The Talon

Through the Eye of the Eagle: How Strikes Affect Us
Revisiting Graded’s 2017 Film Festival:  When Freedom and Censorship Collide

May 22, 2018

"the line should be drawn by the way the IB defines censorship."

May 2, 2018

A Controversial Celebration

April 11, 2018

In celebration of International Women's Day, Graded's Femolution Club, together with Women of Graded, organized an art exhibition in the student center. However, the event soon became controversial with the removal of one art piece from the collection and the cancellation of a poem recitation during high school community time.

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Why we are all American Idiots
A Foreign Step: House of Japan

November 3, 2017

Imagine yourself in front of a big building, hidden behind a curtain of wooden sticks that form geometric patterns clashing in vertical and horizontal...

A Guide to the eSports Phenomenon

April 5, 2017

Since the dawn of time, humans have fought against each other for glory: Sumerian wrestlers in 3000 BCE, ancient Egyptians in long jump and rowing competitions,...

Tem machismo na Graded sim

March 23, 2017

Meu amigo secreto define as meninas pelo tamanho do shorts. Meu amigo secreto parou de conversar comigo quando eu não quis beijá-lo. Meu amigo...

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Graded’s Annual Film Festival: As Told by Luciana Barbosa
Why Netflix’s New Coming of Age TV Shows, Everything Sucks and On My Block, should be on your “to-watch” list

Why Netflix’s New Coming of Age TV Shows, Everything Sucks and On My Block, should be on your “to-watch” list

May 10, 2018

2018 is a fresh year, and happily, this means fresh new shows! As usual, Netflix has not disappointed...

What should I watch next?

What should I watch next?

May 10, 2018

Finishing a tv show is hard. Especially when you binge-watched it all in one week and don’t know how...

Stuck in Florida During Hurricane Irma

Stuck in Florida During Hurricane Irma

April 11, 2018

My sister was beginning her freshman year of college, and to help her settle in my whole family and I...

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In Response to the New Article by Alexandre
Marielle: Mais que um aviso, um pedido de ação

Marielle: Mais que um aviso, um pedido de ação

March 20, 2018

Na quarta-feira, dia 14 de março, a vereadora do PSOL, Marielle Franco, foi morta a tiros na região...

An American School in Brazil

An American School in Brazil

February 21, 2018

As a Brazilian, who comes from an entirely Brazilian family, it is sometimes hard to maneuver the reality...

O Imperialismo do Século XXI

O Imperialismo do Século XXI

February 7, 2018

Durante a semana das viagens de CWW, tive a oportunidade de ir a Belém, a capital do estado do Pará,...

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The student magazine at  Graded School
The student magazine at Graded School