Wagner Leaves School After 25 Years As Head Wagner Leaves School After 25 Years As Head

Wagner Leaves School After 25 Years As Head

After 25 years as Head of School, Barbara Wagner will leave Marlborough having led the School through significant transformations.

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Competition for Cool Competition for Cool

Competition for Cool

Throughout my four years at Marlborough, I’ve pretended that I don’t notice the competition for grades, that I’ve never competed with another student for a teacher’s attention, that I’ve never pushed past people in Café M to get my lunch first, but there’s one kind of competition that I’ve never been able to ignore.

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Outbreaks Stir Pointed Vaccination Debate Outbreaks Stir Pointed Vaccination Debate

Outbreaks Stir Pointed Vaccination Debate

How do vaccinations affect public health? What led to the rise of opposition against vaccines? What are the arguments for and against states and doctors mandating vaccines?

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My Trip to the United Nations My Trip to the United Nations

My Trip to the United Nations

On Friday, Mar. 6, Annie ’16 and I, the co-presidents of Girls Go Global, Marlborough’s girls’ rights and human rights club on campus, left for New York with history and social sciences instructor Catherine Atwell to serve as student delegates at the 59th Annual Conference on the Status of Women (CSW) at the United Nations.

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Make Mine Marlborough

Spirit Week Recap

Spirit Week Recap

This year’s Spirit Week will go down in Marlborough history as one of the most creative, pep-filled and motivational weeks that the school has seen in its 126 years of existence.

Feb 25, 2015 9:22

Free Period 101

L.A.’s Best Beaches

On Groundhog Day, which took place on Feb. 2, Phil the groundhog did not see his shadow, which means that there will supposedly be six more weeks of winter. This prediction appears to be coming true for many people on the East Coast, where the polar vortex has left many cold and snowed in. However, […]

Mar 16, 2015 21:39

The Dish

Jenna’s “Secret Buys”

We all know that going to the supermarket is one of the most boring, dreaded tasks. However, recently I have found that there are so many more fun things to buy than expected. Don’t worry, there is hope!

Dec 9, 2014 16:54

The M

Anytime TV Takes All of Students’ Time

Anytime TV Takes All of Students’ Time

In 2007, when Peter Chernin of News Corp. and Jeff Zucker at NBC created Hulu, a site that allows you to watch television shows that are airing on TV currently without a fee, the website seemed like a terrific idea to viewers.

Jun 18, 2013 10:34

Recent Articles

Entertainment and Journalism Should be Separate

The chances are good that you absorb most of your knowledge of current events from different sources than your grandparents, parents, and even older siblings do.

Empty Apologies Create Shaky Bases for Relationships

Empty Apologies Create Shaky Bases for Relationships

Saying “I’m sorry” always seems like the hardest thing to do, whether what you are apologizing for was your fault or not.

Dispose of Your Disclaimers: Be Confident in Class

Dispose of Your Disclaimers: Be Confident in Class

Think back to the last time you said, “I’m sorry” to someone.

Sorry, Not Sorry: Politicians Issue Insincere Apologies

Sorry, Not Sorry: Politicians Issue Insincere Apologies

In today’s world, with the power of advanced technology and social media, when a politician or public figure makes a mistake, it spreads quickly.

Take Charge: You’ve Earned the Right to Equal Pay

Take Charge: You’ve Earned the Right to Equal Pay

“I’m sorry to bring this up again, but I have another question about my pay.”

Hey, Type A! Don’t Let Stress Get the Best of You!

Hey, Type A! Don’t Let Stress Get the Best of  You!

In an encyclopedia, the definition for a Type A personality would likely be accompanied by a picture of me. I am your typical Type A persona: rigidly organized, stressed and often irritated.

Craving Attention in the Classroom and Beyond

Craving Attention in the Classroom and Beyond

I remember trying to learn Spanish vocabulary and grammatical rules in 6th grade.

Winning isn’t Everything…Or the Only Thing

Winning isn’t Everything…Or the Only Thing

I’m not a competitive person, but what does that really mean?

Cynthia Hunter Lang Becomes Youngest Marlborough Woman of the Year

Cynthia Hunter Lang Becomes Youngest Marlborough Woman of the Year

When Cynthia Hunter Lang graduated from Marlborough in 1979, she never expected that she would be returning years later as the Woman of the Year. Hunter Lang, the award’s youngest recipient, has been successful in several fields, such as fundraising, sustainable hotel management, and social entrepreneurship.