The Pipeline

Feeling “the Bern”

Josie Shaffer, Opinion Editor

October 20, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The 2016 election campaign season has just begun and already the candidates are getting their ideologies across America and making an impact on all forms of social media. There are currently 37 Republican candidates running for president, and only five Democrats. One of the Democrat’s candidates is ac...

The importance of music at PHS

Kat Chirgott, Assistant Feature Editor

October 15, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Music is one of the only things that all humans enjoy. Luckily for the students of Pikesville High, music is one of the many extracurricular classes offered at the school. Mr. Gardner, one of the music teachers for choir, claims that “music is known to be fundamentally human” and is the type of thing...

M&M brownie recipe

Lindsey Schindler, Assistant Entertainment Editor

October 15, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

M&M Blonde Brownie Recipe Ingredients: ½ cup butter, softened 2 cups brown sugar 2 eggs 1 teapoon vanilla 1 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 cups flour 1 ½ cups M&M candies Instructions   Beat the brown sugar and butter until creamy. Add eggs and vanilla, beat again. Sift together...

Samantha Garonzik volunteers at Johns Hopkins Hospital

Lindsey Schindler, Assistant Entertainment Editor

October 15, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Over the summer, many students did fun things to occupy their time. Many went on family vacations to the beach or different states, or even went to sleep away camp. Samantha Garonzik’s summer was a different type of fun. Garonzik, who is a current senior at Pikesville High School, volunteered at Johns...

PHS organizes mentoring program

Aida Porter-Hyatt, Assistant Student Life Editor

October 15, 2015


Filed under Student Life

This year at Pikesville, many things about the school differ from the past. Our new principal and staff are working together to create a more pleasant climate for everyone. A part of these efforts is a new program, specifically designed for the ninth graders, to ensure an easy transition into high school....

Baltimore Ravens season outlook

Allen Khodab, Sports Editor

October 15, 2015


Filed under Sports

When football season is approaching, you can feel it in the air. The purple jerseys slowly start to come out of a long off-season buried deep inside a closet. Students begin to argue about which team will win the Super Bowl and which player will take their fantasy football team to the title. On Fridays,...

SADD sees new leadership

SADD sees new leadership

Naomi Hoch, Online Editor-in-Chief

October 14, 2015


Filed under News

SADD, Students Against Destructive Decisions, is a club that seeks to promote a safe environment for the students of Pikesville High School and overall reduce the amount of harmful decisions made by teens within the school. This club has been experiencing changes as it sees new leaders arise. This includes...

Project Haute Couture provides both fashion and scholarship opportunities

Samira Annadata, News Editor

October 14, 2015


Filed under Student Life

Fashion is a way to express yourself whether it be through clothing, accessories, or shoes. Due to the fact that there is no uniform requirement at Pikesville High School, students here have the ability to wear whatever they want to and use fashion as a medium to express themselves. Fashion club,...

The “undercut” cuts through PHS

Aida Porter-Hyatt, Assistant Student Life Editor

October 14, 2015


Filed under Student Life

Every year, people throughout Pikesville High school follow up on different trends and fads. Upon returning to school this year, a specific haircut worn by the students and staff has flooded the white halls. This haircut is known as the “undercut.” You may have seen many celebrities wearing this...

New AP regulations

Josie Shaffer, Opinion Editor

October 14, 2015


Filed under News

All students will be required to take the final for the class, even if they take the AP exam. Along with this regulation, getting a four or five on the exam will raise students’ final class grades. Getting a five on the exam may be the thing separating you from a B to an A for the final grade. Many st...

Nicole Kachay

Nicole Kachay

October 13, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Nicole Kachay is a senior and serves as the online Editor-in-Chief. This is her second year as a member of the Pipeline and she enjoys relaxing and watching Netflix in her spare time.

Boys’ soccer gears up for another successful season

Brendan Varhaftik, Sports Editor

October 13, 2015


Filed under Sports

Pikesville’s varsity soccer has been a source of panther pride at the school for the past couple of years. With last year’s season being successful with an 11-3 record, due to a mix of talent both young and old, and a trip to states the year before, winning is fresh in the team’s mind. Currently, pr...

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