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Facial piercings

Facial piercings

Keeley Curran May 9, 2024

Society has come a long way in accepting body modifications, such as tattoos and piercings in the workplace, but stereotypes and stigma regarding facial piercings still exists. Certain professions discriminate...

Navigating the impact: How School Dynamics Shape Teens Mental Health

Navigating the impact: How School Dynamics Shape Teens Mental Health

Peyton Sayres, Writer May 8, 2024

From big piles of school work to social pressures, the school environment can take a toll on teenagers' mental well-being. As educators and parents try to understand these effects, it's crucial to explore...

Diving into the Inner Workings of AHS’s Electives Department

Jackson Strong and Stephen Trieu May 8, 2024

Inside AHS, the electives and world language department is one of the most diverse branches of the school. Ranging from choir teachers to librarians to woodworking teachers, the department handles communication...

Audubon’s administration strongly rebounding after pandemic; turnover

Audubon’s administration strongly rebounding after pandemic; turnover

Dan Wilkins and Kelly Curran May 8, 2024

School administration is crucial to structure and order. While Audubon’s administrative staff has changed in recent years the current administration team includes; Superintendent Andy Davis, Principal...

Diverse Abilities, Unified Futures: The View of Special Education Teaching

Diverse Abilities, Unified Futures: The View of Special Education Teaching

Peyton Sayres and Beatrice Herman May 8, 2024

Audubon High School prides itself on the many educational opportunities it provides to its special ed students. The department of special education is full of dedicated teachers and staff that help provide...

Maddy Carter: NJSIAA Scholar Athlete

Maddy Carter: NJSIAA Scholar Athlete

May 8, 2024

Madelin Carter, a senior in Audubon High School has been awarded one of the most prestigious awards; Scholar Athlete. Not only has she excelled in Track and Varsity Soccer, but she has impressively excelled...

AHS Marching Band: Preparation for the Summer

AHS Marching Band: Preparation for the Summer

Jackson Strong May 8, 2024

Audubon High School's marching band is gearing up for another exciting season. Behind the scenes, meticulous planning and artistic flair drive the band's performances to competitions around the state....

Puttin on the Ritz: The History of the Ritz Theatre

Puttin’ on the Ritz: The History of the Ritz Theatre

Lucy Smith, Writer May 8, 2024

The Ritz Theatre of Haddon Township is well awarded and well known for their magnificent productions. But, what is the history of the theater? How did it all start? Let’s rewind to 97 years ago, back...

NJGPA: The Test and its Challenges

NJGPA: The Test and its Challenges

Ashley Sinatra, Writer May 8, 2024

Dozens of bright white lights illuminate the classroom. Chromebooks positioned on every desk, a student staring at their screen. Testing day is here. Standardized testing has been intertwined with the...

Matt Chapman and Patrick Bailey score runs for the San Francisco Giants in a regular season game versus the Philadelphia Phillies. The 2024 MLB jerseys have been criticized for reducing the size of the letters, and curving them at the top of the players back.

MLB’s new uniforms leave players in stitches with flawed launch

Dan Wilkins May 8, 2024

Detroit’s Riley Greene slid into home plate and scored a run. He stood up, and when Greene arose it was clear a giant gash appeared in his pants from the slide. A common slide performed thousands...

portrait of stressed man sleeping on a 3d book pile

Behind The Scenes: Audubon’s English Department

Amber Romanowski and Avery Whitman March 28, 2024

The English department has had many changes, issues, and complications throughout the past few years. The close-knit department has been spread thin by obstacles thrown at them from losing a teacher in...

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