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Greengineering majors reuse water bottles as planters

The Newtonite February 3, 2017

by Sophia Zhou What started out as merely an idea for a team of Major 1 Greengineering students has grown, quite literally, into a project aimed to raise awareness of the harmful effects of plastic on...

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...

Physical education health and wellness teacher Mike Bower helps freshman Olanne Healy during class.

Semester I Special: Graduates pursue passions

The Newtonite January 18, 2013

by Julia Moss Participation in extracurricular activities at this school have inspired many alumni to pursue high school interests in their studies and careers. Mike Bower Physical education health and...

Greengineering adds new class for freshmen

The Newtonite September 28, 2012

by Julia Oran Senior Aneesh Anand became involved in Greengineering because he said that he liked that the program’s “approach is very different from most classes.” It consisted of “exploring and...

Greenginneers sell bike-powered smoothies

The Newtonite January 4, 2012

by Hilary Brumberg This morning was the second morning the Greengineers sold bike-powered smoothies to raise awareness about nutrition and to raise money for a charity that they selected. The strawberry...

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