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Shorter recognized as Woman of the Year

Shorter recognized as Woman of the Year

Eleanor Sherman, Staff Writer

May 11, 2019

“Tonight I am accepting this award, Woman of the Year, on behalf of everyone on my path. The honor belongs to all of us, men and women,” marked the ending to Chinese teacher and Asian Pacific American Club (APAC) adviser Lihua Shorter’s compelling speech. The Brookline Commission for Women acknowledg...

Coaches find ways to balance life with sports and school

Coaches find ways to balance life with sports and school

Elenor Sherman, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019

Coaches are jugglers, keeping track of both work and sports in one day. During their sport’s season, many coaches regularly work 12 or more hours a day.  Coaches who teach must keep up with both their school work and their sport, much like any student-athlete. There is a lot of planning ahead, pre...

Elena Maimonis

Elena Maimonis

Eleanor Sherman, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018

Elena Maimonis, the new drama teacher, is a Zumba-lover and Netflix-watcher who loves introducing high school students to drama. Maimonis grew up in Westwood, Mass., and studied psychology at Marist College in New York where she earned her bachelor’s degree. She later went to Emerson University fo...

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