The Sagamore

Sarah Hemphill

Sarah Hemphill

Maisie Kramer, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Sarah Hemphill is a science teacher who has been teaching for approximately ten years after a previous career in public health. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her children and listening to music. What do you like to do in your free time? I love to go hiking, I love to cook and especially ...

Lori Lynn

Lori Lynn

Chloe Barber, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016


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A Worcester native, Lori Lynn attended undergrad at MassArt, where she started out as a printmaking major, then realized her true love for photography. When she is not working on her own series of photographs, Lynn likes to ride her bike, collect fun things at thrift stores and see local bands. This summe...

Senior transforms knitting hobby into business

Senior transforms knitting hobby into business

Sascha Wolf-Sorokin, Staff Writer

June 6, 2016


Filed under Arts, Showcase

When senior Sydney Solem started knitting, she did not know that she was planting the seeds for her very own business. Her Wrap It Up scarf company allows students to buy products made by members of the high school community. “I started knitting because I enjoyed knitting,” Solem said. “Then, I...

Gallery: Prom 2016!

Gallery: Prom 2016!

Cleo Falvey and Louie Goldsmith

May 31, 2016


Filed under Arts, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

The high school's Senior Prom was held on May 31, 2016. The Sagamore caught up with the attendees as they prepared to board buses to the Fairmont Copley Plaza. See the pre-prom pictures by clicking on the gallery below.

Review: Needs Improvment Battle

Susanna Kemp, Staff Writer

May 31, 2016


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews, Showcase

The Needs Improvment “Battle” on May 28 in the Roberts-Dubbs Auditorium pitted alumni against current members of the improv troupe in a good-natured competition that was both hilarious and bittersweet, as it marked the last performance for the seniors. The current members of the troupe marched on...

Review: Student Directed

Review: Student Directed

Leon Yang, Raven Bogues, and Karina Lorenzo

May 31, 2016


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews, Showcase

Student Directed, which was performed on Friday, May 20 and Saturday, May 21 featured a series of twenty-minute plays directed and performed by students.   Friday, May 20 “High School Musical”: Adapted and directed by sophomores Felicia Rosen and Emily Gerson and written by Peter Ba...

Music production class teaches versatility

Music production class teaches versatility

Maddie Nagler, Staff Writer

May 27, 2016


Filed under Arts, Showcase

Imagine a master instrument that has the capability of playing the sounds of all other instruments. It exists, and it is called a computer. In this day in age, music is no longer limited to the sounds and harmonies of instruments, but rather encompasses digital production as well. The Music Producti...

Review: Progressions 2016

Review: Progressions 2016

Cleo Falvey and Lizzy Filine

May 5, 2016


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews, Showcase

  The lights dimmed, and the audience watched as dancers, illuminated only by the glow of the cell phones they were holding, walked onstage during the first dance of the night in Progressions 2016, which was called “Honey.” Progressions, which runs from May 5-7 in the Roberts / Dubbs Audito...

Restaurant 108 Top Chef: Finale!

Restaurant 108 Top Chef: Finale!

Valentina Rojas, Arts Writing Editor

May 5, 2016


Filed under Arts, Restaurant Reviews, Showcase

  Restaurant 108 held the grand finale of their top chef competition on May 2. A master menu by Chefs Liam O’Brien, Phillip Mahler, Henry Shaffer, Alex Ervin and Alex Chin blended intricate skill and natural talent. As starters, our party of two got the Salmon Rillette Crostini and the Gr...

Gallery: Progressions Preview 2016

Gallery: Progressions Preview 2016

Cleo Falvey, Arts Writing Editor

May 3, 2016


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews, Showcase

Progressions, the high school dance department's annual showcase, debuts Thursday, May 5, at 7:30 p.m. in the Roberts / Dubbs Auditorium. Until then, browse the gallery below, which was taken during the dress rehearsal for the show. ...

AOM: Wilson Hsu

AOM: Wilson Hsu

Raven Bogues, Staff Writer

May 3, 2016


Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Showcase

Being a part of the New England Conservatory’s Youth Philharmonic Conservatory is no small feat. Sophomore Wilson Hsu has played violin since he was three and a half, and now plays both viola and violin. According to Wilson Hsu, music has influenced him throughout his life. “I still try and pr...

Summer art camps help refine talents

Summer art camps help refine talents

Maddie Nagler, Staff Writer

May 2, 2016


Filed under Arts, Showcase

Summer means freedom from school, warm weather and countless ways to fill the free time. Students seeking a program or camp have a large selection of camps to choose from, due to the wide variety of camps that incorporate of one’s interests. Sophomore Rachel Vin has been attending the Pennsylvania...

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