Best of Summer
1. “Breaking Bad”
2. “The Bachelorette”
3. “Dance Moms”
High school chemistry teacher turned meth maker…This is the dark and twisted plot of AMC’s “Breaking Bad.” Now in its fifth and final season, the show is very popular among Pace upperclassmen boys.
Best Movies of the Summer:
1. “The Dark Knight Rises”
3. “The Amazing Spider-Man”
A hit in the box office and among Pace students, “The Dark Knight Rises” was easily the favorite this summer. It is the third film in the Dark Knight trilogy and was a must-see.
Best Music of the Summer”
1. “Call Me Maybe” – Carly Rae Jepsen
2. One Direction
3. Taylor Swift
Maybe it was the viral videos by the Harvard baseball team, U.S. Olympic Swim Team, or even the Miami Dolphins cheerleaders, but the “Call Me Maybe” craze arrived this summer from Canada by way of pop singer Carly Rae Jepsen.
Most Popular Concerts of the Summer:
1. One Direction
2. Wiz Khalifa and Mac Miller
3. The Fray
Most Popular Vacation Spots this Summer:
1. South Carolina/Georgia Coast
2. Northeast (New York, New England)
Many Pace students stayed close to home, making the hottest vacation spot this summer the Georgia and South Carolina Coast. Less than six hours away, students traveled up and down the shore to beaches like Sea Island, St. Simons, and Hilton Head.
Most Popular Restaurants of the Summer:
3. Boutique Burger Joints (Flip, Yeah! Burger, Farmburger)
The famous burritos at Willy’s Southwestern Grill satisfied the most appetites this summer. However, despite controversy over remarks made by CEO Dan Cathy regarding gay marriage, Chick-fil-A came in a close second.
What Did You Do This Summer?
1. Global Ed
2. Bob Lebow*
3. Debate Camp
With trips to Japan, South Africa, Costa Rica, India, and Cambridge, the Global Ed program sent Pace students all around the world this summer. Read Aaron Wasserman’s article to learn more…
* Sophomores were very excited to have spent time with Bob this summer.
By Sam Rubenstein, Staff Writer ’14