Half-Year Hopes and Mid-Year Musings
Opinion

Half-Year Hopes and Mid-Year Musings

By VAYNE ONG, freshman EVERY FIRST day of school, a mob of confused freshmen spill into the hallways of JP Stevens. This year, I had the privilege of being one of them. Despite the countless “don’t worry’s,” “calm down’s,” and other ineffective attempts at comfort, I couldn’t help but spend the previous night doing the exact opposite. I fretted over every last … Continue reading

High School Throughout the Years
News

High School Throughout the Years

[Centerfold February 2013] Blurbs by BHAVNA BHATIA, senior WALKING DOWN the notoriously crowded halls of JP, you can easily pick up on the distinct idiosyncrasies of each grade, freshmen carrying their weight in textbooks and seniors sporting their blank don’t-know-don’t-care expressions. But what if you haven’t learned how to distinguish students by grade? Take a look … Continue reading

A whole new world
Features

A whole new world

By ARJUN GOURISHETTY, freshman AHH… good old middle school. Studying for the NJASK, having free time in the afternoons, actually getting nine hours of sleep (and still having free time on weekends)… it all seems like a lifetime ago. Facing the daunting challenge of high school, some freshmen are still trying to adjust to the onslaught of tests, quizzes, … Continue reading