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Annual Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates Japanese culture

Annual Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates Japanese culture

Natalie Jew, Staff Writer
May 13, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

On May 13, when the cherry tree flowers came out of their buds, the high school celebrated the sixth annual Cherry Blossom Festival. Students, friends, family and alumni of the high school gathered in the quad to see a part of Japanese culture play out in front of them. According to Japanese teacher and co-chair o...

Artist of the Month: Rae Bell

Artist of the Month: Rae Bell

Jackie Perelman, Staff Writer
March 9, 2017
Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Showcase

She stands in the wings, preparing to take the stage. When she walks out, she is momentarily blinded by the light, but is no stranger to this feeling. She waits for the roar of the crowd to die down, relishing the feeling, and then she commences her twenty minute monologue. Senior Rae Bell is an 18-year-old...

What does your hair mean to you?

What does your hair mean to you?

Jackie Perelman, Staff Writer
January 9, 2017
Filed under Arts

Travis Morgan Travis Morgan’s hair was inspired by a picture in a barber shop. They did it to be rebellious and to show school spirit. They see their hair as having the potential to be both feminine and masculine. To Travis, hair plays a large role in how they look and how others see them. Claire Lockwood Claire Lockwood expresses herself through her hai...

Christine Shen

Christine Shen

Jackie Perelman, Staff Writer
October 4, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Christine Shen is an honors math teacher. Shen grew up in Florida and attended college there. She later came to Brookline to study at Boston University. What is something fun you did this summer? I tried to make ravioli from scratch-took a lot longer than I wanted it to. But I was inspired bec...

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