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Jenna McNicholas
Jenna McNicholas ’15 is a charming girl with an equally stunning personality. She is both a good student and athlete, as well as a good friend and competitor. But finally she is the girl next door that you brag about going to school with. She has a drive that she not only uses towards her writing for Inklings, but also uses in her sport, lacrosse.

Now committed to Middlebury, she spent her summer on the field battling for a spot on both Middlebury’s lacrosse team as well as in their classes.
"The process was stressful so I am happy to get back to school for the start of my senior year,” said McNicholas.

Being on the varsity girls lacrosse team, she has a very limited amount of free time, yet she continues to add more to her plate by writing for Inklings.

When asked what made her want to write for Inklings, she said that it was due to her fellow peers and the witty and rather funny writing that is demonstrated in the opinion section. Which just so happens to be her favorite type of article to write.

“My favorite part of writing opinion pieces is being able to write my voice into the pieces as well as express her opinions in a place were it has a chance at influencing others,” McNicholas said.

Jenna McNicholas, Staff Writer

Apr 06, 2015
It’s all Greek to me (Story)
Mar 29, 2015
Spanish 5A challenges childhood cancer (Media)
Mar 25, 2015
Searching for an ally in the war against healthy food (Story)
Feb 24, 2015
Staples boys sport “no sweat” fashion statement (Story)
Jan 07, 2015
An Open Letter To Serial Snapchat Story Makers (Story)
Dec 18, 2014
Sony Pictures Shuts Down The Release Of The Interview (Story)
Nov 30, 2014
Byrne uses Snapchat to actually tell a story (Story)
Nov 10, 2014
Students smile in real life and over text (Story)
Oct 19, 2014
Boys’ cross country team laces up for FCIACs after an undefeated season (Story)
Oct 10, 2014
Did my invite get lost in the mail? (Story)
Sep 03, 2014
Five ice bucket challenges that make a splash (Story)
Jun 20, 2014
For Tyler Scanlin, dedication pays off (Story)
Jun 09, 2014
Seniors have left Staples but… (Story)
Jun 09, 2014
Staples downs Xavier en route to Class LL CIAC Semi-final (Media)
Jun 09, 2014
Staples Volleyball takes down Xavier in three straight sets to advance to the state semi-final (Story)
May 30, 2014
Freshman Casparius excels on varsity (Story)
Mar 28, 2014
Energy at girls’ games falls flat without cheer team (Media)
Mar 28, 2014
Jazz band rarely toots its own horn (Story)
Mar 02, 2014
Ms. Ginny Parker needs a makeover (Story)
Feb 28, 2014
Boys basketball senior night (Story)
Dec 20, 2013
Fieldhouse is Not So Much of a Home (Story)
Dec 11, 2013
Westport’s Winter Wonders (Story/Media)
Dec 03, 2013
Slip and slide down the snowy slopes (Story)
Nov 18, 2013
Rise and Grind (Story)
Nov 04, 2013
Let’s Not Blow This Out of Proportion (Story)
Oct 24, 2013
The Baby Boomer of Clubs (Story)
Oct 02, 2013
Those kids that take gym way too seriously (Story/Media)
Sep 24, 2013
Not Committed? Not a Problem (Story)
Sep 19, 2013
Not Committed? Not a Problem (Story)
Nov 26, 2012
A Clash of the Clans (Story)
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