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New “Improv club” takes off

New “Improv club” takes off

Improv Club, a new addition to the long list of activities at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, took the spotlight with an overwhelming turnout of over 20 new members at the first meeting on Oct. 13. The club plans to meet every other Tuesday in room 226 after school for various improve games, performances and guest speakers. The founder and president […]

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Democratic presidential hopefuls debate Oct. 13.

A great night for Democrats- it’s not debatable

It was a record breaking night for the Democratic party- 15.3 million people tuned into CNN to watch the first of the Democratic debates Tuesday Oct. 13, not counting the 980,000 who accessed online streams. 4.8 million of these people were between the ages of 25 and 54, the highest viewership ever for a Democratic debate in that age group. […]

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Mrs. Hitchcock's 5th Period Class

A Revolutionary Project

Every year, AP U.S. History teacher Lisa Hitchcock has her students simulate their choice of influential, yet relatively unknown participants of the American Revolution. Students are required to create a costume, visual, primary source and background information in order to accurately depict their figure. “I began doing the project about 10 years ago, in 2005,” Hitchcock said. “I had been looking […]

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Douglas Drama memorably performs Becoming Memories

Douglas Drama memorably performs Becoming Memories

As the cast and crew took their final bow, deafening cheers and applause cut through the reverent silence that had saturated Douglas’s auditorium for the last two hours, save for the bouts of laughter and sobbing. Douglas Drama’s latest production certainly made Saturday night an evening to remember as students performed Arthur Giron’s Becoming Memories for the last time. Performed […]

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Clockwise: Max Baron, Brandon Dubner, Drew Fletcher, Katherine Liu, Jessica Pan, Elisabeth Rodrigues, and Joanna Zhuang

Seven Douglas Seniors Chosen As PSAT Semifinalists

This past month seniors around the country found out whether or not they passed the cutoffs for the prestigious National Merit Scholarship, for which they took the PSAT last fall. Out of the 1.5 million students who took the test, 34,000 were given “Letters of Commendation” in order to recognize their success, and another 16,000 qualified as semifinalists for the […]

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A Friend in Fried

A Friend in Fried

  Oct. 5 was a day full of tears, hugs, and validation. As part of Marjory Stoneman Douglas DECA’s “I Am Enough” chapter project, international award-winning speaker, youth educator and HIV/AIDS advocate Scott Fried addressed MSD in an assembly geared to raise morale and inspire students. Co-leaders of the DECA public relations chapter project Emily Weingarten and Ryan Marks worked […]

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(Photo Gallery) Drum line and color guard give pre-game performance to boost spirit

(Photo Gallery) Drum line and color guard give pre-game performance to boost spirit

The MSD Drum Line surprised students with a pre-Pig Bowl performance to boost school spirit and get everyone excited for the coming game.   [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”6″ gal_title=”(Photo Gallery) Drum Lines Surprise Performance”] Liam HuttonLiam Hutton is a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School who spends most of his time looking through glass.More Posts

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(Photo Gallery) Pucker Up – Varsity Football team wins first Pig Bowl in 7 years

(Photo Gallery) Pucker Up – Varsity Football team wins first Pig Bowl in 7 years

[Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”5″ gal_title=”(Photo Gallery) Eagles vs. Colts – 2015 Pig Bowl”] The seven-year drought came to an end as the Varsity Eagles dominated the Coral Springs Colts in a 35-0 at Cumber Stadium on Friday, Oct. 2 to win the annual Pig Bowl. The Eagles were led by running back Lance Moise (24) and safety Owen Minott (12). Moise led […]

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Community mourns loss of Douglas alumnus

Community mourns loss of Douglas alumnus

In the wake of a tragic accident that left three graduates of Broward County high schools dead, the communities of Parkland, Coral Springs, and Tallahassee are grieving. On September 6, in Tallahassee, Douglas alumnus Kevin Boos got into a Chrysler P.T. Cruiser with JP Taravella alumni Vincenzo Libio and Morgan Carr, as well as Coral Springs Charter graduate Niko Bonilla. […]

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