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Cover art for The Goldfinch by Carel Fabritius.

"The Goldfinch" combats modern social media usage

The Newtonite December 4, 2018

By Clark Lakomski I first tried reading Donna Tartt's novel The Goldfinch when I was 15. I hated it. The writing was archaic and lengthy. The characters were quirky and distant. And the tone was far too...

Asian Culture Club hosts Asian Culture Day at this school

The Newtonite February 14, 2013

Panel discusses Asian American experiences by Ryan Condon A group of students in all grades from this school discussed their experiences growing up as Asian Americans in Newton, as part of Asian Culture...

Editorial: Sparknotes cuts at analytical skills

The Newtonite March 12, 2012

[media-credit name="Nina Kaplan" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]Junior William Lightfoot reads "Huckelberry Finn" for English class during his free in the Learning Commons. Imagine that all...

Senior Ilana Greenstein publishes book about process of dealing with father's death

The Newtonite January 30, 2012

[media-credit name="courtesy Ilana Greenstein" align="alignright" width="285"][/media-credit]Senior Ilana Greenstein signs a copy of her book, "Searching for Solace: Dealing with My Father's Suicide,"...

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