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  • A Closer Look will take place on Feb. 23 at 6 p.m.

  • JC's annual college fair will take place on Mar. 2 in the upper gym

  • The Athletic Banquet has been moved to Feb. 28 at 6 p.m. All that have scheduling conflicts will receive a refund.

Robert Downey Jr. succeeds in “Iron Man II”

Alex Dunn, News Editor

May 19

Filed under Cinema and Television, Entertainment

The time for summer movies has come and “Iron Man 2” sets the bar tremendously high for the next couple of months. My dad took my brother and me to see Robert Downey Jr.’s repeat appearance as both a narcissist and a...

Student seeks variety in physical education

May 7

Filed under Perspectives

Physical education. These words are the banes of today’s stationary society of teens parked in front of their laptops, Xboxes, and TV’s. I know because I am one of them. In middle and elementary school, gym was the worst...

“The Princess and the Frog” wins over audiences’ hearts

Alex Dunn, News Editor

December 25

Filed under Cinema and Television

With contributing writer Maggie Yankovich. For as long as Disney has been making princess movies, the ideal it has promoted has been that young girls should just sit around and wait for their own “Prince Charming” to c...

Women’s basketball defeated by highly ranked Joppatowne

Alex Dunn, News Editor

December 22

Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

The women’s varsity basketball team lost to the undefeated Joppatowne Mariners 63-51 on December 18. The Mariners are a “top 10 team in the metropolitan area, probably the best team we’ll play all year,” said Coach...

Alex Dunn – News Editor

August 31

Filed under The Patriot Staff

Alex Dunn is the News Editor for "The Patriot" for the 2009-2012 school year. This is her first year on the Patriot Staff. As well as the paper, she is a member of the Film Club, National Honors Society, and Spanish Honors Society. Dunn...

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