Author: Ivy Lam

As a result of COVID-19, national testing such as the SAT and ACT have been canceled. Graphic by Brianna Jesionowski

SATs and ACTs canceled through May due to virus fears

For many juniors at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) and American College Test (ACT) are important exams in their high school careers. Amid the coronavirus outbreak, the April 4 ACT and CollegeBoard‘s May 2 SAT were canceled. “Initially I was […]

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April’s Performer of the Month: Peri Harris

April’s Performer of the Month: Peri Harris

Peri Harris, a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has been a thespian since first grade. Her first interaction with drama was when she saw a local theater company’s production of “High School Musical” and instantly fell in love with it. As she was […]

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Despite going into quarantine because of the coronavirus pandemic, students are still finding ways to stay active. Photo by Ivy Lam

How to stay active during quarantine

With concerns about the coronavirus pandemic across the United States, many Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students are exercising and staying active during quarantine in various ways, indoors and outdoors. “I have stayed active by going on runs and walks around my neighborhood and doing […]

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March’s Athlete of the Month: Gabby Greenwald

March’s Athlete of the Month: Gabby Greenwald

Gabby Greenwald, a freshman at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and a member of the MSD cross country and track and field team, has been selected as March’s Athlete of the Month. Born and raised in Coral Springs, Florida, Greenwald has dabbled in a multitude […]

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MSD art students participate in the memory project for Russian orphans

MSD art students participate in the memory project for Russian orphans

Seventeen select art students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have been working on an art assignment titled The Memory Project. Each student received a child’s picture from an orphanage in Russia to draw and color. For weeks, the advanced artists utilized time at home […]

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MSD Drama presents ‘Imaginary: A New Musical’

MSD Drama presents ‘Imaginary: A New Musical’

On March 5, 6 and 7, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s drama department presented their production “Imaginary: A New Musical.” The show began at 7 p.m. in the John Rusnak auditorium. Available for purchase online, adult tickets cost $13 and student tickets cost $8. Walk-ins […]

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March’s Musician of the Month: Hunter Frybergh

March’s Musician of the Month: Hunter Frybergh

Hunter Frybergh, a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has been a trombone player for six years. He was born in Coral Springs, Florida, moved to Long Island, New York for six months and then returned to live in Parkland, Florida. After his move […]

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Sophomore Ayla Bogart sings at one of her gigs. Photo courtesy of Ayla Bogart

February’s Musician of the Month: Ayla Bogart

Ayla Bogart, a sophomore at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has been a triple-threat performer for many years. She’s been a singer since she could talk, a dancer for ten years and a percussionist for five years. “I’ve always known music. I have loved music […]

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Senior Sari Kaufman smiles with “MyVote" on her laptop, the website she created with the help of senior Jacob Kanfer and Duke professor David McAdams.

Seniors Sari Kaufman and Jacob Kanfer launch educational website ‘MyVote’

On Tuesday, Feb. 18, Sari Kaufman, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, launched MyVote. The website is an interactive voter education database that aims to help voters understand who candidates are and what policies they support. With the upcoming 2020 presidential election set […]

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MSD administration offers rewards for information about damage caused in school restrooms

MSD administration offers rewards for information about damage caused in school restrooms

During the school day on Monday, Feb. 10, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students were shocked when MSD Principal Michelle Kefford delivered an announcement over the school-wide intercom during third period, which alerted students to a growing problem here at MSD. This important message shed […]

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