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Surviving the not-so-snowy season

Surviving the not-so-snowy season

CARLY SWAIN, STAFF WRITER

December 15, 2016


Filed under FOCUS, SHOWCASE

  I’m dreaming of a white Christmas, but for better or for worse, Florida will not be granting us a snowy winter. Whether warm weather is your December dream or nightmare, it is a fact of life for Floridians.   “Florida winter is very inconsistent,” science teacher Carrie Lopez said. ...

How to make a pumpkin-chocolate piecake

ZACH WATSON, VIDEO EDITOR

November 28, 2016


Filed under FOCUS, MULTIMEDIA, VIDEO

Gray’s garden sprouts new club: The Green Team

Gray’s garden sprouts new club: The Green Team

CARLY SWAIN, STAFF WRITER

November 4, 2016


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  There’s a new club in town. Science teacher Jonathan Gray and world language teacher Vanessa Spallone join forces to form the Green Team, a middle-school gardening club.   The club meets every Friday during break and provides members with hands-on gardening experience. In addition to gardening, ...

New garden nourishes campus

New garden nourishes campus

ALEXANDRA FELD, FOCUS EDITOR

November 3, 2016


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Leaves emerge from the ground, giving new life and nutrients to the campus in the latest addition to the Trinity Prep landscape: the box garden behind Witmer Science Center. The garden consists of several different crops such as carrots and dragon tongue beans. The garden was planted over this past...

Feel the fear: Universal Orlando’s 26th Halloween Horror Nights

Feel the fear: Universal Orlando’s 26th Halloween Horror Nights

CARLY SWAIN, STAFF WRITER

September 7, 2016


Filed under FOCUS, Uncategorized

It’s not every day that you are chased down by a man revving a chainsaw. However, at Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights (HHN), it’s all in a day’s work. On select nights from September 16 through October 31, Universal Studios Orlando provides parkgoers with a chance to face their fears...

A dazzling display of diversity: the 2016 U.S. Olympic team

A dazzling display of diversity: the 2016 U.S. Olympic team

CARLY SWAIN, STAFF WRITER

August 22, 2016


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   The United States won 121 medals at the Summer 2016 Rio Olympics, 46 of them being gold. In addition to celebrating a record-breaking medal count, we celebrate an incredibly diverse team that matches that of our country.    “With last names like Armstrong, Hernandez and Zeng, our Olympic...

Moves for your mind

Alexandra Feld, Staff Writer

March 4, 2016


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  When I was a child, every Friday night was family game night at my house. We would play games like Clue, Monopoly and card games of all sorts. No matter how many times I would ask to watch a movie, my parents told me that staring at the TV would hurt my brain, while the games would help it. As re...

Do video games promote violence?

Do video games promote violence?

SHEA PERERA, FOCUS EDITOR

March 4, 2016


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Teenagers gather together in a pitch-black room where the only source of light is the flashes of white from the television. Everyone clutches a controller in their hands while their dilated eyes remained fixed to the television. No motion other than the rapid movement of their thumbs clicking buttons...

Successful dropouts and how to become one

Successful dropouts and how to become one

ALEXANDRA LIPTON, STAFF WRITER

December 16, 2015


Filed under FOCUS, Uncategorized

Have you started studying for exams? You know what… don’t answer that. I’m sorry I even asked. While students’ livelihood may not depend on exam grades, it seems that the very essence of our futures is defined by those 0.02 points that will be cruelly stolen by the tests that are, admittedly,...

Little People that did Big Things

OLIVER TRAPP, OPINIONS EDITOR

December 15, 2015


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While tall people tend to be perceived as more influential, short people have proven the opposite throughout history. From ruthless dictators to inspirational activists, short people have shaped the world, proving that height is never a barrier to leaving a mark. Here is a list of the 11 most influential...

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