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The importance of the college representative visit

The importance of the college representative visit

October 19, 2017

By Chris Andrews '18 As a senior, it is that time of the year where college is the number one thought on my mind. My college planning process began over a year ago when I started researching colleges online to narrow down my search and continued into my junior year with weekend tours at my favorite ...

[Sept. 2016 Features] The power of words: hurtful language marginalizes students

October 11, 2016

By Amelia Brown '18 Features Editor and Sophie Driscoll '19 Opinions Editor *Names have been changed   As Susan Smith* hurriedly grabbed her homework off the library printer, she noticed she had misspelled a word in her first sentence. Rushing back to the computer to fix the typo and r...

Things to change about the college process

Things to change about the college process

Larissa Lieberson, Director of Social Media

March 19, 2015

A mere few months ago, I was a junior. I spent my days studying Naviance graphs, perusing US News & World Report, and stalking College Confidential. As I pressed the “Complete” button and sent my final application, my stress levels went from 100 to zero real quick. As I sit here in March after...

Principal Dodig honored for making Staples an accepting community

Principal Dodig honored for making Staples an accepting community

Kacey Hertan, Business Manager

October 16, 2014

Lambda Legal, a national organization committed to recognizing civil rights, has honored Principal John Dodig to speak at the Connecticut Cares event on Oct. 26 for creating a community atmosphere accepting of diverse sexual and gender identities at Staples High School. Dodig received a phone call...

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