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French Club serves ‘petit dejeuner francais’

French Club serves ‘petit dejeuner francais’

by Ryan Morley, Staff Writer
January 12, 2016 • 296 views
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The French Club held a foreign cuisine and sold breakfast to students and staff as part of a fundraiser. The breakfast took place during the morning of Monday, Dec. 22. Petit Dejeuner Francais (a small French breakfast) is very typical in France. “We had butter croissants, croissants au...

Theater Company attends Broadway show

Theater Company attends Broadway show

by Catherine Bennett, Staff Witer
January 8, 2016 • 318 views
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Glen Rock High School’s Theater Company attended a Broadway play this past Wednesday, Jan. 6. It was the first time The Theater Company was approved by The Board of Education to take students to see a show in New York City. Ms. Juliet McKinley, Theater Company adviser, organized the trip...

Interact club helps local residents with Christmas tree cutting before winter break

Interact club helps local residents with Christmas tree cutting before winter break

by Githmie Goonatilleke, Senior Staff Writer
January 6, 2016 • 264 views
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Members of the Interact Club assisted the YMCA the weekend before Christmas by helping people pick out and carry trees to their cars and then cleaning up branches that fell from Christmas trees as they were tied to the vehicles. Interact is a community service club that allows students to partake in volunt...

LEAP hosts second annual Winter Funderland

LEAP hosts second annual Winter Funderland

by Patricia Whyte, Staff Writer
December 22, 2015 • 306 views
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LEAP hosted its second annual Winter Funderland on Tuesday, Dec. 22. All students, including LEAP alumni, were welcome to enjoy hot chocolate, food, and winter themed activities. Some of the activities included snowflake making, a magazine scavenger hunt, and a winter trivia game. Board games were...

Robotics club hopes to compete at Liberty Science Center

Robotics club hopes to compete at Liberty Science Center

by Githmie Goonatilleke, Senior Staff Writer
December 22, 2015 • 263 views
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They're not in---yet. The Glen Rock Robotics team, also known by the team name 'Cosmic Goose,' is hoping to compete at Liberty Science Center on Jan. 9, but they're currently on a waiting list for a spot in the tournament. FIRST Tech Challenge is a robotics league created to allow students...

Coffeehouse XXXIX engages crowd with acoustic music, poetry

Coffeehouse XXXIX engages crowd with acoustic music, poetry

by Zach McCollum, Jason Messenbrink, and Noah Lee (artwork)
December 11, 2015 • 410 views
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Coffeehouse XXXIX (39) took place in the cafeteria on Dec. 3. Coffeehouse is an event run by the high school’s literary magazine Mobius and is an event for students to perform acoustic music and read poetry. 12th grade English teacher Ms. Patricia Mahoney started Coffeehouse and has been the advi...

Junior class officers start a new, festive way to fundraise

by Sophie Ferreri, Staff Writer
December 11, 2015 • 231 views
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Students and faculty gobbled up the junior class’s festive ideas to raise money for their class prom by selling turkey grams. The turkey grams were sold in the cafeteria prior to the week of Thanksgiving and were personally delivered to students on Nov. 25. Turkey grams are not equivalent to your...

DECA prepares for first competition

DECA prepares for first competition

by Christina Howie, Copy Editor
December 8, 2015 • 334 views
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The DECA Club has started to prepare for the Northern Region Blue and Gold Conference at Ramapo College on Jan. 6th. The Glen Rock chapter of DECA was started two years.  Prior to that, the school participated in Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA). “Glen Rock had a DECA club many years...

School group travels to Spain

School group travels to Spain

by Alethea Jadick, Staff Writer
December 2, 2015 • 415 views
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A group of 20 students left the halls of Glen Rock High School behind to embark on a cultural adventure to Vic, Spain on Wednesday, Nov. 4. This is the second year Glen Rock students have had the opportunity to travel to Spain and this year's trip was a huge success, according to those on the trip. The...

Poverty Awareness Club brought back to high school

Poverty Awareness Club brought back to high school

by Julia Rooney, Multimedia Manager
December 1, 2015 • 274 views
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Hannah Mayer ('17) has reintroduced the Poverty Awareness Club to Glen Rock High School. “I wanted to make a club focused on poverty; not just domestic poverty, but world poverty, as an attempt to raise awareness of poor people’s problems, so others could be motivated to help them,” Mayer said. Kathleen...

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