Olivia Abbruzzese: Excited to explore

By Toni GalloConnetquot High School Olivia Abbruzzese has found an outlet in writing. Since she was a child, she’s used it as a way to express her feelings and emotions, …

Phoebe Lawson: A passion for editing

By Cielo CastanedaEdward R. Murrow High School Phoebe Lawson had an interesting start to journalism.  “I wasn’t interested in it until my freshman year when I was accidentally put into …

Sophia Seda: Surrounded by stories

By Maya RatnerExpeditionary Learning School for Community Leaders Sometimes watching TV with family members can be impactful to a person’s life because it can help define their passion. When Sophia …

Kiana Wright: From film to broadcast

By Isabella RoccanovaHoly Trinity High School Kiana Wright loved writing from a young age, but it was only after a freshman year writing assignment—a seven-page creative rewrite of Shakespeare’s “Romeo …

David Wang: An interesting start to journalism

By Alexandra WeldonEarl L. Vandermeulen High School David Wang had little interest in journalism until seeing a pamphlet advertising his middle school newspaper.  Part of the reason why the 15-year-old …