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Marathons: Boston and Beyond

Marathons: Boston and Beyond

Susanna Kemp, Co-Editor-In-Chief

April 15, 2018


Filed under In-Depth, News, Showcase

Junior Ellie Sloane, who is running the Providence Marathon this year, says that most people ask, “Why would you do that to yourself?” when runners talk about their love of the sport. But Sloane said that after you’ve run a couple miles, it’s fairly easy to keep going. “It gives you something...

Relationships with brassieres changes in young adulthood

Relationships with brassieres changes in young adulthood

Mia Abulaf, Longform Managing Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Opinions

My boobs appeared in 4th grade, when I got my first period. Unfortunately, once my boobs were visible through my shirt, I had to make that first trip to the grand bra store. For me, this trip was to the Gap. As with every other aspect of my femininity that hit me at a young age, my growing boobs w...

Students create journals to express their thoughts and stay organized

Students create journals to express their thoughts and stay organized

Mia Abulaf and Chloe Barber

December 13, 2017


Filed under Arts, Showcase

The art of balancing schoolwork, sports and extracurricular activities is seldom mastered in high school. To de-stress and be creative, many students find keeping a journal to be an essential part of their lifestyle. Junior Dafna Williams started keeping a journal at the end of 8th grade. She initia...

This year’s retiring teachers

This year’s retiring teachers

June 21, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Two teachers are retiring this year: dance and yoga teacher Kathleen Exar and health and fitness teacher Roberta Skoff. Read about their time at the high school and watch videos of their students and colleagues speaking about them below.

Player Profile: Fiona Lobon, varsity skiing

Player Profile: Fiona Lobon, varsity skiing

Mia Abulaf, Staff Writer

December 22, 2015


Filed under Player Profiles, Skiing, Sports

PHOTO PROVIDED BY FIONA LOBON I always tell everyone that the ski team is probably one of the most fun teams because skiing is awesome and it’s not something that gets you stressed out. It’s not super competitive and there’s also very good people on the team. I think we’re all friends just because we’re together a lot in the winter and we really help each other out.

ROM: Pineapple Thai

ROM: Pineapple Thai

Mia Abulaf, Staff Writer

December 3, 2015


Filed under Arts, Restaurant Reviews

From the moment we walked in to Pineapple Thai, the experience was remarkable. At around 8 p.m., we stood in Brookline’s new take-out restaurant and waited for our food. Pineapple Thai, which is located on 6 Cypress St, gives customers the option of either take-out or delivery. There were cheery yellow ...

Powderpuff 2015: Game Recap

Powderpuff 2015: Game Recap

Mia Abulaf, Staff Writer

November 26, 2015


Filed under Sports

  As if four consecutive wins weren’t enough, the senior class managed to achieve glory for red once again at the annual Powderpuff game on Wednesday, Nov. 25. Though both teams entered the game with enthusiasm and spirit, the red seniors proved their dominance over the blue juniors in...

Red vs. Blue: Powderpuff Preview 2015

Red vs. Blue: Powderpuff Preview 2015

Mia Abulaf and Sofia Tong

November 23, 2015


Filed under Sports

Seniors huddle up around coach Christopher Vick during practice. The senior team, as well as the junior team, has been preparing for the Powderpuff game on Wednesday, Nov. 25. Photo by Sofia Tong / Sagamore Staff This Wednesday, Nov. 25, the junior and senior girls flag football teams will co...

Review: Orchestra/Camerata Concert

Review: Orchestra/Camerata Concert

Mia Abulaf, Staff Writer

November 15, 2015


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews

  MIA ABULAF/SAGAMORE STAFF The first Camerata-Orchestra concert of the year took place on Friday, Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Roberts-Dubbs Auditorium. As the lights dimmed, the orchestra crew prepared for playing on the stage. They first performed an exciting but short excerpt of a piece while...

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