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Nutrons team advances from Maine to St. Louis

Nutrons team advances from Maine to St. Louis
April 23, 2013

After winning the Boston regional competition on March 26 and placing second at the Lewiston, Maine regional competition on April 6, the Nutrons Robotics Team is ready to go to St. Louis on April 24 for...

Volunteers screen for kidney disease

Volunteers screen for kidney disease
April 23, 2013

Although not everyone involved in the Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness Program is looking into careers in medicine, they are all looking to volunteer and help the community. Students involved...

Joining the US military

Joining the US military
February 26, 2013

Wake up at 0400 hours and get the ammo. Not the usual routine for a Brookline graduate, but when Army National Guard Specialist Myke Pierre-Louis, BHS ‘08, was deployed in Afghanistan, this was how...

Community remembers José Vázquez Vinasco

Community remembers José Vázquez Vinasco
January 18, 2013

The photos on display showed a baby at his christening, a boy playing on a toy truck with his brother, and a young man in a high school hallway. In all, José Vázquez Vinasco was beaming. Friends,...

Broadcasting hopefuls uncover creative outlet through Info Time

Broadcasting hopefuls uncover creative outlet through Info Time
January 9, 2013

“Good morning BHS!” As you walk into your B-block class, a voice from the speaker greets you. While you sit in your seat and prepare for class, you listen to the voice reading the announcements. But...

Diners gather in international room

Diners gather in international room
December 21, 2012

It’s like a miniature cafeteria. Laughter and chatter fill the air. The brightly-painted room has a large world map hung on one wall and decorations exhibiting cultures of different countries on the...

Incorporating second jobs into the classroom

Incorporating second jobs into the classroom
December 7, 2012

A teacher walks into a bar. Far from an old joke, this is social studies teacher Mark Wheeler’s daily life during the spring and summer. Wheeler has worked in restaurants since high school and has...

Student Legislature 2012-2013 Winners

October 4, 2012

Thanks for voting! Below are the names of the students who were elected to legislature.   Freshman Juliette Shoemaker Angela Pergantis Ethan Kahn Emily Bivens   Sophomores Harrison...

School store profits from collaboration

School store profits from collaboration
May 19, 2012

You may have come across an advertisement in which a student is holding a bottle of Gatorade, saying he purchases the beverage at the school store and asking, “Do you?” Or maybe you’ve seen an ad...

Gay Straight Alliance members advocate tolerance

May 19, 2012

The Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) will be holding its annual Day of Dialogue and Day of Silence events on April 26 and 27, respectively, to raise awareness about lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning/queer...

ELL provides close-knit community

ELL provides close-knit community
May 16, 2012

Like any other student, freshman Nicole Palma loves to laugh, have a good time and hang out with her friends. Like many other students, she knows both English and Spanish. But unlike the majority of the...

Engineering shows its two faces

Engineering shows its two faces
May 16, 2012

In Room 368, every table has a four-foot tall Rube Goldberg machine on it. In UA 11, saws, sanders and every other tool imaginable surround a few tables supporting the futuristic locker organizers students...

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