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Who Is Laura Harrier? Meet Spider-Man's Liz!

July 6, 2017 by Just Jared

Just JaredIn the comics, Liz Allan is a popular girl at Peter Parker's high school. She appears ... Speaking of Chicago, Laura was born in Chicago, Illinois and attended Evanston Township High School before heading off to New York University. There, she fell ...

Local students learn theater from 'Hamilton' professionals

June 12, 2017 by Gazettextra

GazettextraThe show's co-dance captains, Gabriella Sorrentino and Yossi Chaikin—a recent Julliard School graduate—taught the choreography at Parker High School on Monday. Lin-Manuel Miranda, the star and creative genius behind “Hamilton,” was a presenter at ...

Women's March

January 19, 2017 by Lawndale News

Lawndale NewsChicago teenagers Chloe Wagner and Morenike Fabiyi, who are juniors at Francis W. Parker High School, have been working along with the Women's March on Washington – Illinois Chapter and Chicago Women Take Action to coordinate a group of teens ...

Youth organize delegation to attend Jan 21 Women's March on Washington

January 12, 2017 by The Chicago Cusader

The Chicago CusaderCHICAGO TEENAGERS CHLOE WAGNER (third from left) and Morenike Fabiyi (far right), who are juniors at Francis W. Parker High School, have been working along with Women's March on Washington – Illinois Chapter, as well as Chicago Women Take ...

They Can't Vote Yet, But Parker HS Teens Will March Against Trump In DC

January 6, 2017 by DNAinfo

DNAinfoLINCOLN PARK — A pair of Francis Parker High School juniors are organizing local teens to join the Women's March on Washington the day after President-elect Donald Trump is inaugurated into office. Declaring themselves the Illinois Youth Chapter of ...

Dark Horses: Summer school students present 'Carousel'

July 13, 2016 by Gazettextra

Gazettextra... School theater production of 'Carousel' rehearse recently at Parker High School. Along with students from the Janesville School District, actors and actresses in the cast come from Verona, Parkview, Beloit, Milton and Cambridge and suburban Chicago.

Anniversaries: Danae Rittmann & Mitchell Parker

May 14, 2016 by Indianapolis Star

Indianapolis StarDanae graduated from Western High School in Russiaville, IN. Then went on to receive her Bachelors Degree from IU Bloomington. Danae continued her education and recently received a Masters degree from Harrington College of Design in Chicago, IL.

Danae Rittmann and Mitchell Parker

May 13, 2016 by Kokomo Tribune

Kokomo TribuneMitch is the son of Robert and Karen Parker, Evansville. He graduated from North High School, Evansville, in 2009. He received a bachelor's degree from Indiana University Bloomington as well as master's degree from Loyola University in Chicago, Illinois.

Laura Harrier Breaking News, Photos, and Videos

April 15, 2016 by Just Jared

Just JaredIn the comics, Liz Allan is a popular girl at Peter Parker's high school. She appears ... Speaking of Chicago, Laura was born in Chicago, Illinois and attended Evanston Township High School before heading off to New York University. There, she fell ...

Youngest Negro League baseball player tells students about past

February 17, 2016 by Gazettextra

GazettextraJANESVILLE — Dennis "Bose" Biddle told Parker High School students Wednesday that he was at the school to make sure history was passed down to them. "I was a 17-year-old boy on the bus, and the old men handed the history down to me," Biddle said.

Tanya Lynn Johnson, Janesville, WI (1979-2015)

November 17, 2015 by Janesville Gazette

Janesville GazetteTanya was born June 20, 1979, in Chicago, IL, and grew up in Footville, WI. She was the oldest daughter of Philip and Melva Johnson. She was a 1997 graduate of Parker High School in Janesville, WI, and a member of Orfordville Lutheran Church. Tanya ...

Robert W. Farquhar, 83, a retired astrodynamicist, has died

October 25, 2015 by Baltimore Sun

Baltimore SunRobert W. Farquhar, a retired NASA astrodynamicist who was also an expert on the postal history of Manchuria, died Oct. 18 of cardiomyopathy at his home in Burke, Va. The former longtime Columbia resident was 83. Robert Willard Farquhar was born and ...

Parker graduate Kris Joyner learned through experience

June 12, 2015 by Gazettextra

Gazettextra"When I got to high school, I had some heart-to-hearts with a couple of people, and it kind of changed things around," Joyner said. "So from freshman year on, I've just been getting involved in as much as I can." Joyner moved to Janesville from Chicago ...

Mark Allen Severance, Janesville, WI (1963-2015)

May 6, 2015 by Janesville Gazette

He graduated from Parker High School in 1982, and served in the Navy Reserve for a brief time. He then attended DeVry University in Chicago, IL, where he received an Associate Degree in Electronics. He worked as an electrical technician in the Chicago ...

High school student's fake Harvard rejection letter goes viral

March 6, 2015 by fox2now.com

CHICAGO, IL (KTVI)– A Chicago high school student's fake Harvard rejection letter has gone viral. Molly McGaan, 18, a student at the Francis W. Parker School in Chicago, created the rejection letter that was full of references to hip-hop mix tapes and ...

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