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Girls Who Code club inspires new generation of computer scientists

The Girls Who Code club teaches high schoolers the increasingly important skill of coding, hoping to inspire a new generation of workers in computer science.
October 30, 2019

As the last bell rings and students file out of the front door eager to get home, a group of 20 girls race up to the third floor. They promptly open their laptops and get ready to learn a crucial skill:how...

Why you should not buy bitcoins

Why you should not buy bitcoins
December 5, 2017

By Anna Rhoads '19 The idea of bitcoins is very intriguing-- It’s completely paperless and run by a company with no real governing system, meaning users have a lot more freedom than they would with...

Top 8 Netflix shows that no one’s talking about

Top 8 Netflix shows that no one’s talking about
October 9, 2017

By Anna Rhoads '19

AP Computer Science students’ Tesla app races into the Apple Store

AP Computer Science students’ Tesla app races into the Apple Store
December 19, 2016

Kayla Sirlin ’19 Dylan Diamond ’17 and Neil Soni ’18’s app, Tesla Toolbox, was released into the App Store in late Sept. in hopes of making the cars’ controls easier to access and the overall...

[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...

Sticker covered computer cases: it’s an adhesive trend

As Claire Meehan ’17 likes to do, many people put the stickers on the bottom of their computers because they like to know that the stickers are there, they just might not want other people to see them.
April 2, 2015

Band logos, locations, TV shows and art. Where is one place a person can have all these things at one time? It’s their computer case. In Staples, a popular craze has been putting stickers on computer...

Give me my computer or give me death!

Give me my computer or give me death!
November 24, 2014

Over my high school career, twenty-pound backpacks, WPS All-Aboard, and an avoidance of the C.O.W.S have been an integral part of my life as a personal laptop-toting student. Ever since that fateful...

Guidance Plans to Release Schedules for the 2011-12 School Year

May 25, 2011

Unlike past years when students have attended arena to design their own schedules, this year the guidance department has created student’s schedules using a schedule generator on the computer. The guidance...

May 20, 2011 | Down to Three

May 20, 2011

10:23 a.m. Sarah White's period one personal finance class once held 23 students, but due to senior internships, the class is now down to only three students. Despite low numbers, the class is continuing...

Computer Hackers and How to Avoid Them

April 20, 2011

Carlie Schwaeber '12 News Editor The majority of students at Staples High School own some sort of computer at home, allowing for typed homework, internet use, and of course, social networking. Whether...

Arena Eliminated:BOE cuts forty–year–old scheduling tradition

October 22, 2010

Jesse Heussner '11  Sports Editor Arena, the 38-year-old embattled scheduling system, is done. To some, arena was promising— the process was liberating, relieving, and sometimes, surprisingly easy....

iPad or iFad? Staplites Show Mixed Feelings

CAUGHT: Science 6-12 Coordinator AJ Sheetz checks out the Inklings website on the iPad. | Photo by Sammy Warshaw '12
May 28, 2010

Jesse Heussner '11 Sports Editor The iPad. It feels like a computer, looks like an iPod and plays videos like a high-definition theatre. It’s the device that can do it all, but it’s also the...

LMC Gamespot: Where Robot Unicorns Live

LMC Gamespot: Where Robot Unicorns Live
May 28, 2010

A student rushes to the library, worried that his Chemistry PowerPoint didn’t post to his Y-Drive. To his dismay, every computer is taken – not only by hardworking students, but also by online gamers. A...

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