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Kate Smith ’22, in her internship,  helps prepare for the Memorial Day Westport Fine Arts Fair. This opportunity allowed her to get real world experience with business negotiations and event planning.

Internship program allows students to flourish in real world experiences

Julia Leitner ’23, Assistant business director  June 8, 2022

After weeks of internships, seniors are starting to get comfortable in their new working lifestyle. The last school traditional school day for seniors was on Friday, May 13, and their internships began...

There are hundreds of internships on the list provided by the internship office. There is also an option to do a self-design internship as long as it’s approved by the office.

Release of internship placements excites, stresses seniors

Jess Leon '22, Staff Writer February 17, 2022

As the second semester begins, seniors tend to lose motivation and look forward to summer. But before summer begins, seniors take part in internships.  Internships start on May 15 for all seniors who...

With the seniors gone, the back two rows of AP Economics class are left empty, as all students in the class have moved towards the front to better participate.

Seniors’ absence leave Staples in shambles

Theresa Vandis, Staff Writer June 11, 2021

Every spring, the senior class is offered an amazing opportunity to go out of school early to participate in internships of their choosing before heading off to college in the fall. Sure this sounds like...

Seniors are forced to choose between AP tests and their internships.

AP test dates create conflict with senior internships

Jack Dennison '21, Staff Writer April 24, 2021

Last year, AP tests had many  complications due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But this year’s tests have changed even more.  In the past, AP tests were always scheduled for the first two weeks of May....

Staples seniors await spring internships

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sIzbmu3k04w&feature=youtu.be

Senior tradition continues as internship deadline passes

Emma Dantas ’21 and Carly Kaplowitz ’21 February 5, 2021

https://soundcloud.com/carly-kaplowitz/internship

AP test readiness engenders discussion in a COVID year

Natalie Bandura ’22 February 5, 2021

https://soundcloud.com/natalie-bandura/ap-test-podcast-1

Seniors attempt to salvage their internships

Holden Cohen '20, Staff Writer May 18, 2020

In the past, when the school year came to an end and the hallways became significantly less crowded, underclassmen could really sense the entire class of students. This was the senior class, as they...

Students will have three options to choose from as their “Reimagined Senior Internship.”

College and Career Center revises plan to keep senior internships

Emily Stone '20, Business Director April 29, 2020

The College and Career Center announced April 28 that senior internships for the 2020 school year will take place as scheduled.  According to an email sent out to the senior class, students will be...

Seniors swap their books for new internship opportunities

Seniors swap their books for new internship opportunities

Maddie Phelps '19 and Chelsea Fox '19 June 1, 2017

  During the last two months of school, underclassmen are able to gain a few more privileges on campus: a seemingly roomier hallway, a far more spacious lunch room and a chance to secure preferable...

Stop taking our spots

Stop taking our spots

Eliza Goldberg March 23, 2017

Eliza Goldberg '17 An open letter to underclassmen who park on campus without a permit I’m going to preface this by saying that as a junior, I parked at Wakeman. Come April, while other people...

Local Briefs

Local Briefs

Jane Schutte, Staff Writer May 5, 2016

May 7 Race for the Cure The fourth annual 5k run and walk will be held at the Sherwood Island State Park Connector. People of all ages are welcome, and all proceeds go toward funding community grants...

Brynly Marsh says Goodbye to Staples and Hello to Tanzania

Brynly Marsh says Goodbye to Staples and Hello to Tanzania

Sasha Narang and Erin Lynch April 29, 2016

As the year is coming to an end, so is high school for the class of 2016. With a few weeks left until senior internships begin, the student filled halls will soon be missing 400 of its most dedicated Wreckers....

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