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Is Cheating Getting Worse as Time Goes On?

Is Cheating Getting Worse as Time Goes On?

Lea Marcinczyk, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018


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Getting through high school has become very challenging for many students. Some try to adapt by looking for methods to make their assignments as easy as possible- especially cheating. Many students turn to cheating on their schoolwork as a last-desperate measure to increase their score on that upcoming te...

#Mentoo

#Mentoo

Arieanna Linton, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018


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After the recent allegations that Harvey Weinstein was involved in multiple counts of sexual assault, several men involved in entertainment and politics are also facing allegations of sexual misconduct. Many women have been working together to find the courage to speak out against sexual assault, but...

Advanced Placement or Absurd Pressure

Advanced Placement or Absurd Pressure

May 11, 2018


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Advanced Placement (AP) classes were initially created with positive intentions, but many high school students would agree that the absurd pressure they create may outweigh the benefits. According to the College Board website, the original intent of the AP curriculum was to help students get a feel for...

Has Technology Ruined Our Teenage Years?

Has Technology Ruined Our Teenage Years?

Sophia Scorziello, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


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Can you remember those days when you left home with nothing in your hand? When you showed up to a party with no need to record every memory of the night? When you were able to throw both hands up at concert and not worry about posting every second of it? I doubt it. As children, the teenagers of this gene...

Better Bathrooms for a Better Tomorrow

Better Bathrooms for a Better Tomorrow

Amy Liebman, Features Editor

April 20, 2018


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A common complaint amongst Stamford High School students is the poor condition of our bathrooms. Students of both genders have reported running into all kinds of disasters in the school facilities, such as flooded sinks, unflushed toilets, or empty soap dispensers. As students, we feel that we deser...

The Importance of Electives

The Importance of Electives

Shayna Druckman, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


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I am a junior in high school this year, notoriously the most difficult and academically rigorous year of high school. While many students pack their schedules with countless honors and advanced placement (AP) classes while neglecting electives, this may not be the right decision. Other students dread ...

Editorial: A Gender-Neutral Bathroom Should Be A No-Brainer

Editorial: A Gender-Neutral Bathroom Should Be A No-Brainer

The Round Table Editorial Staff

March 29, 2018


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Many schools are implementing gender-neutral bathrooms in place of regular bathrooms. Gender-neutral bathrooms can be used by anyone who chooses to. For many reasons, the Round Table Editorial Staff presents you this editorial detailing the reasons we should implement a gender-neutral bathroom as so...

Flu Shot or Not?

Flu Shot or Not?

Sinead Martin, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


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The CDC estimates that every year, between nine and 36 million will get the flu each year in the US; 12,000 to 56,000 will die from it, and 140,000 to 710,000 will be hospitalized because of it. And yet every year, people consider whether or not to get a flu shot, if getting vaccinated is worth the potenti...

Women’s March: One Year Later

Women’s March: One Year Later

Ariana Manco, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


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January 21st, 2017, marks a historic date in American history in terms of advocating for human rights issues, particularly gender equality. It's now been a year since people across the nation took part in the historic Women's March. What began as a single protest in Washington slowly progressed into a worldw...

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