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Women in STEM day encourages female students to pursue their passions

Women in STEM day encourages female students to pursue their passions

Angela Nie May 7, 2022

Female professionals—including several North alumni—from the health and physical sciences field discussed their experiences while pursuing a career in STEM during Women in STEM day, Friday, March 25. According...

Students attend Families for Depression Awareness event

Students attend Families for Depression Awareness event

Angela Nie May 7, 2022

Students learned about the signs and symptoms of depression and listened to a personal story about mental health during the Families for Depression Awareness and Young Adult Life Narratives event, Friday,...

Students unaware of mental health resources despite administrative attempts

Students unaware of mental health resources despite administrative attempts

Angela Nie March 23, 2022

Over the past two years, Newton North has worked to support students through unprecedented times. But despite students struggling to find them, North offers a variety of resources to aid students struggling...

Artwork by students of color was displayed outside the Little Theatre for the audience to see. (Photo by Emma Brignall)

Lost and Found highlights BIPOC perspectives through stories

Angela Nie February 2, 2022

Lost and Found provided students of color an opportunity to share their personal, insightful stories about race and identity. Directed by seniors Olivia Helfrich-Tapia, Ben Tang, and junior Abby Puduseril,...

Climate Collectives Pop Up Clothing Swap attracts students interest Jan. 18, 2021. (Photo by Angela Nie)

North supports sustainable fashion in clothing swap

Angela Nie January 25, 2022

From jean jackets to avocado print clothing, piles of neatly folded garments and informational posters encouraged North students to support sustainable fashion.  The Climate Collective organized a...

Girls Basketball Falls to Needham in Double Overtime

Girls’ Basketball Falls to Needham in Double Overtime

January 2, 2022

Girls’ basketball fell to Needham 65-57 in a hard-fought game that ended in double overtime, Tuesday, Dec. 12, at home. “We just have to play a little bit harder,” said Maura Hamel, the head coach....

North celebrates Hispanic and Latinx identity, experiences

North celebrates Hispanic and Latinx identity, experiences

Angela Nie November 22, 2021

In honor of Hispanic Heritage month, the Hispanos y Latinos Unidos club (HLU) organized a culture day dedicated to learning about Hispanic and Latinx identity and experiences in the auditorium, Tuesday,...

North celebrates Hispanic heritage

North celebrates Hispanic heritage

Angela Nie November 3, 2021

The Hispanos y Latinos Unidos club (HLU) invited students and teachers to join in celebrating Hispanic voices and culture during d-block in the Little Theatre, Friday, Oct. 15. The student-led celebration...

Girls' soccer falls just short after controversial call

Girls' soccer falls just short after controversial call

Angela Nie October 26, 2021

Girls’ soccer fell to Framingham 2-0 under the lights at home Thursday, Oct. 21, despite a strong defensive performance.  “We play to win and we weren’t able to do that today,” said senior...

Athletes, coaches discuss early morning practices

Athletes, coaches discuss early morning practices

Angela Nie October 15, 2021

Due to this year’s later end time, several athletic teams have moved practices to the morning before classes start. In past years, every team could practice after school because classes ended earlier....

North celebrates students' artistic talent

North celebrates students' artistic talent

Angela Nie June 24, 2021

Ranging from stunning portrait photography to intricate clay mugs, students displayed a diverse set of artistic talents in this year’s virtual Celebration of Visual Art.  In previous years, the event...

Cabaret Troupe invokes powerful message of change through song, dance

Cabaret Troupe invokes powerful message of change through song, dance

Angela Nie April 13, 2021

Actors performed a wide selection of songs about change in this year's Cabaret Troupe performance, “It Starts With Us,” despite the difficulties brought on by COVID. Directed by senior Emma Bradshaw...

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