Bhutan Blog: EGHS Student’s Sojourn to South Asia

Bhutan Blog: EGHS Student’s Sojourn to South Asia

Jack Holmgren, a rising junior at East Greenwich High School, is spending several weeks in Nepal and, mainly, Bhutan this summer. These are a few of his blog posts. The Seed, The Scam, The Sky: Thoughts on Nepal Whether it be my age, my experience, or perhaps my...
52 Incredible Women: Julia Child, French Chef

52 Incredible Women: Julia Child, French Chef

Over February break, my grandfather became very ill and moved into our home for 10 days after his release from the hospital. My aunt, my mother’s sister, is a wonderful cook, so she decided to prepare all the meals for our family (with me being her sous chef) while my...
Losing Lucy

Losing Lucy

Our golden retriever, Lucy May, died from complications from cancer on the Friday night before Christmas. It was sudden and a shock. We loved her so much, and the love she gave us changed our family forever. Lucy came into our home when I was in kindergarten. She was...
52 Incredible Women: Dr. Maya Angelou, Poet Laureate

52 Incredible Women: Dr. Maya Angelou, Poet Laureate

I remember the moment she came into my life. It was early spring during my freshman year. We were in a poetry unit in English class where students find poems that speak to them and leave a few lines from these poems on sticky notes or small pieces of paper in random...
Adulthood Already?

Adulthood Already?

Hey everyone! I hope you all have been trying to enjoy the crazy amounts of snow we have been getting over the past two weeks. It was my 18th birthday a couple of weeks ago and, as a gift, my dad and I took a trip down to Fort Lauderdale for what was originally...