Archive for: December 2020

Clubs are in full swing, virtually, of course

Piper staff

Clubs at Somerville High School are very much underway. The Highlander Theater Company is putting on its “Live at Lunch” series starting next week and is holding regular meetings. The Creative Writing Club/Literary Magazine is looking for writers of any experience level: poets, short story writers, song writers, journalists. All lovers of words are welcome to jump in on Mondays at 3:00. And of course, your faithful school newspaper is up and running; meetings are on Mondays at 2:45, but we accept submissions via email at (You can also arrange a different time to Zoom if you can’t make it to the regular meetings.)  Read more →

Cooperstown bound? Assessing the Hall of Fame resumes of 30 current players

Aidan O’Sullivan, 2022

With the 2021 Hall of Fame ballot released on November 16, a look at who may be on the ballot in 10-25 years:  Read more →

Highlander Theater Company begins its “Live At Lunch” series

Isabella Milanowski, 2021

Think there’s no live theater happening? Think again! Since this year we have no school hallways and staircases to put posters on, we are depending on our allies in the school community to help get the word out about these events. Now more than ever a creative space for students is needed, and we hope that people who need this space will find it. Read more →