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Fall Crossword

Fall Crossword

Alexa Asch and Brianna Le

December 4, 2017

Across 2. Tool used to collect leaves 3. Largest Starbucks cup size 8. A senior’s least favorite website 10. arccos(-1) +ln(ee) 12. Producing a long, loud, doleful cry or wailing sound 15. Department store sponsor of the world’s largest parade 17. A symbol of plenty consisting of a goat’s ho...

Stay Hungry, Bronx Science

Stay Hungry, Bronx Science

Rena Masoutis, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017

As students flood out of the doors of Bronx Science, teenagers run toward the small food truck just outside of Lehman College. After a long school day, students of all grades wait on line to pick up their after-school snack at Tony’s Halal Truck, a go-to stop for warm middle eastern food. Over the...

New Clubs Come to Science

New Clubs Come to Science

Jessin Wang, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017

On September 26, 2017, shouts ring throughout the courtyard, marking the start of the annual Fall Bronx Science Club Fair. Screams of “Join Amnesty Club”, “How do you feel?!” and more echo in the cafeteria and courtyard every fall at Bronx Science. This year, screams for DECA and the No Child...

New Members of the Bronx Science Family

New Members of the  Bronx Science Family

Nuzat Zaman, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017

As the school year begins, freshmen scramble to get to their classes. They navigate through the hallways, and it takes them several weeks to get to know the layout of the school. However, unbeknownst to many, there are also teachers who have trouble at first getting around. As students and faculty...

The Humans Behind Humans of Bronx Science

The Humans Behind Humans of Bronx Science

Yanny Liang, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017

More often than not, you’ll admire a photographer’s work without thinking too much about the production process or the effort put into the piece. This occurs all too often, especially now with the ubiquity of social media. A popular facet of the social media presence of Bronx Science is Humans of...

A Fresh Take on Freshman Guidance

A Fresh Take on Freshman Guidance

Bridget Kulcsar, Staff Reporter

December 1, 2017

You might have heard the words “Freshman Guidance” in passing or in the announcements, but do you actually know what it is? Freshman guidance is a program that is being revamped this year to help freshmen integrate into the school and adjust to high school. Although it has existed in the past,...

Seniors Stefanakis & Giovannelli Named Valedictorian & Salutatorian

Seniors Stefanakis & Giovannelli Named Valedictorian & Salutatorian

Mamadi Jallow, Staff Reporter

June 20, 2017

The Class of 2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian are George Stefanakis ’17 and Harrison Giovannelli ’17, respectively. Stefanakis currently holds a cumulative Grade Point Average of 97.92, and Giovannelli holds a cumulative Grade Point Average of 97.46. “To be named valedictorian of such...

Meet the Future Leaders of Bronx Science

Meet the Future Leaders of Bronx Science

Raidah Chowdhury, Staff Reporter

April 7, 2017

Every March, the Bronx Science student body votes for the school’s most important Student Organization positions. With the announcement of the nominees for President, Vice President, Secretary, Junior School Leadership Team (JSLT), and Senior Council President, election season is one of the times in t...

A New Beginning: Resolutions to Help With the Spring 2017 Semester

A New Beginning: Resolutions to Help With the Spring 2017 Semester

Lauren Choi, Staff Reporter

March 24, 2017

Three months into the new year of 2017, with last semester behind them, Bronx Science students are reflecting on what they could have done better during last semester, and they getting ready for what's to come during the months of March, April, May, and June. For freshmen and sophomores who are new to t...

Healthy Ways to Unwind Without Caffeine

Healthy Ways to Unwind Without Caffeine

Jeanette Lee, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2017

It’s no question that students at Bronx Science have their share of work, tests, and projects throughout the school year. Although many students are trying to stay off of it, many members of the student body resort to caffeinated drinks to help them get through their days. Nationwide, students are ...

