Arts

The Congdon sabbatical program lets teachers grow, learn, explore
Academics / Arts

The Congdon sabbatical program lets teachers grow, learn, explore

If you had one year with no commitments, what would you do? Dana Hall allows teachers to answer that question through a sabbatical program. This program allows two classroom teachers a year to take either half of a year or a full year off from Dana Hall and spend the […]

DH2015-002 English Minature House Album
Arts / Community

Life in miniature comes to the Library

We have all walked through the doors to the library, whether it has been to study, do homework, or catch up on some pleasure reading. How many of us have noticed the big dollhouse in the “Recent Acquisitions” area, or stopped to take a look at all the details? Donated […]

Faculty artists enliven the art gallery
Arts

Faculty artists enliven the art gallery

The Dana Hall Art Gallery is currently hosting the biennial faculty exhibition, which started on October 16. This exhibition, featuring art from Dana Hall Visual Art Department teachers, gives the chance for all the art teachers to continue their studies and work as artists while showcasing their artworks to all […]

A music star says farewell to Dana Hall
Arts / Community

A music star says farewell to Dana Hall

“Leave me alone, Mr. Fraz! I’m not going to play with the Jug Band. Stop trying to remix my songs with Bob Dylan songs. Nobody knows who Bob Dylan is anymore!” Nora Panahi yelled out from the crowd in Waldo. In the middle of the faculty Jug Band morning meeting […]

Does Blake Lively live up to her Gossip Girl fame?
Arts

Does Blake Lively live up to her Gossip Girl fame?

As a Blake Lively fan, I was excited to see Age of Adaline. I thought that I would love the movie as much as I loved Blake Lively’s TV series, Gossip Girl. However, I was disappointed by the movie, because of Blake Lively’s performance, and in the movie overall. I […]

Author Lance Rubin comes to Dana Hall
Arts / Community

Author Lance Rubin comes to Dana Hall

On April 28, 2015, Dana Hall held a wake to commemorate the death of our dearly departed friend Denton Little. Dana Hall does not often hold funerals in the Library but did to welcome author Lance Rubin and his first novel, Denton Little’s Deathdate. The novel takes place in a fictional […]

Salut-Sophie: Dana Hall’s fashion blogger
Arts / Community

Salut-Sophie: Dana Hall’s fashion blogger

A Dana Hall sophomore, squash player, and fashion blogger: Sophie Langlois ’17 is a day student at Dana who fits time into her busy life to blog about her love for fashion. Sophie holds fashion near and dear to her heart, and her blog, Salut-Sophie, which began in the fall of […]

Furious, but also glorious
Arts

Furious, but also glorious

When you look up the movie Furious Seven on Google, one of the most searched phases is “Did the ending make you cry?” I will confess: yes, it did. Distributed by Universal Pictures, The Fast and the Furious is a series of action movies that centers on street racing. With […]

Interested in Insurgent?
Arts

Interested in Insurgent?

Whether you are a movie fan or just enjoy the snacks, you must see the thrilling movie Insurgent, the second of the Divergent trilogy. This movie is an escape from the real world as you’re taken into life in the fictional far future of Chicago. Insurgent brings to life characters from […]

The Imitation Game is the real thing
Arts

The Imitation Game is the real thing

The Imitation Game, a movie that is based on the autobiography of British mathematician, computer scientist, cryptanalyst, and logician Alan Turing, depicts his years working for the military to decipher the famous German cipher system, the Enigma, as well as his later life when he becomes a criminal because of his […]