Articles by Emily Dukas

Band travels to Canada

Band travels to Canada

June 10, 2013 | in Arts

Band, Orchestra, and Jazz Band traveled to Canada on May 23-27 to compete in the Heritage Festival. Orchestra won a gold medal for string orchestra and the Adjudicator Award, Band received a silver medal,... Read More

Emily’s Army army hosts release show for new album “Lost at Seventeen”

Emily’s Army army hosts release show for new album “Lost at Seventeen”

June 9, 2013 | in Web

On June 8, Emily’s Army hosted a release show for their sophomore album “Lost at Seventeen” at the Uptown Nightclub. This was their last hometown show before they kick off their U.S./U.K. summer tour.... Read More

Melnik the sailor and his adventures on the sea

Melnik the sailor and his adventures on the sea

May 24, 2013 | in Campus

“When I was 19, and very into surfing, I was at the beach waiting for a wave to come.  This big yacht came by and they’re drinking martini’s and I’m thinking ‘why I am... Read More

The senior voice: Calm down about prom dresses

The senior voice: Calm down about prom dresses

April 8, 2013 | in Opinions

Created March 7 at 9:23 pm. That’s about 2 months, or 10 weeks, or 65 days, or 1,560 hours, or 93,600 minutes, or even 5,616,000 seconds until Senior Ball. That’s when the “PROM Dresses”... Read More

Sandra Brod’s 5 college choosing tips

March 25, 2013 | in Campus

1. Culture– What’s the location and size of the school? What are the nearby towns like? Is it in a city or more outdoorsy? 2. Atmosphere– Try and feel out the vibe and... Read More

Powder puff 2013: how to play positively and keep it classy

Powder puff 2013: how to play positively and keep it classy

March 20, 2013 | in Opinions

A senior girl tackles a junior girl into the dirt, pulling her hair and stomping on her face. She gets possession of the football and jumps up to run for the touchdown. She makes... Read More

Acting’s ‘Leading Ladies’ a knee slapper

March 17, 2013 | in Arts

As “Let’s Get It On” by Marvin Gaye suddenly starts playing, junior Grant Gadbois makes a dramatic entrance at the top of the stairs and begins seducing senior Dan Meade. To make matters more... Read More

Applicants should test local waters

Applicants should test local waters

February 25, 2013 | in Opinions

We’ve all heard about the magical cliché that some people walk onto a college campus and they “just know” it’s the place for them. According to the US Department of Education, the number of... Read More

Students sport thrifty clothing

Students sport thrifty clothing

January 7, 2013 | in Campus

As popular hip-hop artist Macklemore sang , “I’m gonna pop some tags/ Only got twenty dollars in my pocket/ I – I – I’m hunting, looking for a come-up.” Macklemore echoes a sentiment  that... Read More

Seniors should know college admission etiquette

Seniors should know college admission etiquette

December 12, 2012 | in Opinions

“Got into Tulane!”, “Accepted by Oregon!”, “Guess who’s 5 for 5?!” As Early Action acceptances have begun to trickle out, social media has begun to be filled with updates on who has been accepted... Read More