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Teachers share their first kiss stories

Teachers share their first kiss stories

Zoe Lusk, Caboose Editor

May 13, 2019

Sometimes it’s easy to forget that teachers were once our age. They too had awkward kisses, embarrassing moments, and first parties. I’ve collected a few teachers’ first kiss stories: GREG MONFILS: “Actually, this is more of a story about me not taking the opportunity to have my first kiss. ...

History teacher Clarke Weatherspoon to become new freshman-sophomore dean at The Urban School

History teacher Clarke Weatherspoon to become new freshman-sophomore dean at The Urban School

Hannah Sears

June 10, 2011

Head of School Mark Salkind announced May 31 that Clarke Weatherspoon, an Urban history teacher, will become 9th and 10th grade dean next fall, replacing English teacher and dean Greg Monfils, who will return to full-time teaching. The change came about because Monfils felt he needed a change in ...

Is Earth Day dead?

Is Earth Day dead?

Sara Brooks, staff writer

April 11, 2010

Does the world really need Earth Day? As Earth Day’s 40th anniversary draws near, its relevance is called into question: Can a single day genuinely and productively address environmental issues, when their gravity has become so pronounced that 351 out of 700 of world leaders already say climate ch...

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