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The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 1

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 1

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019


Filed under Arts, Showcase

While here in Brookline winter is finally over, as many millions of people witnessed in the premiere of the last season of “Game of Thrones” (GOT), winter in Westeros has just begun. On April 18, the final season of the hit HBO series aired its first episode. Today we will be reviewing and breaki...

Day of Dialogue 2019

Day of Dialogue 2019

Zoe Tseng, Emma Kahn, Natalie Jew, Yuen Ting Chow, and Elena Su

April 7, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On Thursday April 4, the high school held its annual Day of Dialogue, a day that celebrates the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ+) community. Below is detailed coverage of many of the events and conversations from the day....

Student-created app brings new food options

Student-created app brings new food options

Phoebe Kallaher, Staff Writer

March 28, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Looking for a convenient, fresh alternative to school lunch but don’t want to pay for Uber Eats? The Overflow app is your solution. Overflow is an app that connects students at food establishments around Brookline with students back at the high school who are interested in food options not availab...

E-cigarette use prompts legislature members to pass new bill

E-cigarette use prompts legislature members to pass new bill

Renata Shen, News Editor

March 27, 2019


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“Have you ever realized, like, that our entire generation is going to get cancer in 30 years and die because we’re all addicted to nicotine?” —Overheard in the girl’s bathroom.

New cannabis store smokes up school

New cannabis store smokes up school

Natalie Jew, Longform Managing Editor

March 25, 2019


Filed under In-Depth, News, Showcase

The first recreational marijuana store in Greater Boston is not expected to open for a week. But, given that it is going to be in Brookline—on the corner of Washington Street and Route 9, less than a mile away from the high school—there has already been a lot of talk about it. It is safe to say...

Teen Driving

Rachel Lee, Arts Editor

March 20, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

As driving has become a necessary component of current day-to-day life, it is expected for even young teenagers to learn how to navigate the roads safely. However, this poses a number of great risks for teenagers. 2,433 teens in the country between the ages of 16 to 19 were killed due to vehicle ac...

Waitlists provide options for students but disrupt learning

Waitlists provide options for students but disrupt learning

Anna Dong, News Editor

March 14, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Despite the myriad of classes offered at the high school, certain courses often draw highly concentrated student interest. For this reason, waitlists have been used to help students enroll in popular courses. However, waitlists can also have adverse impacts on learning and contribute to equity dis...

Science resource aid serves as backbone for lab preparations

Science resource aid serves as backbone for lab preparations

Nina Rogers, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019


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Do you actually know who sets up the labs for your science class? A hint: it is probably not your science teacher. Vedha Nathan, the high school’s resident science resource aid, has been working diligently at the school for the past two years. Her position is vital; without Nathan’s work, mo...

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