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Quill and Scroll resumes after year-long hiatus, inducts new members

Senior Erica Sammarco of Colts Neck lights her candle using the 'candle of truth'.

Meredith Prud'homme

June 3, 2019

On May 31, sophomores, juniors, and seniors of The Inkblot were inducted into the student journalism honor society, Quill and Scroll, in room 107 during lunch. After the honor society’s one year-long hiatus, juniors Maddy Holobinko of Monmouth Beach and Emily Toro of Manalapan brought Quill and Scroll...

Woolley: from newsroom to classroom

Woolley poses in front of a defaced mural of Saddam Hussein in Baghdad while covering the Iraq War in 2005.

Emily Toro

November 21, 2018

“I have always wanted to teach from the very first time I was in a newsroom,” said journalism teacher Wayne Woolley. CHS recently hired Woolley in September of the 2018-19 school year. Before teaching, Woolley pursued a career in journalism for 18 years writing for publications such as T...

Five days, 51 journalists, one unforgettable experience

Over the summer, senior Kaitlyn Hammond of Wall attended the Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference.

Kaitlyn Hammond

September 22, 2018

“I didn’t realize the magnitude of this conference.” I said this several times throughout my five days at the Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference, and I’ve been saying it ever since. When I received the email announcing I was the conference’s New Jersey representative, I was s...

Junior Inkblot editors attend Columbia University conference

Junior Inkblot editors attend Columbia University conference

Andrew Wang

March 21, 2017

The Inkblot junior edit board battled the cold, snow and crowds during their annual trip to the Columbia Scholastic Press Association conference at Columbia University from March 15 to 17. The three day trip led by Inkblot adviser and journalism teacher Andi Mulshine along with parent chaperone Kar...

Mulshine’s passion is journalism

Journalism teacher Andi Mulshine began teaching at CHS after her own career in journalism.

Evan Kuo

December 22, 2016

The job description of a journalist is simple: find the facts and report the truth. But the varied experiences, both positive and negative – some downright frightening – make the job a constant thrill, said Mass Media teacher and journalist of 20 years Andi Mulshine. Mulshine’s journalistic career started in ...

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