Inklings News

Coronovirus prompts mix of emotions, needs to be given a closer look

Teachers give homework for students to complete during the two weeks of school closure.

Prasaus Yeager ’22, Staff Writer

March 14, 2020

March 11 will be a date that will be forever ingrained into my mind. I remember sitting in the choir room and getting a text that schools were closed indefinitely and it was possible that someone in Staples had contracted the virus. And as the bell rang and every student celebrated the cancellation of ...

[Sept. 2016 Opinions] Epipen prices force users to risk their lives

October 11, 2016

By Melanie Lust '19 Assistant Creative Director and Eliza Goldberg '17 Creative Director Every three minutes, a food allergy reaction sends someone to the emergency room, as reported by the Center of Disease Control and Prevention. When I was eight years old, I contributed to that statistic; I u...

[Sept. 2016 Arts] Suicide Squad: new action movie dissatisfies audience

October 11, 2016

By Christoph Russi '18 Web A&E Editor and Benjamin Stein The movie “Suicide Squad” has generated controversy following its release, and a lot of disappointment from loyal DC fans and the average moviegoer upon watching it. Originally there was a lot of hype because many people really enjo...

Review of Staples Players' Production "Curtains"

Review of Staples Players' Production "Curtains"

November 18, 2010

The Staples Players’ latest production, “Curtains,” hit the stage the weekend of Nov. 12. The musical comedy and murder mystery is about the cast of a show as they deal with the murder of their leading lady. An investigation ensues as they try to discover the murderer. I must admit that I have no...

Understanding Adoption

Adopted children can come from all over the world, but there are many here at Staples High School. | Photo from, idea by Sammie Hardy

March 12, 2010

Alicia Lourekas '12 Staff Writer While some high school students begin their search for colleges, some teenagers are on a different kind of search. A search for their biological parents. According to the Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute, just over 2 percent of all American children are adopted. But, for the other 98 percent, it may be hard to understand what an adopted child g...

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