Today at approximately 12:30 p.m., Danilo Mendoza broke Stuart Kernohan’s VAMPY record by consuming 101 bowls of Cinnamon Toast Crunch …
During my first year of VAMPY in 2013, I was introduced to one of our greatest talent show traditions. Eight otherwise unassuming boys got on stage and performed a hilarious dance routine to Cascada’s techno masterpiece, “Everytime We Touch.”
If asked to describe mathematics in one word, many people would respond “hard” or “ew!” It’s easy to perceive a world full of numbers as a bunch of nonsense jumbled together with obscure rules or a language filled with random symbols and Greek letters. Yet, the VAMPY students in Mathematics, a course involving rigorous studying, challenge problems, origami, and lectures, have started to unravel the secrets of this subject.
Siblings: the people who make you laugh the hardest — and yell the loudest. The people who think they know everything about you — and sometimes do. Siblings attending VAMPY together is as much of a tradition as Paper Theatre and friendship bracelets.
On Tuesday morning, our class analyzed historical rankings contrasting the presidencies of George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush. The students shared topics they had researched that occurred during the first term of George W. Bush and watched a clip about his presidency.