By Ashley Collado Interviewing Benjamin Catalfo, the 16-year-old who found the mistake on this year’s 2017 Common Core Geometry Regents, was one of the highlights of my day. He found the mistake while studying to become a geometry tutor, considering he
She uses her passion for writing and photography to bring light to growing up as a Muslim in America today.
By Ryan Magill Center Moriches High School “Athena loves to ask the question ‘why,’” said her father, Ricardo. “She does not accept the status quo or leave things as they are. She likes to question why things are the way
By Coby Shapiro Commack High School With a focus on entertainment and headline news up until now, 16-year-old Janet Song is ready to explore other aspects of journalism that she has never experienced. “I work for the school paper as
Jack McShane grew up watching his father work as a WABC reporting news. Now he wants to work in the same field.
By Janet Song It was a good day today with my team. We finally finished our video, and I’m really excited how it turned out! Of course, watching it now is rewarding, but the video is a painful reminder of what
By Sarah Graziano Saint John the Baptist Diocesan High School At the age of 12, Sydnee Johnson had a dream of being at the anchor desk. The senior at Preparatory Academy for Writers in Springfield Gardens and St. Albans native,
Instead of following the new trends in social media, Ashley Collado would rather write about the world’s problems.
Her writing impacts her peers and has changed the way they perceive her, and she hopes she will continue to be able to enact change as a future journalist.
Her church mission travels are preparing her for a career in journalism, visiting new locations and learning from new people.