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On April 24, assistant head of school Tucker Foehl announced that Hadley Keefe accepted the position of director of admissions and will replace Lonna Bloedau, who is retiring.

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Q&A: Second batch of top-10 sophomore projects to examine religious morality, merging philosophies

Q&A: Second batch of top-10 sophomore projects to examine religious morality, merging philosophies

Spencer Scott, Larkin Barnard-Bahn, Héloïse Schep, and Bri Davies

On Tuesday, April 18, the final five top-10 sophomore projects will be presented by sophomores Jacqueline Chao, Abby LaComb, Chardonnay Needler, Mohini Rye and Joe Zales.  JACQUELINE CHAO Jacqueline...

April 15, 2017

Q&A: First five top-10 sophomore projects draw from Arabic, Chinese, Indo-European languages

Q&A: First five top-10 sophomore projects draw from Arabic, Chinese, Indo-European languages

April 14, 2017

Sports Boosters open Fitness Rangers’ physical conditioning, training program

Sports Boosters open Fitness Rangers’ physical conditioning, training program

April 13, 2017

Painter’s friends fake his death in high-school drama written by Mark Twain (slideshow included)

Painter’s friends fake his death in high-school drama written by Mark Twain (slideshow included)

April 12, 2017

Educate. Inspire. Take Action.

Educate. Inspire. Take Action.

April 7, 2017

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FRESHMAN FOCUS: Elinor Hilton enjoys early movie releases, creatively driven student body at Savannah College of Art and Design

FRESHMAN FOCUS: Elinor Hilton enjoys early movie releases, creatively driven student body at Savannah College of Art and Design

David Situ, Reporter

Elinor Hilton, ‘16, attends the  Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Savannah, Georgia. She plans on majoring in fashion marketing and management, though she may switch to fashion design. Q: What classes are you taking? A: I am curr...

April 19, 2017

FRESHMAN FOCUS: Sydney Michel falls in love with sorority life, sports culture, support from Duck alumni at University of Oregon

FRESHMAN FOCUS: Sydney Michel falls in love with sorority life, sports culture, support from Duck alumni at University of Oregon

April 16, 2017

Campus ‘Indy’ reveals the shady world of a dedicated hat lover after a decade under the brim

Campus ‘Indy’ reveals the shady world of a dedicated hat lover after a decade under the brim

April 15, 2017

Q&A: Grant Lyon, ’02, headlines at Punch Line Sacramento while on comedy tour

Q&A: Grant Lyon, ’02, headlines at Punch Line Sacramento while on comedy tour

April 13, 2017

At SCDS not everyone with bad handwriting is a student!

At SCDS not everyone with bad handwriting is a student!

April 11, 2017

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Sports

CHLORINE CHRONICLES: Spring break doesn’t slow down the busy life of a swimmer

CHLORINE CHRONICLES: Spring break doesn’t slow down the busy life of a swimmer

Rebecca Waterson, Blogger

Freshman Rebecca Waterson lives at school and the pool. You will find her catching a nap in t...

April 16, 2017

Surprising combinations make T-Crepes unusual among traditional restaurants

Surprising combinations make T-Crepes unusual among traditional restaurants

Mehdi Lacombe, Reporter

A Japanese crepe and boba tea shop?  Now that was a food combination that piqued my interest as a self-proclaimed crepe expert - my onl...

April 13, 2017

MY ANGLE: Belts suspend male style

MY ANGLE: Belts suspend male style

Jackson Margolis, Reporter

It’s Monday morning. You look outside and see that spring has arrived. So you open the shorts drawer that has been in the back of your...

April 12, 2017

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Staff Profile

Jake Longoria
Jake Longoria

Reporter

Junior Jake Longoria is a fan of most music, but his favorite genre is rap. His favorite artists include 21 Savage, Rae Sremmurd and Lil Uzi Vert. Jake also enjoys playing video games. He has become one of the best players in the world at the Call of Duty franchise and knows he is better than anyone reading this right now. See contact at end if you want to 1v1 him. Contact at jlongoria18@scdsstudent.org

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