Project Eddie – by Sally Truong

On Saturday, October 14th, three students planned and hosted a 3k run for Suicide Awareness. Jack Sharpe, Evan Young, and Taylor Fournier teamed up with Change Direction, an organization created to change the culture in America about mental health, to achieve their goal of raising $1,000. That day, not only had they surpassed their goal…

News – Eve Brown-Ryder – High School: A Whole New Jungle

“High school is like going into a gas station bathroom, you don’t know what you’ll find,” said Rebecca, a freshman here at Memorial. But what do other freshmen here have to say about coming to this new environment? Students were asked what their favorite part of high school is so far. Kayla said, “My favorite…

Homecoming Week and Game in Review – by Kimberly Kien

October 2nd was the start of Memorial Homecoming Week which are days where students dress up according to different themes! On Monday, October 2nd, the theme was Memorial Day, where students were able to wear the colors; red, white and blue. Students wore mostly red and many took the opportunity to represent the sports teams…

The Weight of Standardized Tests – by Olivia Fink

It’s that time of year, folks— one of giving, music, good cheer and fun, but also a time of stress, inner turmoil, and tumultuous college applications flying left and right. Seniors across the nation anxiously sit at their computers, advertising themselves to their top colleges through essays, academics, and lists of activities. One significant factor…