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Dispute over affirmative action overshadows admissions issues

Dispute over affirmative action overshadows admissions issues

Taeyeon Kim, News Editor

January 5, 2019


Filed under Opinions

In a world where students who attend competitive colleges have huge advantages in employment, the issue of admissions policies has become highly controversial. Colleges’ race-based affirmative action policies are being called into question. Affirmative action is rooted in an attempt to promote diversity ...

Immigrant students tackle college applications by seeking out resources

Immigrant students tackle college applications by seeking out resources

Muriel Statman, Opinions Editor

January 4, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

It’s common knowledge among high school students that the college application process is extremely stressful. What is not always considered, however, is how this process might feel for those who are not only new to the application process but to the United States as well. Students who are new ...

Wisdom from Graduates

Sofia Reynoso, Yuen Ting Chow, Josh Gladstone, and Charlotte McMahon

November 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

With the juniors just starting to look at colleges and the seniors in the midst of it, we have compiled advice from graduates, two years out, about their experience with the college application process.  

Committed Athletes

Committed Athletes

Noa Dalzell, Managing Sports Editor

February 2, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Senior Max Bochman always knew he would play football in college. He began playing when he was 7 years old “to be just like his brothers” but soon made it his mission to continue playing the sport competitively after high school.

Alternatives to College Fair introduces students to other options for post-high school life

Alternatives to College Fair introduces students to other options for post-high school life

Cleo Falvey, Arts Editor

November 19, 2015


Filed under Informational, News

The Alternatives to College Fair, organized by the Brookline Teen Center and the Next Steps program, was held at the Brookline Teen Center on Wednesday, Nov. 18. The event spanned from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and showed attendees options for their futures such as joining a branch of the military, seeking privat...

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