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CCC prepares for first farm events and breakfast sales

Jacqueline Geller

September 29, 2016

The Cultural Communications Club started its second meeting with an announcement about the $350 profit made from the car wash held at Feigus Office Furniture on Sept. 24. The council discussed future events that will be in junction with Allaire Farm, such as the Farm Food Truck Festival. Members had the...

Freshman class holds primary election for class council

Marie Schobel

September 28, 2016

The Class of 2020 voted in the primary round for their class council election. The candidates were narrowed down from 21 to ten candidates based on the amount of votes each received. Freshmen Sawyer Barth of West Long Branch, Vaughn Battista of Tinton Falls, Will Carragher of Red Bank, Ben Hewson of Fair...

Lit Mag looks for first submissions and Dodge Poetry Festival attendees

Marissa Ho

September 28, 2016

At this week's meeting, members read their submitted pieces for last week’s theme: "raw." Editor-in-chief and senior Angel Chasco of Middletown started the session with his poem and editor junior Karoline Winzer of Matawan ended with hers. This week’s theme is "red." Submissions for the first issue...

Sophomore council debates Winter Ball themes

Marissa Ho

September 28, 2016

This week, the Class of 2019 council met to suggest themes for Winter Ball, the annual sophomore class fundraiser, which is scheduled for Jan. 6 with a snow date on Jan. 13. The council plans on hosting a seasonal food sale as well as organizing a service project to give tribute to fallen sold...

Senior Council plans for fall fundraisers ahead

Andrew Wang

September 26, 2016

The Senior Council, along with adviser Ginny Clevenger, met on Monday to discuss items including exit sales, future fundraisers and events for the remainder of fall. The council discussed plans for exit sales including strategies for baking, organization and potential fall related themes. The council al...

DV Club plans workshops for new members

Shannon Damiano

September 26, 2016

DV Club met for its second meeting of the year. New film challenges and due dates were discussed with club members. Council members set up dates to help new members with adjusting to equipment and the editing software used.

SkillsUSA introduces itself to new and returning members

Ebenezer Shim

September 22, 2016

SkillsUSA held its first official meeting to introduce the club to members. The agenda included an introduction to the club as well as the council members, an explanation of the competitions, finances that need to be covered, upcoming fundraisers scheduled throughout the year, applications for interested...

Juniors split into committees for Coffeehouse planning

Emme Leong

September 22, 2016

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

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

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

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

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...

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