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One of many Thanksgiving tables
Food, Football, and Family: Ramapo’s Thanksgiving Traditions and Recipes
Kathryn Haig
November 29, 2022

There is nothing more heartwarming than a family sitting around their Thanksgiving table, grateful for each other and the meal before them. We have come to associate this beloved...

Members of Collab paint canvases and CDs while enjoying pizza at a meeting.
Ramapo Collab Makes Its Re-appearance at Ramapo
Savannah DeFino
October 31, 2022

Ramapo Collab, a club first introduced at Ramapo in 2019, is making its appearance again in the 2022-2023 school year. Many students at Ramapo may not have even heard of the small...

Assistant Principal Mr. Daniel Guido
A Teacher of Life: Assistant Principal Daniel Guido
Kathryn Haig, Editor In Chief
October 31, 2022

Ramapo has undergone a myriad of faculty changes this year. Mr. Daniel Guido, Assistant Principal alongside Ms. Mariette Ng, introduced himself to the student body in September...

Drum Major Clara Bennett-Jones on the field
Loud And Proud: Drum Major Clara Bennett-Jones
Kathryn Haig, Editor In Chief
October 31, 2022

When the marching band begins to play, maybe your first thought is “football.” Maybe it’s “Sweet Caroline” or “Head Chops.” Well,...

Drum Major Ariana Giammanco conducting the Ramapo Marching Band.
Marching Forward: Drum Major Ariana Giammanco
Kathryn Haig
October 31, 2022

The name Ariana Giammanco is synonymous with music. The sound of her saxophone has serenaded us in marching band, wind ensemble, and Jazz Band...

Ana de Armas is pictured playing Marilyn Monroe in the film Blonde
The Ethics of Writing Real People: Blonde
Gianna Amato
October 31, 2022

Marilyn Monroe. When people hear her name, they’re brought back to Old Hollywood. Lavish dresses, heavy pearls, and grace — All things that...

Megan Twomey playing in one of her league games for the Varsity Ramapo Girls Soccer Team.
Senior Spotlight: Megan Twomey
Kendall Schmidt, Sports Editor
October 31, 2022

Known for her determination, leadership, and positive mindset, Megan Twomey is a remarkably talented soccer player on the Ramapo team. Her combination between ball control and a rocket of a shot makes her one of the greatest offensive...

Pictured is Ramapo softball player Savannah Ring showing her grit and determination on the field
Senior Spotlight: Savannah Ring
Jack Houston, Sports Editor
May 13, 2022

The fierce and competitive nature of sport cannot be better exemplified by Ramapo softball star and legend Savannah Ring. For the past four years, Savannah has graced our school with never before seen majestic showcases on the...

Wreckage of a house owned by Bill Veach in Fort Myers Beach, Florida
The Tragic Destruction Left by Hurricane Ian Leaves Many Devastated
Emma Ufakacar
October 31, 2022

On Friday, September 23rd, Governor DeSantis declared a state of emergency for all Florida residents. Later that week, on September 28th, the notorious Hurricane Ian hit Fort Myers,...

A memorial is built at the scene of the attack, honoring the lives that were lost.
Terror in Thailand
Lana Jepsen
October 31, 2022

On Thursday, October 6, in Uthai Suwan, Thailand, a child’s daycare center fell victim to a brutal attack by former police officer Panya Kamrab, resulting in one of the world’s...

We Talk, They Listen: The Results of Thought Exchange
Kathryn Haig, Editor In Chief
October 31, 2022

All of you have participated in the Thought Exchange forums posted to Schoology over the past two years. Yes, you answered the questions, but you probably skimmed the introduction....