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It’s Not Your Identity

Quinn Sullivan

Why LGBTQ+ labels should be none of your concern.

May 22, 2017

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Messenger Polls

What would you do with an extra hour in the school day?

  • Socialize in the commons (50%, 3 Votes)
  • Take a study break (17%, 1 Votes)
  • Sneak a nap in the library chairs (17%, 1 Votes)
  • Get help from teachers (17%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 6

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March Madness Begins!

Garfield's yearly Messenger-run March Madness tournament starts Monday, March 20th! Catch 32 student- and teacher-led teams as they battle it out for the Messenger trophy every day this week at lunch in the gym.


Cap It All Off!

Esther Chien

The idea of “One Garfield”, as represented by identical gowns and caps in color at graduation, has been discussed for a while, but the issue became increasingly controversial...

May 31, 2017

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I Can’t, I’m Injured

Josh Chestnut

If there is one thing that athletes can agree on, it’s that injuries are the absolute worst. As an athlete myself, I’ve been forced to cope with a fractured spine, broken...

May 22, 2017

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Arts & Entertainment

Composing to Let Go

Jasmine Fernandez

For many, pinpointing defining moments of childhood memories is a difficult task. However, this process comes easy for Garfield freshman Tony McCahill. For him, one memory...

May 22, 2017

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The student news source of Garfield High School
The student news source of Garfield High School