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Clinton Cliques

Clinton Cliques

October 22, 2019

Written By Anthony Staffa and Mike Zingarella| Cliques, a problem or a culture? Nowadays in school, it's all you see, groups of kids that have known each other for as long as they can remember. At first look, there's nothing wrong with that, but if you look deeper, you may wonder if people are ...

Homework Overload

Homework Overload

June 5, 2017

Written by Logan Cummings| Photos by Logan Cummings| The school day ends at 2:10 pm. The ideal bedtime is around 10:00 pm. That leaves 7 hours and 50 minutes to enjoy the afternoon and night. That's a lot of free time, right? Wrong. Students don't get enough downtime after school because with extracurriculars...

Sleep-Deprived Students

Sleep-Deprived Students

April 29, 2017

Written by Logan Cummings| Photos by Logan Cummings| There's nothing quite like a good night's sleep. At Morgan, the concept is unfamiliar to many on school nights; students and teachers alike don't get enough sleep. Such insufficient sleep can have negative effects on the teachers and students, especially...

Principal for a Day

Principal for a Day

April 18, 2017

Written/Edited by Jillian Crowley and Emma Iovene | Students and faculty were asked the simple question of what they would do if they were principal for a day. They shared their ideas and opinions on how to make Morgan a better place. [wpvideo FUEzef4p] What would you do if you had the chance to...

Read and Weep: The Female of the Species

Read and Weep: The Female of the Species

February 22, 2017

Written by Abbey Norton | The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis Realistic Fiction Anna died, and Alex is a wolf unleashed. Anna was a perfect older sister. She helped Alex be a normal girl, not an animal that ran on her own instincts. With Anna around, she was just a teenager with anger issues. Anna was m...

Seniors and Regrets

Seniors and Regrets

February 6, 2017

Written by Abbey Norton | Seniors are on their last stretch. They have four months until they graduate and prepare for the rest of their lives. In this video, seniors reflect on the last four years and what they regret. [wpvideo XB1qNCzs] Highlights: Sasha Krivosky talks Hello Dolly, Julia Zirkelbach mentions basketball games, and Lizzy Granfield describes ...

Finsta or Rinsta?

Finsta or Rinsta?

January 18, 2017

Written by Melanie Coretti and Maggie Guba | Photos by Maggie Guba and Melanie Coretti | Interviews by Melanie Coretti and Maggie Guba | Instagram is a big social platform many students here at Morgan use. It's a place for people to post their thoughts, their views, and the pictures they take that...

It’s That Time Again

It's That Time Again

January 9, 2017

Written by Melanie Coretti | There are mixed feelings on midterms. Some students dread midterms week, and some don't. Some find it stressful, others don't. Students have two exams each day for 3 days, then the fourth day is one last exam and a make-up period for any missed exams.  Students don't n...

New Year’s Resolutions 2016

New Year's Resolutions 2016

December 21, 2016

Video by Abby Pitarra and Gabby Vigorito [wpvideo DccntndT]  

The Study Halls of Justice

The Study Halls of Justice

September 17, 2016

Written by Stephen Zumpano and Isaac Eriksen | With a new school comes a lot of new ideas, traditions, and unfortunately, for some people, new rules, specifically rules regarding studies. The administration added some new rules to make studies more efficient and to make it easier for staff to know wh...

Be a Game Changer

Be a Game Changer

September 9, 2016

Written by Autumn Johnson and MacKenzie Miller Photos by MacKenzie Miller and Kim Inglis | Former NBA player Chris Herren will be coming to town in October. He created a movement called THP Project Purple. Herren will be speaking about the harsh reality of drug abuse and addiction. He will use his...

Dante’s “Hell” Angels

Dante's

June 9, 2016

Written by Anthony Janiszcak | With the end of the school year coming, things started heating up for the Freshman Honors English class, with their own version of hell, the Dante exhibition. This project helps Freshman understand Dante's Hell, from the book The Inferno by Dante Alighieri. The students pu...

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