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Recipe: Windowpane Chocolates

By Alexandra Wenger ‘21 Are you in the mood for a recipe to take your mind off of the dozens of tests you have? Perhaps you’ve got a unit exam coming up and you need some mini chocolate snacks to stresseat the night before? Even if you’re feeling completely relaxed, […]

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Dose of History

By: Alexandra Wenger ‘21 Everyone knows the old verse, “Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November. All the rest have thirty-one, except February, the shortest one.” Perhaps you know the variant with the ending, “except February, which has twenty-eight, dear, but twenty-nine in a leap-year!” Either way, the message […]

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Dose of History: Carved Pumpkins

By Alexandra Wenger ‘21 Have you ever wondered why people carve faces into pumpkins? The tradition of carving faces into various vegetables and gourds is an old one, but this particular carving practice  originated in 19th century Ireland and other Gaelic speaking regions. During the festival of Samhain in Irish […]

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2019 Lamentation 1:1

Jacqueline Proshan ‘21 And on the second day  God created screens that radiated a glaring, hollow noise  And God saw that it was bad and regretted all that had been done  And it was evening, and it was morning, the 21st century. Primitive bodies and minds no longer exist Only […]

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Chocolate Cake Recipe

By: Alexandra Wenger, ‘21 Are feeling lazy? Perhaps combating a bit of residual fatigue from that last science test you took? Are you nevertheless craving chocolate and homemade baked goods? Look no further, because this recipe is perfect for such moods. This double chocolate cake contains a package of yellow […]

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Three Women

By Jacqueline Proshan ‘21  Who the world thinks are destined for three separate paths,  But make the same angled turns  Who think the world is moving,  Even when it stays in place One wanders, one gazes and the other guards  All lost like stemless flowers being carried swiftly on the […]