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[Nov. 2016 News] Wellness class promotes mindfulness in action and thought

[Nov. 2016 News] Wellness class promotes mindfulness in action and thought

November 22, 2016

By Julia Rosier ’18 & Frenchy Truitt ’17   The Wellness class, also known as the Dialectical Behavior Therapy Class (DBT), guides students and provides tips to reduce stress and maintain mindfulness. The class, being taught by Dr. Alycia Dadd, Yasu Wade, Lauren Burkhart, Jenna Gio...

[Oct. 2016 Sports] Championship preview

November 22, 2016

By Ari McCoy ’17 & Shane Rabacs ’18   Football 5-2 After going 7-2 before losing in the playoffs to Darien last season, the football team has started the season strong at 5-2. Captain Julian Ross ’17 attributed much of the success to the strong play of the offensive line and dom...

[Oct. 2016 Features] Humans of Staples–Meet Avery Mendillo: the all-around prodigy

[Oct. 2016 Features] Humans of Staples–Meet Avery Mendillo: the all-around prodigy

November 22, 2016

By Ian Bernstein ’18 and Kate Lewis ’18   Whether she’s on the stage or the field, holding a mic or a lacrosse stick, running lines or running sprints, Avery Mendillo ’18 has got the best of both worlds as a member of Staples Players and varsity lacrosse. Mendillo’s extra-curric...

[Oct. 2016 Features] Girls who code–Programming club encourages Staples girls to learn code

November 22, 2016

By Izzy Connors ’18   Rather than spending her entire summer relaxing at the beach, staples student Giselle Briand ’17 attended the Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program at Goldman Sachs in New York City, an initiative that introduces young girls into the world of programming. Women hold ...

[Oct. 2016 Features] Campaign Recaps

November 22, 2016

By Channing Smith '17  

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