Holiday Kindness and Cheer

Holiday Kindness and Cheer

Helen Logan

December 22, 2017


Filed under Student Life

As the holiday season approaches, people everywhere can feel the holiday spirit. Whether it is putting up lights or decorating a Christmas tree, most people have their own way of celebrating during these chilly December days. A popular tradition during the cheerful season is giving back. Some people...

‘Tis the Season for Starbucks

Jackson Martin

December 21, 2017


Filed under Student Life

As the air grows colder and the weather shifts to snowy days, the urge for warmth arrives.   People enjoy hot beverages when the season becomes winter. To remedy this, coffee and hot chocolate is consumed. A sizable population of students from our school drink these beverages, and they usually ...

Towsonolabokaflod

Towsonolabokaflod

Amir Defino, Senior Editor

December 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Towson High School has been plastered with news of a flood. A book flood, that is. It’s Towsonolabokaflod. Iceland’s Jolabokaflod (“Christmas Book Flood”) is an annual tradition where Icelandic publishers release hundreds of new titles into the market. The tradition calls for a gathering...

Senior Superlatives Preview

Serena Roberts, Senior Editor

December 21, 2017


Filed under School News, Student Life

The senior superlatives were voted a couple months ago by the senior class and there were some close votes for the winners of each category. There were 20 categories, and a boy and a girl were chosen for each (besides best bromance and gal pals). For two days, hundreds of votes came in for who would...

Top 15 Christmas Songs of All Time

Top 15 Christmas Songs of All Time

Nick Testoni, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Student Life

1) “Last Christmas” – Wham This song is just simply an amazing song that everyone likes. It could be interchangeable with #2 but with George Michael passing away, “last Christmas” it only seems appropriate. 2) “All I Want For Christmas” – Mariah Carey Another song that just about...

Campus Cleanup

Serena Roberts, Senior Editor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Student Life

On Saturday, November 11th, the annual campus cleanup was as fun as ever. I grabbed some hot chocolate from Dunkin' Donuts and went on my way. A group of about 25 of us got to Towson around 9 a.m. for some hot bagels in trailer 4. We all warmed up for the day of cleaning our campus and I couldn’t wai...

The Faculty Basketball Game in Review

Helen Logan, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under School News, Student Life

I strolled into the gym on this particularly lively Friday afternoon. Immediately I was greeted with a sea of eager faces, impatiently awaiting the start of the game. The commotion created by all of the students drowned out any audible voices. Select faculty members could be seen sporting either...

Club Spotlight: Environmental Club

Amir Defino, Senior Editor

November 7, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Green thumb, tree hugger, and greenie are all terms used to make fun of environmentalists. But actually, these terms are embraced by environmentalists. Towson's environmental club embodies these supposedly belittling words.   The club is spearheaded by the school's science department chair, Ms. West. The group meets every Tuesday to do...

Habitat for Humanity Club

Habitat for Humanity Club

Serena Roberts, Senior Editor

November 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

In 2014, the Habitat for Humanity Club was created by former Towson students James DeSantis and Thomas Davlin.   After they graduated, the club no longer met until Brendan Lemon approached Mr. Daniel Collins last year to restart the Towson chapter. Since then, the club has taken off.  Although there...

LOR Etiquette

Ryan Miller, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under School News, Student Life

The college application process is in full swing and procrastinating seniors across the country are scrambling to get their applications in on time along with all other materials, like SAT scores, College Essays, and of course, Letters of Recommendation.   The Letter of Recommendation is crucial for the perfect application to your favorite schools. Most colleges around the country require th...

Class of 2018’s last stand as Generals 

Ryan Miller, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Student Life

    As Towson High School nears the end of fall sports season, the last game for Seniors, known as "Senior Day" is celebrated as an acknowledgement of their tremendous work in those sports. The class of 2018 will battle it out on the field and course for their last time at Towson...

Senior Wall

Senior Wall

Serena Roberts, Senior Editor

October 24, 2017


Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

  Every year on PSAT day the annual senior activities day commences and the wall in the senior cafeteria is signed. Signing the wall is like a ritual for all the seniors at Towson; by signing that wall, you are officially a senior at the school. Since I’m a class officer, I was able to help...

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