Personalities Do Not Limit Professional Possibilities Personalities Do Not Limit Professional Possibilities

Personalities Do Not Limit Professional Possibilities

I am fifteen. I do not know what I want to do yet. I love the arts and writing, so maybe I’ll pursue a career in that field. But does that mean that other career paths are closed to me because 16personalities.com told me that I should not be anything else?

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Mission Possible: Reducing the Stigma Against Working Women Mission Possible: Reducing the Stigma Against Working Women

Mission Possible: Reducing the Stigma Against Working Women

Now we have come a long way in the tumultuous struggle for the equality of the sexes. As women, we can vote, work outside the home, generally dress in the way we please, receive high-level education and contribute to public office. But as evident in the gender-based stigmas we have surrounding careers, we still have a long way to go in the deconstruction of our patriarchal culture and the creation of truly equal opportunity.

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Don’t Bring Me Down: Allow Me to Dream Big Don’t Bring Me Down: Allow Me to Dream Big

Don’t Bring Me Down: Allow Me to Dream Big

As someone who had decided upon a set career path at the young age of eight, I assumed everyone else knew exactly what they wanted to do, too. However, as I soon found out, I was gravely mistaken.

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Marlborough’s Melting Pot: A Work in Progress Marlborough’s Melting Pot: A Work in Progress

Marlborough’s Melting Pot: A Work in Progress

How did the integration of the School happen? Why is it that we as a community never talk about the School’s integration? What is the School currently doing to ensure that it is a fully integrated and truly diverse campus?

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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

On Point: Should People Have to Prove Their Ethnicity?

On Point: Should People Have to Prove Their Ethnicity?

Morgan ’15: Think carefully about what you’re going to mark down as your race or ethnicity on a test or a college application.
Pilar ’15: Because I don’t fit the image of a stereotypical Hispanic person, I’m often asked why I identify as Hispanic.

P.E. Program Would Benefit from Revisions

P.E. Program Would Benefit from Revisions

  All Marlborough girls must complete six Physical Education requirements by the time they graduate. Requirements can be fulfilled by taking Marlborough P.E. classes, by playing on a Marlborough team and participating in its accompanying J period, by completing a Special Studies class, or by receiving a P.E. exemption. We at the UltraViolet believe that […]

UltraViolet Changes Quote Check Policy

The UltraViolet staff and I, as the Public Editor, have made the decision to adjust our policy on quote checks starting with this issue.

Have We Taken Political Correctness Too Far?

Have We Taken Political Correctness Too Far?

Americans are given the freedom of speech, and their right to practice it is legally defended under our Constitution’s First Amendment. However, in reality, many rarely use this inalienable right.

The Triple Threat Tackles the Nation

The Triple Threat Tackles the Nation

Art has long been interdisciplinary, using the realms of theater, music, dance, poetry and visual art.

Ariella Says: Pocket Your Phone

Ariella Says: Pocket Your Phone

In the midst of a discussion regarding the phallocentric order (just your typical day in Honors English Seminar), I glance around the room to see several of my peers’ eyes darting at phones in their laps, their fingers grazing the screens.

Sasha Presents: Mythbusting Senioritis

Sasha Presents: Mythbusting Senioritis

Forget measles: the real plague sweeping the nation’s youth these days is senioritis. Seniors across the country are finally done with college apps and are now enjoying a much-anticipated increase in leisure time.

Don’t Stand In Your Parents’ Shadow; Forge Your Own Career Path

Don’t Stand In Your Parents’ Shadow; Forge Your Own Career Path

We have all heard and have probably asked the most common yet dreaded 11-word question. You know it. We all do. It is asked of all ages, by your grandma and even that guy you were totally crushing on, and when it hits, it seems like a binding contract: So, what do you want to be when you grow up?

Lost In Thought: Growing Old Doesn’t Mean Growing Bored

Lost In Thought: Growing Old Doesn’t Mean Growing Bored

Just a couple weeks ago, the Marlborough senior class was faced with a question I find immensely stressful: “What do you want to be when you grow up?” I, for one, had no idea what to say.