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Some believe breast cancer campaigns are not serious enough

Some believe breast cancer campaigns are not serious enough

October 31, 2017

By Dana Perelberg '20 Breast cancer awareness is full of pink, whether it’s spotted on items sold throughout the month, or by students sporting the color head to toe. However, many people argue whether pink events and products serve an actual purpose or if they just spread “empty awareness.” “The...

Staples students help fight breast cancer at Pink Day Game

Staples students help fight breast cancer at Pink Day Game

Nicole Shapiro, Staff Writer

October 22, 2015

This past Friday night, October 16, the stands and field were filled with pink, when Staples played Stamford under the lights at Staples Pink Day Game.   The Pink game is when Staples athletes and students coming to watch the game dress up in pink to bring awareness and raise money for breast cancer. October is bre...

Yoga on the Green supports breast cancer patients

Yoga on the Green supports breast cancer patients

Greta Bjornson, Features Editor

October 23, 2013

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, the Westport Downtown Merchants Association hosted Yoga on the Green on Sunday, Oct. 20 to benefit the Smilow Family Breast Health Center of Norwalk Hospital. The event took place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Veteran’s Green in downtown Westport. Instructors ...

Students Help Out With Spin Odyssey Event

Students Help Out With Spin Odyssey Event

March 12, 2010

In just 10 years with the help of Staples students, the Spin Odyssey event, a cycling and rundraising event, has raised over 2 million dollars to fund breast cancer research. The event, which includes a variety of fitness activities, as well as many food stands, took place on Sunday March 7 at Intensity...

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