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School should support students, not punish in vaping epidemic

Sophie Fredberg November 9, 2019

Vaping seems to be everywhere these days. Everyone knows about this new craze, whether from stories in the news, warnings from teachers, or in the vape cloud-filled bathrooms at North. Massachusetts...

Body Confidence Club works to improve current sophomore height, weight screenings

Body Confidence Club works to improve current sophomore height, weight screenings

Helen Xiao February 12, 2018

Body Confidence Club is working with the school nurse and state health department to change the height and weight screening for sophomores into a less stressful and uncomfortable process. Each year, the...

Column: To bacco or not to bacco? The fight against tobacco.

The Newtonite October 26, 2013

by Jared Perlo As much as we may like to pretend that we live in an isolated, idyllic bubble here at Newton North, teenagers here face the same challenges as adolescents around the country. There is alcohol...

Club encourages healthy eating habits

The Newtonite November 5, 2012

by Malini Gandhi For the majority of student-run clubs, desserts are perhaps better recruiters than students. Beginning with candy-filled tables at Club Day, the motto remains consistent: come to our club...

Nurses recount 'just plain weird' experiences

The Newtonite April 27, 2012

[media-credit name="Nina Kaplan" align="alignnone" width="252"][/media-credit]Nurse Kathleen Walsh asks junior Danielle Handler how she is feeling in the nurse's office after school today. by Julia Moss Why...

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