Tag: Tara Gaines

Students go crazy for cars at MSD

Students go crazy for cars at MSD

  According to senior Kyle Wills, his obsession with cars first started in fourth grade. When he lived in Atlanta, Georgia his dad brought him to an exotic car dealership where he was able to see some of the coolest cars in the world. “The owner of the dealership thought that it was neat that a nine-year-old was so interested in […]

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Review: “Culture” takes over the music chart

Review: “Culture” takes over the music chart

Fans worldwide have been waiting for the official release of Migos’ new album, “Culture.” Migos has always managed to eschew the rules of mainstream rap and have created unique music of their own that fans go wild for. In the real world, “Culture“ consists of mix tapes and one-offs. Migos had a rough period of time where everything they wrote was […]

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MSD launches MIT Launch club

*This story was originally published in the December 2016 issue of the Eagle Eye* The Launch Club, sponsored by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), aims to provide materials and support high school launch clubs and help foster entrepreneurial skills and mindsets for members. The club then uses those materials to help create startups that follow MIT’s standards. The club […]

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Students flock to Chick N’ Treats for bubble tea

Students flock to Chick N’ Treats for bubble tea

A new trend to the Parkland/Coral Springs area is rapidly increasing in popularity: bubble tea. Bubble tea, also known as pearl milk tea, boba milk tea, boba juice or boba, is a Thai tea-based drink invented in the 1980s. Most bubble tea recipes contain a tea base mixed with fruit or milk, to which chewy tapioca balls or fruit jellies […]

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MSD hosts fifth annual Special Olympics

MSD hosts fifth annual Special Olympics

On Thursday, Dec. 15, the annual Special Olympics took place on the Marjory Stoneman Douglas football field. The Special Olympics is an organization brought to schools to help disabled students participate in various athletic events. MSD was chosen to host the event for the fifth consecutive time. Setup began at 7:40 a.m. for the event, which began at 9:45 a.m. Volunteers and […]

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Students participate in Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week started on Oct 25. Students from the peer counseling class worked to put a stop to drugs and underage drinking. Red Ribbon Week was created after Drug Enforcement Administration Agent Enrique “Kiki” Camarena in 1985 was kidnapped, tortured and brutally murdered in 1985. To celebrate the meaning of Red Ribbon Week, students dressed up for themed days. On Monday, students […]

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[Brief] Lady Eagles volleyball takes on Monarch

On Tuesday, Sept. 20, the women’s junior varsity and varsity volleyball games took place in the gym at Monarch High at 6:00 p.m. The teams were playing against a huge rival, Monarch. The women had been waiting for weeks to play the game, and were excited to see what the outcome of the sets would be. “I’ve been waiting for […]

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Peer counseling promotes peace with project

Peer counseling promotes peace with project

In 1981, the United Nations General Assembly unanimously declared Sept. 21 a day devoted to “commemorating and strengthening the ideals of peace both within and among all nations and peoples.” Thus, to promote ideals of peace within the MSD campus in honor this day, peer counselors  decorated the school’s grounds with chalk art. This included a combination of quotes and illustrations. “It […]

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[Brief] JV and varsity volleyball teams defeat JP Taravella

On Thursday, Sept. 15, the women’s junior varsity and varsity volleyball  teams played matches at home at 4:30 p.m. The teams played against local rival, J.P. Taravella High School. According to setter Danielle Gilbert, the varsity team was excited to play Taravella because they felt the had a good chance at defeating them. Gilbert encouraged the other players, telling them, “I’m ready, I know […]

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