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The history behind the infamous fashion rule

Lydia Shaw ’17 sports her ripped white jeans with pride on the beautiful spring day.

Lauren Stack, Staff Writer

May 14, 2016

Signs that Spring has finally sprung; trees blooming and pollen flying. Time to roll down the windows, jog along the beach and break out those white jeans….. oh wait, it’s not Memorial Day yet! “I have never really understood the rule behind not wearing white, Christine Taylor ’18 said, ...

Wearing white after labor day… It’s ok!

Wearing white after labor day… It’s ok!

Emma Greenberg, staff writer

September 17, 2015

I am sick and tired of hearing over and over again from everyone in the world that it is unacceptable to wear white after Labor Day.   Newsflash: It really is fine.   I ask myself now why is it that social norms say we can not wear white after this very specific day? To tell th...

August arrests Staples students

August arrests Staples students

Jen Gouchoe, Staff Writer

September 2, 2014

“You should be outside, enjoying vacation while it lasts.” The MyStaples app said it best. This week, I’ve struggled to find the lunch schedule for August on the MyStaples app, only to see it taunting me with my wishes to be frolicking outside, enjoying the remainder of the summer. As much...

Summer’s big finale

Summer’s big finale

Eliza Goldberg, Staff Writer

August 30, 2014

Ah, Labor Day. The telltale sign that the summer days are dwindling, and fall is finally starting to appear on the horizon. Labor day is not only a reminder to put the white clothing away, but it is also a time to have one last chance at the feeling of summer. With school starting five days before Labor Day weekend, Labor Day is not just an average summer da...

School kicks off to an early start

Anders Hovstadius, Staff Writer

August 25, 2014

As the last days of summer roll by, students savor the final days of freedom before the familiar stresses of academics return; however, this year, teachers’ and students’ summers will be cut short. The two day earlier start date is not what seems to be bothering students, but the full week that...

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