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Fall leaves burst with color

The drastic change in leaves becomes apparent with colors blossoming from emerald green all the way to tangerine orange. Photo by Chase Gornbein '16.

Chase Gornbein, Staff Writer

October 27, 2015

The autumn season brings a series of familiar favorites: the smell of pumpkin spiced lattes, a crisp and refreshing cool breeze and big hand-knitted sweaters. Amidst the preparation for Halloween and the upcoming winter, many people tend to overlook one of the most underrated parts of fall, the changing...

Let my room live

Let my room live

Alison Morrison, Staff Writer

May 26, 2015

Let me start by saying that my room has been painted the same color since I was around six.   It’s pool party blue, and I picked it out at a paint store in Fairfield. I had never been more excited about anything.  My brother mocked me ceaselessly for picking pool party blue instead of his...

Quirky socks roam the halls

Quirky socks roam the halls

Jesse Greenspun, Staff Writer

April 3, 2015

For many people, putting on a boring pair of plain white socks in the morning doesn’t even warrant a second thought. However, there is an ever growing cult of students who dare to rebel against the traditional sock style and sport some wild and increasingly colorful socks. One of these trailblazing ...

Staples students stir over color perception of a dress

Staples students stir over color perception of a dress

Jane Levy, Features Editor

February 27, 2015

At 8:15 p.m. on Thursday night, Staples students began debating a single question regarding the color of a dress. Is it blue and black, or is it white and gold? Their twitter feeds are buzzing, group chats are blowing up and countless texts are rolling in, all circulating around this question. Som...

Students celebrate spirit week in style

Boa feathers fill the halls as the junior girls get in the spirit before pep rally and homecoming. Julia Lindwall, Mackenzie Wood, Liv Smith, Sarah Bookbinder and Carly Crossfield all class of 16.

Caroline O'Kane, Staff Writer

October 1, 2014

6:30 a.m. Monday morning. The alarm is ringing incessantly as you try to mask the sound by hiding under the pillow. You begrudgingly roll out of bed only to remember that its PJ Day. You grab a pillow pet and happily set out in your cozy attire for the day. Tuesday. Color War. Red, purple, green,...

Colors of the Wind: Nail Trends Go In a New Direction For Spring

Colors of the Wind: Nail Trends Go In a New Direction For Spring

April 15, 2011

Nail fashions are often overlooked, but many girls take great pride in their manicures. Like clothing trends, nail polish fads come and go with the changing of the seasons. Metallic, neon, glitz, and neutrals all have their seasons, but for summer it seems like Staples girls are swaying towards pale pink shad...

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