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Freshmen act out famous Shakespeare scene

Freshmen act out famous Shakespeare scene

Olivia Rounsaville, Reporter

February 11, 2019


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WEB EXCLUSIVE As part of the Freshman English class’ unit on Shakespeare, students acted out Act 3 Scene 1 from Julius Caesar today. “Acting allows for a deeper interpretation of the characters and their motivations,” English teacher Mark Botti said. The class first discussed the writing, then split ...

Freshmen study world religions

Freshmen study world religions

Olivia Rounsaville, Reporter

January 31, 2019


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WEB EXCLUSIVE Freshmen began a unit on Confucianism and Taoism this week in their World Religions class. They have also been studying Buddhism, Sikhism and Hinduism this semester. “I think that in a world that is diverse and where people’s religions are huge parts of their identity, knowing a...

Freshmen take part in ongoing Shakespeare competition

Freshmen take part in ongoing Shakespeare competition

Madeline Thiara, Reporter

January 29, 2019


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WEB EXCLUSIVE Freshmen are participating in an annual Shakespeare Reference Competition moderated by English teacher Mark Botti in which they accumulate points finding modern-day Shakespeare references to share with the class. “Since we are reading Shakespeare in class, I feel like this competition can ...

Theology project educates students on indigenous cultures

Theology project educates students on indigenous cultures

Madeline Thiara, Reporter

November 29, 2018


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WEB EXCLUSIVE Freshmen in the Question of Religion & Society class are working on a project meant to educate them on indigenous cultures and various native tribes around the world. “I think knowing about overlooked people is very important to our learning,” theology teacher Kate McMichael ...

Freshmen are given off-campus lunch privilege

Freshmen are given off-campus lunch privilege

Grace Krumplitsch, Reporter

October 25, 2018


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WEB EXCLUSIVE After completing the first quarter of the school year, freshmen are now allowed off-campus lunch. “It is a really exciting next chapter for them,” Freshmen Grade Chair Allyson Maebert said. “They have spent the last few months getting to know each other in a cohort, and they h...

Freshmen lead new philosophy club

Freshmen lead new philosophy club

Adele Bonomi, Assistant Web Editor

March 26, 2018


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WEB EXCLUSIVE The Philosophy Club, made entirely of freshmen, met today at lunch in room 207 for their weekly discussion on moral decisions and how they affect world communities. “We created this club so that we could talk about thought-provoking ideas,” freshman and co-founder of the club Audrey...

Freshmen begin week of bonding

Freshmen begin week of bonding

Cassie Eskicioglu, Senior Reporter

January 16, 2018


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WEB EXCLUSIVE Freshmen from Convent and Stuart Hall will join together throughout the week to focus on personal growth, building community, service and reflection as a full grade. “It runs a parallel program to Costa Rica, like a Costa Rica prep,” school counselor Annie Egan said. “They are not riding horses, but they are joined by their fu...

High school and elementary students pair in robotics project

High school and elementary students pair in robotics project

Caroline Thompson, Reporter

January 11, 2018


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WEB EXCLUSIVE Underclassmen taking the robotics elective spent their last class periods helping fourth graders from Convent Elementary build simple circuits in the Sparks Studio. “Helping the fourth-grade girls has been really fun,” sophomore Arlena Jackson said. “It’s nice to help other pe...

Freshmen explore their identity through English projects

Freshmen explore their identity through English projects

Caroline Thompson, Reporter

October 3, 2017


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The Freshman Class finished off its first quarter by presenting Identity Projects, an English I assignment in which the students explored their identity through a poem paired with a self-portrait. “I wanted both parts of the project to go together," freshman Grace Krumplitsch said. "My overarch...

Swim team dives into spring season

Swim team dives into spring season

Asha Khanna and Claire Kosewic

March 15, 2017


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The swim team, bolstered by several new athletes, participated in its first league meet of the season today. “The scores have not been published yet so I can’t tell you exactly [how we did],” co-captain Bella Kearney said, “but because it was our first meet a lot of our new swimmers were ...

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