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  • Student Athletes Honored in Signing ceremony
  • League Of Legends World Championship Amazes Everyone After Reigning World Champions Taken Down 3-0
  • Stamford High’s New Debate Legend
  • Why Banning Guns Isn’t the Solution to Gun Violence in America
  • Journalism Students Attend The 78th Columbia Scholastic Press Conference
  • Stamford High’s Third Annual No Shave November
  • The iPhone X: Worth It or Not?
  • Another Bloody Halloween: SHS Hosts Blood Drive

Distractions

Halloween Trivia!

Halloween Trivia!

Sierra Perry and Ally Manevich, Reporters

October 31, 2017No Comments

Reporters Ally Manevich and Sierra Perry hit the halls to find out how much SHS really knows about Halloween's origins.

SHS Ponders “Deep Thoughts”

SHS Ponders “Deep Thoughts”

October 23, 2017

Round Table reporters roamed the halls asking some seriously "deep" questions of their fellow students. Enjoy!

Yom Kippur: Our First Experience

Yom Kippur: Our First Experience

October 11, 2017

Editor’s Note: A version of this story was published in the Stamford Advocate. On Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, we got to partake in the Yom Kippur tradi...

Hey SHS – Do Something Crazy!

Hey SHS – Do Something Crazy!

October 6, 2017

Round Table reporters walked the halls of Stamford High with one question in mind - can you "do something crazy?" Let's see what happened...

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Sports

Student Athletes Honored in Signing ceremony

Student Athletes Honored in Signing ceremony

Jorge Perdomo, Angelica Rojas, and Kelly Jagdozinski

November 21, 2017No Comments

On Wednesday November 8, Stamford High held a ceremony recognizing a number of student athletes who have committed to colleges for 2018. Jorge Perdomo, Angelica Rojas, and...

Girls Soccer Captains Discuss Season

Girls Soccer Captains Discuss Season

November 1, 2017

Reporters Geeta Pandya and Sinead Martin talk to some of the girls' soccer captains about the fall season.

Soccer Captains Discuss Fall Season

Soccer Captains Discuss Fall Season

October 20, 2017

Round Table reporter Gina DiNino sat down with the boys soccer captains to talk about their hopes and expectations for the season.

Andrea O’Connor First SHS Player to Hit 1000 Kills

Andrea O’Connor First SHS Player to Hit 1000 Kills

October 19, 2017

Editor’s Note: A version of this story was published in the Stamford Advocate. On September 27, Stamford High School history was made. On that fateful...

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Science / Technology

League Of Legends World Championship Amazes Everyone After Reigning World Champions Taken Down 3-0

League Of Legends World Championship Amazes Everyone After Reigning World Champions Taken Down 3-0

Christian Tarzia, Staff Writer

November 19, 2017No Comments

The world of electronic sports was in for a surprise earlier this month; fans of the League of Legends Championship (LCS) everywhere received quite a shock from the result o...

The iPhone X: Worth It or Not?

The iPhone X: Worth It or Not?

November 10, 2017

The iPhone X is Apple's latest and biggest product in 2017. Great quality comes with a great price. Need help deciding...

Google Summit Hosted in Stamford High

Google Summit Hosted in Stamford High

September 29, 2017

Editor's Note: A version of this story was published in the Stamford Advocate. Over the weekend of September 16 and 17, St...

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News

Stamford High’s New Debate Legend

Stamford High’s New Debate Legend

Isabella Sorial, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017No Comments

Stamford High Alumnus Samuel Aldershof walked out of our black doors with remarkable achievements under his belt. He was awarded first place speaker and first place team at...

Journalism Students Attend The 78th Columbia Scholastic Press Conference

Journalism Students Attend The 78th Columbia Scholastic Press Conference

November 15, 2017

On Monday, Nov. 6, 2017,  journalism students had the opportunity to visit the 78th annual Columbia Scholastic Press Conference in New York where they sat in o...

Environmental Action Committee Fundraises for New Water Fountains

Environmental Action Committee Fundraises for New Water Fountains

November 13, 2017

The newly founded club at Stamford High School, the Environmental Action Committee (EAC), was established last year by Brandon Hoak (disclosure: he al...

Another Bloody Halloween: SHS Hosts Blood Drive

Another Bloody Halloween: SHS Hosts Blood Drive

November 9, 2017

On Tuesday, October 31, the American Red Cross held a blood drive in Stamford High’s small gym. Stamford High students worked hard to get people signe...

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Features

Stamford High’s Third Annual No Shave November

Stamford High’s Third Annual No Shave November

Ross Green and Danielle Nugent

November 14, 2017No Comments

Each year, Stamford High School’s male faculty and students participate in the annual No Shave November contest. This competition is held to raise money for men’s health...

Freshmen Discuss First Quarter

Freshmen Discuss First Quarter

November 8, 2017

Reporters Khyra Serrano, Max Deluca, Amanda Olshan, and Rebecca Schwartz talk to freshmen about the first part of their high school experience.

Why Do We Dress Up?  A Brief History of Halloween

Why Do We Dress Up? A Brief History of Halloween

October 31, 2017

In recent years, Halloween has become one of the most celebrated holidays in America. Kids dress up as ghosts, celebrities and cartoon characters to go out and collect candy. Th...

Beware – It’s Friday the 13th!

Beware – It’s Friday the 13th!

October 13, 2017

Many people have fallen under the spell of superstitions; avoiding black cats, crossing under ladders, and even throwing salt over one’s shoulder are among the many superstitions...

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Opinions

Why Banning Guns Isn’t the Solution to Gun Violence in America

Why Banning Guns Isn’t the Solution to Gun Violence in America

Aaron Patashnik, Opinion Editor

November 17, 2017No Comments

Following the recent attack in Texas, as well as many other mass shootings, many people have been calling for gun regulation, limiting citizen’s access to things like assault w...

Kneeling During the National Anthem: Admirable or Disrespectful?

Kneeling During the National Anthem: Admirable or Disrespectful?

October 2, 2017

Two Round Table writers go head to head on the issue of kneeling during the national anthem in protest of racial discrimination.

Advice for Incoming Juniors and Seniors

Advice for Incoming Juniors and Seniors

September 1, 2017

At the end of last school year, outgoing senior and junior staff writers shared their best tips and advice about surviving the year. Take note!

Why We Should Revert to the Old Attendance Policy

Why We Should Revert to the Old Attendance Policy

June 15, 2017

“You can’t graduate!” Imagine being told this due to the number of absences you have. Tragic, right?  With the current attendance policy in Stamford’s...

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