The Class of 2014 graduated on Ted Slavin Field Friday in President Rick Commons’ first commencement ceremony. Speakers included salutatorian Joey Lieberman ’14 and valedictorian Zoe Bohn ’14. Molly Cinnamon ’14 was awarded the Veritas Award and Tom Thorne ’14 the Bishop’s Medal.
Mid-year assessments will replace midterms next year and will be held in December the week before winter break. There will be two 90-minute exams each day.
The girls’ track and field team won the Division III title at CIF Championships. Eight athletes from the track and field program qualified for CIF Masters May 30.
Five seniors defeated five science teachers in a 12 minute-long Science Bowl match during STEMfest May 21.
Scene Monkey, actor and lacrosse player Joey Lieberman ’14 will deliver this year’s salutatory address, typically a funny and light-hearted speech, at graduation June 6.
Instead of traveling to New York this fall to start at Cornell University, Eojin Choi ’14 will travel to Nepal to start her gap year.
By Jessica Lee
Conor Belfield ’14, who is a recipient of the Brownstein Fellowship, plans to travel to South America through the gap year program Thinking Beyond Borders.
By Sam Sachs
The baseball team’s road back to Dodger Stadium reached its end May 27 with a 3-1 loss to Edison in the second round of CIF playoffs.
Mila Barzdukas ’15, Desmond Butler ’15, Alex Copeland ’15, Matthew Glick ’15, and Ryan Shelly…
Pitcher Jack Flaherty ’14 was selected by the St. Louis Cardinals as the 34th overall pick and the last pick of the first round of the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft June 5. Flaherty signed with the Cardinals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis June 17 after being offered a $2 million signing bonus.
It’s been a while since the first letter, but we hope you’re still willing to be pen pals. Your duties are hefty, we know, but we’ve seen you often on the quad ready to stop and chat. So if you have a minute to spare, we’ve got a little something to draw you even closer to the student experience: a progress report.
After wreaking havoc at many schools across the country, the popular app Yik Yak recently made its way here.
Ever since I started high school, my biggest fear has not been the SAT or not getting enough sleep; it’s fortune cookies.
The “judgment” and measurement that we face as students isn’t conducive to success at an actual job.
The switch from private to public institutions means adjusting to larger lecture sizes, increased diversity and a bigger student body.
Seniors displayed their favorite pieces of art they created for other students, parents and faculty at the Senior Art Show, which was scheduled to be held May 27 in the Feldman-Horn Gallery from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.