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Black Student Union celebrates African American achievements

Vishaka Choudhary, Commons Editor

March 2, 2020

Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans, recognizing the role of they played in U.S. history, honored by every president since 1976 as a month of celebration and recognition for African A...

Online Exclusive: Thursday Night Live displays talents

Hannah Rah, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

Talent at this school is abundant and Thursday Night Live -- or TNL -- is a great way to put that talent on display. Whether it be singing, dancing, or skits, students took the opportunity on Feb. 6 to compete for a cash priz...

Online Exclusive: Patriot Time used to promote mental health

Danielle Berman, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

Stress, Anxiety, Depression. These are the most common forms of mental behavior that has been prevalent to show up in teens these days. As a community, mental health is often a discussion parents have with their children to m...

Senior Iman Shumburo seems to do it all; model UN, dance, internships

Demi Ellenbogen, Managing Editor

February 19, 2020

Ambition is often hindered by the belief in the existence of a glass ceiling. Overcoming the mentality that there is a limit to what you can achieve is the first step toward success. Whether it’s training as a pre-profes...

Model U.N. club engages in student-led competitive speaking, debate event at UPenn

Maya Erd, Features Editor

February 19, 2020

Model UN had a conference from Jan. 30 to Feb. 2 at the Marriott at the University of Pennsylvania. The title is the Ivy League Model United Nations Competition. Students from 37 countries participated. Students spent months ...

Chinese New Year allows for family festivities, cultural traditions

Arya Ramachandran, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

Chinese New Year is coming to an end and the Lunar Calendar has shifted to the year of the rat. Students celebrated the auspicious time by participating in traditional festivities with family. Chinese New Year is celebr...

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