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Recap: “Asking For Courage” Day of discussion on race and racism

Recap: “Asking For Courage” Day of discussion on race and racism

Daniel Hayes, Izzy Meyers, Kendall McGowan, Rosa Stern Pait, Sasha Saias, and Sofia Tong

March 3, 2015

Tell Your Story - A and C-block These assemblies gave students, mainly students of color, a platform to share their stories about racial identity and racism. The speakers, who spoke in one or both of the blocks, were junior Alicia Landry, senior Elijah Goodman, junior Kerimal Suriel, junior Naw...

Students take art into their own hands at Progressions

Students take art into their own hands at Progressions

May 21, 2014

Imagine being an artist who strives for perfection and fine-tunes every aspect of a composition for weeks on end until is it exactly right.  Except instead of a sketch or painting, what is created is nothing less than a three dimensional piece of moving  art. The theme of this year’s annual ...

Andrew Cornish

Andrew Cornish

May 6, 2014

Scrolling through senior Andrew Cornish’s YouTube channel, it is evident that his life is ruled by rhythm. Besides the four videos he has uploaded, all of which feature personal renditions of bluegrass remixes as well as original work, his channel is flooded with “tips and tricks” for playing b...

Special feature: St. Vincent comes to Boston

March 11, 2014

The lights were dimmed almost to darkness. The hundreds of men and women all crowded into the House of Blues shuffled in anticipation. After more than an hour of pressing up against total strangers and staring up at the empty stage, the show finally started. Murmurs of excitement rippled through the...

Body Art: Students and staff share their stories

January 21, 2014

Photos by Isabel Meyers and Sasha Saias [su_note note_color="#c0c0c0"][ezcol_1half]Maeve Kelly, sophomore [/ezcol_1half] [ezcol_1half_end]Yesenia Arroyo, sophomore [/ezcol_1half_end][/su_note][su_spacer] Sarah Kornell, English teacher [su_quote]“I would never get a tattoo that d...

Latin club tackles Roman culture

Latin club tackles Roman culture

December 19, 2013

Gods, monsters and epic quests: the Latin Club immersed itself in all these topics at a tournament in Dover, NH on Dec. 7. The club competed against other high school teams in their area at the event, called Certamen, in two separate teams, based on their levels in school. For weeks, the Latin Club has me...

Divers adapt to tough mental demands

Divers adapt to tough mental demands

November 30, 2013

While throwing your body into the air, twisting around twice and ending gracefully may seem like a daunting task, it is just another day of practice for the members of the girls diving team. The team works diligently five days a week to improve their skills. However, the tough mental demands of the ...

The new teachers of 2013

The new teachers of 2013

October 22, 2013

[ezcol_1third] Hayley Wells by Sarah Cardwell-Smith[/ezcol_1third] [ezcol_1third] Matthew Webb by Sarah Olaffson[/ezcol_1third] [ezcol_1third_end] Marta Fuentes by Steven Bushey and Vanessa Chin[/ezcol_1third_end] ...

Teacher Profile: Courtland Ferreria-Douglas

Teacher Profile: Courtland Ferreria-Douglas

October 22, 2013

Teachers often try a career in their fields before making the switch to education. In the case of long-term science substitute teacher Courtland Ferreria-Douglas, previous job experiences include disease research, chemically analyzing beef jerky and working for PepsiCo. Before coming to the high school, Ferreria-...

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