Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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New year, same challenge: finding new recruits New year, same challenge: finding new recruits
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Features Spotlight Raising the barre: Dancers at THHS

Raising the barre: Dancers at THHS

Picture a young boy— age five, all clumsy fingers and crooked feet. This is the child that junior Yuriy Markovetskiy can recall himself being, before the moment he embarked upon what would become his life’s passion—dance. Yuriy is one of many Townsend Harris students who dance in programs outside of school.

Opinion Spotlight Academic snobbery is too often the norm here

Academic snobbery is too often the norm here

These superiority complexes aren’t founded on individual accomplishments, but rather admission to our top-tier secondary school. One may argue that being admitted to THHS is accomplishment enough, but is it really, when you only need high grades and test scores, along with a whole lot of luck?

A&E Spotlight Gentleman’s Guide is a smash

Gentleman’s Guide is a smash

Despite there being only eight members of the D’Ysquith family doomed to die in this play, there were actually nine deaths in the theater directly after my viewing of “Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder.” Yes, this Broadway show had me positively dying on the floor within the first five seconds of the opening act. Monty (Bryce Pinkham), grieving his recently deceased mother

Sports Spotlight No summer off season for student athletes

No summer off season for student athletes

For most students at Townsend Harris High School, summer is the perfect time to relax and hang out with friends. However, at Townsend Harris, many use their two months of vacation not only to serve their community and study for standardized tests, but also to get a head start for the upcoming athletic season.

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Girls soccer opener

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Get deserted on Sushi Island

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Only a Play celebrates the best of Broadway

Only a Play celebrates the best of Broadway

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NYFW Report: Fall trends

NYFW Report: Fall trends

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