Towson High’s Inclusion Revolution

Towson High’s Inclusion Revolution

Lauren Spielman

April 24, 2015


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The Inclusion Revolution has swept through Towson High in the form of the Best Buddies Club, led by club executive Ariel Barbosa. “The Revolution,” a phrase used by the Best Buddies Organization, aims to achieve complete acceptance and integration of individuals with Intellectual and Developmental...

Year-round Schooling: Is it the Future?

Year-round Schooling: Is it the Future?

Maggie Moore

April 24, 2015


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When our nation’s first schooling schedule was created, it was influenced by the agricultural timeline of a farm. Students would have nine months of schooling, but when the farm hit its peak harvesting time in the summer, the children took three months off to help out on the farm, which now we refer...

Adventures in Real Time: A Review

Adventures in Real Time: A Review

Emily Friesner & Carson Scally

April 24, 2015


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Most teenagers dream of stardom, or being “discovered,” but only a few lucky stars reach their goals. Seventeen-year-old Dylan Gardner has done the impossible. What started out as a vision and some rocking out in his room, transformed into something much greater. Like many other teenage pop stars,...

Romeo, Oh Romeo, Where Art Thou Promposal?

Romeo, Oh Romeo, Where Art Thou Promposal?

Evelyn Atieno

April 24, 2015


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Early Tuesday morning on March 31st, senior Jamesy Wood woke up thinking it was just another Tuesday. Suddenly her phone started buzzing as her friends were impatiently waiting for her to come to school… today was a special day and Jamesy didn’t even know it. “I actually woke up that morning...

How to Survive the SAT

How to Survive the SAT

Anne Saba

April 10, 2015


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Hey juniors! Are you ready to take the SAT on April 15th in school? For a lot of you, this will be your first experience with the almost four hour long test, and if it’s the only time you plan on taking it, then it’s important to make this one count. Here’s some advice from someone who has alread...

Artsy, Artsy Seniors

Artsy, Artsy Seniors

Tiffany Amoroso & Emma Jablow

March 26, 2015


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Every year, Towson AP Studio Art seniors gather their art from the year and display it along the walls of the library hallway. At 4 o’clock on each night of the three art shows, the hallway fills with people, food, and drinks as art admirers peruse the art exhibits. Seniors explained that they are...

Bullying Prevention Week: What You Can Do to Promote Kindness

Bullying Prevention Week: What You Can Do to Promote Kindness

Heather Seyler

March 12, 2015


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With all of the snow in the week of March 2-6, 2015, a few things may have slipped by. Classes may have pushed back a few quizzes, teachers may have chucked lessons they found less important, and students may have “accidently” slept through a few homework assignments. But one event passed by that...

New Dates for Hairspray!

New Dates for Hairspray!

Nicole Race

March 12, 2015


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Are you looking forward to seeing our spring musical, Hairspray? The cast of the Towson High School Theater would like to remind you that the show dates have been postponed. Originally scheduled for Thursday March 19th, Friday March 20th, and Saturday, March 21st, the new dates are: Thursday, April 16th, ...

Connections Between Hairspray and Towson

Connections Between Hairspray and Towson

Ciara Donegan

March 10, 2015


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Anybody who has seen Hairspray knows that it took place in Baltimore, but did you know about all of these other connections to Baltimore and Towson? Many of the locations in the original 1988 version of the movie were filmed in Baltimore, unlike the 2007 musical, which was filmed in Toronto. Scenes i...

Tips to Prevent Procrastination and Laziness

Tips to Prevent Procrastination and Laziness

James Kavanagh

March 10, 2015


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As we head into the second half of the year and the end of winter, it can be hard to stay motivated to get work done in time and keep up with your studies. While it’s natural to feel run down as the year drags on, you don’t want these feelings to get the better of you and let your grades slip. This...

Accepting Your Acceptances And Rejections

Evelyn Atieno

February 9, 2015


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In the stressful world of senior year, which includes college applications, SATs, ACTs, and APs, how can you not go CRAZY? The hardest dilemma that seniors battle is the impatience we face while waiting for decisions from colleges. Submitting the application is only half the battle, but what happens...

What You Can Do to Be Social in the New Year: Upcoming THS Events

What You Can Do to Be Social in the New Year: Upcoming THS Events

Anne Saba

January 30, 2015


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Are you tired of the same old cycle of school, homework, and sleep? Or are you looking to break the anti-social trend of spending hours and hours alone in your room on your computer? Well, spend a few more minutes on your computer and finish reading this article. Hopefully it will give you some ideas...

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