#Detoxic: Students Share Their Opinions About Social Media’s Influence on Body Image and Eating Disorders

#Detoxic: Students Share Their Opinions About Social Media’s Influence on Body Image and Eating Disorders

After an exhausting afternoon of multiple sports practices, Jessica’s* exercise had only just begun. She felt as though she needed to work out until she was physically unable to continue. Like most days, she went through her routine with barely any food in her system. “I was going on my run, very lightheaded, everything was […]

Expens-ercise: Are pricey workouts worth it?

Expens-ercise: Are pricey workouts worth it?

As Sophia Van Iderstine ’17 gets ready for her late morning exercise class on a Saturday, she laces up her sneakers, grabs a bottle of Smart Water and heads for the door holding one more item in her hands: a pair of boxing gloves. These are the essentials for her regular class at Box ‘N […]

Stop limiting us with P.E.

Eight periods a day. Seven slots for classes. Five core academic subjects. That seems to leave plenty of time for electives and free periods. But maybe not. One of the best aspects of our school is its variety of courses, but athletes have easier access because they don’t have to take physical education during academic […]