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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 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...

Wellness Day 2019: Review

Wellness Day 2019: Review

October 2, 2019

This year’s Wellness Day was widely well received by the student body...

“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 ...

Why We Need to Love Our Hometown

Why We Need to Love Our Hometown

October 12, 2018

After a twenty-four hour drive up the Coast, I arrived in Connecticut, with nothing but contempt simmering in my young stomac...

Why You Shouldn’t Feel Pressured to Go to School Dances

Why You Shouldn’t Feel Pressured to Go to School Dances

October 3, 2018

We've all seen dances in the media. Shows like The CW's Riverdale that display (an inaccurate version of) teen life always have one episode about Prom. The...

VEGANISM Part One: World Hunger

VEGANISM Part One: World Hunger

January 25, 2018

So here's the thing, veganism is kind of the best thing ever and everyone needs to adopt it as a lifestyle. Now, I know you probably...

Reasons Why LOLHS is Fake.

Reasons Why LOLHS is Fake.

December 20, 2017

We may call ourselves a "high school," but I think we all know this is false. We are fake. And here is why: 1- We sell Coconut...

If the Truth Bee Told…

If the Truth Bee Told…

November 12, 2017

It’s no mystery that there have been many sightings of bees and wasps at Lyme-Old Lyme High School. In fact, the first pep rally...

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