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What People Forget about Martin Luther King Jr.

How much does the average person know about Martin Luther King Jr? Though most people have learned about the activist in school as well as his assassination and his famed ‘I Have a Dream’ speech, to properly celebrate MLK day, it is crucial to first understand the context of his life. 

Pinning Down the Raider of the Month Winners

Story by: Ayo Awofeso
Image Courtesy of: Mr. Stuppy
Receiving positive feedback in a formal setting is less common for teachers than students. This is something that Teacher Development Liaison Mr. Stuppy sought to improve at the beginning of the school year.

History Of The Macys Day Parade

Like magic, giant astronauts, clowns, and alligators float into the sky, tethered by hundreds of people. Clowns, cowboys, and knights handle roaring bears, elephants, monkeys, and camels, all walking down Harlem. Marching bands step in time, filling the street with festive music and cheer. The audience cheers in awe, not sure what to look at first. History has been made. 

National Coming Out Day At Atholton

Although the idea of coming out may not be as stigmatized now as it was when the holiday was first founded, every year people still take pride in their identities and celebrate National Coming Out Day on October 11th. 

Club Roundup: The Creative Writing Club

Every Monday afternoon, young writers group together in room C154…Once everyone is ready, they set down to create another world through the page. Photo Courtesy of Slidesgo.

On a Roll: A Fan’s Review of Sonic The Hedgehog 2

The Sonic The Hedgehog series rushes onwards this year with a new game, new comic, and most importantly, new movie. But is it any good?

Russia, Ukraine, and Activism in an Online World

In the current world, Ukraine and Russia’s conflict has been captured online as a topic of controversy, and more importantly, activism. However, this Digital Activism may only be labeled so tentatively.

Welcoming the Diaspora: The African Student Association

Ayo Awofeso Staff Reporter 22 February 2022 The return to physical school has ushered in new clubs eager to spread their metaphorical wings, and literal membership. Among these clubs is the African Student Association, sponsored […]

Hairspray Offers New Opportunities for Students

Ayo Awofeso Staff Reporter 4 February 2022 It could be something about the lights. Maybe hearing the cheers of the audience, or being on the stage high above the ground. One way or another, every […]