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Brookline community recoils from racist videos, looks to future

Brookline community recoils from racist videos, looks to future

Ella Kitterman and Chloe McKim Jepsen

November 30, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Video

Videos of students using a racial slur evoked strong reaction from students and faculty, including two walkouts today, Nov. 30. In the first video, a current BHS student and two alumni crowd around the camera. Laughing and smiling, one of the alumni calls a current junior (not in the video) the N-wo...

Expansion Committee envisions a unified campus

Expansion Committee envisions a unified campus

Natalie Jew, Regulars Writing Editor

November 3, 2017


Filed under In-Depth, News, Showcase

On the first day of school in 2021, students will arrive at a new high school campus if all goes according to a current proposal. The high school expansion design calls for a new freestanding building on the 111 Cypress St. property, and the current main building would be renovated to include state-of-the-art...

Q&A with Headmaster Anthony Meyer on new position

Q&A with Headmaster Anthony Meyer on new position

Ethan Gainsboro, Sports Writing Editor

March 1, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

What does this announcement and appointment mean to you personally? I think it's really important validation of the work that the high school has done over the last six months. So, that's what's most important to me. I'm really excited that people have appreciated the work that we've been doing over ...

MLK assembly brings school together to discuss racism

MLK assembly brings school together to discuss racism

Sarah Groustra, Arts Writing Editor

January 20, 2017


Filed under Conversations on Race, News, Peeps on the Street, Showcase, Uncategorized

It is a rare occasion when the entire school gathers together in one room. Jan. 19 was one such day, as all students gathered in the Schluntz Gym to celebrate the life and legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through speech and art. Many performances reflected the urgency for action given th...

Graffiti Q&A with Headmaster Meyer

Graffiti Q&A with Headmaster Meyer

Ani Mathison, Assistant Photo Manager

January 20, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Can you describe the recent graffiti and how you learned about it? It was a Saturday in December when SATs were happening, and two things were discovered separately. A staff member saw the graffiti regarding the president-elect, and I was sent a photo of it. It said "F**kkk Trump," and somebody w...

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