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Moderation of cell phone usage during class time

Moderation of cell phone usage during class time

Cell phones have been around since the 1970s and have advanced in many different aspects. Artificial Intelligence assistants, touchscreens, advanced displays and professional-quality cameras are just a few common examples of the technology we use on our phones today.  79% of the teenage population in […]

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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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MSD women’s varsity basketball team win a close game against Cooper City

On Friday, January 17, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas women’s varsity basketball team played away against Cooper City High School. They won with a close final score of 41-40. “Tonight’s game was really close, but I’m proud of the girls for putting their best effort and […]

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MSD hosts district middle school debate tournament

MSD hosts district middle school debate tournament

On Tuesday, Jan. 14, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School hosted a debate competition for 750 middle school students from Broward County. Teachers and students from approximately 35 schools started arriving shortly after 1 p.m. and were directed to the auditorium. Once they were organized, the […]

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Junior Abel Ossers basks in the spotlight as he accepts the title of Mr. Douglas. 
Photo by Kaleela Rosenthal

LED Dance Club hosts their annual Mr. Douglas pageant

On Wednesday, Jan. 15 at 7 p.m, Marjory Stoneman Douglas’ annual Mr. Douglas male beauty pageant was hosted in the school auditorium. An entrance fee of $5 was charged to attendees in hopes of raising proceeds towards the LED Dance Club. Handheld fan faces of […]

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Voluntary suicide prevention training is given to MSD students

Voluntary suicide prevention training is given to MSD students

Throughout the week of Jan. 13 to Jan. 17, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students had the opportunity to attend a voluntary suicide prevention training seminar during their personalization classes. The purpose of the seminar was to increase awareness and educate students on the warning signs […]

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MSD women’s varsity basketball are faced with defeat against Gibbons

On Thursday, January 16, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas women’s varsity basketball team encountered a loss against Cardinal Gibbons High School. The final score of the game was 58-15. They also applauded seniors and had their very own senior night.  “Tonight was very important to me […]

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Students are constantly viewing colleges on social media sites. Photo by Maria Vera

Colleges should be able to use social media accounts to influence admission decisions

Social media, including Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat, requires mature and responsible users in order to make smart decisions and act with respectable behavior. All users need to be fully aware that whatever is posted is seen by everyone forever, whether the post is deleted or […]

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Taking on Tallahassee: Teachers rally in state capitol to demand funding for public education

Taking on Tallahassee: Teachers rally in state capitol to demand funding for public education

Reporting by Leni Steinhardt, Dara Rosen, Brianna Fisher, Ava Steil, Zoe Gordon, Fallon Trachtman, Darian Williams, Brianna Jesionowski, Kacie Shatzkamer, Ashley Ferrer, Nadia Murillo, Anisah Steele, Ivy Lam, Lily Singer, Bryan Ngyuen, Matthew Rosenthal and Fenthon Aristhomene. The Eagle EyeMore Posts – Website Follow Me:

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