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Voter Suppression in This Past Election

Nicole Markus, Copy Editor

November 14, 2018

The midterm elections have been anticipated for months, and the excitement surrounding voting and volunteering is at a high. However, in states like Georgia and North Dakota, voters are finding it difficult to be able to vote. In some instances, these voters were informed that their voter registration w...

Voting for Our Voices

Joanna Salvat, Life Editor

November 6, 2018

In the past couple years, students participation in political discussions have significantly increased.  This year’s midterm elections begin on Nov. 6, where representatives for different states will be elected. Since the 2016 presidential election, the common dissatisfaction with current political decision...

Dear Freshman… (VIDEO)

Chloe Gallivan, Garett Livingston, and Annette Gonzalez

October 16, 2018

Exclusive Q&A With College Admission’s Officers (FAQ’S)

Camila Myers and Benjamin Spiegelman

October 16, 2018

With application deadlines creeping closer and closer, we interviewed both the Florida International University and Florida State University admissions directors to get many common questions regarding the college application process answered.   Is a B in an AP class weighted the same ...

A Miami Makeover

Jayden Woodfall, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018

Miami is expanding. Several new multi-million dollar projects are on the horizon and only a vote away from coming to reality. Places we love and places that we might grow to love are soon to be built or rebuilt. With the help of David Beckham, a retired soccer player, Miami may soon get a major lea...

Inside the Darkroom: Photography Class Profile

Brooke Brown adjusts her settings before taking a photo.

Sabrina Catalan, copy editor

April 30, 2018

The tapping of a pen on a desk, the flipping pages of a textbook, the ringing of a bell, the bustling in the hall. Take in a breath, and it starts all over again in a slightly different seat. At times, high school may seem like a monotonous routine. Thus, creative electives, such as photography,...

Meet The Candidates: Prospective Student Representatives Make Their Case

Meet The Candidates: Prospective Student Representatives Make Their Case

Camila Myers, Life Editor

April 4, 2018

With the election for Student Council and class representatives for the 2018-2019 school year quickly approaching, all the candidates running for office met in Panther Square during both lunches today, Apr. 4, to campaign for the election tomorrow. The candidates handed out candy, food and stickers an...

Hear Them Roar: What the March for Our Lives Protesters Have to Say

Hear Them Roar: What the March for Our Lives Protesters Have to Say

Jack Cruz-Alvarez, Alexis Garcia-Ruiz, and Alex Pedroso

March 26, 2018

Over a month after a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida left 17 dead, student activists helped coordinate March for Our Lives events across the US and the world on Saturday, March 24. With the help of groups like Everytown for Gun Safety, MSD students have organized mar...

Day 14: The Big Disconnect

Day 14: The Big Disconnect

February 14, 2018

As the 14 Days of Love series finally reaches its conclusion, we bridge the Love & Sex issue's feature story on dating in the digital age to personal accounts from Palmetto couples on how their reltionships started. Enjoy!...

Day 13: Sex Through The Ages

Day 13: Sex Through The Ages

Anastasiya Dudaryk, copy editor

February 13, 2018

As technology and social media become more apparent in the lives of teenagers and younger adults, a generational divide forms over the morals and values associated with sex and relationships. The widespread praise of figures like Kim Kardashian has both empowered and enraged women with the growing acceptan...

Day 10: 18 & Engaged

Day 10: 18 & Engaged

Alex Pedroso, design editor

February 10, 2018

In high school it is not expected that the person you are with is going to be the person you’ll be with forever. The likelihood of being married to that person is low since according to Huffington Post only 2% of new marriages in North America are considered high school sweethearts. Though it is rare,...

Day 3: #MeToo Among Generations

Demonstrators hold up an anti-Trump banner at the second annual Women's March in Miami, FL.

Allessandra Inzinna, feature editor

February 3, 2018

Shared experiences regarding sexual harassment transcend generations, but the ability to publicly vocalize these concerns is something only younger generations have access to. The #MeToo movement gave victims of sexual harassment the microphone in mainstream media. The momentum, which stripped m...

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