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Model UN 2018

Model UN 2018

January 9, 2019

Written by Melanie Coretti and Sandra Sirisoukh | Photos by Ms. Russell | On Sunday, December 9, 2018, students that are part of the Model UN Club here at Morgan attended the University of New Haven Model UN Conference (Charger Model UN). Model UN is a simulation of the United Nations in which students represent c...

Opinion – Transgender Awareness Week & What It Means to Me

Opinion - Transgender Awareness Week & What It Means to Me

November 16, 2018

Written by Leo Woods| Featured Image via University of Queensland Each year November hosts Transgender Awareness Week with the goal to promote visibility of transgender and gender non-conforming people and discuss issues that those communities face. The week leads up to Transgender Day of Remembrance (N...

How Punk and Politics Go Together

How Punk and Politics Go Together

October 5, 2018

Written by Leo Woods | Featured Image via Revolutionary Socialism In the 21st Century Photos by Leo Woods | On Saturday, September 24th, Morgan's own punk band The Televangelists played in Madison in support of the Green Party. The party was hosted by supporters of Michelle Louise Bicking, a candidate for the State Representative of Connecticut. While she was not in attendance herself,...

Dan Radka’s Take on Washington

Dan Radka's Take on Washington

March 20, 2018

Written by Dan Radka | I just spent five months in Washington, D.C. working for the United States Senate. “Quite the time to be there,” people say, “you must have learned a lot.” Yes and yes. What seems to immediately come to mind for people is the political climate we find ourselves in today. Family and friends would speak to me as thou...

Model United Nations Heads to Yale

Model United Nations Heads to Yale

February 16, 2018

Written By Logan Smith| Photos via Ms. Russell| The Model UN club packed their bags and headed to Yale for the YMUN XLIV conference from January 18th-21st. This is the second YMUN event the Model UN club attended.  Junior Ella Franzoni started the Model UN club two years ago. When Ella considered ...

Senior Trip Controversy

Senior Trip Controversy

February 12, 2018

Written by Sophia Muce and James Saturno | Photos by Sophia Muce and James Saturno | There has been quite a bit of controversy surrounding the location of the senior trip. On November 14th, 2017, Senior Class President Wyatt Reu sent out an email to the entire class to gauge interest in various trip op...

Opinion: “The Right of the People to Keep and Bear Arms, Shall Not be Infringed”- Gun Control

Opinion:

December 12, 2017

By Marc Catalano| Photos via Guns.com Gun control has been a debated subject as long as the United States has been around, all based around the infamous Second Amendment, written in 1791, which states, "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the peopl...

Conflict at Political Primary

Conflict at Political Primary

October 20, 2017

Written by Taylor DiFilippo | The members of the Political Club had an interesting event on September 7, where they got their first ever complaint from a guest. The Political Club has been holding events, debates, and forums since 2005, making the new development even more shocking. The event in q...

Craziness at the Club Fair

Craziness at the Club Fair

September 27, 2017

Written by Claire Pease| Pictures by Abby Pitarra| On September 26, during Advisory, all freshmen and sophomores attended this year's Advisory Club Fair. Many clubs were represented including the Environmental Club, the Political Club, Morgan REACT, the Kindness Club and much more. When students arr...

Remembering the Heroes of 9/11

Remembering the Heroes of 9/11

September 14, 2017

Written by Kerryanne Longyear| Most of us high school students were born a year or two before or after the 9/11  disaster. Many of us have probably heard stories from our parents about what they were doing when they heard the news. Some of us may also have relatives or family friends that were sever...

Opinion: Corruption in the White House

Opinion: Corruption in the White House

June 9, 2017

Written by Allison Goguen| Photos via Mashable  Lately, the news has been asking the same question over and over, 'did Trump really just do that?'. Something the news has been missing though is what Trump's son in law, Senior Advisor Jared Kushner is up to. The real estate agent married Trump's daughter, Ivanka Trump, and became part of the family business. W...

Opinion: Reu Supports College Finance Bill

Opinion:  Reu Supports College Finance Bill

May 24, 2017

Written by Wyatt Reu | Featured Image via CTPost The editorial below is by Junior Wyatt Reu, member of The Morgan School political club and president-elect of the 2017-18 senior class. Wyatt is also president of Clinton High School Democrats, a group independent of The Morgan School.  This article...

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