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“How do I create meaningful work?”

“How do I create meaningful work?”

Eleanor Quarles, Editor in Chief

June 1, 2018


Filed under Features, May, Showcase

“Keep moving forward.” “Remain consciously skeptical.” “At least it’s good that I’m not satisfied.” “Fail. And here’s why…” These quotes are some of the many thoughtful phrases spoken by Senior Quest students while presenting their year-long projects to fellow students, staff...

The woman behind the heels

The woman behind the heels

Rowan Gingras, Co-Oped Editor

May 31, 2018


Filed under Features, May

Students were greeted with a surprising sight when they arrived at school on Friday, May 11. Annie Faucher, Hollis Brookline High School French teacher, was running out of the school building in three-inch heels, pushing an empty, blue shopping cart into the road. Although it was an odd scene, it only ad...

Your freedom to read

Your freedom to read

Hannah Riseman, Co-Oped Editor

May 30, 2018


Filed under Features, May, Showcase

Libraries across the globe are considered safe havens of knowledge and access points to all of humankind’s greatest, and worst, achievements. However, not all libraries can carry the same material. For example, the Brookline Public Library and the Hollis Brookline High School Library don’t necessar...

Is Latin dead?

Is Latin dead?

Kyle Bentall, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


Filed under Features, May, Showcase

Hollis Brookline High School has a history of hiring amazing teachers who are committed to the learning process and go above and beyond to help students. One new teacher who has had a great influence on many students at Hollis Brookline High School is Matthew MacFarlane. Matthew MacFarlane was hired as the Latin te...

Honoring the Eagle Scouts

Honoring the Eagle Scouts

Mitchell Dreyer, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018


Filed under Features, May, Showcase

Becoming an Eagle Scout is an achievement that will stay with you for the rest of your life. It takes years of commitment and hard work to attain this status. The three tiers of scouts are Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and--finally--Eagle Scouts. Only 4 to 5% of boys who enroll in scouts end up obtaining this...

HB’s turf field – construction and details

HB’s turf field – construction and details

Joe Caswell, Features Editor

May 8, 2018


Filed under Features, May, Showcase

The Hollis Brookline Cavaliers will soon be granted the privilege of enjoying a brand new turf field, but what does this mean for our school campus? Where will it go? When will construction begin? What teams will use it? These are the questions we’re all wondering. After a long and arduous process of passing ...

Performing arts beyond teaching

Performing arts beyond teaching

Kyle Simpson and Mark Labak

May 7, 2018


Filed under Features, May, Showcase

Science teacher Eric Perry is currently in his third year as a Hollis Brookline High School teacher, while social studies teacher Gregory O’Brien is in his first; nonetheless, both teachers have quickly grown to be student favorites and have a unique history in the field of performing arts. Before P...

Student reading at HBHS

Student reading at HBHS

Harry Bates and Kaleigh Whalen

May 6, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

Why are students not reading as much as they used to? With the new era of technology at students’ fingertips across the nation, teachers tend to think students are only reading via social media. New technology has been engraved into generation Z’s minds without even realizing it. With communicatio...

Camille Carson: Medicine to Biology

Camille Carson: Medicine to Biology

Leila Caplan, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Features, May, Showcase

Every year, Hollis Brookline High School welcomes new teachers to the staff, hoping to work with passionate faculty who have a desire to help students. Camille Carson is one of those teachers. This 2017-2018 school year, HBHS welcomed Carson, a biology and chemistry teacher, to the science department. ...

Veterinary Science class trip to FFA convention

Veterinary Science class trip to FFA convention

Lindsey Woods, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Features, May, Showcase

Hollis Brookline students taking the veterinary science class at Alvirne High School in Hudson, New Hampshire took a trip to the Omni Mt. Washington Resort Hotel located in Bretton Woods, NH for the Future Farmers of America convention from April 5 to April 7. The FFA convention was open to any student t...

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