Two summers ago, I went to my mother’s home country, Cambodia. To be honest, I didn’t really have any expectations going into the country. Everything I knew about Cambodia was either history relayed from my mother talking about her experiences or a brief mention in a history book about the Vietnam War. A lot of […]
Construction in the quad to fix a broken underground water pipeline, which has blocked the pathway leading from Seaver to Munger, is expected to be finished on Saturday, Chief of Campus Operations Jim DeMatte said.
The Bison college tour was scheduled to visit the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana, April 1 in the midst of a national controversy over Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act. The law, signed into action March 26, less than a week before the college tour was to visit the campus, allowed any individual […]
As the youngest of three children, Jenna Thompson ’16 first noticed the age gap between herself and her sisters when she was six years old. She and her middle sister stopped playing together because her sister had started middle school. Her oldest sister, who is 10 years older than Thompson, “was never really a sister […]
Preparing for her next photo shoot for her blog “bylaureng,” Lauren Genender ’17 carefully chooses outfits for each of her friends who will be modeling for her that day. Genender picks an interesting location by her house to set the mood that she is trying to create. Named after the hair-tie business that she started […]
Maggie Gyllenhaal ’95 won a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a TV Movie or miniseries for her role as Nessa Stein in the TV miniseries, “The Honourable Woman” Jan. 11. This was Gyllenhaal’s first Golden Globe award and fourth nomination.
Parents will hear a talk called “Teen Abuse and Addiction to Drugs, Alcohol and Electronic Technology” at the Middle School Feb. 4, as part of the speaker series that the Parents’ Association has organized for this year. Licensed marriage, family and cognitive therapist Richard B. Cohen, who is also the founder of Of One Mind, […]
Plans for a Spring Break trip to Spain led by Spanish teacher Javier Zaragoza, have been finalized. The group of students and two chaperones will leave March 26 and return April 12. The itinerary was hanged from last year’s trip. After traveling to Toledo, the students will go to an institute in Granada for a […]
Advanced Dance I will perform its annual Outreach Dance Showcase Performance in the Dance Studio Dec. 10 at 9:30 a.m. for ARC, an organization for mentally challenged adults. The dances in this annual outreach showcase were choreographed for ARC. “It is always a very special experience for our students and the audience,” upper school dance […]