Tag: diversity

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Philipa Soo acting as Alexander and Eliza Hamilton in the Disney Plus version of the Broadway show, “Hamilton”. Photo courtesy of Disney Plus

Four years after its Broadway debut, ‘Hamilton’ is still relevant in pop culture

Rap songs, a history lesson and viral trends galore. “Hamilton” has taken the world by storm. Created by the well-known actor, producer and singer, Lin-Manuel Miranda, the musical “Hamilton” originally debuted on Broadway in August 2015. Since then, the show has become a world-wide sensation, […]

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Phtot by Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times/TNS

Representation in Hollywood affects how we view ourselves

Representation in Hollywood movies is far more than cast statistics, it impacts the viewers as movies and television shows have a dramatic effect on how consumers view many aspects of their lives. Ideas and expectations come from experiences, and people virtually experience media constantly. “Stories […]

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Senior Mei-Ling Ho-Shing moves to the beat during the Jamaican performance at the Dec. 11 multicultural show. Photo by Nyan Clarke

MSD students express their cultures through dance

*This story was co-written by Einav Cohen and Thais Guerra In the sea of students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, it can often be difficult to stand out. Each and every student comes from a unique identity to be cultivated. In an effort to […]

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MSD’s campus changes since inaugural year

MSD’s campus changes since inaugural year

Before cell phones were a necessity and teachers would text students all the homework and class information, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School had a very different look and feel than it does now. 1.  Smaller student body In MSD’s inaugural year there were 2,000 less […]

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