• About Sara Zakaria

    Sara Zakaria, a sophomore, has a strong interest in Journalism as a returning reporter for the Blue and Gold, but in her free time she also enjoys reading and baking. Her favorite book, is Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh while her favorite author is Bret Easton Ellis. Zakaria loves to watch a variety of films; her favorite movies include American Psycho, The Usual Suspects, La Haine, and works by Quentin Tarantino. Zakaria also enjoys listening to alternative and classic rock such as The Clash, Pearl Jam and The Smiths. She has also taken a liking to swimming and will continue with the sport for the remainder of her high school career. Due to Zakarias’s avowed passion for writing, she intends to become a journalist in the future.

    Famous Men Who Challenged Masculinity

    by  • January 6, 2017 • Homepage, Opinion • 0 Comments

    In society, the image of men has always been that of an aggressive, straight, masculine, and publicly unemotional person. However, as time has progressed, many famous celebrities have dared to challenge this toxic concept of manhood. In the seventies, there was a rise in glam rock bands and artists, like New York Dolls, Iggy...

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    Women in Science Competiton

    by  • December 19, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    The 14th Annual Women of Science Competition was held on December 10th, at Bedford High School. The team representing Malden High prepared for the competition by working on their pre build project. They built a device that was required to roll down a ramp without stopping, using specific materials and had to meet the...

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    Movie Night at the Malden Public Library

    by  • December 8, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    BY MICHELLE YIN & SARA ZAKARIA On December 7th, the Malden Public Library hosted a movie night, presenting the movie “Love the Coopers”. The time on the event was 6:00 to 7:45, and was hosted in the Maccario Room.  The movie is heartwarming and Christmas spirited. “Love the Coopers” was released on November 13,...

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    American Red Cross Hosts Blood Drive

    by  • December 5, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    On Thursday December 1st, Malden High School had it’s annual blood drive. The blood drive, hosted by the American Red Cross, took place in the gym from 8am to 1pm. If you missed your chance to donate blood Thursday, or did not reach the age minimum yet, the Red Cross Club hosts another blood...

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    Why I’m Afraid of Mike Pence

    by  • November 15, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Homepage, National, North American News, Opinion, Political Opinions, World • 0 Comments

    On November 8, Donald Trump became the President-Elect of the United States. This sparked a nationwide outrage by the ones who were opposed to Trump. Many took to social media, and people also took to the streets to protest. As I sat watching the news, and listening to people talk about their concerns about...

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    Girls Cross Country: End of Season Update

    by  • November 15, 2016 • Homepage, Sports • 0 Comments

    The girls cross country team’s season has reached its end, and the team could not be more prouder of themselves. Along with the boys cross country team, they have became the GBL champions, which was a perfect way to end their last season in the Greater Boston League. According to sophomore Birukti Tsige, there...

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    Cross Country: Hitting the Ground Running

    by  • September 30, 2016 • Sports • 0 Comments

    BY TOBY PITAN & SARA ZAKARIA Last year, the girls cross country team successfully reached their goal of winning the Greater Boston League (GBL) title for the fifth time in a row, while having an impressive undefeated season. This year, they hit the ground running, hard, with the same goals in mind. According to...

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