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New Japanese teacher shares Japanese-pancake flipping dilemmas and more

November 18, 2016


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By Giping HuangOriginally published on April 18, 2016Japanese teacher David Averbach teaches at Lowell for the first time this semester. Photo by Kenny DzibNew teacher David Averbach talks to reporter Giping Huang about teaching Japanese at Lowell.What are some of your hobbies/interests?I watch all kinds of movies...

Alum reflects on San Francisco’s bubble and her own white privilege

November 17, 2016


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Letter to the EditorOriginally published on March 1, 2016An open letter to the white students of Lowell High School:This public education is tailored for the white student.When I graduated Lowell, I felt as if I was a mature, informed, and radically liberal adult, prepared to consciously engage in ...

Senior portraits come at a hefty price

November 10, 2016


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PBS news comes to Lowell to investigate diversity at elite public high schools

November 9, 2016


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By Amber LyOriginally published on May 4, 2016PBS Newshour reporter Spencer Michels interviews SBC President senior Kristen Leung for a story on diversity at selective public high schools on May 4. Photo by Amber LyPBS NewsHour came to the school today to investigate a story on diversity problems...

Why the administration is cutting English honors classes for freshmen

November 9, 2016


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By Jennifer ZhangOriginally published on January 7, 2016The administration will no longer offer ninth grade English Honors classes starting this spring semester in an effort to increase equity and access to junior and senior AP English classes.Assistant principal of curriculum Dacotah Swett said th...

Halloween: Let’s get SPOOKY ’16

November 4, 2016


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Photo by Leonard Caoili.The annual Halloween rally held on Oct. 31 in the courtyard featured different contests, including the toilet paper mummy wrap, the individual costume contest, the group costume contest and the teacher costume contest. This year’s individual costume contest winner was junior Benjami...

Lowell ’14 alum takes bronze at rowing world championships

Emily Sobelman, News Editor

November 4, 2016


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Class of 2014 alum Jovanni Stefani after winning the bronze medal at the World Rowing Under 23 Championships in Aug. 2016. Photo by Ciara KosaiLowell class of 2014 alumnus Jovanni Stefani took home the bronze medal for the US National Team in the Men’s Pair Final of the World Rowing Under 23 Champi...

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October 27, 2016


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Fall Rally 2016

October 26, 2016


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Photo by Ciara Kosai.Sophomore dance committee performs futuristic themed dance. Photo by Leonard CaoiliDance Company performs rally dance. GIF by Ciara KosaiJunior dance committee performs in 1920's themed costumes. Photo by Leonard CaoiliSenior Andy Huang hypes up the crowd. Photo by Leonard C...

Jazz Pops 2016

October 26, 2016


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Originally published on January 29, 2016The annual Jazz Pops concert kicks off with performances by the Orchestra. Photo by Tobi KawanamiThe Lowell Jazz Band and Orchestra took the stage for their annual Jazz Pops performance on Jan. 15 in the Carol Channing Auditorium. Led by band teacher Mitchell W...

Guys and Dolls: A sneak peek of the spring musical

October 26, 2016


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Originally published on March 11, 2016Senior Alyssa Poon performing “A Bushel and a Peck” as Adelaide with the Hot Box Dancers. Photo by Chris HackettLowell Drama Department director Teresa Bookwalter and musical director Jason Chan are bringing the Broadway musical, Guys and Dolls, to the Carol Channing Theater f...

Breakdance, ballads, and boxer-clad seniors at the spring talent show

October 26, 2016


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Originally published on April 10, 2016Senior Danny Ambrocio performs in the 2016 Senior Men act. Photo by Ciara KosaiOnce again, students proved that academics aren’t their only strong suit at this year’s talent show, Lowell’s Got Talent, on March 25.A group of seniors performs in the 2016 ...

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