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Cliques

October 7, 2014

Alex Hogenhuis (’15) tried every conversation starter he could think of as he followed a group of students on their way out to lunch. “I couldn’t start a conversation with them. Anything I said was either ignored or kind of d...

Outside perspectives

June 3, 2014

While the ASL community often formulates perceptions of other school populations, it is often overlooked that the very same people whom they generalize, students from The American School in England (TASIS), A.C.S Cobham, and ...

Southbank teacher accused of molestation

June 2, 2014

When Kaia Skillman (’16) attended Southbank International School, she didn’t think much about the rumors she heard of incidents involving her male classmates on school trips. “I remember hearing jokes of kids waking [up] ...

Third Culture Kids

Third Culture Kids

April 4, 2014

The Hiring Process

The Hiring Process

February 5, 2014

Life above the rim

December 19, 2013

As Nelson Boachie-Yiadom (’17) finished his fifth suicide run, he fell to his knees exhausted and gasped for air. Teammate Anton Foy (’15) grabbed him by the hand and pulled him to his feet, placing an arm around his shoulders...

The gender divide

October 13, 2013

ZACK LONGBOY FEATURES EDITOR CHARLOTTE YOUNG NEWS EDITOR  At the beginning of last year, the theme of gender equity was stressed to the High School, during an appearance by guest speaker and author Jean Kilbourne who add...

‘It’s not just about the finish line’

April 26, 2013

ZACK LONGBOY STAFF WRITER Billy Kennedy (’13) spoke to The Standard before and after he ran in the Virgin London Marathon in support of local charity Whizz Kidz. 48 hours before the race A marathon is the ultimate goal for an athlete. W...

Driving the dream

Driving the dream

February 6, 2013