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President Biden has signed the American Rescue Plan into law amidst a wave of political backlash.

The American Rescue Plan: What it Means for a Politically Divided Country

Drew Bender March 17, 2021

On March 11, President Joe Biden signed the American Rescue Plan, a $1.9 trillion relief package designed to help combat the COVID-19 crisis in America. The bill includes $1,400 in direct payments to Americans...

The Grammys is the most prestigious and most watched music award show in America and yesterday was no different.

Grammys 2021: Here’s What You Need to Know

Alexandra Chu March 15, 2021

With 84 different categories and countless performances, the Grammys is the most prestigious and most watched music award show in America. This year’s ceremony is no different as millions of people tune...

The governors of Texas and Mississippi have lifted their Coronavirus mask mandate in their states. What does this mean for the world?

Optimistic or Misinformed: Texas and Mississippi Remove Mask Mandate

Ryan Jiang March 12, 2021

As a year has passed since the pandemic started, people all over the world still continue to wear masks and follow COVID-19 prevention guidelines set by government officials. However, as time goes by and...

The pandemic has greatly exacerbated peoples' struggles with eating disorders.

NEDA Week: Highlighting The Impact of the Pandemic on Eating Disorders

Charlotte Davis March 10, 2021

On the last week of February, the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) celebrated this year’s NEDAwareness Week. Especially in the stress-induced times of this past year, the focus on eating...

Scarsdale Model United Nations Officers preparing for activities.

Recap: SHS’s First Virtual Model UN Conference

Amelia Liu March 8, 2021

Over the weekend of February 19th, the SHS Model UN (MUN) team participated in the Princeton Model United Nations Conference (PMUNC), their first virtual MUN event. PMUNC usually occurs annually in November,...

Jane Veron is running unopposed for Scarsdale mayor in the March 16 local election and has several ideas for new public policy.

Jane Veron: Running Unopposed for Scarsdale Mayor

Mykaela Madoff March 8, 2021

Jane Veron is running for mayor unopposed in the March 16 local election. If and when elected, she will begin her term on April 5.  Scarsdale’s government officials are responsible for almost every...

On March 1st, K-Pop fans all around the world woke up to a great shock: hundreds if not thousands of songs from their favorite artists had been removed from Spotify.

K-Pop Fans Suffer as Hundreds of Songs are Removed From Spotify

Alexandra Chu March 5, 2021

On March 1st, K-Pop fans all around the world woke up to a great shock: hundreds if not thousands of songs from their favorite artists had been removed from Spotify. The move caught many fans by surprise....

The FDA introduced Johnson & Johnson, the third company to create a successful COVID-19 vaccine yesterday, on February 27th.

F.D.A. Approves Johnson & Johnson’s Single-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine

Daniel Rublin February 28, 2021

As COVID-19 cases in the United States rapidly decline and the vaccine rollout continues, a new sense of hope is in the air. Moving along this path to recovery, the FDA approved the Johnson & Johnson...

On March 8th 2021, SHS plans to have students, on their respective cohort days, go back to full-day in person classes.

How Does SHS Feel about the Updated March 8th Schedule?

Katherine Shi and Alicia Xin February 27, 2021

Almost one year after the nationwide switch to online learning, Scarsdale High School plans to have students return to full day in-person classes starting from March 8. Many people have mixed opinions...

The SHS Student Government Elections are over, and we have the winners!

Newly Elected School Government Officials Plan for a Better School Year

Alicia Xin and Amelia Liu February 25, 2021

The SHS Student Government Elections are over, and we have the winners. This year will present new challenges that make our elected student officials even more vital to our school community....

Students will attend two full in-person days starting March 8th.

Open-Campus Policy, School Lunches, and Full Days: Everything You Need to Know About SHS’ Increased In-Person Time

Ella Hayes and Irene Li February 22, 2021

For almost a year, Scarsdale High School has experimented with various schedules, techniques, and platforms for learning. From cross-cohort live streaming to half-days, Zoom classes to a full virtual model,...

Biden has been officially inaugurated as the 46th president of the United States.

A Welcome to the Biden Administration

Eve Rich and Jack Margolin February 3, 2021

Now that Joe Biden is officially inaugurated as the 46th president of the United States, there are bound to be loads of comparisons between him and his predecessor, former President Trump. Biden’s first...

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