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Outspoken hosts an open mic, plans for future with non-members

Outspoken hosts an open mic, plans for future with non-members

Annie Rubinson, Blogger

February 12, 2018


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Outspoken, the spoken word club at Masters, is an audition-based group that provides an environment for people in and out of the club to openly express their thoughts, beliefs, and aspirations through poetry. The group is made up of dedicated, courageous poets across all four grades–they close in on ...

ONYX celebrates Black History Month

ONYX celebrates Black History Month

Annie Rubinson, Blogger

February 7, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Close-up on CAM, News, Showcase

In 1926, historian Carter G. Woodson announced the initiation of Negro History Week during the second week of February. Because this week contained the birth dates of both Abraham Lincoln, official ‘abolisher’ of slavery, and Frederick Douglass, abolitionist and former slave, Woodson felt that it was...

Touring Talent spreads joy to Andrus on Hudson

Touring Talent spreads joy to Andrus on Hudson

Annie Rubinson, Blogger

January 26, 2018


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        The affinity groups, student performance ensembles, and cultural clubs at Masters all have their own way of spreading the activity of their meetings to a larger community. Touring Talent, one of Masters’ oldest clubs, actively pursues this in an especially meaningful way. By spending eac...

Masters Debate Team finds success at recent tournaments

Masters Debate Team finds success at recent tournaments

Annie Rubinson, Blogger

January 14, 2018


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Through elements like the Harkness Method, Masters strives to help students foster communication skills to carry with them for the rest of their lives. The Debate Team, founded two years ago, adds to this by creating a space for students to learn how to articulate ideas, and understand complex issues f...

Salty Dogs takes to the stars; produces “world’s first sea shanty musical”

Salty Dogs takes to the stars; produces “world’s first sea shanty musical”

Annie Rubinson, Blogger

December 13, 2017


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In a sea of a cappella groups and musical theatre troupes, Salty Dogs stands out as one of the most unique student performance groups at Masters. The club was founded only two years ago and has since earned a very positive reputation on the Masters campus. Since the club’s founding, the members of Salty ...

GALS

GALS

Annie Rubinson, Blogger

November 10, 2017


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In my previous feature on Next Generation Politics, Senior Amanda Taylor stated that “politics affect your life in every way possible.” However, as students of a highly progressive, liberal school, many among the Masters community opt to ‘stay out of politics’ after engaging in heated debates ...

Next generation politics

Next generation politics

Annie Rubinson, Blogger

October 27, 2017


Filed under Blogs, Close-up on CAM, Features, Showcase

  The Harkness Method acts as a vehicle for students to interactively absorb subject matter and express diverse opinions. However, students at The Masters School and beyond struggle to find environments where they feel comfortable exchanging certain views without fear of judgement. Among the ne...

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