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Salvation Army bellringer finds holiday donations scant and far between

December 18, 2008
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Jovel Queirolo Sacred Heart Editor Ringing a bell in front of a Lucky supermarket was lonely and miserable, but in five hours I began to understand why this holiday season is less of a season of giving. The weak economy’s impact is written on the faces of the hundreds of people who walk by my ke...

Changed SAT score reporting may ease student test anxiety

September 19, 2008
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Susie Lee Reporter Beginning early next spring, a new SAT score reporting policy will allow students to decide which of their scores the colleges that they are applying to can see. College Board, an organization that administers programs such as SAT and SAT Subject Tests, stated that changing...

SAT tests younger and younger

September 19, 2008
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Gracie Hays A & E Editor The competition for college that traditionally begins in junior or senior year of high school has students preparing at increasingly younger ages with a rising emphasis on standardized testing both in and out of school. In most independent elementary schools, it’s r...

Cancer survivor, alumna, has new life outlook

September 19, 2008
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Zoë Newcomb Reporter Mary Applegarth (’72) takes life as it is. So when she was diagnosed with stage two invasive breast cancer in May, she saw it as just another challenge to overcome. Four months, multiple surgeries and one round of toxic chemotherapy later, Applegarth is cancer free. Despite a family...

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