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JV SPORTS: Fall Season Recap

JV SPORTS: Fall Season Recap

Julia Robbins, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under Lions' Den, Showcase

Water Polo Two of the highlights of the JV Water Polo season came in games against Trinity, where last minute goals propelled the Lions to victory. At the beginning of the season, the team had a hard time setting up offense and suffered from turnovers, Nina Gaither (10) said.   Players can no longer re...

Puzzles, projects, and posters: students celebrate Mexican holiday

Puzzles, projects, and posters: students celebrate Mexican holiday

Emily Shi, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under Middle Division, Showcase

Vibrant artwork lines the walls of the atrium as Middle Division (MD) students and teachers admire the creative work of students celebrating the annual Day of the Dead holiday with their Spanish classes. In Mexico, the official celebration of the Day of the Dead occurs on November 1st and 2nd, but p...

Student Review: HMTC delivers a powerful, deep rendition of Ionesco’s Rhinoceros

Student Review: HMTC delivers a powerful, deep rendition of Ionesco’s Rhinoceros

Samuel Keimweiss, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

A man and a woman sit at a table. They talk to each other and order drinks. Everything seems perfectly fine, but something feels off. Look closer. The man is not a man, but a beast; a rhinoceros. Such is the nature of director and Theatre Teacher Joseph Timko’s adaptation of Eugene Ionesco’s 19...

Costume and set design: behind-the-scenes of Rhinoceros

Costume and set design: behind-the-scenes of Rhinoceros

Natalie Sweet, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

A dark atmosphere permeates the Black Box, actors in ferocious rhinoceros costumes fill the inky, bare set of the production Rhinoceros. Unlike past productions, Rhinoceros uses multi-casting, in which two or more actors play the same role. The main character, Berenger, is played by four students, and...

Hetherington lectures at One Day conferences

Hetherington lectures at One Day conferences

Kiara Royer, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

This fall, Chair of the Visual Arts Department Dr. Anna Hetherington has been speaking about art history topics such as the Renaissance or modern art at One Day University, one day educational events across the country. According to its website, One Day University “brings together professors from the fi...

Novick ‘79 honored at Alumni Dinner

Novick ‘79 honored at Alumni Dinner

Samuel Singer, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

School alumni from across the country gathered at the 21 Club on Tuesday to honor the achievements and career of filmmaker Lynn Novick ’79 at the school’s annual Distinguished Alumni Dinner. The dinner was attended by over one hundred alumni from many graduating classes, a large portion of whom...

Visiting historians lead political discussions

Visiting historians lead political discussions

Gabby Kepnes, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Professors Julian Zelizer P’19 ‘20 ‘22 and John Lawrence visited history classes last Thursday to discuss the book the Class of ‘74 written by Lawrence. Zelizer is the Professor of History and Public Affairs at Princeton University and a CNN Political Analyst. In 2010, Lawrence was elected t...

Girls Varsity Volleyball looks to finish strong against Dalton

Girls Varsity Volleyball looks to finish strong against Dalton

Jack Crovitz, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under Lions' Den, Showcase

Today, the Girls Varsity Volleyball team hopes to defeat Dalton in their final game of the year in Prettyman Gymnasium. The team lost a game against Trinity on Wednesday, bringing their record  this  season to 4-10. The Lions’ main strength has been “working really well together,” an essentia...

New cafe opening soon

New cafe opening soon

Talia Winiarsky, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The much anticipated opening of the new cafe on the first floor of Lutnick Hall, one of the last installments of HM in Motion, is set to be in mid-November. The cafe will open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. every weekday. Unlike the cafeteria, the cafe will remain open during the break between B and C perio...

The apple doesn’t fall far from the teacher’s desk: teacher-student families

The apple doesn’t fall far from the teacher’s desk:  teacher-student families

Isabella Zhang, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

While most students think of school as a time away from home, students whose parents work at the school share a different experience. “Although there might be a whole taboo about my mom teaching at school, I find the situation bettering my relationship with her,” said Sadie Hill (10), youngest daug...

Ready, Set, Squash!

Ready, Set, Squash!

Talia Winiarsky, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Lions' Den, Showcase

Last Monday, the Boys and Girls Varsity Squash teams had an organizational meeting to prepare for the upcoming squash season. Coach Ronnie Beller will be holding tryouts starting on November 7th. Beller hopes to have the teams finalized by November 14th. He doesn’t have a set number of players he...

Assembly explores service-learning opportunities

Assembly explores service-learning opportunities

Natalie Sweet, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Middle Division, Showcase

This past Thursday, several Upper and Middle Division (MD) students sat down with staff from different New York community service organizations for a Q and A session. The discussion occurred during a service learning assembly led by MD history teacher and service learning coordinator Caitlin Hickerson....

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