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  • March 7STATES PLAY: Wednesday, March 15 and Thursday, 16 at 7:30 pm in the Roberts/Dubbs Auditorium

  • March 7Ticket sales for Junior Semi-Formal began March 1st and will continue until Wednesday, March 15th.

  • March 7SPRING PLAY: "EVERY 28 HOURS" March 8, 3:30 pm, March 9 & 10, 7:30 pm, March 11, 3:30 pm & 7:30 pm in the Black Box theater

  • Restaurant 108 Top Chef: Senior Mikayla Woodberry
  • Spring season presents new athletic options for seniors
  • Review: Enlightened Princesses
  • Pole vaulter launches his way onto the track team
  • Fundraising pays dividends for athletes
  • Restaurant 108 Top Chef: Senior Mikayla Woodberry
    Arts

    Restaurant 108 Top Chef: Senior Mikayla Woodberry

    Bertina Xue and Jason Altshuler

    March 22, 2017

    On Tuesday, March 21 head chef and senior Mikayla Woodberry began the first installment of the annual competition with a Latin-American inspired menu, titled “Garifuna Flava.” For an appetizer, we ordered the shrimp and avocado stuffed plantain cups (tazón de plátano con camarones y aguacat...

    Beef empanadas with salsa. JASON ALTSHULER / SAGAMORE STAFF.

  • Spring season presents new athletic options for seniors
    Boys Lacrosse, Girls Lacrosse, Girls Outdoor Track, Sports, Spring Sports

    Spring season presents new athletic options for seniors

    Maddie Nagler, Sports Writing Editor

    March 21, 2017

    Senioritis: A loss of motivation is school work or school-related activities. Everyone knows that as the school year goes on, seniors tend to shift their focus from completing work to spending more time with friends. Therefore, one may expect that in congruence with losing interest in doing school work, ...

    Senior Nicholas Gerszten directs a shot at goal against Milton High School at Downes Field. Gerszten will be continuing his lacrosse career this spring season.

    Maya Morris/Sagamore Staff

  • Review: Enlightened Princesses
    Arts, Performance Reviews

    Review: Enlightened Princesses

    Chloe Barber, Staff Writer

    March 21, 2017

    Grand portraits of three clearly dominant princesses greet the viewers at the entrance of the exhibit with slightly condescending smiles and stone cold gazes, making the observer feel small. Though they do not look alike, all three women are similar in their outfits and atmosphere. They all wear...

    CHLOE BARBER / SAGAMORE STAFF

  • Pole vaulter launches his way onto the track team
    Sports

    Pole vaulter launches his way onto the track team

    Becky Perelman

    March 20, 2017

    Nick Collins stands in line, and a certain calmness takes over him. He smiles at the people around him but still manages to keep his focus. He steps up to the line and begins to run with the pole. After counting exactly ten paces, he jumps. He flies 12 feet up into the air, soaring over the bar -- a ...

    Junior Nick Collins practices his event of choice, pole vault, at Harvard University, after a high school practice.

  • Fundraising pays dividends for athletes
    Boys Crew, Boys Swim and Dive, Cheerleading, Girls Crew, Sports

    Fundraising pays dividends for athletes

    Colby Sutton, Staff Writer

    March 20, 2017

    Many sports teams get the opportunity to travel around the country and compete against some of the nation’s toughest competition. As they catch the country’s attention, they help to put Brookline on the map. The trip helps teams establish a community as tight knit as a family. It is beneficial f...

    The boys swim team set up a Snap! Raise page to raise money for team gear. Many teams use a variety of methods to assemble funds for their respective seasons.

    Leon Yang/Sagamore Staff

News

Legislature update: Fundraising and “L” grades

Legislature update: Fundraising and “L” grades

Maddie Nagler, Sports Writing Editor

Behind closed doors it can seem like Student Government is at a standstill. Four members of each grade were elected to serve as representatives at the beginning of the year, but what...

March 20No Comments

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Event Coverage: International Women’s Day

Event Coverage: International Women’s Day

March 14

The International Women's Day assemblies, organized by junior Komal Wasif, took place during every block on Monday and consisted of various presentations and talks by experts and members...

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Opinions

Legislature requires revisions

Maya Morris/ Sagamore Staff

Student Legislature gathers every other X-Block to discuss prevalent issues and improvements.

Legislature requires revisions

Ian Roberson, Contributing Writer

In its declaration of purpose, the high school’s constitution makes three statements, that our government is, by its own nature, “representative,” that it serves as a “forum fo...

March 8No Comments

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Seniors find new meaning in their sports during the spring season

Seniors find new meaning in their sports during the spring season

Maddie Nagler, Sports writing editor

Senioritis: A loss of motivation is school work or school-related activities. Everyone knows that as the school year goes on, seniors tend to shift their focus from compl...

March 20No Comments

Twins push each other in competition

Twins push each other in competition

March 19

Twins. One in 30 babies born is a twin - an increase of 76 percent sin...

Teams combat stress through yoga

Teams combat stress through yoga

March 12

Athletes are scattered around the room, waiting for practice to start. ...

POTS Why do you play a sport at the high school?

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Crew team preview

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Crew is commonly associated with the word cult, a relatively small gro...

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