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PROSPECTOR POLITICAL PUBLISH WEEK #31: A DISCUSSION ON THE FINAL PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

PROSPECTOR POLITICAL PUBLISH WEEK #31: A DISCUSSION ON THE FINAL PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE
October 23, 2020

For this week of Prospector Political Publish, Associate Editor-in-Chief Brendan Burke and Copy Editor Olivia Kim sat down to discuss the final presidential debate. Listen here!

PROSPECTOR POLITICAL PUBLISH WEEK #23: WHO DID IT BETTER? STATE AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENTS RESPOND TO PANDEMIC, CAUSE CONTROVERSY IN BETWEEN

PROSPECTOR POLITICAL PUBLISH WEEK #23: WHO DID IT BETTER? STATE AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENTS RESPOND TO PANDEMIC, CAUSE CONTROVERSY IN BETWEEN
April 27, 2020

For this week of Prospector Political Publish, Brendan Burke sat down with right-leaning moderate senior Ben Sell about the handling of the coronavirus outbreak being handled by the state and federal governments....

Prospector Political Publish Week #3: A debate on the Trump impeachment

Prospector Political Publish Week #3: A debate on the Trump impeachment
October 31, 2019

By Brendan Burke, Copy Editor Editor’s Note: We are trying a new way to reach out to our readers this week by allowing them to participate in a civil debate concerning the topic of President Donald...

Prospector Political Publish Week #2: Political discourse loses civility

Prospector Political Publish Week #2: Political discourse loses civility
October 26, 2019

Brendan Burke, Copy Editor For week #2 of Prospector Political Publish, I will be discussing how the American government needs to end the uncivil political discourse within this country. Political discourse...

Prospector Political Publish Week #1: Takeaways after Democratic Debate

Prospector Political Publish Week #1: Takeaways after Democratic Debate
October 19, 2019

By Brendan Burke, Copy  Editor This week, the Prospector will be starting an all new recurring column titled “Prospector Political Publish.” This is going to be a column where one of our writers...

Phone Call With Ukraine Leads to Impeachment Hearings

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 27:  U.S. President Donald Trump speaks on the phone with Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar on the phone in the Oval Office of the White House June 27, 2017 in Washington, DC. President Trump congratulated Prime Minister Varadkar to become the new leader of Ireland. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
September 24, 2019

By Brendan Burke, Copy Editor This past week, President Donald Trump has been under fire after stating that he had a phone call with the president of Ukraine on the grounds of getting information about...

Administration addresses fake shooting threat

Administration addresses fake shooting threat
September 9, 2019

By Brendan Burke, Copy Editor During the night on Thursday, August 29, a photograph began to circulate on group chats via Snapchat showing a student holding a weapon with a caption telling people not to...

Anti Abortion Laws Cause Controversy

Anti Abortion Laws Cause Controversy
May 21, 2019

By Brendan Burke, Copy Editor  In 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court was hit with the life-changing case Roe v. Wade, a lawsuit that would allow women to get abortions in the United States because of rights...

Illinois Raises Age to Buy Tobacco Products

Illinois Raises Age to Buy Tobacco Products
April 14, 2019

By Brendan Burke, Copy Editor On Sunday, April 7, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker signed a bill into law that raised the legal age to purchase cigarettes, e-cigarettes and other tobacco products from 18...

Prospect grad visits to talk youtube success

Prospect grad visits to talk youtube success
March 14, 2019

By Brendan Burke, Staff Writer Prospect High School alum Keaton Keller visited the second period App Development class on Monday, March 11 to talk about his immense success on YouTube and to inspire the...

GameWorks sees increase in business over virtual reality

GameWorks sees increase in business over virtual reality
March 4, 2019

By Brendan Burke, Staff Writer With the release of the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive in 2016, virtual reality has grown to popularity amongst consumers. Its impact is seen in the household, the gaming industry,...

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