Celebrating the Spirit and News of Monument Mountain

The Maroon Tribune

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Stories From the Desert: The tales that are never told, but should be

Casey Flach, Maroon Tribune Reporter

March 29, 2013

Filed under Features

My eye catches a tall figure striding past the open door of my dad’s office, where I am waiting. His hair is blond, cut short and he is dressed in the pixelated army uniform like the one my dad puts on every day before work....

‘It’s Good to Be Different’: A special 13 year connection between Robert Warner and Mrs. Barbara Teggi

Hannah Rolf

March 20, 2013

Filed under Features, Monument News

How it began   In May of 2000 Mrs. Barbara Teggi landed a job assisting Robert Warner - a four year old autistic boy - that has now developed into a 13 year relationship as Robert is currently a senior at Monument Mounta...

Job Happy: Five choices for your future profession

Althea Garivaltis, Reporter

February 26, 2013

Filed under Berkshires & Beyond, Features

It’s finally that time of year where the seniors send in their college applications and begin to hear back from the schools to which they have applied. I find myself in the mix with many other seniors who have no idea of what...

The Gamification of Health: How quantifying yourself and gamifiying your life can help you become a more motivated person

Graham Hagenah, Maroon Tribune Reporter

June 14, 2012

Filed under Features, Top Stories

        Margot Hutchings, a resident of New York City and event manager for Time Inc., is not only a human being; she’s also a number.  More appropriately, several numbers.  Intangible and mercurial - yet incredibly signif...

She’s Got The Spirit!: The fun, sensitive and quirky qualities of Alison Quiñones

Anna Campetti, Reporter

May 14, 2012

Filed under Features, Monument News

When some high school graduates describe their past teachers, they may describe them as boring, dull or impossible to relate to. Alison Quiñones, on the other hand, makes an effort to challenge this stereotype. The quirk...

Jumping into Life: A look at Allied Health

Amanda Lariviere, Reporter

May 8, 2012

Filed under Features, Top Stories

There are not many people in this world who know what career they want to pursue while they are still in high school. Allied Health is a program that helps teenagers who want to go into health narrow their options to what they...

Female Athletes are Legit: Katree Fenster proves that girls can excel in sports too!

Hannah Rolf, Reporter

May 7, 2012

Filed under Features, Sports & Wellness

Katree Fenster is a mother, wife, and social worker but at the core of who she is, she is an athlete. Katree stands five feet, 8 inches tall and has an extremely solid build, but a very feminine appearance. One is able to spot...

Jimmy Davis Jr. and My Grandfather

Matthew Whalan, Maroon Tribune Reporter

November 13, 2011

Filed under Berkshires & Beyond, Features

There is an African American man named Jimmy Davis Jr. who sits in a cell in Alabama, in the Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore on death row. He was charged with capital murder for the shooting and killing of Johnny Hazel,...

You’re Hot, then You’re Cold: The Importance of Warm-Ups and Cool-Downs in Exercise

Ciana Barnaba, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 22, 2011

Filed under Fall Sports, Features, Sports & Wellness, Top Stories

It's one of those mornings where you practically fall out of bed because you’re so sore. Finally, pulling yourself together, you and your sore body bear through the day. And looking back on yesterday's practice or game you think,...

Monument Mountain Reconnects with the World: A Preview of the 2012 Costa Rica Trip

Alandra Lopez, Multimedia Editor

October 22, 2011

Filed under Features, Monument News

Tucked in the western half of Massachusetts, there lies the picturesque Berkshire County. Hidden amongst the tropical forests, hot springs, and wild monkeys, in between the Atlantic Ocean and Pacific Ocean, there lies the bright...

Celebrating the Spirit and News of Monument Mountain