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Age is Just a Number: Testing the Limits on Drinking

Shea Caligari, columnist

February 12

Filed under Opinion, What's The Word? The Maroon Tribune's Premiere Entertainment Column

Nowadays it seems as though most activities require an age limit. Hoping to see that new R rated thriller in theaters? Dying to attend a concert at an 18 and up venue? Or maybe you were hoping to win big on the latest lottery...

Monument’s Got Talent: A Review of Monument’s 2012 Talent Show

Kelsey Marzotto, Maroon Tribune Reporter

January 12

Filed under Opinion, Reviews

On Friday December 7, Monument Mountain hosted its annual talent show. Contrary to popular belief, this did not consist of mathletes rapping to amateur hip-hop, Lindsey Lohan and Rachel McAdams dancing to “jingle bell rock”...

Tardiness policy is flawed: Administration lacks consistency with punishment for tardies

Hannah Rolf, Maroon Tribune Reporter

December 13

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

This year at Monument Mountain has brought a new enforcement of the tardiness policy - or lack of enforcement, as the case may be.  Although the administration has been very strict about tardiness, this policy lacks consistency...

Greek Life: The Horrors of Hazing

Shea Caligari, columnist

November 30

Filed under Editorials, Opinion, What's The Word? The Maroon Tribune's Premiere Entertainment Column

The terms "fraternity" and "sorority" are derived from the Latin words frater and soror meaning “brother” and “sister.” Social organizations were made in colleges under these names to create strong bonds between undergraduates....

The Monument Health Fair Fiasco: Pro-Life Activists Cause a Stir

Shea Caligari, columnist

November 27

Filed under Opinion, What's The Word? The Maroon Tribune's Premiere Entertainment Column

Last month, Monument Mountain held its fourth health fair under the organization of our school nurse Nancy Graham. Lining the main hallway were several booths offering an array of topics. One booth had a machine that could scan...

The New Modern Family: TV Redefines the Stereotypes

Shea Caligari, columnist

November 8

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories, What's The Word? The Maroon Tribune's Premiere Entertainment Column

This year’s fall line-up of new sitcoms includes TV families that diverge from the stereotype. Starting in the 1950’s, the generation of Leave It to Beaver and other “picture-perfect” homes were portrayed to have wel...

My Latest Pick in the Monument Library: Dante and Aristotle Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Shea Caligari, columnist

October 16

Filed under Reviews, Top Stories, What's The Word? The Maroon Tribune's Premiere Entertainment Column

The tale of an unbreakable friendship is a classic storyline depicted in numerous novels, but the bond between Dante and Aristotle is one that strays from the norm. These boys seemingly have nothing in common. Aristotle is detached...

Do Hours of Community Service Really Add to Your College Application?

Sydney Keyes, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 4

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

  The average high school student is extremely busy. Between sports and grades there are not enough hours of sleep being obtained; throw in an after school job, or drivers Ed and there is no denying we do not get enough...

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