over?   Why do we still listen to and idolize artists dating all the...

An End to the Midterm Exam?

Nick Cariani

February 7, 2014

Filed under Commentary

Every year the high spirits and excitement of VHS students coming off break are shattered as the dreaded mid-term exams lurk around the corner.  However, future VHS students may be able to breathe easier as indications are that the mon...

Technology May be Costing Us IQ Points

Ryan Gault

January 30, 2014

Filed under Commentary

Today, we live in an era of technology and are now more wired than ever. Positive aspects include greater access to information, increased efficiency of certain tasks (word processing, email, texting), more safety and convenience...

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