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Life at the Library

I had the craziest dream last night. So, first I represented my team (which didn’t really have a name…?) in the Olympics. Then, I wound up writing halloween jokes on windows and somehow I was walking around the Dana campus picking up small, rectangular, flat rocks. Next, I was decorating […]

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The World of Service and Emotional Support Animals

As Jane Kehoe ‘19 plays with her dog, Georgie, their love for each other is visible. Jane rescued Georgie after she found her in some bushes, and there was evidence of her being abused and abandoned. Today, Georgie is still mistrustful of strangers because of her past, but Jane has […]

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Dana Boarding: Life Hacks

Are you a Dana Hall boarder and reading this now? If so, CONGRATULATIONS! You have thus far managed to survive the sometimes treacherous boarding life of Dana Hall. At this point, you know the basics of how to board. There’s no need for me to tell you things like brush […]

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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 […]

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Five Nutritious Lunches Under $10 in Wellesley Center

Do you ever want to grab lunch but don’t know where to go to get a quick, healthy meal? Recently, I have tried five different restaurants in Wellesley Center — easily accessible from the Dana Hall campus. In this search, I have found fabulous food that can satisfy a wide […]

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Revels: The History of a Tradition

As we near winter vacation, with it comes a long held tradition at Dana Hall: Revels. Beginning in 1921, Crostance Grosvenor Alexander, an English teacher at Dana from 1909-1944, wrote the original script, titled Saint Francis Keeps Christmas at Greccio 1223. Although the original title is very different, much of […]

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Restaurant Review: Fuji at Ink Block

✮✮✮✮✮ │Japanese │$$$│Boston   Address: 352b Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118 Call:  (617) 936-3282 Dress Code: Casual Reservation recommended Average Price per person: $$ Ever wanted to try something new in Boston? Let’s take a trip together. Take a ten-minute walk from Chinatown, and you will encounter a modern structure […]

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iPhone X-travaganza

On September 22, 2017, Apple shocked the world when they revealed the new iPhone X at the Steve Jobs Theater. According to Apple,  “[their] vision has always been to create an iPhone that is entirely screen. One so immersive the device itself disappears into the experience.” The iPhone X comes […]

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The International Experience at Dana Hall

If you walk into a Johnston Dormitory on any given day, you might see a group of Korean international students circled around the common room table, eating homemade kimchi while watching a Korean drama. Or maybe you’ll hear some students from Mexico jamming out to their favorite tunes and being […]

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The Senior Sophomore Experience

This month, Senior- Sophomore, a Dana Hall tradition that has been taking place since the late 1930s, has been the center of recent school excitement. During this tradition, the seniors and sophomores bond through a series of events including candy-filled posters, decorated lockers, silly costumes, gift bags, colorful beanies and […]