Articles by: 110th Editorial Board

A Bittersweet Goodbye, A Bright Future

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

As this paper is released across campus today, the power of the 110th masthead goes with it; now, looking back at the past year filled with failure, triumph, sleep deprivation, and coffee, we’ve become nostalgic and bittersweet. In the span of twelve months, we launched a new website, expanded advertising,Read More

Unsigned Letter to the Choate Community

November 18, 2016 at 5:59 am 0 comments

This unsigned letter appeared across campus on November 15, 2016, a week after Donald J. Trump won the U.S. presidential election. On November 16, at School Meeting, twenty students (who names have been appended below) identified themselves as the letter’s authors.   To the Choate community: This is not aboutRead More

Flashback Friday: Election Blues

October 28, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

As the 2016 presidential election draws to a close, some cannot help but wonder, are all elections this crazy? On October 29, 1976, The News ran a piece titled “Election Blues.” Here is a condensed version. On Tuesday, the American electorate will decide the direction to which our great nationRead More

Authenticity of the Dress Code: Questioning the Crop Top Ban

September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

On July 20, Mr. James Stanley, Dean of Students, sent an all-school email informing members of the community that the faculty had decided to alter the dress code for the 2016-2017 school year. The new dress code asks little more than for students to dress in a manner they deemRead More