Author: Kelsey

Dear Cougars

Dear Cougars, School is winding down and the year is coming to a close. And what a year it has been! The Cougar Call staff introduced a new online format for the paper that has been well received.  The paper…

Art Attack: Visual Artists at MKA

This is the first installment in a four-article series about only some of the many talented artists in the eighth grade. This article will specifically feature visual artists Jamie M., Griffin LB. and Will B. All three 8th grade students…

MLK Day On

This year, we celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on January 18th–though his actual birthday is January 15th. Dr. King, most famous for his “I Have a Dream” speech, was an extremely well-known activist for civil rights. He was especially…

Dear Cougars

Dear Cougars, Last Tuesday night, Haiti, a poverty-stricken country in the Caribbean, was struck by disaster. A level-7 earthquake shook the capitol of Haiti, collapsing buildings of all types. School, government and international buildings such as the UN and Red…

Cézanne: Influencial and Innovative

For ten years the Montclair Art Museum (MAM) has been working to create a “master” exhibit. It has succeeded by working closely with the Baltimore Museum to create the exclusive Cézanne exhibit. This exhibit is the most important collection that…

New Moon Outshines Twilight

The Twilight Saga: New Moon (PG-13). Love, action and monsters. What could go wrong? …A lot apparently. After a disastrous birthday, Edward decides that Bella is “not good” for him. Bella goes into a deep depression, (she doesn’t talk to…

Dear Cougars

Dear Cougars, Wow, this year is flying by. I cannot believe it is December! This time of year seems to me to be the happiest, most cheerful, most beautiful season of all. It can also be the busiest, most stressful…

Dear Cougars

Dear Cougars, The school year is well under way, and I hope you all are learning lots, joining clubs and playing sports. The air is crisp, the leaves are changing, fall is here! This year we are really excited about…

Hogwart’s Haven

Professor Minerva McGonagall: “Why is it, that whenever anything happens, it’s always you three?” Ron Weasley: “Believe me, Professor. I’ve been asking myself that same question for the past six years.” SPOILER ALERT!!!!!!!!!!! On July 21, 2009 at 12:00 am,…