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MSD students win Congressional App Challenge

MSD students win Congressional App Challenge

Every year, members of the United States House of Representatives hold district-wide Congressional App challenges for middle and high school students. In Florida’s 22nd district, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School seniors, Scott Newman, Tyler Jarboe and Brian Jarboe, won for their Museum of Discovery and Science App. The Congressional App challenge is meant to encourage students’ interest in coding and […]

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MSD senior brings the community together to raise money for memorials through “Create Your Peace”

MSD senior brings the community together to raise money for memorials through “Create Your Peace”

On Dec. 9, at the Pine Trails Park amphitheater, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students and community members participated in the Create Your Peace event organized by senior Jessica Frengut. The purpose of this event was to give the community an outlet to express their emotions through arts and crafts while also raising money for permanent memorial installations in honor […]

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[Brief] Men’s varsity basketball team beats Taravella High School

On Dec. 11, the men’s varsity basketball team went up against the Taravella High School Trojans. The final score of the game was 46-39. The Eagles took the lead early into the game and maintained it until the end, giving them the win. The game against the Trojans was a conference win for the Eagles, tying them with Coral Springs […]

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Start the holiday season right with this movie watch list

It’s the holiday season and that means binge watching Christmas movies! So cozy up around the fire, throw on your festive sweater and get comfortable because it’s going to be a long ride. Here is the top ten movies that should be watched this holiday season.    Reviews done by Mackenzie Quinn   Leni SteinhardtLeni Steinhardt is a member […]

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Autumn de Forest visits MSD

Autumn de Forest visits MSD

Autumn de Forest is a 17 year old artist who has been creating masterpieces since the age of five and has not stopped ever since. On Dec. 7, de Forest came to Marjory Stoneman Douglas to share her creative outlet with other student artists. De Forest entered the world of art when she walked into her garage and saw her […]

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Review: Bohemian Rhapsody leaves fans in awe

Review: Bohemian Rhapsody leaves fans in awe

The song, Bohemian Rhapsody, was originally released in 1977 and has been back on the charts these past couple of weeks, currently holding the spot at number 50. Undoubtedly that is due to the popularity of the dramatic biography Bohemian Rhapsody directed by Bryan Singer which reveals the story behind the making of the band Queen and the secret life […]

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[Brief] Men’s varsity basketball team defeats Coral Glades High School

On Dec. 7 the men’s varsity basketball team went up against the Coral Glades High School Jaguars. The final score of the game was 68-56. The Eagles outplayed the Jaguars on offense and defense easily winning the game. The game against the Jaguars was a big conference win for the Eagles, moving them one game closer to districts. “We played […]

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Review: FTR Book “Want” illustrates the dangers of pollution

Review: FTR Book “Want” illustrates the dangers of pollution

In Cindy Pon’s novel Want readers are taken on a journey to near-future Taipei where the air is so polluted that there are specialized suits which only the rich can afford, leaving the poor to suffer. We are introduced to Jason Zhou, an orphan who is determined to change his city for the better. The suits are monopolized by Jin […]

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Instant Family provides viewers with the good, the bad and the ugly of the parenting and the foster care system.

Instant Family provides viewers with the good, the bad and the ugly of the parenting and the foster care system.

On Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 the heartwarming film Instant Family hit theaters around the world. The film features hollywood stars, such as Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne, and many more. The movie was directed and produced by Sean Anders, and also produced by Wahlberg. The movie follows the life of married couple, Pete (Wahlberg) and Ellie Wagner (Byrne), as they navigate […]

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Hayley Siegel and Amy Kenny relax through yoga.

The Center of Mind-Body Medicine trains Peer Counselors to cope with stress

After the tragedy on Feb. 14, many students and adults were traumatized, developing anxiety and PTSD. To help cope with the draining and emotional effects, representatives from The Center of Mind-Body Medicine came to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School to teach students and faculty tools that can be used to help them move forward, healing along the way. After a […]

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