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Avery Marks

Avery Marks, Staff Reporter

Avery is a sophomore at La Salle. Outside of school, she enjoys hiking, reading, and listening to music.

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Let’s Talk About Cult Classics, Episode 10: “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off”

March 3, 2021

On this week's episode of “Let’s Talk About Cult Classics,” hosts Brooklyn Chillemi, Avery Marks, and special guest Dakota Canzano rave about the adventures of Ferris in “Ferris Bueller's Day Off.” To...

After high school, freshman Jasmine McIntosh wants to travel the world.

Student of the Week: Jasmine McIntosh

February 24, 2021

Starting at La Salle as a freshman in the middle of digital learning, Jasmine McIntosh said it has been difficult to get to know new classmates. To fix this, McIntosh has been using social media to meet...

Let’s Talk About Cult Classics, Episode 9: “Die Hard”

February 24, 2021

In this episode of “Let’s Talk About Cult Classics,” host Avery Marks and guest Lukas Werner discuss the action movie “Die Hard,” and attempt to settle the debate of whether or not it can be...

Let’s Talk About Cult Classics, Episode 8: “Sixteen Candles”

February 17, 2021

In this week's episode of “Let’s Talk About Cult Classics,” hosts Brooklyn Chillemi, Avery Marks, and special guest Dakota Canzano share their thoughts on an unforgettable movie where a birthday...

Let’s Talk About Cult Classics, Episode 7: “The Lost Boys”

February 10, 2021

This week on “Let’s Talk About Cult Classics,” host Avery Marks and guest Lukas Werner dive into one of the more obscure classics, titled “The Lost Boys.” To listen, visit La Salle Falconer...

Let’s Talk About Cult Classics, Episode 6: “The Goonies”

February 3, 2021

This week on “Let’s Talk About Cult Classics,” hosts Brooklyn Chillemi and Avery Marks are joined by special guest Dakota Canzano, and they dive into an iconic movie filmed right in La Salle's home...

Let’s Talk About Cult Classics, Episode 5: “Labyrinth”

January 20, 2021

In this episode of “Let’s Talk About Cult Classics,” hosts Brooklyn Chillemi and Avery Marks dissect the movie “Labyrinth,” which could not be called unoriginal, but could possibly be called...

Let’s Talk About Cult Classics, Episode 4: “Spaceballs”

January 13, 2021

This week's episode of “Let’s Talk About Cult Classics” takes place in a galaxy far, far away, where hosts Brooklyn Chillemi and Avery Marks are joined by special guest Lukas Werner to discuss “Spaceballs,”...

How to Make Your Own Fairy Garden

How to Make Your Own Fairy Garden

January 6, 2021

As a kid, I played fairy games and loved the thought of creating a fairy garden where I could imagine adventures taking place. To feed my creativity, over the years I collected small figurines and arranged...

Let’s Talk About Cult Classics, Episode 3: “Home Alone”

January 6, 2021

In this week's episode of “Let’s Talk About Cult Classics,” hosts Brooklyn Chillemi and Avery Marks evaluate a great cult classic for the winter, “Home Alone.”  To listen, visit La Salle...

Sophomore Kate Sunderland enjoys the community aspect of La Salle's cross country team.

Athlete of the Week: Kate Sunderland

December 16, 2020

Bored from the seemingly endless months in quarantine, sophomore Kate Sunderland looks forward to cross country practices with her teammates. She joined both the cross country and track team her freshman...

Let’s Talk About Cult Classics, Episode 2: “The Princess Bride”

December 16, 2020

In this week’s episode of “Let’s Talk About Cult Classics,” hosts Brooklyn Chillemi and Avery Marks are joined by junior Lukas Werner, a Staff Photographer for The Falconer, as they discuss the...

Let’s Talk About Cult Classics, Episode 1: “Clueless”

December 9, 2020

In the first full episode of “Let’s Talk About Cult Classics,” hosts Brooklyn Chillemi and Avery Marks dissect a timeless and infinitely quotable coming-of-age story. To listen, go to La Salle...

The Falconer’s New Podcast: Let’s Talk About Cult Classics

December 2, 2020

In the debut episode of The Falconer’s newest podcast, junior Brooklyn Chillemi, an editor for The Falconer, and sophomore Avery Marks, a staff reporter for The Falconer, introduce what “Let’s Talk...

Simonutti participates in numerous activities outside of her everyday school responsibilities which helps her to stay well-rounded.

Student of the Week: Isabella Simonutti

November 4, 2020

Sophomore Isabella Simonutti has become heavily involved in the La Salle community since her freshman year, loving La Salle’s sense of community, which drew her to the school along with the small class...

Though there has been growing acceptance of the LGBTQ+ community overall, stigma, misconceptions, and underrepresentation around bisexuality remain.

LGBTQ+ Awareness Has Come a Long Way, but Bisexuality Remains Underrepresented

October 28, 2020

While the LGBTQ+ community as a whole has come a long way in being accepted and celebrated, bisexuality in particular is still underrepresented in media, and in some cases, not even recognized as valid. Bisexuality...

As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, athletes have discovered new ways to work out and stay in shape.

“We’re Going to Stay Ready”: Athletes Find Alternatives To Keeping Fit During the Coronavirus Pandemic

October 21, 2020

Because sporting events have been postponed this school year due to COVID-19, athletes and coaches have had to adapt in order to stay prepared for when they are able to play again. From cell phone applications...

Despite the song

Mulan, Take Two: A Review of The Live-Action Remake

September 23, 2020

Disney's highly anticipated adaptation of the legend of Mulan was released September 4 of this year to users of Disney+ with premium access, and has big shoes to fill after Disney's 1998 animated Mulan...

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