• What Does America Really Run On?

    What Does America Really Run On?

    Varona Maysonet-Ayala, Managing Editor

    December 10, 2017

      Dunkin’ Donuts Drive Thru Sign. Apart of many Americans’ morning routine, Dunkin’ Donuts supplies adults on the run with coffee and kids in the backseat with munchkins. Though the popular coffee chain is successful, many people ridicule it for its lack of sophistication in comparison to other chains...chains lik...

    Dunkin’ Donuts Drive Thru Sign. https://www.flickr.com/photos/psd/313641990

  • Fall Play Review: <i>That’s the Spirit!</i>

    Fall Play Review: That’s the Spirit!

    Ismael Massoud, Senior Staff Writer

    December 4, 2017

    After attending this year’s fall play That’s the Spirit, I’d be lying if I said it wasn’t obvious who the killer was. Don’t let that fool you, though, for it still was comedic, had plot twists and misdirection, and most of all was quite entertaining. That’s the Spirit hit the Little Thea...

    That's the Spirit! Playbill, an exciting first for the Theater Department.

  • UNICEF- Helping Children and Seeing the Future

    UNICEF- Helping Children and Seeing the Future

    Ian Hua, Assistant Copy Editor

    December 3, 2017

    The future is a perplexing prospect. There are many things we see today that thrill us and make us hope for the future, such as incredible developments in technology and medicine, but the future could also be regarded with dread—living in a dystopian world with political corruption, moral strife, overa...

    The UNICEF official logo. Image from https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:UNICEF_Logo.png

  • UNICEF Raises World Hunger Awareness

    UNICEF Raises World Hunger Awareness

    Sophie Sharp, Social Media Editor

    December 3, 2017

    Food is such a basic necessity that it’s often easy for MacDuffie students to take it for granted, despite millions of people around the world who go hungry each day. In an effort to raise awareness of world hunger, members of the school’s UNICEF (United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund) Club...

    Senior Tenzin Yontin and Nam Vo enjoying their "first world" meal. Picture by Rose Nguyen '20.

  • AP Courses: Excellence as a Battlefield

    AP Courses: Excellence as a Battlefield

    Varona Maysonet-Ayala, Managing Editor

    November 26, 2017

    It is no secret that AP courses are booming at MacDuffie—whether a student is in sophomore or senior year, we battle our way into AP classes to prove our intelligence or in hopes of strengthening our transcripts. The College Board defines AP courses as “rigorous, college-level classes in a va...

    Students competing to get AP classes. Art by Bell Wang '19.

Dima Aboukasm, Staff Writer

December 10, 2017No Comments

As the year progresses and we inch out of the hectic first three months of school, many students begin thinking about extracurriculars and expanding their horizons through different opportunities offered by MacDuffie students ...

Alison Jackson, Assistant Copy Editor

December 10, 2017No Comments

The MacDuffie School recently hired a waste management construction company to build a new septic system for the campus, a long-awaited project that existed merely on paper for several years but is now expected to be final...

UNICEF- Helping Children and Seeing the Future

Ian Hua, Assistant Copy Editor

December 3, 2017No Comments

The future is a perplexing prospect. There are many things we see today that thrill us and make us hope for the future, such as incredible developments in technology and medicine, but the future could also be regarded with dre...

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John Bella-Hunter, Senior Staff Writer

December 18, 2017No Comments

The NBA regular season has officially started, which means that fans of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors can turn their televisions off. Because of their All-Star-studded rosters, these two teams have faced each...

  • The MacDuffie School’s First Cross Country Invitational November 9, 2017
  • Varsity Soccer: Kicking Off the Season Strong October 31, 2017
  • Former Mustangs Join the Sea-Wolves and Rams October 19, 2017
  • Math Team Number One Again March 13, 2017

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AP Courses: Excellence as a Battlefield

Varona Maysonet-Ayala, Managing Editor

November 26, 2017No Comments

It is no secret that AP courses are booming at MacDuffie—whether a student is in sophomore or senior year, we battle our way into AP classes to prove our intelligence or in hopes of strengthening ou...

Behind the Scenes of <i>That’s the Spirit</i>

Behind the Scenes of That’s the Spirit

November 19, 2017

New Year, New Muse

New Year, New Muse

November 9, 2017

Lending Support and Raising Hope: Breast Cancer Awareness Month at MacDuffie

Lending Support and Raising Hope: Breast Cancer Awareness Month at MacDuffie

November 4, 2017

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