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Prepare for Prom!

Sarah Gooderham, Features Writer

March 29, 2015

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Save the date! The 2015 prom, hosted by the junior class, is just around the corner. Pick out your dress, find your tux, and get ready for a night of fun. The Prom Committee promises that the night of April 11th will be one t...

Does WFS Dress to Impress?

Maya Johnson, Features Writer

March 29, 2015

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When walking through the upper school hallways, you might hear more than one conversation about the dress code. Leggings, camo, tank tops, shorts and dresses four inches above the knee, and sweatpants are just some of the restri...

Sullivan and Slomski: Sophomore Savants

Merritt Gates, Features Wrter

March 29, 2015

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Very few students are intellectually curious enough to pursue an extensive project on their own time, both fueling their own interests and helping to pave a path for other interested students in the future. Margaret Sullivan ‘1...

The Swedish are Coming (Again)!

Lindsay Weber, Features Writer

February 12, 2015

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Wilmington Friends is a school committed to giving students an international education. In the first week of May this year, there will be yet another opportunity for Friends students to see from a more global perspective. Every...

Positive Public View on Midterms

Sarah Gooderham, Features Writer

February 12, 2015

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The week of school before winter break is a mix of excitement and stress. The anticipation of the holidays combined with the studying for midterms makes for a very busy week, and by that last Friday, everyone is ready to go home...

Three on a Bench: A Complicated Love Story

Hareena Houston, Features Writer

February 12, 2015

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“Three On A Bench,” by Doris Estrada, is a moving show about love, forgiveness and understanding. The one-act show has four lead roles, played by Wilmington Friends Upper School students: Joslyn Gardner ’16, Margaret Kane...

Bringing the Spirit to Sports

Maya Johnson, Features Writer

February 12, 2015

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What is a team without its supporters? What gives a team motivation to win the game? Meryl Gatti ’15, a three-season varsity athlete, expressed a sentiment that many students share as well: “For the most part our school sp...

SYA: Une Expérience en France

Merritt Gates, Features Writer

February 12, 2015

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Each year since 2007, the School Year Abroad (SYA) program at Wilmington Friends has both sent and received students to and from countries across the globe for an unforgettable, overseas experience. This school year, WFS juniors J...

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