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Former S.O. Presidents: Where Are They Now?

Former S.O. Presidents: Where Are They Now?

Emily Bedolis, Staff Reporter

June 25, 2018


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At the start of second semester, while the majority of Bronx Science students are recovering from midyears and getting excited for their upcoming vacations, a small population of students are focused on just one thing: becoming student organization leaders. In 2018, February 7th and 8th were the kicko...

Honoring Our Best Friends: ‘Best Friends’ Day’

Honoring Our Best Friends: ‘Best Friends’ Day’

Nuzat Zaman, Staff Reporter

June 25, 2018


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From childhood to adulthood, there is at least one person to whom we are close -- our best friend! We know everything about them, from their likes to their dislikes, but ironically, many people are unfamiliar with 'Best Friends' Day,'  a newly created holiday that emerged from an online hashtag...

Summer Fun

Summer Fun

Susan Huang, Staff Reporter

June 25, 2018


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As the school year is coming to an end, so are all of the sleepless nights, homework assignments, endless hours of studying, and stress-inducing tests. Summer is finally approaching, and while most students are planning on relaxing, catching up with friends, or vacationing after the long school year, oth...

June 2018 Crossword

June 2018 Crossword

Alexa Asch, Brianna Le, and James Snyder

June 25, 2018


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Down: 1.The smallest country by land area, home of the pope 2. City in California where the Disney park is located 3. A country that is generally considered to be very far from the United States but really at its closest point is only about 2.5 miles away 4. The country where the historic...

College Apparel Day Marks A New Beginning For The Class of 2018

College Apparel Day Marks A New Beginning For The Class of 2018

Brianna Le, Staff Reporter

June 15, 2018


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After months of anxious waiting, the class of 2018 celebrated their college decisions by wearing their college apparel on May 30th, 2018. Hosted by the Senior Council, during College Apparel Day, seniors were encouraged to show up to school wearing clothes from the college or university that they have ch...

Class of ’18 Participates in Their Final Spirit Week

Class of ’18 Participates in Their Final Spirit Week

Irene Masoutis and Meghan Tan

June 10, 2018


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As the final months of the school year begin, students can all admit that their excitement for the summer increases as they cross off each day in their calendars. The seniors in particular have been counting down their final days of high school, and with this, they celebrated  one of the most anticipat...

…Now What?

…Now What?

Bridget Kulcsar, Staff Reporter

June 6, 2018


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We all know the importance of preparing well for an Advanced Placement exam and the time crunch that teachers face in order to get all the material in before the AP testing weeks in early May, but once the tests are over and done, what do these teachers do during their classes? A variety of answer...

Talented Musicians Win Chamber Music Society Contest

Talented Musicians Win Chamber Music Society Contest

Yanny Liang, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2018


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“Play always as if in the presence of a master,” Robert Schumann, the great German composer, once said.  A talented group of five musicians: Emilee Kitmahawong '20, Caroline Odia '20, Ruby Hogue '20, Judge Sanchez '19 and Anna Zhang '20 heeded his advice and went on to win the Chamber Music Soc...

This Year, Take a Humanitarian Vacation

This Year, Take a Humanitarian Vacation

Christina Pan, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2018


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Puerto Rico, Mexico, Iran, Bangladesh, and Florida are only a few of the many places that were devastated by unusually frequent natural disasters in 2017. While some have recovered well, other countries still suffer greatly from the aftermath of hurricanes, earthquakes, landslides, and floods. The mas...

Youth in Revolt

Youth in Revolt

George Crooks, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2018


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Youth and political activism have always paradoxically gone hand in hand. It is often that young people feel disenfranchised . This is something that the Youth Progressive Policy Group (YPPG) of New York and New Jersey are fighting to fix. YPPG’s ambassador from LaGuardia High School, Isabel Jano...

Ethical Edification: Our Ethics Bowl Team

Ethical Edification: Our Ethics Bowl Team

Sofie Levine, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2018


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When people think of Bronx Science, they immediately think of our scientific accomplishments. What they may not know is that Bronx Science also has students who are skilled in discussing ethical problems and competing in Ethics Bowl competitions. In Ethics Bowl, a moderator asks two teams a serious of que...

If It’s Not Online, Did It Even Really Happen?

If It’s Not Online, Did It Even Really Happen?

Alexa Asch and Emily Bedolis

May 9, 2018


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As teenagers, social media is not a foreign concept to us. From Instagram, to Snapchat, to Facebook, to Twitter, we know it all. With all of these social media outlets at our fingertips, it’s no wonder Bronx Science students are so eager to partake in what is known as “viral media challenges.”...

The Spring Crossword: Food!

The Spring Crossword: Food!

Alexa Asch, Brianna Le, and James Snyder

May 9, 2018


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Across: Uncooked form of a classic dessert usually dipped in milk Fruit snack sold by Mott’s in small plastic cups Vietnamese soup made with broth and typically meats such as beef A sugary condiment made during “Tapping Season” through the months of February to April A soup traditional...

Spring Into New Activities

Spring Into New Activities

Jeanette Lee and Anastasia Koutavas

May 8, 2018


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Second semester comes with more than just responses from colleges for seniors; it marks a period of independence and well-deserved free time to pursue activities outside of academics and building a college profile. Conveniently, late winter to early spring in New York City provides every mean for st...

Unsung African-Americans Who Have Contributed to our History

Unsung African-Americans Who Have Contributed to our History

Sarane James, Staff Reporter

May 8, 2018


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February is a lot of things— the shortest month of the year, teen dating violence awareness month, the month of love, and even national macadamia nut month— but one of the most significant things about February is that it is Black History Month. For many, Black History Month is set aside as a time to...

Remembering the Horrors of the Holocaust

Remembering the Horrors of the Holocaust

Sadia Haque, Staff Reporter

May 8, 2018


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Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, is an annual commemoration of the millions of lives lost during both the Holocaust and World War II in America. This year, the Holocaust Leadership class observed the day on April 11, 2018, hoping that it would bring more attention to the tragedy. The 'Holocaust ...

Bronx Science Students Celebrate the Year of the Dog

Bronx Science Students Celebrate the Year of the Dog

Joachim Romanosky, Staff Reporter

May 8, 2018


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One of the most widely-celebrated holidays in the world occurred in mid-February this year. No, not Valentine’s Day. This article is about a much older and more traditional festival. The festival being discussed here, of course, is that of the Lunar New Year. Also known as the Spring Festival (春節 Ch...

Spring Break Activities

Spring Break Activities

Kristina Ang, Staff Reporter

May 7, 2018


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There’s one thing that is always on every senior’s mind every spring: spring break. As the long-awaited recess approached, seniors packed and prepared for plans that were made well in advance. Traditionally, spring break is the most exciting time of year for any senior. While the rest of the school ma...

Course Selection Tips!

Course Selection Tips!

Melina Asteriadis and Teddy Lowen

May 7, 2018


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Second semester is the start of many changes for everyone. In particular, March is course selection month, meaning students have to select courses for the next school year. In case you forgot, Bronx Science uses Naviance for the course selection process, an easy to navigate website that, students will als...

Gearing Up for the Spring Musical

Gearing Up for  the Spring Musical

George Crooks, Staff Reporter

May 2, 2018


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It’s becoming that time of year again, in which the dedicated students of the Bronx Science drama department commit themselves to putting on a musical to bring Broadway culture to the diverse atmosphere of the school. The musical this year is the comedy ‘The Drowsy Chaperone,’ a lighthearted parody...

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