The Overlook Journal

Columbus Day: Why the Controversy?

Columbus Day: Why the Controversy?

By: Liam Gorbutt, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Monday, October 9, 2017, celebrated a very controversial anniversary in the United States’ history, the 80th anniversary of the federal holiday Columbus Day. Despite it being a holiday in which many schools and businesses close to honor Christopher Columbus, in recent years the celebration has been a c...

T-D Student Council Starts Hurricane Relief Drive

T-D Student Council Starts Hurricane Relief Drive

By: Mila Mabhongo, Staff Reporter

October 21, 2017


Filed under School Life, Showcase

  While the student members of Thornton-Donovan School’s Student Council are beginning to elect seven Student Council Officers, council moderator Ms. Tudisco has focused her attention on a more pressing issue. “When the student council was discussing ideas for a community activity, it ...

T-D’s Italian Visitors: A Bite of the Big Apple

T-D’s Italian Visitors: A Bite of the Big Apple

By: Mila Mabhongo, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2017


Filed under School Life, Showcase

On Thursday, September 28th, fifteen students came to Thornton-Donovan School all the way from Liceo Vittoria Colonna High School in Arezzo, Italy. T-D and Liceo Vittoria Colonna have a long-standing relationship, and we were glad to host them again this year. One of their students spoke about her experi...

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