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Students petition for AP European History class

Students petition for AP European History class

Jake Zucker, Staff Writer

March 28, 2019


Filed under News

“What do you know about France between the Enlightenment and the first World War?” This question was junior Jack Heuberger’s explanation for why he believes offering an Advanced Placement European History class would benefit the social studies department. He believes that students at the high s...

Alumni use high school arts education in their careers

Alumni use high school arts education in their careers

Jake Zucker, Staff Writer

January 11, 2019


Filed under Arts

When Class of 2012 alumnus Julian Hermano started high school, he was, in his words, “legit mad shy.” The drama classes that he took for elective credit struck a chord with him and helped transform him from a person who would go home right after school to play video games, to the confident, hard...

Transgender Day of Remembrance vigil brings awareness to the violent deaths of transgender people

Transgender Day of Remembrance vigil brings awareness to the violent deaths of transgender people

Jake Zucker, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

“Zakaria Fry.” “Eduarda Figueiredo.” “Unknown name.” “Thalita de Silva.” “Kristina.” These were just five of the 309 names that rang out during a solemn vigil held on Thursday, Nov. 29 during X-block in the atrium. These five individuals, and at least 304 others, have been killed in t...

Crew team races in Head of the Charles Regatta

Crew team races in Head of the Charles Regatta

Jake Zucker, Staff Writer

December 2, 2018


Filed under Boys Crew, Girls Crew, Sports

The air around the Charles River was electric with excitement as visitors from all over the world crowded onto bridges to watch boats full of strong men and women race past. The Head of the Charles Regatta (HOCR) was finally up and running, and the 225,000 who had come to the Boston area were eager t...

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