Category: COVID-19

Many kids have turned to playing video games in order to combat the boredom of quarantine. Photo by Julianne LoFurno

How families are keeping elementary-aged kids entertained during COVID-19

Quarantine has brought up various new challenges that many people must learn to face. From not being able to attend school or work and not seeing any friends or extended family, the most difficult obstacle people must overcome is boredom. Even though this issue affects […]

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Dominican immigrant Paty Banks cleans donated groceries before bringing them into her home on April 16, 2020 in Long Island, New York. Banks said she hasn't worked in her job as a home health care worker for a month due to the coronavirus crisis. The groceries were purchased by the Democratic Socialists of America in Nassau County, Long Island. (John Moore/Getty Images)

[Opinion list] Ways to help your local health care workers, first responders and medical professionals

Bianca NavasHi! My name is Bianca Navas and I’m a second year writer for the eagle eye. I’m a senior and love writing editorials and news stories.More Posts

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Brothers Josh and Adam Buchwald have created Promise to Humanity to encourage others to continue social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

MSD students create websites and Instagram accounts during the COVID-19 pandemic

With the COVID-19 pandemic isolating many individuals across the world, some have taken the time to create websites and Instagram accounts during quarantine. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students have been involved with this act of community awareness and work in groups of two or […]

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While in quarantine, students have begun to miss aspects of their normal routine, such as sports.

MSD students are eager to make plans after quarantine

While in quarantine, students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have been unable to participate in their usual activities, whether it be hanging out with friends or going out to restaurants. Many students are eager to return to their daily routine as they begin to […]

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Broward County Public Schools has created a survey to gain insight on distant learning from students and their families

Broward County Public Schools has created a survey to gain insight on distant learning from students and their families

The COVID-19 outbreak has taken a toll on everyone’s lives and affected the format of student learning across the United States. As a result of school closures and social distancing requirements, students are now finishing their fourth quarter online through school and video call platforms […]

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MSD graduation ceremony moves to a virtual platform

MSD graduation ceremony moves to a virtual platform

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many events have been postponed, moved to virtual platforms or even canceled completely. The cancellations of events where a large number of people would normally gather have greatly affected high school seniors. Current seniors at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School […]

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Thousands of beach-goers enjoy a warm, sunny day at the beach amid state-mandated stay-at-home and social distancing guidelines in a bid to stave off the coronavirus pandemic in Huntington Beach, Calif., on Saturday, April 25, 2020. (Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Some MSD students are choosing to social distance, while others are not

Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the way that we carry out our day-to-day activities has changed drastically. Due to the dangers of the virus, the public is encouraged to take precautions to keep themselves and others safe during these increasingly dangerous times. These precautions include […]

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MSD teacher, Mr. Jeff Foster, shares what his day in quarantine looks like

MSD teacher, Mr. Jeff Foster, shares what his day in quarantine looks like

Entering month three of quarantine, it’s not only the students’ lives that have changed, but also the daily routine of teachers has been altered in order to adjust to the circumstances of COVID-19. Now that students are completing their fourth quarter of school online, teachers […]

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A day in the life of junior Lindsey Salomone

A day in the life of junior Lindsey Salomone

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, there have been drastic changes in the lives of all civilians, including students. In the hopes of not falling into a dull routine, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School junior Lindsey Salomone is determined to remain active.  The quarantine […]

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Seth and Jason Klein decided to shave off their hair during the pandemic. Photo by Samantha Goldblum

People try new hairstyles during quarantine

As a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many people are staying isolated at home. All this extra free time has led to people trying new things with their appearances. Experimenting with clothing, makeup and even new body workouts are ways to pass time. One […]

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