The Eagle's Eye

Honors Blog B2

October 31, 2014

Poverty can lead to a lot of other long term consequences. Once someone grows up in a not so stable household, they tend to sort of "give up" on life in general which is how they end up in really bad situations that have much...

Honors Blog Post #2

Christina Leon, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2014

When someone experiences symptoms such as a fever, a cough, a runny nose, and even slight dizziness they begin to diagnose themselves. ‘Oh, I have the flu, no big deal,’ or ‘Oh, i have a cold, its okay I’ll get over it...

Honors Blog Post #1

Adriana Balvaneda, Repoter

October 16, 2014

Social Media  I checked out  The Facebook effect which digs into how social media has changed our lives for both the better and for the worst. I checked it out because I am really interested in how media plays a big role in ...

Honor’s Blog “Please Stop Laughing at Me”

Martha Leski, Reporter

October 14, 2014

I am reading Jodee Blanco’s book “Please Stop Laughing At Me.” The book starts with an introduction, describing the moment the author attended her high school reunion. It cuts off before she is about to go in, rewinding...

Honors Blog Post #1- Wasted

Joanna Leski, Reporter

October 14, 2014

I am reading Marya Hornbacher’s autobiography called “Wasted:A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia”. So far, the story starts with Hornbacher explaining how her eating disorder didn’t start like it does for most girls. Hornbacher...

Happiness

Samantha Caputo, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 14, 2014

Everyday people flow through many different emotions such as depression, anger, and excitement. Yet, is there anything better than the feeling of happiness? Throughout the next few weeks, I will be researching happiness to find...

Teen Rights in School

Yonka Angelova, Reporter

October 14, 2014

Teens go throughout tough times during high school and think that they don't have any freedom in school. Public schools are run by the government, therefore school authorities may not conduct unreasonable searches. However, if...

Concussions and Sports Related Injuries

Alex Mennella, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2014

Currently, I am reading the book League of Denial: The NFL, Concussions, and the Battle for Truth by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru. I chose this book because I played football for 4 year and have gotten a total of 3 concussi...

Honors Blog 1

Yolisiya Yonova, Reporter

October 4, 2014

According to the National Poverty Center, in 2010, 16.4 million children, or 22.0 percent, were poor.  Living in poverty could lead to a lot of other major consequences that could potentially affect your entire life. For example,...