Articles by: Sabrina Xie

Finding Refuge in National Parks

January 20, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

My parents have always been highly conscious of the rapid pace at which the world changes. In 2000, my father read a news article about the extinction of the Pyrenean ibex, a subspecies of the Iberian wild goat, once found throughout the Andorran Pyrenees. At that time, my brother hadRead More

Dr. Travis Feldman, left, teaches children the art of inventing, designing, and tinkering during Maker Faire last weekend.

Maker Faire Encourages Student Innovation

October 7, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

For some people, 7:00 a.m. on a weekend is too early to be sitting in a Chevy Suburban driving from suburban Connecticut into New York City. For the nine excited students who traveled last weekend to Maker Faire — “the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth” — it wasn’t earlyRead More

Wallingford and White Supremacy: A History

October 7, 2016 at 6:00 am 3 comments

Recent sightings of a white-robed mannequin in Wallingford have sparked a conversation on the town’s history of and relationship with white supremacy among students and town residents alike. Of all the New England states, Connecticut — despite its small size — has witnessed some of the most intensive and variedRead More

Captain Ben Wishnie-Edwards ’16 prepares to huck the disc downfield past two Hotchkiss defenders.

Again, Ultimate Falls to Hotckiss

April 22, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

The Varsity Ultimate Frisbee team took on both The Gunnery and Hotchkiss for the second time this season, last Saturday, April 16. After a quick game against The Gunnery School, resulting in a sweeping win of 11-1, Choate fell short to the Hotchkiss Bearcats with a score of 3-11. InRead More