Articles written by: Emma Beardsley


COVID-19 has affected animals as well as humans

We have talked a lot this year about how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted education, the economy, employment, and more. But what about our four-legged friends?  When the majority of the world was quarantining last year, the Animal Rescue League (ARL) of Boston’s Animal Care Staff was hard at work […]

Community / Opinion

Creating space for necessary discussions

The day after Derek Chauvin was pronounced guilty of murdering George Floyd, I attended one of the optional meetings offered during morning classes. I was saddened, though, to find only a handful of students there. I do not believe this is because there was no one beyond that space who […]


Craving cannoli? A shell-to-shell comparison

I think I can speak for all Bostonians when I say that you can’t go wrong with a North End cannoli. However, two pastry shops tend to outshine the rest: Mike’s Pastry and Modern Pastry.   Mike’s and Modern are located on opposite sides of the busy and bustling Hanover Street […]

The Nation and the World

The Biden-Harris political agenda prioritizes unity

The Biden-Harris administration has laid out an aggressive agenda for Joe Biden’s presidency. This agenda spans a wide range of issues, from American leadership abroad to zero carbon emissions, quite literally A to Z. However, President Biden has made it clear that his plan “to restore the soul and to […]


Ms. Leahy: A new, friendly face in College Counseling

Ms. Courtney Leahy, Dana Hall’s newest college counselor, brings to Dana Hall an extensive knowledge of the college process and a network of connections from her fifteen years of college admissions experience. Ms. Leahy’s favorite part of her job is working with young women, saying, “you all give me great […]

The Nation and the World

Mail-in voting: all you need to know

With the Democratic Party calling for its utilization and the Republican Party remaining strongly opposed, mail-in voting has become quite controversial. The controversy is not stopping Dana Hall, however. A survey sent out to eligible voters in the Dana Hall community shows that approximately 60% will be casting their vote […]