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Tiger Question of the Week: What are some memorable April Fools' Day pranks you have seen or done?

The Newtonite April 1, 2017

by Nichol Weylman-Farwell and Sophia Zhou Tiger Question: What are some memorable April Fools' Day pranks you have seen or done? “My first year teaching, for one of my classes, all the students turned...

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Tiger Question of the Week: What are your plans for February vacation?

Nichol Weylman-Farwell February 18, 2017

Tiger Question: What are your plans for February vacation? “I am going to Iceland.” -freshman Sonya Gelfand “I’m planning on recovering from this cold and skiing at the Weston Ski Track.” -freshman...

Profile: Jessica Chen

The Newtonite November 30, 2016

Finding a niche at North can be a daunting task, considering the wide array of clubs, sports, and other activities that the school offers. However, finding such a place is rewarding, explained junior...

Tiger Questions: North community shares evolving views on presidential election

The Newtonite November 10, 2016

by Laura Schmidt-Hong and Hannah Liu [divider]November 2016: Moving Forward[/divider] How can the North community and the country move forward after the presidential election?   “I believe in this...

Q&A: Student government representatives share goals, plans

Q&A: Student government representatives share goals, plans

The Newtonite November 3, 2016

[divider]Sophomore Class[/divider] Sophomore class president Maya Mathews Q: What do you hope to change at North? A: As president, there isn’t much to change; the job is kind of to be the face of the...

Students give advice for school year

The Newtonite October 28, 2016

by Laura Schmidt-Hong 1. For Freshmen: “You have to stay strong and tough it out. Even if it’s terrible now, it’s going to be okay, and next year is going to get better.” — sophomore Arianna...

Student Spotlight: Colin Kadis and Gregory Brumberg

Student Spotlight: Colin Kadis and Gregory Brumberg

The Newtonite June 14, 2016

by Laura Schmidt-Hong   Juniors Colin Kadis and Gregory Brumberg participate in the Hanging Garden Club, which manages a greenwall in North’s greenhouse on the fourth floor. Both are passionate...

What are your goals now that the school year is almost over?

The Newtonite June 13, 2016

by Laura Schmidt-Hong   Tiger Question: What are your goals now that the school year is almost over?   “I want to get the highest grades this term and do well on my finals.” - Freshman Isabella...

Tiger Question: How do you feel about AP testing?

The Newtonite May 6, 2016

by Laura Schmidt-Hong Tiger Question: How do you feel about AP testing and standardized testing in general?   “I don’t think it’s a good measure of student’s intelligence. Everyone responds...

Tiger Question: How do you feel now that it’s Term Four?

The Newtonite May 1, 2016

by Laura Schmidt-Hong Tiger Question: How do you feel now that it’s Term Four? “I’m just excited for summer.” - Senior Alessandra Bianchi   “I’m a senior, so I’m not stressed at all....

Tiger Question: How important is it to protect our environment?

The Newtonite April 28, 2016

by Laura Schmidt-Hong   Tiger Question: How important is it to protect our environment?   “I think it’s really important, and people don’t take it seriously enough.” - Junior Molly Devine   “It...

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