French teacher Helena Pasquarella lead a Leap for the month of February celebrating Black History Month. The group worked together to discuss issues that people of color have faced in America, and hung up posters in the hallways with questions and art.
Senior Megan Manion writes her opinion on an extreme diet and lifestyle: alternate day fasting. Along with three other students, every other day, she only drinks water for 36 hours. Though some are skeptical of ADF, an array of health benefits have been associated with this trend.
When it came time for Thacher School junior Grace Huber to fulfill a longtime dream and get involved in competitive high school robotics, she looked over the hill and about three miles southeast, where the OVS robotics team was willing to share how it had established a winning tradition.
This year, students have the opportunity to be part of a new speaking competition called Spud Talks, a public speaking platform that will give the student body the ability to share their individual ideas and individual identities. Participants are able to choose their own topics, which will all come under the larger theme of “Retrospect.”