Inklings News

Exchange program fosters lifelong connections

Staples participated in an exchange program from Dec. 2-15. The Saxon family hosted two students from the Hwa Chong institute in Singapore.

Marina Engler '21, Staff Writer

January 10, 2020

A group of 19 students from Hwa Chong Institution in Singapore recently concluded a two-week stay in America. For the duration of the stay from Dec. 2-15, each student was assigned a host family from Staples.  “[The main role of a host family is] to be available to provide transportation, some mea...

Friends choose to attend the same colleges

Friends choose to attend the same colleges

Zoe Brown, Editor-in-Chief

May 4, 2014

It all started when they were grouped together as partners in their sixth grade social studies class at Coleytown Middle School. Next year, six years later, Megan Foreman ’14 and Melony Malkin ’14 will be taking both their studies and their friendship 663 miles away to the University of Michigan...

Students Compete in Rotary Speech Contest

Students Compete in Rotary Speech Contest

December 8, 2010

On Dec. 7, students participated in the Rotary Speech Contest sponsored by the Westport Rotary Club. In their speeches, students answered the following four questions: 1. Is it the TRUTH? 2. Is it FAIR to all concerned? 3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?  4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all...

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