Tag: Stoneman Douglas High School

It's the Great Pumpkin. Starbucks now has a limited time offer Great Pumpkin Frappuccino. Photo by Mackenzie Quinn

[Multimedia] Fall foods to try at home

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Among Us home page. You can choose between online and local. Tutorial on how to play and free play.

[Review] “Among Us” is the new best thing

The game “Among Us,”  created back in 2018 by InnerSloth, has started to gain a lot of popularity since early September. This game can be played on any mobile device, including Androids, Apples and PCs.  In “Among Us,” there are crewmates and imposters who are […]

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Senior Connor Lieberman walks through the field during an MSD football practice, wearing his mask as mandated by coaches.

MSD sports teams set different rules for mask usage

During a time whre there is no definitive answer on how to integrate COVID-19 protections into daily life, finding a way to participate in sports with a lower risk of contracting the coronavirus has led to coaches taking action. There is a general consensus on […]

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Broward County Public Schools returned to their old schedules on Oct. 9.

Students express how they feel about going back to the old school schedule

Now that Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is physically reopening to students, the School Board of Broward County decided to revert to the normal schedule used in school years before the COVID-19 pandemic. Schools must return to their normal school operating hours in order to […]

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Volunteers check in a student athlete at a voluntary conditioning session. Student athletes must be submit to a health screening before entering the campus for conditioning. Photo by Destiny Cazaeu

MSD fall sports teams begin voluntary conditioning; official practices to start Monday

Football was one of the two MSD sports to begin voluntary conditioning once the school year began. On Sep. 21, both the Marjory Stoneman Douglas varsity football team and the men’s and women’s cross country teams held their first voluntary conditioning session of the season. […]

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Broward County Public Schools give students the option to stay-at-home or attend physical school.

[Opinion] Broward County Public Schools should not reopen for face-to-face instruction

With the COVID-19 pandemic in full force, there is no reason why Broward County Public School students should resume face-to-face instruction during the coronavirus pandemic.  After completing an entire month of online school, the Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert W. Runcie was pressured by […]

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Graphic by Analisa Castronovo

Planned MSD renovations nearing end of planning phase

As part of Broward County Public Schools’ SMART Bond program, new art supplies, air conditioning units, roofs and a fire alarm system are coming to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.  In 2014, Broward County voters approved an $800 million bond to be paid through an […]

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Physical textbooks and online textbooks are both being utilized this school year. Each version has its own set of advantages and disadvantages. Photo by Destiny Cazeau

[Opinion] Physical textbooks are better than online textbooks

Since the COVID-19 pandemic started, schools across Broward County, including Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, have switched to virtual learning. As a result, the use of online textbooks for school has undoubtedly increased.          Physical and online textbooks essentially do the same job of providing students […]

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The COVID-19 pandemic has prevented student-athletes from getting scholarship offers and being scouted. Graphic by Julia Landy

COVID-19 affects student-athletes’ scholarships and scouting opportunities

This year has been full of chaos in a variety of ways. Since March, COVID-19 has affected students athletes at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, some of whom have spent years working towards earning a collegiate athletic scholarship. Quarterback Matt O’Dowd (4), linebacker Jahrel Wilson […]

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In this screenshot from the RNC's livestream of the 2020 Republican National Convention, U.S. President Donald Trump hosts a naturalization ceremony for new citizens in a pre-recorded video broadcasted during the virtual convention on August 25, 2020. (Photo Courtesy of the Committee on Arrangements for the 2020 Republican National Committee via Getty Images/TNS)

[Opinion] Tokenism must be addressed in American politics

As the world becomes more accepting and welcoming of others, more and more places have begun to experience more open diversity. Recently, businesses see a greater need for diversity and are hiring people accordingly to make it possible. This is great news for minorities and […]

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