Category Archives: Student Life

A String of Images, by Julia Fitzgerald ’14

With only a month separating me from graduation, I still spend many moments wondering about all that this place and this community meant to me. I wonder how it changed me and how it will continue to change me. I … Continue reading

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The Bigger Picture

On April 6, 2014, Nobles hosted the fourth annual Asian American Footsteps Conference. Asian, Asian American and mixed-heritage Asian students attending independent secondary schools in New England were invited for a daylong series of empowering workshops, activities and performances. Student conference … Continue reading

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Matters of the Heart

Jenn Mace ’15 is on the girls varsity basketball and cross country teams at Nobles. In her personal essay for English class, she reflects on training and running with her dad who has atrial fibrillation.   I sprint around the last … Continue reading

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My Cultural Roots

In his college essay, Joon Pyun ’14 expresses his pride in his Korean heritage. He reflects on how his yearly visits to Korea and his grandparents’ unconditional love has helped shaped his cultural identity. From the outside, my grandparents’ apartment … Continue reading

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Striving for the American Dream

Genesis De Los Santos ’15 shares her poem in honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15–Oct. 15). Sept. 15 marks the anniversary of independence of five Latin American countries: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua. In addition, … Continue reading

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