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Beer Found in Teacher Parking Lot

Beer Found in Teacher Parking Lot

December 17, 2010

Photo by Julia Friedman '11 On the morning of Dec. 17, an Inklings staff member found empty beer cans in the Staples parking lot in the teacher parking section. Dumped across the ground, the beer cans were out in the open for any member of the Staples student body or faculty to see. The people who are responsible for littering the cans a...

November 18, 2010 | A Vital Voice

November 18, 2010 | A Vital Voice

November 18, 2010

11:12 a.m. Mu Sochua, a member of Cambodian Parliament and a nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize, came to Staples today to give a  talk in room 2014 regarding human trafficking.  Sochua, who produced the documentary "Redlight," was brought to Staples by the Connecticut chapter of Vital Voices.  Several classes, including sections of Anthropology,...

SafeRides Adds New Positions As Volunteer Pool Increases

SafeRides Adds New Positions As Volunteer Pool Increases

November 15, 2010

The future for SafeRides looks bright with 78 returning members and 132 new volunteers. Currently operating only on Saturday nights, the increase of volunteers has the SafeRides Board debating the possibility of operating on Friday nights, too. When SafeRides opened in 2009, it required members to volunteer six Saturdays out of the entire school year. But now tha...

Student Athletes Work Hard On, Off Field

Student Athletes Work Hard On, Off Field

October 22, 2010

As the bell rings at 2:15 each day, many Staples students are not heading to their buses to go home, but rather in the opposite direction to the locker rooms to get ready for sports practices. These students have busy lives between school, practice every day, and then all their homework each evening, but most fac...

Student Assembly Holds Its Fifth Annual 5K Run In The Sun

Student Assembly Holds Its Fifth Annual 5K Run In The Sun

June 15, 2010

Rain or shine, Student Assembly will be hosting their third annual 5K Run in The Sun on June 20 at 9 a.m., starting and ending at Long Lots Elementary School. The proceeds raised from this event will be donated to Staples Tuition Grants, which is a program designed to raise funds to help con...

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