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Senior Spotlight: Theater Kid

Senior Spotlight: Theater Kid

April 29, 2019

Written by Olivia Morrissey|Video by Logan Cummings, Mike Menacho, Andrew Passante, and Katelyn Sordo| You see him on stage and hear his pipes. For this episode, we shine our senior spotlight on Matt Ford and get an inside look of what preparing for the musical takes. https://videopress.com/v/IE...

The Closing of Pierson

A brick from The Pierson School Gym

January 15, 2019

Written by Melanie Coretti and Olivia Morrissey |Interviews by Melanie Coretti and Olivia Morrissey |Photos by Melanie Coretti and Olivia Morrissey | The Pierson School building was built in 1932 and houses grades four and five. The Pierson School serves as a bridge between elementary school and mid...

Human Services’ Open Mic Night

Human Services' Open Mic Night

January 7, 2019

Written by Leo Woods | Photos & Video by Leo Woods | The last Friday of every month, Clinton's Human Services hosts a Youth Open Mic Night from 6-8pm at the Town Hall Annex Building. The first Open Mic Night was in February of this year, with teens from all along the shoreline performing music and...

Morgan Musical Talent: Matt Albert

Morgan Musical Talent: Matt Albert

November 5, 2018

Written by Nico Farace| Pictures by Nico Farace| Music by Matt Albert| Junior Matthew Albert hobby is digital music composition. Music is a rather unique hobby, not many people dabble in it. He shared a lot of insight about what goes into making a song and how composing works.  I’ve heard a lot o...

Pablo Picasso or Logan Cummings?

Pablo Picasso or Logan Cummings?

October 12, 2018

Written by Olivia Morrissey| Photos by Leo Woods| Junior Logan Cummings has created a masterpiece in Spanish teacher Laura Luther's room measuring about 10ft by 7 1/2ft. The mural showcases our mascot the husky, along with the words "Teach Peace" in the center using bright colors. Cummings wanted...

The Complexity and Depth of Dwarf Fortress

The Complexity and Depth of Dwarf Fortress

September 19, 2018

Written by Nico Farace | Screenshots by Nico Farace |   Dwarf Fortress is a game developed by Tarn and Zach Adams in which you indirectly control a colony of dwarves in a randomly generated world and try to create a successful settlement. It started development in 2002, released its first alpha...

The Televangelists: Preaching Punk on the Shoreline

The Televangelists: Preaching Punk on the Shoreline

September 11, 2018

Written by Leo Woods | Reporter Leo Woods | Photos by Leo Woods | The Televangelists, self-described as the "Connecticut punk band you've never heard of" is composed of three incredibly talented Morgan students. Seniors David LaRiviere (vocals, bass), August Pulaski (guitar) and Junior Will DeVries...

Four Morgan Seniors Honored at SHED Writing Awards

Four Morgan Seniors Honored at SHED Writing Awards

June 18, 2018

Written by James Saturno | Photos by Catherine Staunton and The Morgan Pawprint | Each year, the SHED, the Shoreline Heads of English Departments, collectively hold the Shoreline Writing Contest. The competition is open to any shoreline student in grades nine through twelve. The categories for submission are short story, poetry, one-act play, humor, analysis, and personal essay. T...

5K Color Run 2018

5K Color Run 2018

May 10, 2018

Written by Ashley Baldwin and Melanie Coretti | Interviews by Ashley Baldwin and Melanie Coretti | On Saturday June 9th, there will be a 5K Color Run at The Morgan School. Anyone of any age can participate. This run is being put together by Senior Madison Seeger and Senior Erin Leviness for their Husky ...

Leaving a Legacy: The Morgan Musical’s Seniors

Leaving a Legacy: The Morgan Musical's Seniors

March 29, 2018

Written by James Saturno | Photos by James Saturno | March 18th marked the end of an era for the Morgan Musical, as many faces who have become synonymous with the program are set to graduate in June. For those graduating, “She Loves Me” served as an exclamation point to punctuate their illustrio...

Are You Ready?- Ready Player One -Book and Film Review

Are You Ready?- Ready Player One -Book and Film Review

January 19, 2018

By Marc Catalano| Featured Image via Breakdown Services Comic-Con photo via Zimbio On March 30, 2018, Ready Player One hits theaters worldwide. Ready Player One is an adaptation of the novel of the same name published on August 11, 2011, by Ernest Cline. However, just based on the trailers alone th...

Word War 2: Sequelitis

Word War 2: Sequelitis

January 2, 2018

By Marc Catalano Featured Image via roomrecess.com On October 26, 2017, I published an article named "Word War", which focused on words in the English language that have taken on different definitions over time. As Hollywood does with any semi-popular film, 2 months later I knew it was time for a sequel. ...

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