Meet The Online Editors of 2020

The 2019 – 2020 Online Editors ~ Olivia Yee and Kathryn Swatek Kathryn and I have never been apart of the school newspaper – until now. However, we were both in RGB (Raider Genius Bar) and was recommended by Mrs. Ferro for the job. With our “technological prowess” we were excited by the prospect of helping in another aspect of Ramapo. And although we took … Continue reading Meet The Online Editors of 2020

Female Senior Spotlight: Mary Clare Langan

Mary Clare Langan has been known for her accomplishments in athletics throughout her time here at Ramapo. Currently, in her final season of Ramapo girls soccer, Langan has excelled as an individual and has been vital to the team’s success in recent years. Mary Clare, along with several other Ramapo senior players, began playing club soccer together at the age of seven, and her dedication … Continue reading Female Senior Spotlight: Mary Clare Langan

Male Senior Spotlight: Liam Nelson

Liam Nelson has been tearing through defenders in his final year on Ramapo Soccer. A Varsity player since freshman year, Liam has excelled as a center midfielder, having a positive influence on everyone around him. He has been playing soccer since “Kinder Kickers” at age 5 and went on to play for the Torpedoes Soccer Club soon after. He has also played for notable travel … Continue reading Male Senior Spotlight: Liam Nelson

Unearthed Dangers of Vaping

On August 27th, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stated that they were investigating approximately 94 cases of illnesses related to vaping in 14 states (CDC). What started as a relatively small issue has turned into a full fledged conflict, affecting many individuals across the nation. As of September 26th, there have been 805 reported illnesses related to vaping from 46 states, and 12 lives … Continue reading Unearthed Dangers of Vaping

The Follosal Failure

“People are suffering, people are dying, entire ecosystems are collapsing. We are in the beginning of a mass extinction” (1:05 – 1:14 PBS Newshour). These are the words of 16 year old climate activist, Greta Thunberg, who has motivated over a million young people worldwide. Her first big public appearance was sailing across the Atlantic from Plymouth, Britain, to New York City to attend the … Continue reading The Follosal Failure