The Student-Run Newspaper of Townsend Harris High School at Queens College

The Classic

The Student-Run Newspaper of Townsend Harris High School at Queens College

The Classic

The Student-Run Newspaper of Townsend Harris High School at Queens College

The Classic

Equal opportunities in the classroom

Parbattie Anant February 11, 2014

Despite what we hope, students will often measure their success against that of their peers. Combine this with being at Townsend Harris, where the desperation to get into selective colleges is all but...

New year, same teacher

Parbattie Anant January 8, 2014

It has happened to many of us. You just received your new schedule for the spring semester and you’re sitting in your language class. Your eyes are staring wide open in confusion at the teacher and the...

Don’t limit my experiences

Zion Kim January 1, 2014

Toddlers learning to walk fall many times before they learn to balance their body weight and hold themselves upright. Imagine if every time the toddler toppled over to the ground, his mother picked him...

Keeping it Fresh: Changes for the Festival of Nations 2014

Yelena Dzhanova and Asmaaul Chowdhury December 5, 2013

Townsend Harris’s Festival of Nations (FON) is a chance for students to highlight the diversity in this school and share a part of their culture through either song or dance. Just as in the past, this...

Appreciate your phys ed class

Angelina Liu November 13, 2013

Townsend Harris gym. The mere thought of it could make almost any Harrisite cringe. We’ve all been there—that initial disbelief when we first heard the rumors. Despite our desire to quit, we endured...

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