Thursday, December 16, 2010


For the article 2 list, Lourdes Bogado is the ARTIST not the WRITER. I will be covering the article.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Issue 2 Articles- With Assigned Articles

Below is the link to the Issue 2 list. Please make sure that you look at it to keep in mind the important deadlines listed.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Outline Meeting

Below is the link for the availability of each section editor. Email them to schedule your outline meeting.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Section Meetings and Updated Article List

Below is the list of the section meetings, their times, and their places:
  • Features- Monday, November 8- room 206- morning and afternoon
  • Non-school News- Monday, November 8- media center- morning
  • School News- Monday, November 8- media center- morning
  • Entertainment- Monday, November 8- room 206- afternoon
  • Art- Monday, November 8- media center- morning
  • Sports- Monday, November 8- room 206- morning
  • Opinions- Tuesday, November 9- room 206- morning

The link below is for the updated article list, and who is assigned to each article topic. If you have any questions, feel free to ask!

Issue 1 Article List (with assignments)

Sunday, October 24, 2010

Meeting Tomorrow, 10/25

Tomorrow's meeting will be for all members, new and existing, at 7: 00 am in room 206. Attendance is mandatory! We will be going over topics for our first issue, as well as discussing our club rules/regulations, as well as a contract that you must sign to participate in the school newspaper.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Issue 1 Topic List: 2010-2011 Newspaper

Another year of The Devil's Advocate is already underway. Below is a link to the list of topics for our first issue. Make sure that, if you are a writer, you choose one to complete. Also, if you come up with a topic of your choice, you MUST run it by our advisor before writing it.

Issue 1 List

Sunday, June 13, 2010

End of the Year Dinner

Just a reminder that our Devil's Advocate End-of-the-Year Dinner is TOMORROW, Monday, June 14, 7PM at the Sterling Diner (1079 Valley Road). If you haven't already, be sure to tell Mrs. Kupiec you are coming. We hope to see all of you there and we appreciate all the hard work you have put into this year's successes.

Monday, May 3, 2010

IMPORTANT: Deadlines & Documents for Last Issue

Here are the important deadlines to follow for the last issue:
5/3 -Full staff meeting to assign topics.
5/14 -ALL rough drafts due to section editors via email
5/14, 5/17, 5/18 -Sectional Meetings with editors. Please see schedule below.
5/19 -Final drafts due to section editors from staff writers
5/24 -All articles due to copy editors from section editors
5/29 -All articles due to Mrs. Kupiec and Layout from copy editors
June: Last issue of the school year is released!

Sectional Meeting Schedule:
Friday, 5/14
Opinions: Rm. 214, 7AM
Features & Sports: Rm. 214, 7:05AM

Monday, 5/17
Non-School News: Media Center, 7:10AM

Tuesday. 5/18
Entertainment: Rm. 214, 7AM
School News: Rm. 214, 7:10AM

Attached is the Article Topic List for the June Issue. Please check this for accuracy and feel free to sign up for available articles if inclined; however, we are NOT accepting anymore articles for the opinions section -please do not ask to write an opinions piece if you have not been assigned one already.

Also, we are seeking a new editorial board for the 2010-2011 school year. If you are interested, please complete an Editor Application and submit it to Mrs. Kupiec no later than May 14.

Monday, April 19, 2010


Hey everyone, we are getting started on working on our last issue of the school year! Please mark down the following dates that are applicable to you:

Friday, April 23, 7AM: Editors' Meeting. This meeting is MANDATORY for all editors! This includes layout, art, and business editors/managers. Please be on time and ready! Editors only please!

Monday, May 3, 7AM: Full Staff Meeting. This meeting is MANDATORY for everyone, staff and editors alike. We will be assigning article topics for the last issue of the year among other things. There is only one meeting (at 7AM) so please be on time!

Also, we will be needing a couple volunteers for the 8th Grade Activities Night on May 3rd. If you are willing to help, contact Mrs. Kupiec.

Thank you, and see you all soon!

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Updated Article List

We recognize that people may have missed Friday's meeting due to the snow day rescheduling. The updated article list is attached. If you did not attend the signup meeting, please send an email to by Tuesday, February 16 with your full name and a ranking of your top 3 article choices.

Friday, February 12, 2010

Fundraising Meeting, Wednesday Feb. 17

Saniya, our business manager, will be hosting a meeting to plan out a couple of fundraisers to help raise money for the newspaper. We will be planning:
-Selling breakfast in the lobby before school on Fri., Feb. 19
-Designing and selling t-shirts
-Any other fundraising ideas you might have!

The meeting will be on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 7AM in Rm. 214. See you there!

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Issue 4 Article List

Enclosed is the issue 4 brainstorm with the selection of topics you have for each section. Remember that you are also encouraged to come up with your own topics.

Please wait until tomorrow's full staff meeting to tell us your article topic. Do NOT email us or comment about the article list until tomorrow's meeting. We just posted the list so that you can think about what you want to do in advance, and to minimize the time that we spend on article sign ups.

Issue 4 Brainstorm

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Full Staff Meeting POSTPONED TO FRI, FEB. 12

Due to the snow day, tomorrow's full staff meeting has been postponed to FRIDAY, FEB. 12. 7AM in Rm. 214. Please be prompt. Enjoy your snow day!

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Important Dates for Issue 4!!

Please keep these dates in mind as we begin to work on our next issue!

2/11 -Full staff meeting in the morning only, article topics are assigned
2/19 -ALL rough drafts due, writers attend sectional meetings (details to follow)
2/22 -ALL final drafts are due to Section Editors via email
2/25 -All final drafts are due from Section Editors to Copy Editors via gmail account
3/3 -All final content (articles and art) are due to Mrs. Kupiec and Layout for approval.

Mid to Late March -Issue is released!

Monday, February 8, 2010

Issue 4 Article Signup Meeting

The article signup meeting for Issue 4 will be this Thursday, February 11 at 7am in Ms. Kupiec's room as usual. Please note, there is no afternoon option and 1/2 strikes will be given for tardiness.

Sunday, January 31, 2010

Issue 4 Editors Meeting

After our midterms hiatus, Issue 4 is under way!

Editors Meeting- Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 7am