The Spectrum

Walking the halls without cancer

Phillips with Abbie Nelson '18, her hair fully grown.

Eva Berezovsky, Creative Director

April 28, 2017

With any cancer diagnosis comes a grasp on the scientific facets of the illness, but what’s not acknowledged by doctors is the abiding prominence of cancer beyond the hospital’s walls. Despite her two and a half cancer-free years, Pia Phillips ‘18 was reminded of her cancer experience as a f...

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Adeola Adesanya

Chapel Puckett, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 15, 2017

“Every time I enter a classroom I still look at the board and gain some things from what’s written.”

Building a Strong Language Foundation

Building a Strong Language Foundation

Matt Martinez Sutton, Opinions Editor

February 9, 2017

Communication, intelligence, cultural appreciation, and empathy. These are just a few things that set language classes apart from the rest of the student itinerary.     Although language classes can often feel like one more item on the checklist to impress colleges, learning and teaching a different l...

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