Let’s talk about sex(ual education)

Ezra Wallach, Opinion Editor

October 9, 2018

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Ever since the Kavanaugh hearing, I’ve heard some people saying that maybe he shouldn’t be held completely accountable because he was “just a confused teen who didn’t know any better”. The problem is that he definitely...

We need to stay politically involved

Danielle Kurensky, Opinions Editor

October 9, 2018

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In the past few weeks the entire nation has been immersed in the drama concerning Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings and sexual assault accusations from Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. Our student body seems intrigued like never...

Safety must be an ongoing effort

October 9, 2018

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We’re talking about safety again. And not as a result of the theoretical threat usually felt in the wake of a school shooting in some other far away state. This time, the discussions are contextualized by recent safety scares...

Self-reflection, a necessary task

Danielle Kurensky, Opinion's Editor

September 28, 2018

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Living on the North Shore comes with many expectations, but one of the most prevalent is that we should all be taking high level classes and involved in as many extracurriculars as humanly possible. While this adds stress to...

Staff Editorial

Staff Editorial

September 28, 2018

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On September 11 this year, it seemed as if everyone talked about everything except 9/11. The conversation used to be initiated by our teachers in middle school. They’d talk about what they were doing when they found out about...

Just listen to Kanye

Just listen to Kanye

September 28, 2018

Junior year isn’t the worst year

Danielle Kurensky, Opinions Editor

September 26, 2018

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Throughout my high school experience, junior year has always been demonized as the worst. There seems to be a consensus that it will be the hardest year. While it is definitely challenging, it is not as bad as people make it out...

To all the girls I’ve loved before

Ezra Wallach, Opinions Editor

September 26, 2018

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First things first, guys can like “chick flicks.” If you don’t know why that’s the first thing that I am saying, then it’s probably because you haven’t seen or heard of the new Netflix movie, “To All The Boys I’ve...

Dear freshman self, the world does not revolve around you

Rebecca Lee

May 24, 2018

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Brace yourself for what I’m about to tell you. It will cause you to question all that you think you know and force you to change your outlook. It will likely be the most revelatory lesson you learn in high school: the world doe...

Dear freshman self, let yourself take a risk once in a while

Arjun Thakkar

May 24, 2018

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I really had no idea what I was doing freshman year when I walked into the Northfield campus. Like that circus clown who your parents invited to your birthday party but repulsed all the little kids with his bad jokes and puns, I f...

Dear freshman self, it’s time to embrace the embarrassments

Mia Sherin

May 24, 2018

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It was a few weeks into freshman year, and I was sitting in my assigned study hall. The room, per usual, was dead silent, and our study hall monitor sat perched at the front, passing judgement on how hard each of us seemed to ...