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Review: Poetry Fest

Review: Poetry Fest

Rachel Nguyen, Staff Writer

May 6, 2018


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews

On April 26 in the basement of Brookline Booksmith, the Brookline community, including students and faculty members of the high school, were ecstatic. It was a full house and everyone was on the edge of their seats. It was the annual Poetry Fest. This event encourages students, staff members and ...

Lunch and Learn Series proves effective for the English department

Lunch and Learn Series proves effective for the English department

Ella Kitterman, Feature News Writing Editor

January 31, 2017


Filed under Conversations on Race, Hard News, In-Depth, News, Showcase

Within the English department, teachers have been hard at work to change many long standing aspects of the English curriculum. Books, teaching methods and faculty demographics are being reexamined with a focus on race. Although there are many factors driving these changes, some of these issues were...

Creative writing classes let students explore imagination

Creative writing classes let students explore imagination

Tony Ji, Business Manager

October 29, 2015


Filed under News

by Tony Ji Creative writing classes offer students the opportunity to exercise imaginative muscles and to be more personal and expressive in their writing, according to Craft of Writing teacher and English Curriculum Coordinator Mary Burchenal. The high school offers multiple creative writing classes...

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Mary Burchenal