The School welcomes new librarian

Marlborough’s new librarian Margaret Lopez, who started her job in December, said she plans to get more students interested in extracurricular reading by bringing trending books directly to students around campus at lunch time.

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Change Climate Change Club supports ordinance

Marlborough’s Change Climate Change club (CCC) witnessed its first win in December. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti signed the Existing Building Energy and Water Efficiency ordinance (EBEWE) into law on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016.

Peggy Orenstein talks girls and sex

Peggy Orenstein, New York Times bestselling author of Girls and Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape, visited Marlborough on Tuesday, Jan. 17 to talk to upperclassmen and parents about the ways in which gender inequality impacts teenage girls’ attitudes towards sex.

Girls Go Global update: speaker series

Girls Go Global hosts a speaker series featuring Allison Rapson and Kassidy Brown, founders of the media company We Are the XX, and Julie Ann Crommett, Google’s Entertainment Industry Educator in Chief.

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.