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Juniors split into committees for Coffeehouse planning

Emme Leong
September 22, 2016
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The junior Class Council discussed Coffeehouse details as well as weekly exit sales. Class members had the opportunity to sign up for individual planning committees including advertisements, decorations, food, stage/technology crew and ticket sales. The class council also explained the hosting application....

NAHS holds interest meeting for new members

Courtney Kushnir
September 21, 2016
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The National Art Honors Society (NAHS) held a meeting today for applicants from the junior class. Club adviser Shelley Ortner met with prospective members to discuss the application process. The NAHS induction will take place in April and students will have until March 1 to accumulate art-related se...

Sophomore Council plans first fundraisers

Maura DeRose
September 21, 2016
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The sophomore Class Council finalized their plans for a grade-wide social next Friday Sept. 30 to celebrate the start of the new school year. The class also discussed their plans for fundraisers and volunteer opportunities in the coming months. The class is in the process of planning breakfast sales...

NHS sets committee heads

Sarah Lynch
September 20, 2016
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The National Honors Society (NHS) met today to collect summer hours from their senior members. NHS council assigned senior head chairs for each of their committees, which are public relations, blood drive, tutoring, beautification and Parent Student Faculty Association (PSFA). Assistant heads from last y...

Photo Club lays groundwork for new projects

Elizabeth Klemm
September 20, 2016
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Photo Club held its first meeting of the year to introduce the club and its various activities such as Photo of the Week, workshops, trips and event photography. The council asked people to photograph candids and run the photo booth at the Back to School Dance this Friday. Dates are set for a "Back to...

CCC welcomes old members and new

Julianne Sackett
September 20, 2016
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The first Cultural Communications Club (CCC) meeting was held today in Room 107. The club council began the meeting by introducing themselves and explaining upcoming events such as the annual car wash, Special Olympics, Barnes and Noble gift wrapping fundraiser and weekly breakfast sales. The council...

SGA has new vision for fall info sessions

Andrew Wang
September 19, 2016
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The Student Government Association (SGA) met to discuss new fundraising proposals by various groups, scheduling for SGA exit sales and planning the upcoming Info Sessions for interested applicants for the class of 2021. Fundraising proposals from the classes of 2019 and 2020 were deliberated and approved,...

Lit Mag preps for first issue

Izzy Cavazzoni
September 19, 2016
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The Literary Magazine held its first meeting to discuss the rundown for this year and introduce new members to the club.  Editor-in-Chief Angel Chasco of Middletown noted submissions for the fall issue will be due in mid-October, though he did not release the exact date. A prompt was also assigne...

Digital Video gets the cameras rolling

Shannon Damiano
September 19, 2016
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The Digital Video (DV) club met for the first time of the 2016-17 school year. The council discussed monthly challenges, film festivals and their goal of creating 100 films by the end of the year. For the first time, students interested in only acting in club films are invited to participate in club...

SkillsUSA plans for Halloween dance

Ebenezer Shim
September 14, 2016
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SkillsUSA held an unofficial meeting to briefly discuss roles for the Halloween Dance scheduled for Oct. 28. A theme idea was selected and committee heads for the event were picked from club members, with a council member to assist each committee head. Finishing touches were also discussed for the Clu...

Junior Council talks mums and Coffeehouse

EMME LEONG
September 13, 2016
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The Junior Class Council held its very first class meeting of the year on Sept. 13. After less than a week into the school year, the class has completed their first fundraiser, mum sales, which raised over $565 for the class. The council plans to get start early on organization for the annual Coffeehouse...

Instructional Council holds first meeting

SHANNON DAMIANO
September 13, 2016
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The first Instructional Council meeting of the 2016-17 school year was today. Issues discussed included the return of the mock Presidential Debate, more outdoor seating during lunch, scheduling of science classes and the frequency of DEAR. Decisions on matters will be made at the faculty meeting on ...

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