The Horizon Sun

News & Campus Life for the Students of Horizon Honors

News & Campus Life for the Students of Horizon Honors

The Horizon Sun

News & Campus Life for the Students of Horizon Honors

The Horizon Sun

Howls Moving Castle is a complex yet beautiful film.

“Howl’s Moving Castle”: The Complexity of a Masterpiece

Roya Ghahreman, Columnist February 3, 2023

“Howl’s Moving Castle” is a Studio Ghibli film that was released on June 17, 2005. The film was produced by Toshio Suzuki and written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki, the mind behind some of Studio...

Sappho proves to be an enduring figure in the lesbian movement.

Sappho’s Legacy

Sierra Perlmutter, Columnist February 3, 2023

For decades, Sappho has been regarded as a key figure in queer history. Words like “sapphic” and “lesbian” are directly derived from her name and home island of Lesbos, Greece, respectively. Her...

A meme being used as a protest sign against inflation.

Very Wow: A Cultural Change

Jameson Kowalski, Columnist January 26, 2023

Memes were originally designed as a form of internet entertainment, but they have slowly transformed into a source of news and a part of everyday conversations. Memes became popular along with the rise...

Fans continue defend  celebrities, despite problematic statements.

Why Separating the Artist from the Art is Impossible

Claire Satiroff, Columnist December 19, 2022

Artists throughout the years have made offensive statements or have committed offensive actions, some of which are unforgivable. Yet, people continuously ignore this, and have started using the phrase,...

Its important to separate the good and bad in media representation.

Media Representation: Harmful vs. Helpful

Sripriya Srinivas, Columnist December 15, 2022

In 2022, it is much easier to find media such as T.V. shows, movies, and books that include valuable representation for disadvantaged communities. However, there is still a long way to go. Media representation...

If your looking for a return to nature this holiday season, Yule is a good place to start.

Yule Be Amazed by This Holiday!

Sierra Perlmutter, Columnist December 9, 2022

Yule was a holiday originally celebrated by Germanic peoples and Pagans, people who worship the natural world and deities rather than one main god. Yule was celebrated before its Christianization, during...

The Eagles new holiday album is festive and fun.

A Philly Special Christmas

Maya Zappa, Columnist December 9, 2022

The Philadelphia Eagles offensive linemen, Jason Kelce, Jordan Mailata, and Lane Johnson, made a new Christmas album, called, “A Philly Christmas Special.” Every Friday from Dec. 2 to  Dec. 28, a...

Keith Harings artwork intends to deliver a powerful message in beauty.

Keith Haring: A Legacy Remembered

Roya Ghahreman, Columnist December 9, 2022

According to the Keith Haring Foundation , Keith Haring was born May 4, 1958, in Reading, Pennsylvania to parents Joanne and Allen Haring, along with his three siblings. It was reported by his family that...

A rat in a box while music is being played for it. The multi-colored dots represent the rats most common movement points.

Musical Rats

Jameson Kowalski, Columnist November 19, 2022

Rats are one of the world's most interesting creatures. Whether they are roaming around the New York sewers or spreading disease across Europe, rats are always up to something. Now researchers know that...

Terrfier 2 scares many out of their wits.

Terrified of the Terrifier?

Maya Zappa, Columnist November 4, 2022

“Terrifier 2” is a brutal horror movie. Art the Clown, the film’s main villain, originated in “Terrifier'' and “All Hallow’s Eve. This newest movie was released on Oct. 6, 2022. According to...

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