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Fortina: Where the “Pastabilites” Are Endless

Fortina: Where the “Pastabilites” Are Endless

Abby Bushell, Staff Writer

May 9, 2016


Filed under Distractions, Showcase

Far too few people are aware of the young adult hub that is Stamford’s Harbor Point. While it has quietly sprung up independent of Stamford’s main downtown area, Harbor Point itself is anything but quiet. It’s inhabitants mill the well-lit streets, parks, and of course, restaurants. One restaurant...

How to Act Like You’re On Top of Your “Ish” (Even When You’re Not)

How to Act Like You’re On Top of Your “Ish” (Even When You’re Not)

Andrea Hunt, Staff Writer

April 19, 2016


Filed under Distractions, Showcase

High school is a rough time in our lives. Between the overwhelmingly constant school work, jobs, after-school activities and social lives we run out of time.  This leads to a lack of preparation and time to put yourself together.  We all know the feeling of waking up at 6 a.m. and only being able to...

Which Headline is Real?

Which Headline is Real?

Griffin Olshan, Malcolm Tom, and Justin Wexler

April 15, 2016


Filed under Distractions, Showcase

Which is the real news headline?  For some SHS students, this question was harder to answer than you might think.  Enjoy!

“Resting B*tch Face” Now Validated with Science

“Resting B*tch Face” Now Validated with Science

Emily Magyari

March 10, 2016


Filed under Distractions, Showcase

"Resting B*tch Face", also known as "B*tchy Resting Face", is a condition affecting the facial muscles, causing a typically hostile expression in place of a normal emotionless resting face. This predicament affects legions of people around the world, even some celebrities, such as Kanye West, Kristen...

Trick Questions 3 – SHS Edition

Trick Questions 3 – SHS Edition

Mery Fajardo, Hannah Davis, Ariel Sandoval, and Kacper Wasniewski

March 4, 2016


Filed under Distractions, Showcase, Uncategorized

Earlier this year, The Round Table released videos of students fooling other students with trick questions.  Here is the long-awaited follow up!  And in case you missed it, here's the last one: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEdMsqitORk

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...

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