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Debasing the word “skinny” through mutual empowerment

Debasing the word “skinny” through mutual empowerment

Julia Greenspan, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016

Two girls threw their arms around each other and puckered their lips in seductive fashion, giggling and beaming smiles in between iPhone camera flashes. Their trusted friend and designated photographer snapped and clicked away with glee. She then lowered the phone and looked down at her screen in di...

Students react to Snapchat leak

Students react to Snapchat leak

Greta Bjornson, Features Editor

January 16, 2014

It isn’t uncommon to walk around the halls of Staples and see students making goofy faces into the cameras of their phones. Chances are, they’re sending a photo to a friend on the popular app Snapchat, a popular photo sharing app for smartphones. On Tuesday, Dec. 31, an anonymous hacking group ...

June 10, 2011 | Warning: Studying Approaches

June 10, 2011 | Warning: Studying Approaches

June 10, 2011

7:55 a.m. As the weekend before final exam week approaches, many students have extreme amounts of studying on the horizon....

June 10, 2011 | Warning: Studying Approaches

June 10, 2011 | Warning: Studying Approaches

June 10, 2011

7:55 a.m. As the weekend before final exam week approaches, many students have extreme amounts of studying on the horizon....

June 02, 2011| Tying Up Loose Ends

June 02, 2011| Tying Up Loose Ends

June 2, 2011

   1:45 p.m. Silence in the classroom.  David Breen '14 and James Rubin '14 work diligently to finish up work before exams....

June 02, 2011| Tying Up Loose Ends

June 02, 2011| Tying Up Loose Ends

June 2, 2011

   1:45 p.m. Silence in the classroom.  David Breen '14 and James Rubin '14 work diligently to finish up work before exams....

Car Club: Life in the Fast Lane

Car Club: Life in the Fast Lane

June 1, 2011

It’s not everyday that a 1987 Ferrari pulls up to the front of the school.  But on May 26, the Classic Car Gallery of Westport brought this Italian car to Staples’ Car Club.  “We like to get the nicer ones,” said Steven Landau, of the Classic Car Gallery.  The showing of this particul...

May 31, 2011 | Sunny Skies

May 31, 2011 | Sunny Skies

May 31, 2011

2:02 p.m. Rachel Samuels '13 studies outside while enjoying the warm weather....

May 26, 2011 | Elephant in the Room

May 26, 2011 | Elephant in the Room

May 26, 2011

11:00 a.m. You can't miss this elephant, (or zebras, sports players and more) in the room..... at  the art exhibit outside the  auditorium.  Water color painting by Hannah Myers '14....

May 25, 2011 | Easy Ridin'

May 25, 2011 | Easy Ridin'

May 25, 2011

9:16 a.m. English teacher Beth Humphrey and math teacher Bill Wilkes take advantage of the beautiful spring day by riding their motorcycles to school. Look for their leather jackets and helmets as they cruise out at the end of the day....

May 17, 2011 | Seniors Wrap it Up

May 17, 2011 | Seniors Wrap it Up

May 17, 2011

7:15 a.m. An extra spring in their step, students walk across the bubble-wrapped floor in the library "pranked" by unknown seniors. ...

Castles in the Sand Winners Announced

Castles in the Sand Winners Announced

May 15, 2011

The 10th annual Castles in the Sand event took place at Compo Beach on May 14. All proceeds from the event were donated to Hopes with Hope. Despite overcast skies, throughout the day numerous groups competed to build the best sandcastle on the beach. Judges gave awards in nine different categories. Winners are posted on Westportnow. http://www.flickr.co...

January 11, 2011 | Midterm Mayhem

January 11, 2011 | Midterm Mayhem

January 11, 2011

1:47 p.m. As midterms approach, Maddie Saveliff '13, Perri Cohen '13, and Grace Bergonzi '13 utilize their free periods for studying....

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