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Trashing the Cafe

Trashing the Cafe

Kate Lewis, Staff Writer

April 4, 2016

Anyone sitting in the Staples cafeteria during the lunch waves can all see one thing: trash. And it’s everywhere. As the school day progresses, more and more trash builds up on the cafeteria tables. Wrappers, containers, stained and crumby plates, leftover food and empty bottles are constantly left for ...

The bridge obtains wasteland reputation

The bridge obtains wasteland reputation

Eliza Goldberg, Staff Writer

March 31, 2015

Aside from the cafeteria, Staples has an array of locations where students tend to spend their free time. With the addition of tables in some of the hallways (first introduced during the 2013-2014 school year), increasing numbers of students have begun to lounge in the hall on the second floor du...

Flawed recycling system disorients students

Abbey Fernandez, Staff Writer

May 30, 2014

Let me paint a scene for you: It’s Friday morning. I’m in Lang and my teacher prints out a New York Times op-ed that she thought the class might enjoy. Right as she begins handing them out, a hand ferociously shoots up, “Will we be tested on this?!” “No,” the teacher sighs. Fast-forward...

May 26, 2010 | Warm Weather Wednesday

May 26, 2010 | Warm Weather Wednesday

May 26, 2010

11:56 a.m. As the warmer weather approaches, more and more students choose to eat in the courtyard. And with more students, comes more trash. ...

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