Editorials

In Many, Proper Etiquette Lies Latent

October 20, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Here at Choate Rosemary Hall many students act as though they are the only contributing factor to a school that is managed day in and day out by devoted faculty and staff. We litter the floors of St. John Hall, we often hold side conversations every chance we get duringRead More

No Reward on Prize Day

No Reward on Prize Day

May 19, 2017 at 6:01 am 0 comments

First, to all those students who will win a prize this year: Congratulations! We applaud your hard work and accomplishments this school year, whether they be academic, athletic, or artistic. Your excellence is undoubtedly commendable, and your contributions to the community should not go unrecognized. That being said, we, theRead More

Editorial: 111th Editorial Board

March 31, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

“Community” is a word that we use frequently at Choate. Its synonyms — group, body, population, populace — cannot replace the ideas and emotions that we associate with the word, one that aims to unite more than 800 students and 400 faculty and staff members from different hometowns, cultures, andRead More

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

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

Editorial: Walking a Line

March 31, 2016 at 9:43 pm 1 comment

Now that we, the 110th Editorial Board of The Choate News, have completed our transition the helm of the paper, we would like to thank our predecessors for their support throughout the handover. Your instruction and guidance has allowed us to begin our tenure on a strong footing; in theRead More