The Patriot

Maria Monaco
Maria Monaco is currently a 16-year-old junior at Mendham High School. She is originally from Brazil, living in São Paulo for seven years until moving to New York State and then moving to Chester, New Jersey at age eleven. Maria can often be heard before she is seen, having been told she has the loudest yet most contagious laugh but when seen, is often bobbing her head to twenty one pilots or Post Malone. She thoroughly enjoys listening to music for their lyrics and parallels her love for words through her passion for writing. Maria runs for both the winter and spring track Varsity teams at Mendham but often just daydreams about summer during the hardest workouts. Although this is her first year writing for the school newspaper, she has never stopped writing since first learning English and is extremely excited to share her writing with those who want to listen.

Maria Monaco, Associate Editor- Center

Jun 04, 2019
How Will You Relay? (Story)
May 26, 2019
Athlete of the Week: Gwendolyn Lam (Story)
May 10, 2019
Athlete of the Week: Kate Klosowsky (Story)
May 02, 2019
Athlete of the Week: Olivia Hyde (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Beyond the Book: Feed The Heroes (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
Series ‘Sex Education’ Educates Us All on the Realities of Teenagers (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Instagram Changes Policies After Blamed For Suicide (Story)
Jan 18, 2019
Kylie Jenner’s World Record Gets Scrambled (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
From Rags to Riches: Michelle Obama’s story on #Becoming One of World’s Most Influential Women (Story)
Jan 01, 2019
Post Malone Sells Out Barclays With Just Two Years of Fame and Two Albums to his Name (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
“We are Hokies. Are you?” (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
can U see Urself at UMiami? (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
Unknown History of the Most Influential Power in History (Story)
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Maria Monaco