The process of PCA grants

Editor-in-Chief Ananya Prakash

News Editor: Online Jonathan Novak

When Faris Fakhry (’20) sat down with Technology Coordinator Mariam Mathew to plan a TEDx conference at ASL, he realized Mathew needed to attend a TED Talks Training and Certification in New York. His aspirations simultaneously fell apart when he realized one ticket to New York can cost over £500.

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Security concerns pose questions for future of food delivery

Staff Writer Maddy Whitman

While the construction at Waverley Place entrance progresses, food delivery has been restricted. There is yet to be a consensus reached by the High School Administration, the Senior Leadership Team and the Security Team in regards to whether food delivery will be allowed again after Waverley entrance reopens in December.

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Waverley Entrance Construction Update

Lead News Editor Sophie Ashley & Staff Writer Houdah Daniels

Director of Operations Jim Heynderickx, among others, met with the contractors for an update on the Waverley entrance renovation project on September 11, as it passed its half-way point on the schedule. The construction remains on track and on budget, with an estimated completion date of December 3, 2018 and an estimated cost of £1.8 million. “That [completion date] also gives us a bit of a buffer,” Heynderickx said. “If [the contractors] run into one or two week delays it’s ok, because that just extends it into December break.”

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Security implements emergency closed campus

 Lead News Editor Sophie Ashley, News Editor: Print Lea George, Deputy Editor-in-Chief: Online Alexandra Gers, Editor-in-Chief Ananya Prakash

Just as high school students with open campus were starting to think about where they would go for lunch yesterday, they received a text message from ASL alerting them that there would be closed campus until further notice, effective immediately.

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Human Rights Symposium Day

Ananya Prakash Editor-in-Chief 

On May 31, the Human Rights Seminar (HRS) class hosted a Human Rights Symposium. The day began with keynote speaker Heather Barr, a senior researcher at Human Rights Watch, introducing various human rights issues ranging from the maltreatment of factory workers in Bangladesh to girls education in Afghanistan.

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