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Senioritis and How to Cope

Senioritis and How to Cope

Sarah Druckman, Social Media Coordinator
February 19, 2016
Filed under Distractions, Showcase

Senioritis: “a supposed affliction of students in their final year of high school or college, characterized by a decline in motivation or performance.” (definition from oxforddictionaries.com)   For those of you who know me, it might seem ironic that I am admitting to slacking off a bit. ...

Blindfolded Makeup Challenge!

Blindfolded Makeup Challenge!

Diamani Seide and Leslie Little
February 9, 2016
Filed under Distractions, Showcase, Uncategorized

Round Table staffers Diamani Seide and Leslie Little attempt the blindfolded makeup challenge.  It goes... well?

Teachers React to Virtual Reality

Teachers React to Virtual Reality

Malcolm Tom and Jacob Adams
February 4, 2016
Filed under Distractions, Showcase

The Round Table's Malcolm Tom and Jacob Adams showed SHS teachers and students the newest version of Google's virtual reality app and recorded their reactions.  Enjoy!

Left Handed Problems

Left Handed Problems

Andrea Hunt, Staff Writer
January 15, 2016
Filed under Distractions, Showcase, Uncategorized

Just a left hand girl living in a right hand world.  Today, lefties are much more accepted on a world wide range, we are the 10 percent!  In medieval times, being a lefty was thought to mean that you were a witch and possessed by the devil.  The devil himself was thought to be a lefty.  But many...

AP Student Problems

AP Student Problems

Maddie Santora, Staff Writer
January 13, 2016
Filed under Distractions, Showcase

Every high school student who has taken an AP class knows the struggles you face day to day when taking such a course. Even though you put in long hours and dedication, nothing prepares you more for college courses. Here are 15 problems I have experienced as a junior AP student as I embark on my journey...

Last Christmas I Gave You the Worst Gift

Last Christmas I Gave You the Worst Gift

Andrea Hunt, Alexandra Samelko, and Jessica Torrellas
December 23, 2015
Filed under Distractions, Showcase

You wake up Christmas morning, anticipation in the air. You dream of everything you could possibly desire and picture it under the tree. You throw your covers off and run down the stairs—all you see is an abundance of presents, perfectly wrapped. But once you open them…it is utter disappointment....

The Elves of Stamford High

The Elves of Stamford High

Jana Hulaj and Dominika Brice
December 23, 2015
Filed under Distractions, Showcase

The Round Table decided to turn SHS faculty into elves.  Enjoy the above video of our math department, and scroll down to see the other departments in action (some of the people are tough to recognize, so good luck).  Happy Holidays, and enjoy your break! Administration: https://youtu.be/_9Nv7L7XsYc Art: https://youtu.be/cKVVbkP4FJM English: h...

How to Lose Those Holiday Pounds

How to Lose Those Holiday Pounds

Sydney Leeds, Staff Writer
December 23, 2015
Filed under Distractions, Showcase

Thinking you might put on a few pounds over the holiday?  Mr. Buckett's weight training class offers some helpful tips for burning off that weight ...

How To: Last Minute Holiday Gifts

How To: Last Minute Holiday Gifts

Sarah Druckman and Karol Suchowiecki
December 3, 2015
Filed under Distractions

It’s Christmas Eve and the mall is so packed you can barely make your way through.  By the time you reach the store of choice, your mind blanks and you suddenly have no clue what to buy. It’s the first day of Hanukkah and you realize that you not only have no gifts to give to your loved ones, but...

Beards of SHS

Beards of SHS

Katelyn Cody, Distractions Editor
November 23, 2015
Filed under Distractions, Showcase

Some of the students and faculty members of Stamford High School took part in No Shave November in order to raise money and awareness for cancer. Enjoy these before-and-after photos of the participants. ...

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