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FDRs Culture Fest Is Coming!
FDR's Culture Fest Is Coming!
Barakat Jooda, Co-editor • June 7, 2022

The Culture Fest is an event put together by the school's administration, staff members, and the student government, among many others. The purpose of this event is to celebrate the diversity of our school...

The Top Tens Favorite Memories!
The Top Ten's Favorite Memories!
Shirin Khasanova, Contributor • June 7, 2022

As little freshmen, we used to wander around the halls, with a piece of crumpled paper on our hands, trying to find the right class and enough courage to walk into that class to introduce ourselves. Now,...

Upperclassman of the Month - Shirin Khasanova
Upperclassman of the Month - Shirin Khasanova
Abdullah Hashimi, Contributor • June 7, 2022

Let's give a hand to Shirin Khasanova for being FDR’s June's Upperclassman of the Mont! Shirin has been attending FDR for all 4 years of high school. She likes attending FDR, saying that whenever she...

Underclassman of The Month - Angelina Raymond
Underclassman of The Month - Angelina Raymond
Abdullah Hashimi, Contributor • June 7, 2022

Congratulations to Angelina Raymond, on becoming this school year's final Underclassman of the Month! Angelina enjoys attending FDR, because it is very diverse and embraces various different cultures....

A Dear John Letter To FDR High School
A Dear John Letter To FDR High School
Li Na Jiang, Contributor • June 7, 2022

Dear FDR High School, I must admit I was in disbelief when I first saw you, not because I was excited to begin the highly anticipated high school journey—but because I had to walk past an entire cemetery...

Covid-19: How Did We Do Cougars?
Covid-19: How Did We Do Cougars?
Zain Chaudhry, Contributor • June 7, 2022

As the year comes winding down, we can finally make our long awaited judgements, how did the DOE and our school handle the reopening of in-person instruction? Many families were concerned, sending their...

Asking Questions Is Not Offensive!
Asking Questions Is Not Offensive!
Amina Orzueva, Contributor • June 7, 2022

Being blind for my whole life, I have realized that a lot of sighted people have stereotypes and misconceptions about blindness. I've come to realize it is not their fault. Almost every show or movie that...

Congrats Upperclassmen!
Congrats Upperclassmen!
Joanna Christian , Contributor • June 7, 2022

Starting September, every high school senior begins with a painstaking journey, from meeting an advisor, to building a resume, to finalizing essays and wrapping up their four years of high school experience,...

FDR: A Mosaic of Cultures
FDR: A Mosaic of Cultures
Amna Amjad , Contributor • June 7, 2022

The world is a colorful canvas of people from all walks of life and backgrounds. In every corner of the globe, there are people from different religions, racial identifications, ethnic identities who speak...

Softball Is On The Up!
Softball Is On The Up!
Diego Monge Gonzalez, Contributor • June 7, 2022

Softball is a direct descendant from baseball- America's pastime. The sport takes skill, heart, and determination to come out on top. The FDR Softball team made it into the playoffs this year, coming out of Covid-19 restrictions....

The Boys Tennis Team!
The Boys Tennis Team!
Shirin Khasanova, Contributor • June 7, 2022

FDR has the best tennis players in the world! Now maybe I’m biased, because I am from FDR, and the tennis players are like brothers to me. However, these successful Cougars accomplished a lot, including the fact that they made...

Its Pride Month! Heres What You Need To Know!
It's Pride Month! Here's What You Need To Know!
Angela Li Mei, Contributor • June 7, 2022

It's finally June, which means it's Pride Month! Pride Month is an annual celebration, during the entirety of June, of achievements of the 1969 Stonewall Riots by members of the LGBTQ+ community. The community...

Solid State Batteries: The Next Leap In Energy Storage
Solid State Batteries: The Next Leap In Energy Storage
Lai Ying Yu, Contributor • June 7, 2022

Batteries area one of the best ways to store energy. They can be formed into many sizes and can be put inside phones, computers, cars, and even be used for storing energy in power plants. These batteries...

Top 10 Coolest Inventions!
Top 10 Coolest Inventions!
Raymond Li, Contributor • June 7, 2022

Welcome to the Top Ten List! Each edition we break down a Top Ten List. This edition will focus on the Top Ten Coolest Inventions! Our ranking is based on popular opinion and votes. 1. Eye Lights The...

Haitian Cuisine: Popular food worth trying
Haitian Cuisine: Popular food worth trying
Ruth Kroegenberg, Contributor • June 7, 2022

As Haitian Heritage Month comes to an end, there are plenty of delicious Haitian recipes to try throughout the summer. You may prepare these exquisite dishes with your friends and family.  One of the...

Keep A Balanced Diet For A Healthier Lifestyle!
Keep A Balanced Diet For A Healthier Lifestyle!
Shirin Khasanova, Contributor • June 7, 2022

Keeping a healthy diet, in addition to a healthy lifestyle overall, might seem impossible to teenagers like me and you. After all, after school we like hanging out with friends and going places to have...

What Is High School Love?
What Is High School Love?
Kristina Sanchez , Contributor • June 7, 2022

What is Love to you? High school students expand this "concept of love" as perfect moments, that are continuously shared with that "one special person." A connection that is made through high school...

The High School Experience: Advice From A Senior
The High School Experience: Advice From A Senior
Christopher Pawlus, Contributor • June 7, 2022

My time in high-school has come to an end, but hopefully the people who read this article will take my advice on what to do and what not to do in your high-school experience!  There's no one sentence...

CS GO PGL Major 2022
CS GO PGL Major 2022
Junqi Chen, Contributor • June 7, 2022

Every year, the top teams in Counter-Strike Global Offensive come together and compete in this top-tier competition for the Major Championship. The PGL Major Antwerp 2022 took place at Sportpaleis Antwerpen,...

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