Lily Singer

October’s Scholar of the Month: Tehzib Philip

October’s Scholar of the Month: Tehzib Philip

Tehzib Philip, a sophomore at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has been selected as October’s Scholar of the Month. Philip sets himself apart from the rest of the student body by taking on a rigorous course load while still managing to play multiple sports.  While […]

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MSD students consider alternative Halloween activities

MSD students consider alternative Halloween activities

Now that fall is approaching, the question has been raised by kids and parents alike: is trick-or-treating canceled this year? The current answer isn’t a clear yes or no, because it’s truly up to how comfortable someone is going door-to-door and possibly coming in contact […]

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Chloe Ting workout videos rise in popularity during quarantine

Chloe Ting workout videos rise in popularity during quarantine

As a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, people around the world are following social distancing orders by staying quarantined in their homes. Students are completing their fourth quarter of school online, non-essential businesses are remaining closed and many parents are now working from home. […]

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President Donald Trump has floated the possibility of reopening parts of the economy by May 1. Public health experts have warned that may not be realistic. [ABACA PRESS/ TNS]

[Opinion] It’s too soon for the economy to open in coronavirus pandemic

Amidst the current coronavirus pandemic, the world has come to a screeching halt. With the closure of all non-essential businesses and over 1.5 billion people being told to stay home, the economies of many countries, including the United States, have felt the virus’ adverse effects.  […]

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College Board cancels June SAT in light of coronavirus pandemic

College Board cancels June SAT in light of coronavirus pandemic

Amid the current coronavirus pandemic, the College Board announced on Tuesday, April 16 that the June SAT will be canceled after previously reporting the cancellation of the May SAT. With over 2,181,043 confirmed cases and 145,457 deaths across 210 countries and territories as of April […]

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COVID-19 pandemic leads to environmental benefits

COVID-19 pandemic leads to environmental benefits

In recent weeks, COVID-19 has spread across the globe. The virus which originated in Wuhan, China has infected over 1.53 million people and killed over 93,000 people across the world as of April 9, according to CNN. There are countless negative impacts on the world’s […]

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University of Michigan students opened a smoothie and acai bowl shop inside the Ross School of Business. Photo courtesy of Sabeen Khan /Sabeen Khan/TNS

[Opinion List] Easy and healthy recipes to try during quarantine

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2020 Olympic Games postponed due to coronavirus pandemic

2020 Olympic Games postponed due to coronavirus pandemic

After weeks of deliberation by the International Olympic Committee, it was announced on Mar. 24 that the games would be postponed as a result of the ongoing coronavirus disease pandemic. The games were set to be held in Tokyo, Japan, starting with the opening ceremony […]

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Broward County Public Schools released the new school calendar for the 2020-2021 school year with various changes. The calendar details a later start date, the last day of the  Muslim holiday of Ramadan off and a week-long Thanksgiving break. Graphic by Brianna Jesionowski

Broward County Public Schools unveils new calendar for 2020-2021 school year

The Broward County School Board approved a new school calendar for the 2020-2021 school year with some notable changes. The calendar includes a five-day Thanksgiving break, and it also adds a day off on May 13 for the last day of Ramadan, a Muslim holiday. […]

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Taking on Tallahassee: Teachers rally in state capitol to demand funding for public education

Taking on Tallahassee: Teachers rally in state capitol to demand funding for public education

Reporting by Leni Steinhardt, Dara Rosen, Brianna Fisher, Ava Steil, Zoe Gordon, Fallon Trachtman, Darian Williams, Brianna Jesionowski, Kacie Shatzkamer, Ashley Ferrer, Nadia Murillo, Anisah Steele, Ivy Lam, Lily Singer, Bryan Ngyuen, Matthew Rosenthal and Fenthon Aristhomene.

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