December 2016

ACT changes essay format

As of September, the ACT organization is scoring the ACT writing test on a range of 2-12 rather than 1-36, as the four other sections are scored. The series of adjustments to the format of the essay from 2015 have culminated in this year’s test version, but the test has not otherwise changed.

Talone lands new job

Mathematics Department Head Dr. Chris Talone will begin teaching a research and statistics class in January for graduate students at Loyola Marymount University (LMU), in addition to the classes he is currently teaching at Marlborough.

Farewell to reality

In October, visual arts instructor Joshua Deu acquired the HTC Vive Virtual Reality (VR) Machine now available in the Digital Media Lab with the intention of placing Marlborough at the forefront of augmented reality technology.

All-School Council aims to revise Student Constitution

All-School Council recently announced its plan to revise the Marlborough Student Constitution, a document describing the mission of Marlborough’s Student Government, which includes the All-School and Class Councils and the Student Academic Advisory Committee (SAAC).