Lae'Janette Morrell

One of Ridley’s great teachers retires after 25 years

By Lae’Jannette Morrell ’17 R is where the home is for AP English teacher, Mrs. Gawbill. She has taught at Ridley High School for twenty-five years. Mrs. Gawbill will always be apart of Ridley and she will retire having fulfilled her legacy she created here. Although Mrs. Gawbill is grateful ...

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Climate Change is Our Problem


By Lae’ Janette Morrell ’17 There are sea levels rising in the Arctic Sea, droughts in California since 2015, and species facing potential extinction. Is global warming threatening our future? Nearly 150 years ago an Irish physicist, John Tyndall, discovered carbon dioxide. He helped scientists today realize how important this ...

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Organ Donation remains a need

By Lae’Janette Morrell ’17 According to the U.S. Department of Health and Services, each day 22 people die waiting for a transplant and every 10 minutes another person is added to the organ waiting list. Today more than 81% of people are in need of kidneys. Kidney disease is the ...

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