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Where music and physics align

Where music and physics align

Minjae Lee, Opinions Editor

December 3, 2015

TASC is a time for some students to settle into practice rooms, hidden away from the obvious eye all around school. Passing the art department, musicians like April Wang ’16 can be heard playing the piano in a practice room. In fact, there are numerous students like Wang who have the musicality behin...

The Darkroom

The school’s darkroom, which in use is illuminated by a dim red light so that students can see what they are doing, but the film isn’t overexposed.

Sean Ericson, Copy Editor

September 29, 2015

“[Photography can] make a tiny fragment of time have meaning,” says Cameron Downey ’17. Photography is a form of art that we create all the time. It’s simple, right? A quick picture and an entire moment is encapsulated forever. The school offers a wide range of photography courses for all lev...

Culture of Advanced Classes

Weiss teaching one of her two AP Biology blocks this year

Deniz Ercan-Fang, Sci-Tech Editor

August 27, 2015

Course choices are plentiful at the school for all ages, but one of the joys of being an upperclassman is that options increase tremendously. This variety can create a certain culture within the school over the difficulty of each class. Blake offers numerous challenging courses, from AP Euro to AP Sta...

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