The Cardinal Times

JOY club fighting for justice

Mei Xu

May 2, 2018

Filed under Features, Student Life

In the United States, citizens have started to focus on the inequities in our justice system. Students Chloe Pemberton and Zahra DeShaw have come together to form the Justice for Our Youth club (JOY) that meets every Wednesda...

Asian student union provides unique experience for students from all backgrounds

Isabella Lo

May 2, 2018

Filed under Features, Student Life

In a school with a predominantly Caucasian population, some Asian students are finding unique ways to learn about different Asian cultures and bond with others of similar and different backgrounds.   Every Friday during lunch...

Conoce a las mujeres de color que se postulan para ser tu próxima comisionada del consejo de la ciudad de Portland

Lux Preciado-Solis

April 2, 2018

Filed under puño & letra, Student Life

A principios de este año escolar, el comisionado de la ciudad de Portland, Dan Saltzman, anunció que no se postularía para ser reelegido en su puesto actual en el consejo municipal de Portland que ha servido desde 1998. El...

School names spark controversy

Scotty Martin

April 2, 2018

Filed under News, Student Life

Sparked by parent complaints, PPS has been constructing a policy to change PPS school names. There has been aggravation within the Franklin community concerning their school mascot, The Quakers. A Quaker is “(a member) of a histo...

March madness updates and highlights

Ben Pahl

March 26, 2018

Filed under Basketball, Features, Sports, Student Life

Heading into the second day of the sweet sixteen, there certainly has been a lot of “madness” so far in this year’s tournament.  Although you good go on forever about all the comebacks, upsets, etc., here is a brief summary o...

Cinderella at the ball: march madness underdogs

Ben Pahl

March 15, 2018

Filed under Basketball, Features, Opinion, Sports, Student Life

64 college basketball teams are selected to compete in the NCAA tournament every year(68 if you include the play-in games).  Within this pool is a wide-variety of different teams: the reigning champs, the overrated high seed...