As Darien receives a record amount of snowfall this winter, the always popular activity of sledding is in full force. Neirad's Chris Janson set out to find the best hills around town, coming up with a few secret spots that are just waiting to be sled upon.
While many students simply list off the activities they have undertaken on their college applications, one senior takes pride in all of her organizations, participating in close to 20 of them.
This month's biggest holiday is easily Valentines' Day. It always falls on the 14th of February and is usually celebrated by everyone. DHS lets it be known what it wants to do (or get) for the pinkest holiday of the year.
Credit Kara Glover Billhardt
You know those musical groups dressed in demure black, and heading programs at concert halls all over the world? Chamber music groups have been a rarity at DHS, but with this new all-senior group, times have changed. Read on to see what they've got to offer.
When does J + D = Z? Only when it's DHS math teacher Jenna D'Agostino, a certified Zumba teacher! Read on to find out how she can help you subtract the pounds!
Theatre 308 not making the cut? DHS's own drama program faces budget-cuts and a lack of support from the district and student population. Read on to find out more about this growing problem.
You may not think about it much (unless you just had English class), but it's a very different perspective of the world up there with the tall people of this school. NEIRAD takes you up into the clouds to find out the best and worst things about having a lofty life.
We here at NEIRAD don't know about you, but we're so excited for February break, even with all the snow days we're having. Check out some of the places these five people are exploring over this vacation. Everyone's looking forward to the chance to chill out this winter vacation.
Forget lugging home heavy college guide books from the library or bookstore - this website, newly discovered by DHS students, has all the dirt on colleges, including student reviews, for almost 7000 schools around the country.
A staple of the town for over 20 years, Janice Marzano has endeared herself to Darien community. As the director of the teen hotspot The Depot, Janice has put endless enthusiasm into every day of work. Read more about Janice's tireless effort and energetic attitude.
The Darien Library hosted 30 performers. An audience of almost 100. $550 total in prize money to be won. Reporter Samantha Wood gives in-depth coverage of the second annual talent show at the DL. Read on to see who performed what and in the end, who won the jackpot.
Under the direction of history teacher Mr. Buckley, the Mentors Program has found its way into freshmen homerooms. See how you can help to spice things up with a little senior advice.
What senior plays in the rock band Forging Utopia and sings with the Tudor Singers? Misha Kushnir, the rock-loving guitarist who's taking DHS by storm! Read on to find out more about this DHS rockstar.
DHS is full of students with plenty of talents, but few rival senior Chris Carmody. The Penn State bound senior expresses his skills on the golf course, the basketball court, and behind the drums. Jay Alter sat down with Chris and gave him a challenge you cannot miss.
A dazzling new Spanish teacher has arrived in DHS! Senorita Massari's vibrant personality and her unique flair brightens up the halls of 3rd floor B-Wing every day—read on to find out how she got to her foreign language career here at DHS!
What makes Joe Haddad so special? He creates magic in the art wing, and he shares his superb artistic talent with the drama department. Beloved by his friends and peers, Haddad may very well be the next artistic genius.
Neirad Enilno is Darien High School’s student-run newspaper. This website is updated monthly with news, articles, profiles, and reviews written by students. Because Neirad Enilno is not constrained by size limitations we invite all members of the Darien High School community to submit articles on any topic, in any format be it print, audio or video, at any time. To submit an article or to propose an idea for an article please contact the Neirad faculty advisors Stacey Wilkins, Sybil O’Hare or Sean Otterspoor.
Last Modified 02/8/11