Comedian Bill Hicks said "If you want to understand a society, take a good look at the drugs it uses." In that joke lies a grain of truth, as so many of America's successes and failures are evident in its cultural drug . . . Read More
Why the Flag Matters
By Hana Nazerali-Ruddy
Black History Month - the one month each year when the world pays just a little more attention to the neglected accomplishments of black Americans throughout history. Regardless of your thoughts on Black History Month, it is unquestionably a reminder . . . Read More
The End of the F**king World - A F**king Masterpiece
By Graham Janson
With such a polarizing title, surely you would expect a stark, unorthodox, unique bit of television. Well, that’s exactly what you get with The End of the F**king World, an eight-episode series (available on Netflix for optimal binge-ability) based on a 2013 graphic novel. The series follows the moving adventure of two 17-year olds: James, a dark, suppressed . . . Read More
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
By Emma Harter
Dr. Seuss wrote a book titled Oh, The Places You’ll Go! in which he emphasized the beauty of a life filled with adventure. MHS is a community that encourages learning beyond the school campus, beyond Vermont, and beyond graduation. For this reason, MHS fosters adventurous minds desiring to travel.
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.” Where are the students of MHS steering themselves? This map allows you to see where MHS students choose to adventure and why they wish to experience the journey. . . . View Map
Humans of MHS #6 - Racial Justice Alliance
By Lila Markow
This month for the Humans of MHS column, the Solon Spectrum decided to interview two sophomores, MaryAnn Songhurst and Mandy Abu-Aziz about the Racial Justice Alliance. . . . Read More
Solon Spectrum February 2018 Poll
Every month, we'll be putting out a poll to hear your opinion on what the Spectrum should cover as well as other school issues. Click the link below to take this quick (3-question poll), and see the overall results instantly!