Saturday, June 25, 2016

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On Senioritis On Senioritis

Departing editor Kirsten Traudt reflects upon her experiences as a member of the Broadcaster staff.




What’s the Deal With the New SAT? What’s the Deal With the New SAT?

MHS upperclassmen reflect on the enormous changes of the new (and possibly even improved) SAT




Gap Years: Helpful or Harmful? Gap Years: Helpful or Harmful?

With Malia Obama’s announcement that she will take a gap year before attending Harvard University, the discussion over this year-long break has been greatly rekindled. Is taking a gap year truly worth it, or does it prove to just be a waste of time?




AP Tests Through a Teacher’s Eyes AP Tests Through a Teacher’s Eyes

Laura Barber investigates the AP exams from an often-neglected perspective: that of the teacher




Weezer’s “White Album” a Pleasant Diversion Weezer’s “White Album” a Pleasant Diversion

Kevin Connor reviews Weezer’s latest musical offering




This Week In History: May 9-16 This Week In History: May 9-16

MG Vallacchi recounts some of history’s most famous happenings this week!




PARCC Exams Stir Student Discontent PARCC Exams Stir Student Discontent

Erin Fleck explores the student response to the PARCC exam’s second year.




MLS Week 1: The Top Five Games MLS Week 1: The Top Five Games

Philip Tani breaks down the opening days of MLS Soccer




Female Athletes Tackle Spring Sports At MHS Female Athletes Tackle Spring Sports At MHS

Laura Barber writes about the progress of the spring sports season for female athletes




Why Are Womens’ Sports Less Popular Than Mens’? Why Are Womens’ Sports Less Popular Than Mens’?

Laura Barber explores the gender gap in athletics at MHS




Things to Do Before You Leave for College: Visit Nolita, Little Italy, and Chinatown Things to Do Before You Leave for College: Visit Nolita, Little Italy, and Chinatown

Every New Jersey student should explore New York City and the food it offers, before leaving for college.




Editorial: Should Standardized Testing Be Taken Online? Editorial: Should Standardized Testing Be Taken Online?

As schools vetted online standardized testing this week through the PARCC assessment, it’s important to ask, is online testing the right move?