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Lauren Hughes

Molly Taylor, Brief Writer

September 4, 2017

Filed under Features, Profiles

During the summer of 2012, she first tried field hockey at a clinic hosted at Parker. She was the youngest person there, and she thought that was “cool.” Five years later, sophomore Lauren Hughes continues to compete with older players.  And much is expected of Hughes though she’s just a sophomore.   ...

Swinging for State

Lindsay Carlin, Brief Writer

September 4, 2017

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At the service line, she--all five-foot-four of her--stands ready to receive her partner’s feed: knees bent, racket up with its face parallel to her body, on the balls of her feet slightly farther than shoulder width apart, eyes...

Starting Up the Future

Starting Up the Future

September 4, 2017

From Macedonia to Parker

Lauren Hughes, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

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School Welcomes 2016's Foreign Exchange Student, Vlado Vojdanoski

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New Math Teacher

Jack Laser, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

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Walking past room 159 in the first floor math wing, one may hear the sound of Upper School math teacher Laury Raff as she works to help students develop their math skills. Raff teaches junior and freshmen classes in Geometry an...

Goodbye Nolan, Hello Moster

Lauren Hughes, Staff Writer

October 9, 2016

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Tom Moster can be spotted around the city of Chicago exploring new neighborhoods, performing in plays, or binge watching Downton Abbey. Otherwise he’s working in room 209E. This office, with neatly stacked piles of paper an...

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