Food Fair was a Rousing Success

Food Fair was a Rousing Success

Samira Ashif, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2017

Dozens of clubs gathered around in the cafeteria on December 6th, 2016, setting up tables covered with trays of delicious food. What took place on this day was Bronx Science’s annual LOP Food Fair. One of the most popular school events, the fair turned out to be a great success this year. There are...

Fashion Trends for the Year

Fashion Trends for the Year

Tasmia Kabir, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2017

Oversized Jean jackets/bomber jackets This fall, instead of seeing many people in thick sweaters, we often saw people dressed in oversized denim jackets or bomber jackets instead. Many students around the school can be seen wearing these jackets in the fall and winter to stay warm. Emmayrabbi...

The Organization ‘Sandy Hook Promise’ Releases an Awareness Video on School Shootings

The Organization ‘Sandy Hook Promise’ Releases an Awareness Video on School Shootings

Bridget Kulcsar, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2017

We see it in the news more and more frequently - in big letters, SCHOOL SHOOTING. Since the Sandy Hook school shooting on December 14th, 2012, a gun has been fired on school property 186 times, and 555 children have died across the country due to gun violence. Because school shootings are becoming more...

Final Exam Success: Tips and Tricks

Final Exam Success: Tips and Tricks

Nicole Neil and Raisa Alam

March 21, 2017

It’s that time of the year again! In a few short months, it will be June, so now is the time to get started preparing for Final Exams! Most students can agree that taking Final Exams is a daunting experience—one filled with stressful late night study sessions and last minute collaborations on Facebo...

New Year’s Resolutions: How to Achieve Your Goals

New Year’s Resolutions: How to Achieve Your Goals

Jamie Powers, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2017

At the turn of the new year, many celebrate with hopes of a “fresh start.”  While 2017 may not actually feel any different yet, it’s a good time to set a goal for yourself. When setting a goal, you should keep the acronym SMART in mind.  S for specific, M for measurable, A for achievabl...

February 2017 Crossword Puzzle

February 2017 Crossword Puzzle

Sophia Xian, Staff Reporter

February 17, 2017

Across 1. Small pieces of metallic material thrown 2. Number gambling game of chance 4. Kiss under the 5. Colorful explosions in the sky 6. 2013 Animated Disney film 7. An elaborate and spectacular production 10. x^2 ; popular place in Manhattan 11. To shimmer or shine 12. Kind of glove with tw...

Senioritis Infects the Class of 2017

Senioritis Infects the Class of 2017

Claudia Kitchen, Staff Reporter

February 17, 2017

Wearing sweatpants four of five days of the school week. Arriving thirty minutes late to your first period class every day. Excessive absence. Considering your homework to be optional. All of these are symptoms of the epidemic spreading throughout the senior class of 2017: senioritis. Urban Dictionary...

Ringing in the Lunar New Year

Ringing in the Lunar New Year

Emily Yu, Staff Reporter

February 17, 2017

2017 has already made its debut, and so has the Year of the Rooster. The Lunar New Year was held on January 28th, 2017, and this year, the rooster is taking its turn on the zodiac cycle. The Lunar New Year is a holiday typically celebrated by Asian countries that follow the lunar calendar. As it does...

Moot Court Wins Gold

Moot Court Wins Gold

Ismail Mustafa, Staff Reporter

February 16, 2017

The Bronx Science Moot Court team has won the championship in the NYC Justice Resource Center MENTOR Moot Court competition, for the second time in school history, and for the first time since 2010. The competition included forty-five high schools from across the city, where teams competed at Fordham...

November 2016 Crossword Puzzle

November 2016 Crossword Puzzle

Sophia Xian, Staff Reporter

November 23, 2016

Across 2. When the sun crosses the celestial equator 4. Cupcake’s cousin 5. Popular boots brand 6. Convenient source of coffee, BLT, candy, and more 9. Water around land 11. A tall cup to hold liquids 12. College readiness website 14. Type of hat that detectives wear 16. New Director of Spee...

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