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A List of 17 Lovely, Under Appreciated Things

A List of 17 Lovely, Under Appreciated Things

October 31, 2019

A List of 17 Lovely, Under-Appreciated Things Writing/receiving a handwritten letter in the mail The crunch of fallen lea...

Faculty Feature!!

Jacqueline Malizia

October 19, 2019

Welcome to Faculty Feature!!! Not every week’s story will start off like this, but Osprey would like to introduce our new column, Faculty Feature! Each week, one faculty member will be recognized for their hard work and dedication to the students. It may not always be an academic teacher--for example, this week’s feature is…… Glynis Houde i...

Faculty Ally Panel: The Rundown and What is to Come

Faculty Ally Panel: The Rundown and What is to Come

October 18, 2019

On October 9th, Lyme-Old Lyme students and faculty came together to discuss the discriminatory and bigoted behaviors that stud...

Keep Columbus Day: A Mexican-American Perspective

Keep Columbus Day: A Mexican-American Perspective

October 18, 2019

Six states and 130 cities and towns have renamed Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day. There are worldwide protests against the...

Sweet and Spicy Chicken Nuggets

Sweet and Spicy Chicken Nuggets

October 17, 2019

These chicken nuggets are always a crowd-pleaser, and when accompanied with my sweet and spicy nugget sauce they become a crowd-astonisher....

“There Is No Planet B” The Political Side of Climate Change

“There Is No Planet B” The Political Side of Climate Change

September 27, 2019

"I remember thinking that it was very strange that humans, who are an animal species among others, could be capable of changing th...

Allyship: What it Is, Where it’s Seen, and How We Can Better Practice it

Allyship: What it Is, Where it’s Seen, and How We Can Better Practice it

September 26, 2019

According to the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN), “Allyship is when an individual speaks out and advoc...

We Skipped Our Lessons to Teach You One: The New York City Climate Strike

We Skipped Our Lessons to Teach You One: The New York City Climate Strike

September 26, 2019

When Conner, Andre and I emerged from the subway and into the Financial District in New York City, there was immediately no doubt ...

Join Model UN!

Sadie Frankel, Contributor

December 4, 2018

Model United Nations meets every Wednesday morning at 7:15 a.m. It is open to all students and is a great way to learn about the world in a fun manner, being taught mainly by your fellow classmates. The secretary general of the club is Tessa Allen and it is run by Mr. Elliot. It is based of the world’s United Nations, in which representatives...

The Beauty and Background of Berlin

The Beauty and Background of Berlin

October 30, 2018

  Walking through Berlin, Germany takes you through a history of a country that has faced an incredible amount of internal...

What Happens in High School Bowl?

What Happens in High School Bowl?

October 25, 2018

On Tuesday mornings, students gather in Mr. Elliot's room to answer trivia questions. They range anywhere from chemical formulas...

Midsummer Night’s Jersey: Part 1

Sadie Frankel, Contributer

October 7, 2018

You've all heard of A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare, the famous comedy about faeries and lovers, but what about A Midsummer Night’s Jersey by Ken Ludwig? The retelling of Shakespeare’s play set in modern-day Jersey, featuring FaceTime, love, faeries, and confused hairdressers will be performed at LOLHS for the fall play. The ...

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