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Arts hallway is empty due to remote school year. (photo by Ian Dickerman)

Fine arts work to replicate hands-on learning online

Arjun Shatkin September 18, 2020

The Fine Arts Department is finding new and unique ways to teach in anticipation of the distance learning that will take place this fall. According to art teacher Shannon Slattery, because the department...

This graphic describes the new online scheduling process. Credit to history teacher Emily Lewis

Course registration moves online

Emily Moss February 10, 2014
Course registration will take place online this March . . .

An Online World: Illegally downloading harms media industry

The Newtonite November 2, 2012
by Leah Budson In 2009, 95 percent of music downloads were illegal, according to the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry, a statistic that seems believable considering that nearly all of my peers have illegally downloaded music.

An Online World: Recognize quality over popularity

The Newtonite October 19, 2012
by Leah Budson Although teenagers are more likely to read Twilight in their free time than Pride and Prejudice, despite the fact that most consider Jane Austen to be a superior writer to Stephenie Meyer.

An Online World: Social media sites hide our true selves

The Newtonite October 5, 2012
by Leah Budson An Online World is a blog updated twice a month exploring the Internet’s effects on society and on our lives.

Quiz: Newtonite Trivia Mid-September

The Newtonite September 14, 2012
by Julia Moss How well have you been reading Test your knowledge with a quiz.

Cartoon: Saved by the computer

The Newtonite April 3, 2012
by Julia Moss This semester, for the first time, students and parents will be able to access grades online.

This newspaper launches redesigned website

The Newtonite September 26, 2011
by Hilary Brumberg and Perrin Stein This newspaper launched the redesign of its website,, today. In addition to coming out monthly in print, this newspaper will post new content online daily. The original website was created in 2007 as an easy way to access archives. After learning about other newspapers’ websites at the Columbia Scholastic Press Association’s spring conference, this newspaper’s staff decided to design a new website, so they could post timely articles and post photo galleries.
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