The Round Table

Can You Guess These Teacher Face-Swaps?

Can You Guess These Teacher Face-Swaps?

Lauren Mitchell, Staff Writer

June 8, 2016


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How well can you recognize your own teachers? Try to figure out whose faces the Round Table swapped! Answer:  Isaac Odoom and Paul Welch Answer: Jon Ringel and Kim Wheeler Answer: Gloria Sinaguglia and George Beratis Answer: Malcom Hoffmeister and Ken Boyd Answer: Ray Manka and Matt Forker Answer: Bob Lutz and Wendy Wade    ...

Your New Stress Reliever

Your New Stress Reliever

Bevy Rutledge, Staff Writer

May 18, 2016


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In November of 2015 Crayola released their new line of coloring books, but they aren’t for little tikes to pass the time; adults have become the new target audience. “Color Escapes” is designed specifically for young adults and adults. It is the newest innovation and is really taking off. There...

Fortina: Where the “Pastabilites” Are Endless

Fortina: Where the “Pastabilites” Are Endless

Abby Bushell, Staff Writer

May 9, 2016


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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


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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


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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


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"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


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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


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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


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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


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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!

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