Preparing Our Hearts For Advent

Preparing Our Hearts For Advent Charlotte Mbwala is Cambridge Junior and Communication Intern. 12/17/18 The season of Advent aligns with the busiest commercial time of the year. It is busy with Christmas trees, elves, lights, gifts and holiday decorations. It can be difficult to focus on Advent during this pre-occupied time. Advent is a season […]


Cambridge House Feast

Cambridge House Feast Reflection by Alejandra Gonzalez, Cambridge Junior & Communication Intern. 12/11/18 This past weekend students and faculty gathered together at dinner to celebrate a Cambridge tradition called the House Feast. The House Feast is a celebration of the House System which is an exciting element of the Cambridge student experience. New students are […]


From Eagle Scout to Sea Scout

From Eagle Scout to Sea Scout 12/10/18 My name is Jack Jackson. I am a freshman at Cambridge, and when I am not completing the responsibilities related to that, I spend a portion of my time in the Sea Scouts. Many people have heard of Boy Scouts, of which Sea Scouts is a subset. It […]


Thankful

Thankful Brandes Woodall is a Cambridge Junior and Communication Intern. 11/22/18 When I transferred to Cambridge in November of my freshman year, my first assignment in Prof. Isbell’s theology class was to write about one thing I was thankful for every day of the month. Reluctant to leave my old school and friends, I didn’t feel […]


Perfect Pairs

Perfect Pairs Charlotte Mbwala is Cambridge Junior and Communication Intern. 11/14/18 On Friday, November 9th, Cambridge basketball teams fought for victory for our school and the Varsity boys took home a win. This exciting game kicked off a fun weekend including what some describe as the best social event at Cambridge– Perfect Pairs. Perfect Paris […]


What is Declamation?

What is Declamation? Reflection by Alejandra Gonzalez, Cambridge Junior & Communication Intern. 11/12/18 What is declamation? Declamation is a tradition here at Cambridge in which all 6th through 11th graders must participate. In memorizing a text and presenting it before an audience, students learn to use the rhetorical power of speech. Initially, students must recite […]


New School, New Sport

New School, New Sport 10/26/18 Finley Caughran is a Cambridge sophomore and Communication Intern. From 2nd through 9th grade I attended a very small school with only three people in my grade. So, coming to Cambridge, I was excited to have a bigger class and the opportunity to play sports for my school. When I […]


Charlotte Mbwala: From Little Sister to Big Sister

From Little Sister to Big Sister Charlotte Mbwala, Cambridge Junior and Communication Intern, reflects upon her journey to and within Cambridge and how she has gone from little sister to big sister. 10/12/18 My family immigrated to America when I was very young. Not knowing what to expect was challenging, especially for my parents who […]


Alejandra Gonzalez: Coming to Cambridge

Coming to Cambridge Reflection by Alejandra Gonzalez, Cambridge Junior & Communication Intern. 10/5/18 Choosing to come to Cambridge was not difficult for me. As an incoming freshman I was looking for a school with great academics, a welcoming environment, and a place were I could envision myself for the next four years. On my first […]


Rose Pikman & The Purpose of Summer

Rose Pikman & The Purpose of Summer 8/20/18 Rose Pikman is a senior at Cambridge and the Head of the Honor Council. Here she reflects upon the purpose of summer and the three practices she chose for Praxis. Summer. What is the purpose of summer? Every year we fight through the school year with only […]