Inklings News

Global pandemic inspires students to pick up new and old hobbies

Many families have been making puzzles to pass the time while school is out.

Natasha Taubenheim '22, Staff Writer

April 30, 2020

Over a month ago, schools across Connecticut closed their doors in order to ensure the safety of students and prevent the spread of the Coronavirus. At the time, it was assumed that school would reopen within a few weeks; however, the pandemic has worsened, and now there is a good chance that schools will...

Behind the Scenes with MVG: Student Filmmaker Shares Insight, Inspiration

Behind the Scenes with MVG: Student Filmmaker Shares Insight, Inspiration

December 23, 2010

Image via Wikipedia “He knows everything [about movies],” Annie Cooperstone ’13 said when asked about Matthew Van Gessel ’11. There is really no other way to put it— Van Gessel, an involved member of Staples Players, is also an encyclopedia of cinematic knowledge. He has seen dozens of movies and can recall the techniques used in just ...

Student Artist feature Shannon Moss ’11

Student Artist feature Shannon Moss ’11

December 22, 2010

Inspiration: it’s the underlying source that sparks an artist’s creative mind. For painter Shannon Moss ’11, the inspiration doesn’t always come easily. “A lot of the time I would find that I had no inspiration,” Moss said. As a result, Moss began driving around town and photographing objects ...

Join the discussion.
Inspiration