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Candace Owens in her 2007 senior portrait at Stamford High.

Candace Owens Reflects on her SHS Experience

Candace Owens may be the most controversial graduate Stamford High has ever produced.   From her role as a viral vlogger to a controversial right-wing political activist jetting across the globe with...

There may be as many as 100,000 miles of stones walls in New England.

Connecticut’s Stone Walls – History in Your Backyard

Cameron Cahoon, Staff Writer May 4, 2021

Have you ever been on a hike through the woods and happen to stumble upon a long wall of stones? Have you ever wondered where these random stone walls, which happen to exist all throughout New England,...

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Breaking the Norms

Natalie Suarez, Contributer May 3, 2021

Look around the magazine section at any store, what do you always see? Shelves full of articles preaching titles like “How to Make Him Become Obsessed With You in 7 Easy Steps,” or “12 Ways to Make...

Matthew Forker in his 1991 junior year photo.

From Student to Teacher: Why Three SHS Grads Returned to Teach Here

Kadence Green, Staff Writer May 3, 2021

Stamford High school in itself is a very unique school, but one of the things that makes it so neat is the number of teachers that are currently working at SHS who went to Stamford High as students. There...

Ruby Li, who prepared the above dish, will be attending Cornell University in the fall through Culinary Institute of America.

Senior to Attend Cornell – for Cooking!

Gabriella Argenio, Correspondent April 29, 2021

Stamford High’s very own Ruby Li was admitted into and will be attending Cornell University in the fall. Unlike others who have taken the route to highly-ranked institutions, Li decided to turn her passion...

Kengos are a plant-based shoe codesigned by SHS grad Micah Heftman (class of 1999)

SHS Grad Creates Plant-Based Shoe

Annalise Fabricatore and Amanda Faubel April 22, 2021

Kengos is a new footwear company founded by Stamford High School Class of 1999 graduate, Micah Heftman. Kengos shoes are not just your everyday shoes but a new level of environmentally friendly, innovative...

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Greta Van Fleet Struts Down “The Battle at Garden’s Gate”

Nico Peragine, Staff Writer April 20, 2021

Michigan hard rock band Greta Van Fleet’s sophomore studio record “The Battle at Garden’s Gate” tackles the sound of numerous 1960s and 1970s bands, such as Led Zeppelin, in its lengthy runtime....

This year's senior prom theme is A Knight Under the Stars to coincide with the fact that it will be held outdoors.

The Controversy Surrounding This Year’s Senior Prom

Taylor Friese, Correspondent April 20, 2021

As we enter into our fourth and final quarter of this school year, it’s becoming apparent that prom season is just around the corner. With social distancing and mask laws mandatory statewide, the senior...

Alex Rubin, Class of 2022 student council member

An Inside Look at Junior Prom Cancelation

Alex Rubin, Staff Writer April 19, 2021

Black Knights, it’s official. The Class of 2022 has decided to cancel Junior Prom this year due to complications regarding COVID-19. While an effort was certainly made to keep the event running despite...

The N-word: Its Usage and Its Infamy

Aldon Allen and Symeria Fallons-Pryor April 15, 2021

There are few things more controversial and argument-stirring than the N-word. Consistently described as one of the ugliest words in the English language, it has nonetheless persevered in the American...

Science Teacher Creates Beekeeping Club

Lauren D'Ariano and Lauren Heller April 12, 2021

Lauren D'Ariano and Lauren Heller from The Round Table talk with Mr. Martin about a new club that's generating a lot of "buzz."

Map of U.S cities in 1918-19 school closure lengths.

5 Ways School Life During COVID-19 Compares to the 1918 Flu Pandemic

Madeline Shapiro, Correspondent April 1, 2021

The 1918 flu pandemic is considered one of the deadliest pandemics in human history, with an estimated 50 million deaths worldwide and over half a million deaths in the U.S. This makes one wonder what...

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