How Christmas is Celebrated Among Our Diverse Residential Student Body
Residential Lifestyle

How Christmas is Celebrated Among Our Diverse Residential Student Body

It’s almost that time of the year again! While surely Santa Claus and reindeer are iconic symbols that ring of Christmas, festive traditions and rituals…

Thanksgiving Trip to Tampa

“Ring!” The piercing succession of shrill rings of the alarm clock brought me from the dead of sleep. Still half asleep, I promptly stopped the…

What’s in a Name?
Residential Lifestyle

What’s in a Name?

A name is the first thing most of us learn about a person. The simple choice of a name can have profound impacts on a…

It’s Okay to be Homesick: How to Tackle Homesickness When You’re Studying Abroad
Residential Lifestyle

It’s Okay to be Homesick: How to Tackle Homesickness When You’re Studying Abroad

  As exciting as studying abroad in a foreign country can be, it can be hard too. You know what they say about homesickness–it’s no…

The Hurricane Evacuation Experience
Residential Lifestyle

The Hurricane Evacuation Experience

It was 5 o’clock in the morning when I woke up. As the sun rose over the horizon, so did the crowds of students sluggishly…

Introduction to New Section: Residential Life
Residential Lifestyle

Introduction to New Section: Residential Life

What’s up, peeps! I am Hilary Wong, the editor of Brainwash’s new Residential Life section. This year, we have decided to add something to the…

The New Dorm: What’s New?
Residential Lifestyle

The New Dorm: What’s New?

To accommodate the increasing number of residential students, the school has begun constructing a new dorm by the Middle School campus early in the year….

Residential Life: You Are Not Alone
Lifestyle

Residential Life: You Are Not Alone

One day, during the first week of school, we were all gathered in the dorm, and, out of nowhere, someone asked, “Has anyone cried yet?”…