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  • The Death of Paperback Print

    The Death of Paperback Print

    Thomas Howell and Leon Zhao

    May 19, 2017

    Walk into the Ward Melville library and look around; what do you see? Crowds of students are gathering around the chess tables, converging at the computers, and sitting at the tables, doing homework or playing on their phones. Meanwhile, the thousands of books on the shelves lay motionless, collecting dust...

  • Dear Evan Hansen Field Trip

    Dear Evan Hansen Field Trip

    Janet Song

    May 18, 2017

    Members of Ward Melville’s chorus and Tri-M Honors Society went on a field trip on April 10th to see Broadway’s new musical, Dear Evan Hansen. Students left school halfway through ninth period and arrived at the city to have a family-styled dinner at an Italian restaurant, before heading off to t...

  • The End of an Era

    The End of an Era

    Darren Tung, Staff Writer

    May 7, 2017

    Spring Concerts were held the week before APs, but one concert stood out: Band. Mrs. Gustavsen was a Ward Melville Band Director for over 30 years, and April 27, 2017 marked her last formal concert. The concert featured a premiere: Spy Ring, by Richard Saucedo, performed by the Wind Ensemble. To honor...

  • The Populist Plague in France

    The Populist Plague in France

    Maddy Avni, Staff Writer

    May 3, 2017

    A past full of backwards views. An anti-immigration policy so harsh some would call it unconstitutional. An anti-Islamic sentiment that borders on racism. Slimy “I’m not like other politicians” rhetoric. Whining about the evils of “political correctness.” Drawing criticism for ties with Russia....

  • Andrew Zhang Wins BNL Bridge Building Contest

    Andrew Zhang Wins BNL Bridge Building Contest

    Jessica Guo

    May 3, 2017

    This year, juniors in Ward Melville had the opportunity to participate in the Brookhaven National Laboratory Bridge Contest, yielding spectacular results. As part of the InSTAR program, students designed and constructed bridges according to BNL’s guidelines and stipulations, which were then tested using a ...

Ward Melville DECA Members Compete at States

Ward Melville DECA Members Compete at States

Elizabeth Wang, Staff Writer

On Friday, March 10th, the Ward Melville DECA team competed in Rochester, New York at the New York State DECA competition. Twenty-five Patriot DECA members competed at states. Eight students, Jay Sangwan, Varsha Talanki, Pr...

May 18, 2017No Comments

Are the DiLo Awards Canceled?

Are the DiLo Awards Canceled?

Jessica Guo

In the last few years, the DiLo Guild Awards have become a cherished school tradition enjoyed by faculty and students alike. The show honors Ward Melville students’ work in video and film production, and it is one of ma...

May 18, 2017No Comments

Be Our Guest!

Be Our Guest!

Haasitha Korlipara, Staff Writer

On the evening of June 22, the seniors of Ward Melville High School will receive the chance to dress up in colorful gowns and tuxedos, make a grand entrance in vehicles ranging from limousines to horse-drawn carriages, and h...

May 18, 2017No Comments

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The Death of Paperback Print

The Death of Paperback Print

Thomas Howell and Leon Zhao

Walk into the Ward Melville library and look around; what do you see? Crowds of students are gathering around the chess tables, converging at the computers, and sitting a...

May 19, 2017No Comments

Newsday Op-Ed Calls for Change

May 18, 2017

Sensationalism’s Newest Disguise

May 18, 2017

The Populist Plague in France

The Populist Plague in France

May 3, 2017

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Are the DiLo Awards Canceled?

Are the DiLo Awards Canceled?

Jessica Guo

In the last few years, the DiLo Guild Awards have become a cherished school tradition enjoyed by faculty and students alike. The show honors Ward Melville students’ work in video and film production, a...

May 18, 2017No Comments

Dear Evan Hansen Field Trip

Dear Evan Hansen Field Trip

May 18, 2017

The End of an Era

The End of an Era

May 7, 2017

13 Reasons Why You Should Find a New Show to Binge

13 Reasons Why You Should Find a New Show to Binge

April 25, 2017

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