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Special guest Proviso performs at this year’s Black History assembly

Giselle Camacho, Jackie Leon, Jennifer Soto, and Osiris Aldana

February 19, 2019

Filed under Community, Showcase

For the first time ever, East’s Black History Month assembly featured students from another school – Proviso West – and Morton East students loved it.   The month of February is known as Black History month which is used to remember the important contributions and achievements of African Americans throughout ou...

Black history month celebrates different tactics, same goal: civil rights

Andres Moreno and Alexis Arellano

February 15, 2019

Filed under Community, Opinion

February is Black History month; it's when influential and articulate activists of civil rights for the African American people -- such as Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) and Malcom X (X) -- are recognized for their different...

Paper work versus electronic work

Candy Flores, Bryan Benitez

February 14, 2019

Filed under Community, Opinion, Student Life

Many people find it easier to do things with paper and pencil because that’s how they cope, as others find it simpler to do things on their phones to have it on the go. According to Google In Massachusetts, it was districts that switched to online testing that had higher prior achievements. Back wh...

Single on Valentine’s? Not a problem

Jessica Fajardo, Reporter

February 14, 2019

Filed under Community, Student Life

Spending this Valentine single? That's okay, you're not alone.  In a survey of 100 Morton East students, 71 reported that they will spend this Valentine’s Day single.  WTHR channel 13 announced that Hooters is giving aw...

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