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  • Executive (Dis)order

    Executive (Dis)order

    Juan Fueyo, Writer

    February 24, 2017

    In late January, President Trump signed an executive order which would ban travel for 90 days from seven Muslim-majority countries: Yemen, Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Sudan, Somalia. Notably, Syrian refugees would be banned indefinitely. He made this command as part of an effort to ensure that radical... READ MORE »»

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  • 6 Words or Less: Sophomores and the ACT

    6 Words or Less: Sophomores and the ACT

    February 14, 2017

    Last week, the 10th grade took the ACT, which contains a Math, Reading, Writing, and “Science” section. The day before, Mr. Hughes announced for the first time that the practice ACT would be held the next day. Though they were unprepared, the 10th graders found a plethora of surprises, good and bad, in ... READ MORE »»

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  • Come to the Chemistry Show!

    Come to the Chemistry Show!

    Brooke Braden, Writer

    February 14, 2017

    It’s almost here! From ages five to ninety-five, everyone thoroughly enjoys the annual Chemistry Show, traditionally conducted by the Saint Thomas’ sophomores. From color-changing fire to exploding gummy bears to sugar volcanoes, this year’s chemistry show will be a “blast” (literally). The ... READ MORE »»

  • Song of the Week: Desperado

    Song of the Week: Desperado

    Gabriel Joseph, Editor-In-Chief

    February 1, 2017

    Featured Song: Desperado Artist: The Eagles Members: Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Bernie Landon, Randy Meisner Similar Artists: The Doobie Brothers, Steely Dan, Chicago, Fleetwood Mac, Steve Miller Band Upcoming Local Shows: None Bio and Review:  In a time where the mindset of contin... READ MORE »»

  • Degas: A New Vision Experience

    Degas: A New Vision Experience

    Brooke Braden, Writer

    January 24, 2017

    One of the newest and most anticipated exhibitions to be shown at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston is Degas: A New Vision. As the only U.S. venue for this exhibition, it provides one of the most notable studies of chefs-d'œuvre produced by none other than the honored French artist Hilaire-Germain-Edg... READ MORE »»

News

JCL Rice Certamen Meet

JCL Rice Certamen Meet

Conrad Li, Writer

Latin has always been a staple of STE education. As the origin of almost all Western Language, the knowledge gained from this “dead” artifact of lit...  Read More »

Jan 20

A Mock, Mock Trial

A Mock, Mock Trial

Juan Fueyo, Writer

Although competition for the title of "Smartest Club in the School" may be argued, there is a clear winner for the club who dresses the smartest. This ...  Read More »

Jan 16

STE Open House

STE Open House

Irene Fueyo, Writer

“A lot of people have seen St. Thomas; a lot of people have seen the name and have driven by it,” said Dale King, Head of the Upper School, “but the...  Read More »

Nov 14

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Degas: A New Vision Experience

Degas: A New Vision Experience

Brooke Braden, Writer

One of the newest and most anticipated exhibitions to be shown at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston is Degas: A New Vision. As the only U.S. venue for this exhibition, it pro...  Read More »

Jan 24

Magic in Manhattan

Magic in Manhattan

December 22, 2016

As I decided to return to the Wizarding World, I felt uneasy. I refused to see my second childhood home mutilated by the money-seeking franchise ...  Read More »

Dickens with an (Oliver) Twist

Dickens with an (Oliver) Twist

November 18, 2016

The two most emotional moments in Oliver! could not have been more different. The first was in the middle of “Consider Yourself”. The stage is fill...  Read More »

Arrival: Redefining Science Fiction

Arrival: Redefining Science Fiction

November 15, 2016

Astounding. Emotional. Incredible. Fascinating. These simple words can only fractionally convey what Denis Villeneuve's new film, Arrival, presents. Th...  Read More »

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Celebrating the Holidays with a Splash

Celebrating the Holidays with a Splash

Chase Broadfoot, Writer

When the holiday season comes around, most people aren’t inclined to celebrate by jumping in a pool. However, that is exactly what the swim team did on December 2nd. Th...  Read More »

Dec 6

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Student Spotlights

Senior Takes Trip to the Holy Land

Senior Takes Trip to the Holy Land

James Finley, Writer

Turf staff writer James Finley sat down with STE Senior Edmund Carroll to learn about Carroll's summer...  Read More »

Sep 21

Yulou Zhou Admitted Into Stanford Class of 2020

Yulou Zhou Admitted Into Stanford Class of 2020

April 8, 2016

At first, he did not believe it. When senior Yulou Zhou found out online on March 25 that Stanfor...  Read More »

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Staff Profile

Cecilia Joseph
Cecilia Joseph

Writer

This is my first year on The Turf staff (I am a Freshman). I like music and the people who make it well; same goes for La Croix and House M.D. Hoping I can serve The Turf well by writing a Song of the...  Read More »

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Jack Egan
Jack Egan

Writer

My name is Jack Egan, I am in the 11th grade. I have been at St. Thomas' Episcopal for 11 years. I play varsity soccer for the school. We won the state championship last year and are looking for back...  Read More »

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St. Thomas' Episcopal School Online Newspaper
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