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Headmaster Curtis Unveils Student Center Plans

Headmaster Curtis Unveils Student Center Plans

March 26, 2016 at 7:13 pm 0 comments

Get ready, students! Ping-pong tables, foosball, large HD flat-screens, and a new Tuck Shop with an even larger collection of smoothies, burgers, and fries are coming your way. At last week’s school meeting, Headmaster Dr. Curtis unveiled the layout plans for the new Student Activities Center (SAC), to be calledRead More

Campus Doctor Begins Tenure

Campus Doctor Begins Tenure

March 26, 2016 at 7:11 pm 0 comments

With a wave of sickness circulating campus, it may not be long until you make a visit to the Health Center; when you’re there, you might meet Dr. Christopher Diamond, the new Director of the Health Center. Dr. Diamond, who was welcomed to the school at the September 16 all-schoolRead More

Blind Artist Sees Paint

Blind Artist Sees Paint

March 26, 2016 at 7:07 pm 0 comments

People often dismiss with incredulity the famous story of music composer Ludwig van Beethoven, who lost his hearing yet continued listening to his own productions by feeling the vibrations of the instruments. It can be hard to believe that anyone could transcend the senses like this, but parallel stories suggestRead More

Acapella Holds Joint Auditions

Acapella Holds Joint Auditions

March 26, 2016 at 7:06 pm 0 comments

Acapella. Choate acapella. It’s always been a thrill for those of us cheering offstage as the Whimawehs, Liliths, Maiyeros, Bella Cantos, or Kaprophones dazzle the crowd with their charisma and lyrical energy. The week of September 3 marked annual acapella auditions, when students from every form sing their hearts out,Read More

Instagram Movement Inspires

March 26, 2016 at 7:04 pm 1 comment

Instagram, an app that a large portion of the Choate student body uses, usually consists of feeds with selfies, snapshots of delicious desserts, and artistic photographs of the beach. Though Instagram was created for amateur photographers to upload their photographs and share them with a community, recently, a group ofRead More

Annett Ho ’18: New and Note-worthy

Annett Ho ’18: New and Note-worthy

March 26, 2016 at 7:04 pm 0 comments

Only three weeks into the school year, Annett Ho ’18 has already left her musical mark on the Choate Arts program. Ho, a new sophomore from Taipei, Taiwan, is a violinist with talent far beyond the normal high school student, an ability that is evident in her playing for theRead More

Andover Day: A Budding Rivalry

March 26, 2016 at 7:02 pm 1 comment

It’s 5:00 p.m. on a Tuesday, and I am shocked to find Josie Lee ’16 crying in the back corner of the girls’ locker room.. She is too distraught to tell me what’s wrong, but I already know what this is about: senior soccer. No other sport on campus pushesRead More

On the Field with Gabby Dyrek ’16

On the Field with Gabby Dyrek ’16

March 26, 2016 at 7:01 pm 0 comments

Even though she’s been on campus for less than a month, Gabby Dyrek ’16, a post-graduate soccer player from Santa Monica, California, has already enhanced the Choate community. She is known as a hardworking and determined person, and this talent is perhaps best showcased on the soccer field. As captain,Read More

Boys’ Crew Making Waves As Key Race Looms

March 26, 2016 at 6:59 pm 0 comments

Boys’ Crew demonstrated its grit while representing Choate at the first two regattas of the year: The Head of the Riverfront and the Head of the Housatonic. The team hopes to take this passion to the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston this coming weekend. These boys don’t receiveRead More