Author: Matthew Rosenthal

Seniors Nick Joseph and Isaac Christian represent MSD on Broward County’s graduation committee

Seniors Nick Joseph and Isaac Christian represent MSD on Broward County’s graduation committee

On Saturday, April 18, Florida Governor Ron Desantis announced the closure of school for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year due to the COVID-19 outbreak. With schools officially being closed for the rest of the school year, seniors are concerned as to what will […]

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Class of 2020 board posts video dedicated to the senior class to spread positivity

Due to the recent closure of schools for the 2019-2020 school year by Governor Ron DeSantis, seniors have officially lost out on the last couple months of their last year of high school.  Before Broward County Public Schools releases any information regarding special events such […]

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The Magnolia Movie Theater parking lot is empty due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Photo by Travis Newberry.

Movies will not be featured in theaters and are going straight to on-demand due to the coronavirus outbreak

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, movie theaters across the globe have temporarily shut their doors, including local theaters AMC and Magnolia Theaters. Instead of movies not being displayed at this time of year, production companies have decided to feature these movies on demand.  Rather than […]

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President of the Broward Teachers Union, Anna Fusco, addresses the BTU members at the latest Impasse meeting.

Broward County Public School teachers set to vote on contract changes

For the first time ever, Broward County Public School teachers are casting their ballots online this week to vote to either accept or reject changes to their contract amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The ratification vote comes after months of tension, failed negotiations and a final […]

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Making an Impact. Co-president of Save What’s Left, Daniel Bishop, empties recycling cans from classrooms into the recycling dumpster at MSD on Thursday, Nov. 14. Save What’s Left collects recycling every second and fourth Thursday after school. “Save What’s Left is an organization that puts the environment first in a world that is constantly trying to destroy it,” Bishop said. “Recycling allows our school to do its part in the work that must be done to better the environment.” Photo by Brianna Jesionowski

Save What’s Left focuses on saving the environment

With a new sponsor, new members and a new attitude, the Save What’s Left club at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is looking to make the campus a more eco-friendly place.  After being less active for the past few years, Save What’s Left is welcoming […]

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Dance Marathon announces amount raised during push week

Dance Marathon announces amount raised during push week

At Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the week of Dec. 9 to Dec. 13 was known as push week for Dance Marathon participants. The goal of push week is to motivate people to raise money and improve registration efforts for MSD’s annual Dance Marathon before […]

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Principal Michelle Kefford stands in front of her 25th birthday cake. Photo by Bianca Navas

MSD staff celebrates Principal Kefford’s birthday

On Thursday, Nov. 7 at 12:15 p.m. in the Media Center the staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School celebrated Principal Michelle Kefford’s “25th” birthday.  “A group of staff gathered together and decided to put on a nice event for our fellow principal. We thought […]

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MSD hosts third annual ‘Trunk or Treat’

MSD hosts third annual ‘Trunk or Treat’

Trunk or Treat is an event put on for families of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and Parkland community which is organized and planned by the Leadership students at MSD. Every Halloween for the past three years, MSD students have spent hours decorating their […]

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Introducing Tony. Senior Jacob Bigelman wears the new school mascot, Tony the Eagle, at the annual Pig Bowl game at Cumber Stadium on Sept. 20, 2019. The Eagles won 41-19 against Coral Springs High School. Photo by Ariana Perez

MSD receives mascot costume donation; SGA searches for student to become ‘Tony the Eagle’

With the start of the 2019-2020 school year, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School acquired a new addition to the Eagle family: a mascot. The Tony the Eagle costume was donated to MSD by Amazing Mascots.  Kelly Frank, the president of Amazing Mascots and the woman […]

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Photo provided by Jesús Luzardo

MSD baseball alumni, Jesús Luzardo, heads to the Major Leagues

From a young age, Jesús Luzardo always dreamed about playing baseball in the Major Leagues. While playing for 19 years, he developed a passion for the sport; later on, Luzardo decided he only wanted to be a pitcher.  “Growing up I had many inspirations but […]

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