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Morgan’s Introduction to the Connecticut Youth Forum

Morgan's Introduction to the Connecticut Youth Forum

November 8, 2019

Written and Photos by Kristina Bergman | On October 8, 2019, Alex Taylor and Angelica Moquete came to our school to introduce the CT Youth Forum. The CT Youth Forum is a nonprofit organization that brings teens from all over CT together to talk about issues such as politics, global affairs, music, and m...

Casablanca an all-time Classic

Casablanca an all-time Classic

March 6, 2019

Written by Sandra Sirisoukh|Photos by Ingrid Rodriguez| On February 14, 2019, English teacher Eric Bergman and his film study class traveled to Trinity College in Hartford, CT to watch Casablanca. One of the highlights of this trip was that the students had the whole theater to themselves to enjoy this c...

Long Wharf Theatre: Paradise Blue

Long Wharf Theatre: Paradise Blue

January 3, 2019

Written by Sandra Sirisoukh and Ingrid Rodriguez |Photos by Sandra Sirisoukh and Ingrid Rodriguez | On December 6, 2018, students in English teacher Eric Bergman's English 4 and Creative Writing class visited the Long Wharf Theater to view the play Paradise Blue by Dominique Morisseau. The play was set in Black Bottom, Detroit which was prima...

Exploring The American Idea Through Art

Exploring The American Idea Through Art

May 8, 2018

Written by Lee Broderick | Pictures by Eric Bergman On April 26th, English Teacher Eric Bergman took his two junior English classes to the Yale Art Gallery in New Haven. Mr. Bergman took his students so that they could learn about the American Idea and how art reflects the American Idea. The American I...

Shoreline Students March for Their Lives

Shoreline Students March for Their Lives

April 9, 2018

Written by James Saturno| Photos by Wyatt Reu| On March 24th, thousands, including Morgan students, teachers, and administrators, took to the streets in Guilford to make their voices heard in favor of gun reform. Senior Wyatt Reu organized a bus trip “because [he] thought it would be a good oppo...

Morgan Technology Students Take on The UK this Spring break

Morgan Technology Students Take on The UK this Spring break

April 5, 2018

Written by Ashlynn Leka and Lee Broderick| Technology teacher Jessica Mularski and Principal Keri Hagness are chaperoning a spring break international trip for students who took a technology class such as Intro to Communications, Digital Imagining 1 and 2. The students are traveling to England and ...

Les Étudiants Français au Québec

Les Étudiants Français au Québec

March 22, 2018

Written By Logan Smith| Photos By Logan Smith| Seventeen Morgan students were given the opportunity to go to Quebec from March 8th to March 11th. French teacher Laura Martino invited French 2, French 3, French 4, and National Honors Society French students to go on the trip.  The students were chap...

Compassion Counts Features Calvin Jackson

Senior Calvin Jackson

January 30, 2018

Written by Abbigale Pitarra| Image via Charter for Compassion Compassion Counts: Weathering the Adolescent Storm in a Pressure Filled World is Wednesday, January 31st at Old Saybook High School from 6- 8:30pm. Light refreshments will be served from 6- 6:30. Junior Calvin Jackson will be one of six Shor...

A Musical Opportunity: Dear Evan Hansen

A Musical Opportunity: Dear Evan Hansen

January 9, 2018

Written By Kerryanne Longyear | Recently, the school received a donation of 50 tickets to the Broadway show, Dear Evan Hansen. Dear Evan Hansen is a musical about a teenage boy, Evan Hansen, who has social anxiety. In order to cope with it, his therapist suggests that he write a letter to himself every m...

Fox 61 Student News Live

Fox 61 Student News Live

December 13, 2017

Witten by Abbigale Pitarra| Photos by Olivia McCray and Sydney Church| On Friday, December 1, 2017, Journalism Teacher Leslie Chausse went with her class to Hartford at The Fox News Studio. Sophomore Jillian Crowley and Senior Abbigale Pitarra made a video to submit to Fox 61 Student News. After submitting the video, Mrs. Chausse got an email from Chief Editor of Fox61 Daniel Put...

Journalism Journey

Journalism Journey

November 13, 2017

Written by Claire Pease | On Friday, October 27th,  Journalism students went on a field trip to Southern Connecticut State University. That Friday was 'Journalism Day', so to celebrate, Southern provided workshops throughout the morning. At the university, there were many different options for student...

Dear Evan Hansen Writing Contest

Dear Evan Hansen Writing Contest

November 10, 2017

Written by Emily Davis and Taylor Marnett| Featured image via dearevanhansen.com Dear Evan Hansen is an award-winning Broadway show about a high school senior who is dealing with social anxiety that increases after another student's death.  50 tickets were donated anonymously to the school, and the ...

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