Author: Dara Rosen

English teacher Felicia Burgin protests in front of MSD with other teachers. Photo by Nyan Clarke

MSD teachers protest recent administrative changes

At 7:15 a.m. at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s marquee over 60 faculty members met, signs in hand, and stood in protest. After the decision to remove and investigate Assistant Principals Winfred Porter, Denise Reed, Jeff Morford and Security Specialist Kelvin Greenleaf from MSD, many faculty members were confused and frustrated by the decision. So with a determined state of […]

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The Many Faces of Trauma. Students feel stress and experience trauma frequently at MSD. Photo illustartion by Nyan Clarke

MSD students and faculty learn and use different methods to cope with trauma

*This story was co-written by Dara Rosen & Anna Dittman. After experiencing a tragedy, the seed of trauma is planted. It can grow and become a life-long struggle that requires care and attention to tame. There is always the possibility that an individual will endure a distressing experience, ultimately scarring them for the rest of their lives. From physical and […]

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Taylor Swift begins “Reputation” tour

Taylor Swift begins “Reputation” tour

*Co-written by Dara Rosen and Taylor Yon From May 8 to Nov. 9, Taylor Swift is conducting a worldwide stadium tour for her latest album, “Reputation.” The tour will consist of 51 total shows, ranging from North America to Europe and New Zealand. Swift is a 10-time grammy award winning artist who has made six studio albums with “Reputation” being […]

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Leaders answer questions and discuss school safety. Photo by Dara Rosen

BCPS holds school safety forum

Broward County Public Schools announced on Tuesday, April 10 that they would hold a public forum to discuss safety issue in schools on Wednesday, April 18. The forum was held at Plantation High School and the Superintendent of BCPS, Robert Runcie, along with other Broward County leadership and BCPS school board members spoke. The forum was scheduled to start at […]

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The Aerie staff works on the yearbook. Photo by Anna Dittman

CNN writes factually incorrect article about Aerie Yearbook

On Thursday, March 22, CNN released an article regarding the sale of MSD’s Aerie Yearbook. This article was filled with false information and quotes taken out of context. The article, “Parkland survivors will take a painful, personal experience public with a yearbook available nationally,” is already incorrect based on the title itself. “And now they’ll turn a normally private chronicle […]

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[Brief] MSD women’s JV soccer team defeats Cooper City High School

On Saturday, Dec. 16 at 10 a.m., the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School women’s junior varsity soccer team won against Cooper City High School with a final score of 2-0. Raquel Alvarado (7) and Chloe Rogers (8) each scored one goal with assists from Molly Marks (18) and Kayli Hendry (15). “Our mentality going into the game was to put […]

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[Brief] MSD women’s junior varsity soccer wins against Pembroke Pines Charter High School

The women’s junior varsity soccer team played Pembroke Pines Charter High School on Saturday, Dec. 16 at 12:40 p.m. The MSD lady eagles defeated the Jaguars with a final score of 8-0. Emily Burke (16) brought in two goals for the team with assists from Kayli Hendry (15). Hendry, Katelyn Gomez (24), Francesca Lozano (9) and Molly Marks (18) also […]

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[Brief] Women’s JV soccer team ties with Cypress Bay High School

On Monday, Dec. 11 at 5:00 p.m. on the Marjory Stoneman Douglas home field, the Lady Eagles junior varsity soccer team took on the Lightnings from Cypress Bay High School. The Lady Eagles tied with the Lightnings with no points scored for either team. “I was super happy on how we performed today, we were super aggressive and we played […]

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[Brief] Women’s JV Soccer defeats Deerfield Beach High School

On Saturday, Dec. 9 at 10:00 a.m., the Women’s Junior Varsity Soccer Team took on Deerfield Beach High School at the DBHS field. The Lady Eagles defeated the Bucks with a final score of 8-0. Katelyn Gomez (24) brought in three goals, one assisted by Francesca Lozano (9). Molly Marks (18) scored two goals with assists from Nicole Gutierrez (19) […]

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[Brief] Women’s JV Soccer Team loses to St. Thomas Aquinas High School

The Women’s Junior Varsity Soccer Team played St. Thomas Aquinas High School on Saturday, Dec. 9 at 12:40 p.m. at Deerfield Beach High School. The MSD Lady Eagles lost to the Raiders with a final score of 1-0. “We dominated the field the whole game but sadly couldn’t finish. We connected our passes very well and never gave up even […]

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