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Canva: How a Poster-Making Website Saved My Career

I have been working in the library as a library page for almost half a year; library pages are Dana Hall students who work at the library and help the librarians with tasks and work. Yes, we are the students who sit at the round table, look at the computer […]

Community / Featured

Mrs. Siemon’s Travels Through History

Mrs. Siemon is many things- a social studies teacher, a history enthusiast, and a world traveler. Kayla Terzioglu, a student who went on the trip to Greece with Mrs. Siemon, commented on some of the places they visited.” The trip was very fun and exhausting. We went to four different […]

Community / Featured

He’s Worked Here For Almost 50 Years: Meet Doug Corrigan

Chances are, you’ve seen an enthusiastic black lab being walked around Dana, her nose constantly sniffing anything and everything; she tugs at her leash, making the man walking her smile. This dog is Stella, and her owner is Doug Corrigan. Well, technically, Doug’s daughter Kelsey owns Stella, but he’s willing […]

Community

Thirteen Questions Episode 1

Hallmanac reporters Sarah Syed and Bink Vijitkasemkij get to know 13 things about Mandarin teacher Jasmine Xiang in this new feature. .https://youtu.be/lnxmmAnzU4s

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Life in the Library

Welcome, dear friends, to the Dana Hall School library (which is actually totally a pseudonym the librarians use to trick us!). It is I, the ghost of Helen Temple Cooke herself! Now, I don’t have much time before they find out I’m writing to tell you the truth about our […]

Community / Lifestyle

Life in the Library

The Library Has That? Before you ask this question, just know that yes, the library does have that. Before I started working in the library, I only came to this treasure chest to print papers. I had no idea that it would become my favorite study space on campus and […]

Featured / Lifestyle

A Hidden Gem on Newbury Street

An array of restaurants line Boston’s Newbury Street, yet very few are worth the expense and the trip. Greco is one of Newbury Street’s hidden gems, located near the corner of Fairfield. When Greco first opened in early 2017, the new eatery sparked my interest as a local Bostonian. Since […]

Featured / Lifestyle

Starbucks’ New Cinnamon Shortbread Latte Falls VERY Short

Before we begin, let’s get one thing straight: I am doing this for me and not for you. That’s right. This review is not for you or some other consumer’s benefit. This entire review is actually just an elaborate ploy so that I can drink wild amounts of Starbucks without […]

Arts / Lifestyle

Manifest: Where Emotional Family Drama Meets Supernatural Mystery

Flight 828 took off from Jamaica in 2013 with clear skies, but it never landed. Thought to have disappeared forever, the plane arrives five and a half years later in New York City in 2018. No one on board the plane has aged a day, and they didn’t even know […]

Arts / Lifestyle

A Whole New Dr. Who

DOCTOR WHO REVIEW By Sophia Lindstrom The TARDIS- Time And Relative Dimension In Space. It looks just like a police box, but… “It’s bigger on the inside!” -Martha Jones “Is it? I hadn’t noticed.”- The Tenth Doctor Interested in an inter-dimensional spaceship, paradoxes, and plot twists? Doctor Who just might […]