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Board games beat screentime

There is a multitude of ways to make use of a card deck during the quarantine. Try some of these games: Hearts, Crazy 8’s, Spit, Go Fish, War and Solitaire.
May 11, 2020

It can even happen to the most fervent binge-watcher: finding boredom in staring at a computer screen for hours on end. Adjusting to a slower lifestyle never comes naturally, and it can be even more difficult...

Clothes to dye for

The materials needed include a plain item of clothing (I chose to tie-dye a few white t-shirts), a tie dye kit: tie-dye, gloves and rubber bands. You also need a fork and water.
May 11, 2020

Quarantine brings unique opportunities to explore new activities

The most common past-time activity of students is watching netflix. Students don’t get much time to enjoy their favorite shows during a normal school year, because of the amount of time it takes to complete all of their schoolwork.
April 21, 2020

COVID-19 has altered the world, leaving many people to wonder, “What do we do now?” Staples students have not been to school since March 11, and most Westport residents have been self-quarantined...

New actions need to be taken to remember those who have inspired change

New actions need to be taken to remember those who have inspired change
February 18, 2019

Black History Month is the time where Staples students should be talking about Martin Luther King Jr, Rosa Parks and Harriet Tubman. Instead, murmurs of Tom Brady’s Super Bowl performance and February...

The Westport Youth Commission improves the representation of young adults

Taken from the Westport Youth Commission website
June 14, 2017

By Sasha Narang '18 In a town of 25,000 people, it’s not unusual for the youth to be unrepresented. The Westport Youth Commission consists of 30 members who work together to advocate for the local...

New midterm schedule generates unwanted stress

New midterm schedule generates unwanted stress
January 11, 2017

Max Appell '18 Why fix something that isn’t broken? It may be a cliche, but it’s true. The new midterm schedule takes everything that was already stressful and makes it ten times worse. Having to...

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