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SRHS Undead Poets Society space for young poets

‘ALIVE AND WELL.’ The Undead Poets Society officers pose after a successful meeting. From left, Davin Fulmer (12), Vice President, Jillian Jones (12), President, Charlie Gieseker (12), Treasurer and Bec Minton (12), Secretary. “We haven’t had many meetings yet but I already see so much potential in the students that come each week and it makes my heart happy to see them go beyond their anxieties to speak out,” Jones said. The Society meets Thursdays at lunch in Mr. Kowalcyzk’s room, D201. Article and photo by Molly MurpheyThe

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Amanda Gorman’s Impact on the SRHS English Department

Amanda Gorman graces the cover of Time magazine after topping bestseller lists for her three books, interviewing with Michelle Obama, and signing with IMG Models. Although these are stellar accolades, SRHS senior Blancaflor says, “Gorman’s best accomplishment in my eyes is being such an inspiration, representative, and bright influence for BIPOC around the globe.”

Photo By: Awol Erizku Just over a month has passed since National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman captivated the world at Joe Biden’s inauguration.

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