Author: Lauren Newman

Hurricane Matthew threatens MSD

Hurricane Matthew threatens MSD

With Hurricane Matthew approaching, Marjory Stoneman Douglas has begun to prepare for the storm. Hurricane Matthew is expected to hit Florida and has been predicted to reach Parkland by Thu. Oct. 4. This dangerous storm already struck Haiti, taking many lives. According to CNN, the category four hurricane dumped almost 40 inches of rain on the impoverished nation, and it […]

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Creepy clowns cause credible concern

Creepy clowns cause credible concern

Recently, on social media platforms such as Twitter, there has been spreading awareness of “creepy clown” sightings in South Florida. These clowns, who have made online threats to local high schools (many in Palm Beach County), have now extended their threats to include Marjory Stoneman Douglas; while there is little evidence to prove that this is a substantiated concern, these sinister yet […]

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Pokemon Go goes viral

Pokemon Go goes viral

On Jul. 6, 2016 the app of the summer, Pokemon Go, was released to all IOS and Android users. The free game was developed by Niantic Inc. as part of a long chain of Pokemon-themed games, shows, and merchandise. Pokemon Go is an augmented reality game in which people attempt to catch as many pokemon as possible. The thing that […]

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Fun or Felony? School locks vandalized, leading to thousands in damage

Fun or Felony? School locks vandalized, leading to thousands in damage

The morning of May 19, 2016, teachers, students and administrators entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas to discover that they could not get into many of the school’s outdoor classrooms after the keyholes of many doors were filled with a thick super glue (a relative of the highly adhesive liquid nail product). This incident is the result of one of the most costly pranks […]

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Seniors recommend classes to take next year

Seniors recommend classes to take next year

Lauren NewmanLauren is a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. She is the an editor for the school news magazine, The Eagle Eye. She is also a senior class senator and president of Mu Alpha Theta.More Posts

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Douglas students win MLK Literary Awards

Douglas students win MLK Literary Awards

In early January, Marjory Stoneman Douglas students, Sarah Hale and Jessica Chung, were awarded MLK Literary awards by the Screening Committee of the Broward County School Board.. The theme of this year’s competition was “Continuing Our Commitment to Equality and Peace – 25 years and beyond.” For the competition, contestants were required to write what their plans for continuing their […]

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(Photo Gallery) Coffee House

Lauren NewmanLauren is a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. She is the an editor for the school news magazine, The Eagle Eye. She is also a senior class senator and president of Mu Alpha Theta.More Posts

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Eagle Regiment takes second place at states

Eagle Regiment takes second place at states

After several exhausting months of nonstop practice, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas band finally made its way to their final competition for the season. The group first competed at several regional competitions. On Nov. 7, they brought home a first place trophy with a score of 92.7. The band was rated a Distinguished Superior, the highest possible rating, and won Best […]

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Is the 2016-2017 school year starting early?

The Broward County School Board has been considering ending summer vacation early for the 2016-2017 school year. At the most recent meeting, members have decided to start school on the original date, Aug. 22 instead of Aug. 15. Because of this decision the last day of school will be later to account for the difference. “We as a board have […]

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MSD student earns Nordstrom scholarship

MSD student earns Nordstrom scholarship

The Nordstrom Scholarship is worth $10,000 and is awarded to only 80 high school students each year throughout the United States. Nordstrom is thrilled to help dozens of outstanding students reach their goals of attending a four-year university. Senior Isaac Hetzroni, a self-proclaimed over-achiever, recently earned one of these rare Nordstrom scholarships. He holds the title of Senior Class President, and […]

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