Tag: Marjory Stoneman Douglas

Parallelism between The Shining and Doctor Sleep. Photos by Warner Bros Pictures

[Review] Doctor Sleep successfully bridges King and Kubrick

Since its release in 1980, Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining has torn fans. After Kubrick strayed too far from Stephen King’s novel, many debated over whether it was a work of art or just a bad adaptation. Stephen King himself publicly disliked the movie and disagreed […]

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[Review] Fairly Frightful and Definitely Delightful: Luigi’s Mansion 3

[Review] Fairly Frightful and Definitely Delightful: Luigi’s Mansion 3

Nintendo’s latest edition of the Ghostbuster-inspired series, Luigi’s Mansion, was released on the very fitting day of Halloween. This is the series’ return to the home console after its previous game, “Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon”, was released mostly on the decommissioned Nintendo 3DS in 2013, […]

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Key Club throws prom for residents at Aston Gardens

Key Club throws prom for residents at Aston Gardens

On Wednesday, Nov. 13, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Key Club threw a special prom for residents at Aston Gardens in Parkland. This consisted of a small dance with a photo booth, desserts and other fun activities. “At the event we had music, which […]

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Sophomore Hayden Redshaw and junior Chloe Rogers holding their posters representing individuals who have been negatively affected by drug and alcohol abuse.

Students and staff participate in Red Ribbon Week at MSD

On Tuesday, Nov. 12 through Friday, Nov. 15, the students and staff of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School participated in Red Ribbon Week to remind students to live a safe, healthy and drug-free life.  The peer counseling students informed their peers about how dangerous drugs […]

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Principal Michelle Kefford and MSD teacher Shanthi Viswanathan recieve check from EKAL representatives and volunteers. Photo taken by Bianca Navas

MSD receives donation from the EKAL Foundation

The EKAL Foundation presented a check of $43,000 to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School principal Michelle Kefford on Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 9:30 a.m. This donation was gifted to MSD in order to help students, faculty and school resources. “We’re very grateful that this organization […]

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Key Club hosts a week-long event to promote community service

Key Club hosts a week-long event to promote community service

Key Club is a very large organization at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School where students show leadership and build character by performing various acts of services. Being in Key Club comes with great responsibility and commitment to help the community. Members have the opportunity to […]

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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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A to-do-list of unrealistic standards students often feel the must live up to due to pressure from their parents. Photo by Samantha Goldblum

Parents’ expectations are set too high for children

The recent college admission scandal involving Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman and other accused parents in March raises questions about parents’ high expectations for their children. Clearly, these accused parents were disappointed with their children’s ability to succeed academically and gain entry into the universities their […]

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SGA volunteers at Eagle Ridge Elementary Halloween celebration

SGA volunteers at Eagle Ridge Elementary Halloween celebration

On Friday, Nov. 1, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s Student Government Association members volunteered at Eagle Ridge Elementary, a nearby school in Coral Springs. At Eagle Ridge, the theme was “Hotel Transylvania” and SGA helped set up games, posters, food stands, arts and crafts and […]

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Eagle Regiment earns second place at Striking Cobra Invitational

Eagle Regiment earns second place at Striking Cobra Invitational

Everyone knows the good times can’t last forever, and the same applies to the Eagle Regiment. After a great season — first place overall at Falcon Sound, fifth place at BOA Orlando and superior ratings at a Music Performance Assessment — the band received its […]

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