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  • Staff Streaming Picks: Halloween Edition

    Staff Streaming Picks: Halloween Edition

    Emma McGonigle, Editor

    October 20, 2017

    If you happen to be like me, you might often find yourself visiting the Netflix website in your downtime, when you could, per say, be studying, or getting ahead on schoolwork. Unfortunately, you might also find yourself with nothing to watch. Have no fear! For I have compiled a list of my favorite picks...

  • Faculty Alumnus Spotlight: Ms. Norgang

    Faculty Alumnus Spotlight: Ms. Norgang

    Stella Chen, Editor in Chief

    October 18, 2017

    Have you noticed a new face at the training room with Mr. Hyjek? Maybe she is new to you, but not to Kimball Union. On October 10th, I had a short interview with this new faculty member, who also happens to be a graduate of KUA’s class of 2003, Ms. Colleen Norgang. SC: First of all, can you please introduce y...

    Dustin Meltzer

  • Shabbat Shalom, KUA

    Shabbat Shalom, KUA

    Emma McGonigle, Editor

    October 13, 2017

    “Shabbat,” meaning “cease” or “rest” in Hebrew, is the seventh day of the Jewish week, a day of rest mandated by god. According to the Book of Bereishit (Genesis), God spent six days working on building the world. At the end of these six days he ceased work and declared the seventh day holy. Un...

  • A Guide to Plainfield, New Hampshire

    A Guide to Plainfield, New Hampshire

    October 12, 2017

    While visiting KUA this weekend, why not take a trip around town? What it lacks in population, Plainfield makes up for it in beauty, fun, and experiences. Autumn brings tourist season, and for good reason! The trees are set ablaze with vibrant shades of orange, red, and yellow. Admire the foliage whi...

  • K-Term 101

    K-Term 101

    Kerry Huang, Editor

    October 11, 2017

    First of all, let Mr. Kardel, the director of K-term, dispel the rumor: “It is an urban legend that K-Term happens to be called that because my last name starts with a K,” he laughed. Mr. Kardel wasn’t actually involved with choosing the name; the “K” in K-Term stands for the one and only KUA...

    Mr. Kardel, the director of K-term

    Stella Chen

Shabbat Shalom, KUA

Shabbat Shalom, KUA

Emma McGonigle, Editor

October 13, 2017 • Comments closed

“Shabbat,” meaning “cease” or “rest” in Hebrew, is the seventh day of the Jewish week, a day of rest mandated by god. According to the Book of Bereishit (Genesis), God spent six days working on building t...

Fall Play Preview

Fall Play Preview

Kerry Huang, Editor

October 2, 2017 • Comments closed

As the leaves turn and the air gets crisper, KUA residents look forward to all that fall brings, and nothing is more anticipated than the fall play. This year, the production chosen is What the Bellhop Saw. What the Bellhop ...

Journey to the South

Journey to the South

Stella Chen, Editor in Chief

September 21, 2017 • Comments closed

Australia, China, India, New Zealand, Scotland, South Africa and the United States. Five continents, seven countries, sixty-five young delegates, one host school and one overarching theme. Each summer, a select group...

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Shabbat Shalom, KUA

Shabbat Shalom, KUA

Emma McGonigle, Editor

October 13, 2017 • Comments closed

“Shabbat,” meaning “cease” or “rest” in Hebrew, is the seventh day of the Jewish week, a day of rest mandated by god. According to the Book of Bereishit (Genesis), God spent six days worki...

A Guide to Plainfield, New Hampshire

A Guide to Plainfield, New Hampshire

October 12, 2017

K-Term 101

K-Term 101

October 11, 2017

Through the Kitchen, Behind the Counter

Through the Kitchen, Behind the Counter

September 27, 2017

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Campus Views: DACA and The Role of Immigration in America

Campus Views: DACA and The Role of Immigration in America

October 9, 2017

At what point does America stop being the land of opportunity and start becoming a closed club? ...

Comparing Cultures: From Shanghai to Meriden

Comparing Cultures: From Shanghai to Meriden

October 2, 2017

Change is good, but it almost always comes with challenges. I spent more than a decade in the metropolis...

Prom: The Price of Exclusivity

Prom: The Price of Exclusivity

May 1, 2017

This year I attended prom as a junior, and I am really happy that I got to share that experience with a...

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The student news site of Kimball Union Academy
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