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Sahej Claire
Junior Sahej Claire prides herself on being (almost) unhealthily obsessed with books and reading even when she doesn’t have time. She enjoys rowing for Capital Crew’s Varsity Women as well as running the Design Thinking Club and Project Code. Sahej neglects her health when it comes to mac and cheese, and she is continually adding to her list of trip destinations, which currently numbers 62 cities. Contact at sclaire18@scdsstudent.org

Sahej Claire, Online Copy Editor

Mar 19, 2017
Sophomore projects limited to languages, religions; students required to compose research paper (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
Thirteen apply for new scholarships as school aims to recruit students from varied backgrounds (Story)
Feb 26, 2017
Annual Fund reaches participation goal due to grade reps, Cavalier Cup challenge (Story)
Dec 29, 2016
SHOP TILL YOU DROP: Fancy live frogs or alligator feet? Try Koreana Plaza International Market! (Story)
Oct 08, 2016
Program connects students seeking internships with parents’ companies (Story)
Oct 01, 2016
‘Empire of Storms’: a fantasy novel full of thrilling cliffhangers, plot twists (Story)
Sep 01, 2016
Rocket scientists to present during lunch on designing, testing commercial launches for SpaceX (Story)
Aug 24, 2016
Caramel with Sea Salt, Strawberry Ginger, Chocolate Obsession: Devine Gelateria features more than 18 kinds of deliciousness to satisfy your gelato and panini needs (Story/Photo)
Jul 16, 2016
Q&A: Seasoned traveler and outdoorsy chef Carolyn Woolf begins her role as director of advancement (Story)
Jul 02, 2016
Q&A: Junior gets star treatment at Olympic Trials for swimming with therapy dogs, autographs, free smoothies (Story)
Jun 19, 2016
Q&A: Owner Garrett Van Vleck says business is booming at award-winning Shady Lady Saloon (Story)
Jun 01, 2016
Students from Gasiza Secondary in Rwanda practice English by corresponding with SCDS seniors (Story)
May 27, 2016
Baseball team celebrates end of season with swim party; pitcher, freshman win MVP of league (Story)
May 10, 2016
Women still discriminated against in engineering; alumna faces lower pay, unconscious bias, harassment in workforce (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Couldn’t find the perfect date for Valentine’s? Reviewers discover the best restaurants to bury your broken heart in grease (Story)
Feb 19, 2016
FRESHMAN FOCUS: For Erin Reddy, no more history, no more English; ‘amazing’ geeky, nerdy culture a plus at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Story)
Jan 29, 2016
FRESHMAN FOCUS: Claire Pinson swims against other Ivy League teams at Harvard (Story)
Jan 17, 2016
FINAL TIPS FOR FRESHMEN: Four sophomores share history studying secrets (Story)
Dec 10, 2015
Seasonal Affective Disorder causes loneliness, depression; students lack motivation during darker seasons (Story)
Nov 08, 2015
The Devil Wears T-shirts: Ubiquitous logo wear stuffs closets, squanders resources (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
GET READY FOR SEASON 4: Lighthearted tone part of new take on ‘Arrow’ (Story)
Oct 01, 2015
Traffic less a problem than 20 years ago; still, new high-school dismissal time doesn’t always prevent a pick-up line jam (Story/Photo)
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