Posts Tagged ‘ Caillean ’

Caillean Daily returns from cultural immersion in Oman

Caillean Daily returns from cultural immersion in Oman

Caillean Daily Contributing writer (October 14, 2014) In the fall of my sophomore year, I was fortunate enough to stumble upon the YES Abroad program, something that would change my life. This program is a study-abroad scholarship through the US…

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Caillean Daily learns from time in Oman, reflects on Islamic culture

By Caillean Daily Contributing Writer   (Dec. 19, 2013)  Islam is frequently accused of stifling women’s intellectual growth, and of imprisoning or disempowering them, but from what I have seen and heard while in Oman, this is not the case.…

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Peace and gun rallies set tone of debate on Nantucket

Caillean Daily Veritas News Editor   (March 21, 2013)  Two local groups gathered along Milestone Road and at the Children’s Beach bandstand to exercise their First Amendment rights to freedom of speech and peaceful assembly. Mike Lindley, a local Afghanistan…

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Nantucket Public Schools finalizes 2014 budget

Caillean Daily Veritas News Editor   (Feb. 7, 2013)  On January 24, 2013, the Nantucket Public School’s School Committee met with the objective of presenting the fiscal year (FY) 2014 budget plan. The projected total budget for the district is…

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School turbine saves NPS money

Caillean Daily Veritas News Editor   (Dec. 13, 2012)  Since its construction in October 2010, the Northern Power 100 wind turbine located at Nantucket High School has helped to offset the Nantucket Public Schools’ energy usage.  Since then, the turbine…

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Inky Santa marks strong year providing toys for young children

Caillean Daily Veritas News Editor   (Dec. 13, 2012)  Every year, millions of children are forced to celebrate Christmas without the familiar sight of wrapped presents beneath the Christmas tree. Numerous families cannot buy presents for their children for various…

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Barnstable college fair draws NHS students for productive day

By Caillean Daily Veritas News Editor   (Nov. 16, 2012)  Each year the Nantucket High School guidance department brings select NHS students to a college fair held in Barnstable. This year it took place on October 17, with seventeen students…

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School Committee enters new year

By Caillean Daily Veritas News Editor (Oct. 11, 2012) The Nantucket Public School’s School Committee is a group formed to meet and discuss recent developments or current issues facing the district. On October 2, 2012, the committee met in the cafeteria…

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Lindner tapped for town finances

By Caillean Daily Veritas News Editor (Oct. 11, 2012) Madaket resident Julia Lindner was appointed to Nantucket’s Finance Committee recently following the opening of two seats on the committee. A full-time Nantucket resident for the past two years, Lindner moved to…

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