The Scroll

Kate Flexter acts in prestigious Powerhouse Theater program at Vassar

Jayne Caron

September 15, 2009

By Kate Flexter, ’10, A&E Section Editor This summer, I participated in a seven-week apprentice program at the Powerhouse Theater in Poughkeepsie, NY.  Powerhouse is a collaboration between New York Stage and Film and...

Kevin Baxter serves up irony at McDonald's summer job

Jayne Caron

September 15, 2009

By Kevin Baxter, ’10, Contributor This past summer I worked at my local McDonald’s.  Actually, it was my second summer working there.  I ended up there again this summer because my parents said I needed a job, I already...

Meg Lazarus voyages to Panama

Jayne Caron

September 15, 2009

By Meg Lazarus, ’13, Contributor Before my visit to Panama this past summer with CCDS, I wrote down three key things: Be prompt, don’t over pack and prepare yourself for a completely different culture!  We all learned that...

Kathryn Black considers career in medicine

Jayne Caron

September 15, 2009

By Kathryn Black, '11, Contributor This summer I packed my bags and flew off to Boston. I had never flown commercial by myself before. Little did I know that my nervousness would soon be left behind. The National Youth Leadership...

Bookends Part 1: Lazarus sisters on attending high school together

Megan Bonini

September 15, 2009

By Meg Lazarus, ’13, Contributor Having a senior as a sibling in the Upper School definitely gives you a unique perspective. My sister is Allison Lazarus, ’10. I appreciated her advice on what to expect and on time manageme...

Remembering Ted Kennedy

Megan Bonini

September 15, 2009

By Haleigh Miller, ’12, News Editor It’s rare to find somebody who has the moral fiber to face his imperfections and overcome the low expectations people assign him. Not to completely bash humanity, but as a race, we t...

Meredith Hritz finds friends, writer's voice at Brown summer camp

Jayne Caron

September 15, 2009

By Meredith Hritz, ’10, A&E Editor I have to admit, I was pretty nervous before I attended the flash fiction writing program at Brown this past summer. I had never had an experience like this—getting dropped into a place...