Tag: Marjory Stoneman Douglas

The Academy releases 2020 Academy Award nominations

The Academy releases 2020 Academy Award nominations

2019 was an innovative and exciting year for filmmaking. It saw prominence with dark, character-driven movies like “Joker” and “The Irishman.” It saw jaw-dropping performances from actors like Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson in “Marriage Story” and Joaquin Phoenix in “Joker.” It also saw the […]

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“After Parkland” documentary debuts at Savor Cinema

“After Parkland” documentary debuts at Savor Cinema

On Wednesday, Jan. 22, the “After Parkland” documentary, directed by Emily Taguchi and Jake Lefferman, debuted at 7:30 p.m at Savor Cinema in Fort Lauderdale. Following this local screening, the film will be playing in theaters nationwide on Wednesday, Feb. 12. “After Parkland” is a […]

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Junior Rachel Kuperman wins second place in the SI Davie’s Human Trafficking Poster Competition

Junior Rachel Kuperman wins second place in the SI Davie’s Human Trafficking Poster Competition

On Thursday, Jan. 10, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School junior Rachel Kuperman took home second place and a $200 prize for the SI Davie’s Human Trafficking Poster Competition, a high school art competition that increases awareness about human trafficking. The competition was open to all […]

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Movies and shows like "High School Musical," "Victorious," "Suite Life of Zack and Cody" and "Lizzie McGuire" are a pivotal part of many teenagers' childhoods. Graphic by Darian Williams

Teenagers are stuck in an age of nostalgia

A wave of nostalgia has come over teenagers within recent years. Nostalgia is defined by the Merriam-Webster dictionary as “a wistful or excessively sentimental yearning for a return to or of some past period or irrecoverable condition.” While it can make people more connected, which […]

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Corey Hixon runs excitedly to hug "Military Makeover" co-host Art Edmonds

Lifetime TV’s “Military Makeover” transforms the Hixons’ home

Chris Hixon, a United States Navy veteran and the former athletic director and wrestling coach at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, passed away during the tragedy on Feb. 14, 2018, leaving his wife, Debra Hixon, and two sons, Corey and Thomas Hixon, behind. He selflessly […]

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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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Evan Golden displays two of his awards on the set of  "Eye on South Florida" . Photo Courtesy of Jack Namer

MSD Alumnus Evan Golden pursues a career as a local TV personality

2019 marks the 20 year anniversary of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s class of 1999. The graduates had their reunion on Saturday, Aug. 17 at the Funky Buddha Brewery in Oakland Park, Florida, where they were able to catch up with one another after two […]

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Senior Jameson Cohen is playing his trumpet during the Jazz band concert on Thursday.

MSD Jazz Band performs at winter concert

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s Jazz Bands 1 and 2 had their first winter concert of the year on Thursday, Dec. 5. The concert took place in the school’s auditorium from 7 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. and attendees had to pay an entry fee of […]

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MSD Key Club participates in SOS Walk

MSD Key Club participates in SOS Walk

On Saturday, Nov. 16, at 8 a.m., the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Key Club will be participating in the SOS Children’s Village Walk. SOS stands for Societas Socialis, which is the overall social club highlighting the goal of caring for foster kids.  Societas Socialis […]

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Sophomore Nya Owusu is awarded as the November Athlete of the Month. Portrait by Sam Grizelj

November’s Athlete of the Month: Nya Owusu

Nya Owusu, a sophomore at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and a member of MSD’s Eagle Regiment color guard, has been selected as November’s Athlete of the Month. Owusu was raised in the Saint Thomas U.S. Virgin Islands and moved to Florida at seven years […]

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