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Ms. Huerta prepares to close the kiosk after the notorious 3 p.m. Middle School rush. The pastries have been raided.
Meet Christy Huerta: Latin’s Own Coffee Roaster and Bagel Toaster
Charlie Coleman, Guest Writer • November 16, 2022

Many Latin students have their routines down. Skip breakfast, go to class, hop in the line at the kiosk during their brief long block break,...

Entering a New Era: Latin’s 2022-23 Boys Basketball Season
Entering a New Era: Latin’s 2022-23 Boys Basketball Season
Cherish Curtis, Staff Writer • November 16, 2022

Ever since fall sports ended, basketball season has been around the corner and many Latin students have already signed up to play. But with a...

The varsity boys cross country runners, damp but joyous, celebrate their success at the State meet.
An Inside Look at the Romans’ Wild 2022 Cross Country Campaign
Myles Levine, Staff Writer • November 16, 2022

Latin cross country began on an 85-degree afternoon in August. The Roman runners would continue to bring the heat for the remainder of their...

Taylor Swifts newest album cover
'Midnights' Mayhem: Latin Talks New Taylor Album
Natasha Benjamin, Staff Writer • November 16, 2022

Fans from around the world met Taylor Swift at midnight and listened to her brand new album, “Midnights,” on October 21. Her tenth album...

From chess to spikeball, clubs serve as a large part of student life at Latin.
(A Hitchhiker’s Guide to) Latin’s 60 Clubs
Quinn McDonough, Staff Writer • November 16, 2022

With 60 clubs offered at Latin, many students find the vast number of options overwhelming,...

Sleep vs. School
Sleep vs. School
Matthew Kotcher, Arts Editor • November 1, 2022

All people need enough sleep to live their healthiest, happiest lives—teenagers...

Illustration by Elro Starr: Ms. Maajid believes strongly that representations can help set students up to succeed in school.
Representation: Creating More Mirrors at Latin
Marin Creamer, Editor-in-Chief • April 5, 2022

Latin highlights its diversity in bold letters in admissions pamphlets and on the school’s website, but both the administration and community...

Illustration by Elro Starr: Two summers ago, Latin students used their voices to demand perpetrators of discriminatory behaviors at the school be held accountable. Now, accountability is one of Latins five DEI priorities.
Accountability: Ensuring That Actions Have Consequences
Armaan Shah, News Editor • April 5, 2022

A frequently discussed, debated—even protested—aspect of Latin’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) vision revolves around the policy...

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