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2020 Midterms set to occur at home; unlike any year before

2020 Midterms set to occur at home; unlike any year before

As the 2020-21 school year nears winter break, various questions have been raised about how the traditional midterm tests will be conducted with a large portion of the student body e-Learning at home. Beginning on Tuesday, Dec. 15, these tests will occur throughout the week, […]

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A policy change will give students more reasons to take official, college-level exams after they finish rigorous classes. [File photo]

End-of-Quarter Testing makes for stressful end to semester

One of the most soul-crushing feelings for a high school students is watching their grade drop an entire letter grade right at the end of the quarter. This horror becomes a reality come the first few weeks of December as teachers enter last minute, heavily […]

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Protest for Change. Seniors Sarah Chadwick  and Kirsten McConnell and alumna Tyra Hemans protest in front of the Alabama State Courthouse for common sense gun laws. Photo courtesy of Emilee McGovern

March For Our Lives student organizers embark on two-month bus tour to engage with youth voters and activists

At the March For Our Lives on March 24, 2018, Marjory Stoneman Douglas student Cameron Kasky welcomed the 800,000 protesters in Washington, D.C. and the millions watching at home to “the revolution.” Over 800 cities across the country were ablaze with the fiery anger of […]

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