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How Multigenerational Families Deal With Coronavirus

How Multigenerational Families Deal With Coronavirus

Jacob Grindstaff, Opinion Editor

September 28, 2020

On Sept. 22, the Miami-Dade County Public School district passed a unanimous vote in favor of a staggered reopening plan that intends to start reopening schools by Oct. 11. The staggered reopening plan intended to send back the students whose parents had chosen the district’s Schoolhouse model f...

Generation Z Steps Up to Accommodate the Poll Worker Shortage

Generation Z Steps Up to Accommodate the Poll Worker Shortage

Kate Stuzin, Managing Editor

September 27, 2020

Historically, old retirees have made up the majority of poll workers — a demographic especially vulnerable to COVID-19 — so the recently formed Poll Hero Project has jumped in and placed an emphasis on teens working the polls this election year. The upcoming general and local elections in Miami-Dade wil...

Who Do You Wear Your Mask For?

Samantha Elkins, Multimedia Video Editor

September 24, 2020

Check out the Panther's newest video showcasing who our Panthers wear their masks for!

Palmetto Seniors’ Advice for Freshmen

Camilla Bondy, Multimedia Video Editor

September 21, 2020

Check out the Panther's newest video featuring multiple MPSH seniors giving their best advice to this year's freshman class!

A Guide to Voting in 2020

Bella Martin, Sports Editor

September 18, 2020

On Nov. 3, eligible Americans will head to the polls to vote. To help make sure they get there with no troubles, this is The Panther’s 2020 Voting Guide.  How to Register In the state of Florida, one can register to vote online and by mail. To register online, visit the Florida Department of ...

New Campaign at FROST Museum Highlights Causes of Climate Change

A wax replica of a lifeguard tower located at the FROST Museum set to melt over 4-5 days, representing the effects climate change will have to Florida.

Gianna Hutton, Senior Design Editor

September 12, 2020

On Wednesday, Sep. 9 , The CLEO Institute, in collaboration with Zubi Advertising, launched the #FLClimateCrisis campaign seeking to raise awareness surrounding the impacts of climate change in Florida. The campaign features biodegradable wax sculptures created by Bob Partington in three locations ...

Miami-Dade County Reopening

Sofia Vinueza, Multimedia Editor

May 31, 2020

COVID-19 has caused many changes to everyday life. Since the middle of March, Miami-Dade County has enacted stay-at-home and social distancing measures. Shops, schools, restaurants, parks, marinas and several small businesses closed. After almost three months, starting May 18th, Miami-Dade has begun ...

2019-2020 School Year: For Better And For Worse

Nicole Markus, Editor-in-Chief

May 24, 2020

The end of the year quickly approaches after one of the most tumultuous years in Miami Palmetto Senior High School history.  MPSH started the year welcoming the freshmen Class of 2023. The new members of Palmetto held Student Council elections and were introduced to the world of high school — ...

Linda Dwyer: Someone to Smile About

Linda Dwyer on one of her service trips.

Joanna Salvat, Online Editor-in-Chief

April 29, 2020

Running around the halls of Miami Palmetto Senior High School, sitting in CAP Counselor Harry Nerenberg’s office or bringing in smiles and positivity, you may have seen Linda Dwyer. As a special person in the Palmetto community, Dwyer has officially been hired as an “interventionist” after shad...

Debunking Coronavirus Myths

Nicole Markus, Print Editor-In-Chief

April 27, 2020

With the outbreak of COVID-19 comes a lot of speculation, much of it is incorrect and damaging. Here are five COVID-19 myths to look out for: #1: You cannot contract the virus if you live in a certain climate.  According to the WHO, the virus can spread in any climate. Just because one lives in a ...

Join The Panther 2020-2021

Join the Panther 2020-2021!

April 13, 2020

Join The Panther! APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APRIL 20, 2020. Please email your completed applications to [email protected] VIEW @thepantherpaper on Instagram for more details! Here is the new-staffer application for The Panther 2020-2021: Joining staff will require dedication...

What Does It Mean To Be Lucky?

What Does It Mean To Be Lucky?

Camilla Bondy

March 17, 2020

Being lucky means getting the last spot left in the lot. It means getting a perfect score on a test that one did not study for. Mar. 17, also known as St. Patrick’s Day, the U.S. becomes an “emerald country” for the day. On St. Patrick's Day, Irish tradition says that being lucky, or having luc...

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