Norwood High School Library
Hours: 7:00 am to 3:00 pm Librarians: Mrs. Jennifer Bradley and Ms. Jillian Goss
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Library Lunch Book Club: Thurs June 15 The Future of Us by Jay Asher (Author of Thirteen Reasons Why) and Carolyn Mackler
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"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit." Aristotle
I need the title of a good book...
SAT Word of the Day: SATIRE (related: satirical, satirize) sarcastic imitation (noun) First Known Use: 1501 Middle French or Latin; Middle French, from Latin satura, satira, perhaps from (lanx) satura dish of mixed ingredients, from feminine of satur well-fed; akin to Latin satis enough The movie is a political satire.
NOVA investigates what happened in Flint Michigan below
Did you know?
These snails were seen on a hydrothermal vent field at
Chamorro Seamount that was discovered during the Okeanos Explorer 2016 Deepwater Exploration of the Marianas expedition. The R/V Falkor returned to Chamorro to further characterize the new vents in December 2016.
Image courtesy of NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2016 Deepwater Exploration of the Marianas.
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College applications from SHMOOP
College application season is officially in full swing. And as tedious as it is to fill out those zillions of fields on the apps, we all know the most stressful part is the personal statement.
So allow us to inspire you with 20 examples of awesome personal statements. We've got something for everyone, no matter who you are.
- ... examples (including detailed notes on why these examples are so awesome), and then head over to our College Application Essay Lab for a step-by-step guide to getting your essay where it needs to be.
Make 'em laugh. Make 'em cry. Just make 'em do something. Those admissions officers want to feel something...other than an eye roll.
Follow the link to see job listings.
To fill out an application, prepare a resume, or write
a cover letter, contact Mrs. Morrison in the Guidance Office or Mrs. Bradley in the Library.
"..in 1912, the labor protest later known as the "Bread and Roses" strike began in Lawrence. A new state law had reduced the maximum workweek from 56 to 54 hours. Factory owners responded by speeding up production and cutting workers' pay. Polish women were the first to shut down their looms and leave the mill..." more
Did you resolve to lose weight in 2017?
David Ludwig offers some simple advice.
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to develop effective users of ideas and information and,
to promote a love of reading and learning as a lifelong quest.
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