Archive for February 9th, 2018

Wagamama Restaurant Review: Truly Food “With Soul”
Community / Lifestyle

Wagamama Restaurant Review: Truly Food “With Soul”

A few months ago, I was introduced to the “world of ramen” by my friends in southern California. From food trucks to restaurants in downtown LA, unique ramen bowls were easy to get and always available. However, as my time in LA came to an end, I thought my ramen […]

Pitch Perfect 3: The Perfect Movie
Arts / Community

Pitch Perfect 3: The Perfect Movie

The Bellas of Barden University are back. As always, they begin their year with a rocky start which gets the movie going, and Pitch Perfect 3 is no different. Let me back up for a moment. Pitch Perfect is the perfect girls’ night movie about college freshman Beca Mitchell (Anna […]

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Community / Uncategorized

A Truly Valuable X Block: Dr. Fowlin

On Monday, January 8 in Waldo, Dr. Mykee Fowlin presented at Dana Hall as the X-Block speaker, discussing important topics of mental health, self-expression, and stories behind exterior impressions. His one-man show was framed by Langston Hughes’s poem “Still Here.” A key idea explored during Dr. Fowlin’s talk was “pain […]

Lifeguarding: More Than Just a Job
Academics / Community / Uncategorized

Lifeguarding: More Than Just a Job

It is not unusual to think of lifeguarding as an easy job; lots of people’s first jobs were lifeguarding. In the movies, lifeguarding is portrayed as being fun, relaxing, and even sexy. However, in reality, lifeguarding is a rigorous and demanding responsibility. Yes, responsibility. It is crucial to understand that […]

Anxiety in Schools: Dana Hall Works on Stress
Community / Featured / Uncategorized

Anxiety in Schools: Dana Hall Works on Stress

We, as a community, are simply stressed. Dana Hall is like a beacon for anxiety, with teachers and students alike dealing with high levels of stress and anxiety through the year. Typical Dana discourse, especially leading up to exams, consists of telling each other we’re stressed and how we how […]

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Athletics / Community

Dana Hall Varsity Ice Hockey, Or: What are You Doing at 5 A. M. ?

5 A.M. Mondays, Tuesdays, and (a later start on) Thursdays. My phone alarm starts ringing in my ear. 5 minutes, I think. I need to brush my teeth, put on my shoes and leave my house. I frantically run, grabbing everything I may need for my day, and get into […]