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Senior-Senior Prom gets positive reviews

Senior-Senior Prom gets positive reviews

Miranda Febus, Editor
October 9, 2014
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Community, Features

Becton’s Senior-Senior Prom held at the Hilton Homewood Suites was a huge success. Many voluntary members of the graduating class were accompanied by National Honor Society members to volunteer at the dance. Patsy Rose, a local senior citizen noted that this year’s dance was especially fun...

Becton offers SAT Prep academic elective

Becton offers SAT Prep academic elective

Alex Gatopoulos, Staff Writer
October 6, 2014
Filed under Features

Becton’s administration has reinstated an SAT Prep class as an elective for junior year students. Taught by English Teacher Mrs. Cannarozzi and Math Teacher Mrs. Kochik, the course focuses on preparing students for the unique style of the SAT test and ultimately raising students’ scores. “Buy...

Senior Council made up of strong leadership with promising goals

Senior Council made up of strong leadership with promising goals

John Rotella, Staff Writer
October 6, 2014
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Features

  President Roy Forys, Vice President Nick Barbo, Secretary Jared Farhat, and Treasurer Claudia Horan have been elected as the new Senior Council for the 2014-2015 school year. “Roy is definitely fit for the job. He’s been captain of the football team for two years now, di...

Which apps do Becton community members APPreciate most?

Angela Cheung, Staff Writer
October 6, 2014
Filed under Features

Everyone knows that apps are tiny applications on electronic devices that do a variety of tasks. Businesses, companies, and schools rely on them, and even the faculty and students of Becton have incorporated apps into their everyday lives. Senior Zarfshan Qadeer noted that her favorite apps are EventBrite,...

Applying to College: A How To Guide

Devyn Di Meola, Editor
October 4, 2014
Filed under Advice, Features

If you are a senior, there is a great chance you are already feeling the stress and anxiety of college application season. Although the college admissions process can be extremely intimidating and nerve-racking, there is a logical process to go about applying to colleges that actually begins the moment...

NHS fundraises and volunteers year round to help others

NHS fundraises and volunteers year round to help others

Miranda Febus, Editor
October 4, 2014
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Features

If you are looking for an easy way to give back to the community or world, just ask any National Honor Society member about all the fundraisers he or she participates in. Mrs. Colangelo, the NHS advisor, has organized many fundraisers to raise awareness and money for people in need. “We’re trying...

FALLing for fashion

Yomarie Llanos, Staff Writer
October 4, 2014
Filed under Features

Fall, the season of large, comfortable sweaters and pumpkin flavored Starbucks frappucinos, is finally here. With one of the best seasons for fashion among us, the students and faculty of Becton were asked to describe their signature style choices. Eight out of twelve students and teachers preferred...

Hurricane Sandy gone but not forgotten

Greg Dickman, Staff Writer
October 4, 2014
Filed under Features

Two years after Hurricane Sandy struck the northeast coast of the U.S., numerous victims in our area are still affected as they struggle to rebuild and restore their homes. Hurricane Sandy was a super storm that struck the east coast of the United States from October 22 to the October 31 devastati...

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