Op-Ed: SAT Adversity Score

Greer Gerney

June 7, 2019

In mid-May, a new measure of fairness in standardized testing was the topic of much discussion across the country. The College Board, administers of the SAT, faced praise and scrutiny for the decision to implement what is widely bei...

Facts about Bullying

Cheyanne Richardson, Casi Knorr

June 7, 2019

Bullying is defined as to “Seek to harm, intimidate, or coerce someone who is perceived to be vulnerable.” In the United States, 1 in 3 students say that they have been bullied during school. People have begun to take it le...

MoSL cuts into Regents prep time

By: Caroline Gottlieb, editor in Chief

June 11, 2014

When most people recall their education, it is usually filled with memories from middle school and grammar school - lifelong friends, memorable teachers, fun projects and perhaps a first crush. However, when I think of my high...

GSA influenced by King

By: Savannah Ratnayake, Staff writer

June 11, 2014

The Day of Silence is a day of passive protest against bullying and harassment. On April 11th, supporters took a vow of silence to symbolically represent the silencing of the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer)...

Popular smartphone games take over

Cedeem Gumbs, Copy Editor

April 4, 2014

It is impossible to resist when you’re out, your smart phone is in your hand, and all you can think of nothing else but beating your high score in Flappy Bird, Temple Run, or even Subway Surfers. Lets face it, whether it be mobile games, P...

That was so last season

Nisuri Kariyakawana, Staff Writer

April 1, 2014

This winter was very harsh with cold temperatures and massive snowfall, but that didn’t stop a lot of people from keeping up with the latest fashion trends.  Even with the prolonged winter, people didn’t have to sacrifice...

Managing a busy schedule: advice from the expert

Shawn Reilly, Staff Writer

September 9, 2013

Many times people have asked me how I manage to balance everything. Those who know me, know that I have assumed numerous leadership roles in Curtis. Between being captain for the softball and volleyball teams, editor of the yearbook,...

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