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In a time where in-person visits are not possible at many colleges, see why virtual visits has its own advantages.

Choosing a College during Covid

October 26, 2020

TOWAMENCIN - A major component that goes into committing to a college is going on a campus tour and having the opportunity to experience the atmosphere...

Distance learning: one roof, three perspectives

Gianna, Ben, and Tyler Letcher are a microcosm of the district; three levels of online schooling under one roof.

Tyler Letcher, Staff Writer

October 18, 2020

Our family is special, in the way that half the members of our immediate family are at high risk for contracting Covid-19. So, while the rest of the world...

The hallways at North Penn High School proudly display club announcements for some of the many clubs and activities available to students. During the pandemic shutdown, while learning has become virtual, replacing the in person interaction of clubs and activities has been more difficult.

Camaraderie of clubs/activities difficult to replace at a distance

October 15, 2020

57% of students age 6-17 participate in extracurricular activities either inside or outside of their respective schools. In a study conducted by the Nat...

Thanks for all the memories.

A final goodbye

May 22, 2020

Even though I’m writing this on my “last day of high school”, it still doesn’t feel real. I expected my last day before graduation to be spent in North Pe...

Staff writer Olivia Hannigan explores the psychology behind instant gratification and social media.

The Tiktok addiction

April 29, 2020

The days crawl by in social isolation. Hours pass and, with nothing to do, it seems like nothing will come out of the day. So, to help with that, most of ...

Staff writer Olivia Hannigan dives in to the research surrounding excessive screen time.

Worried about overusing social media? Here’s the science behind it

April 24, 2020

Every day since March 12th seems to blend together. Wake up, eat something, play around and then it’s ten o’clock and then it's time to go to bed aga...

Semi-final round play is in the books. Read here for NPTV''s hosted gaming tournament recap.

NPTV 2k20 PS4 & XBOX1 March Madness Tournament: Week 3 recap

April 23, 2020

The lead up to the championship final tipped off in the NPTV 2k20 PS4 & XBOX1 March Madness Tournament semi-final round this week as the 16 players...

Semi-final round play is in the books. Read here for NPTV''s hosted gaming tournament recap.

NPTV 2k20 PS4 & XBOX1 March Madness Tournament: Week 2 recap

April 16, 2020

TOWAMENCIN- Tip off went down in the NPTV 2k20 PS4 & XBOX1 March Madness Tournament quarterfinal round this week as the 16 players who entered in the...

Staff writer Julia Smeltzer examines the pros and cons of her experience with distance learning.

I could never be homeschooled

April 16, 2020

I've always wondered what it would be like to be homeschooled. Wake up at noon, stay in my pajamas  all day and not have to leave the house; doesn't tha...

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