The Declaration

Anayah Qayyum
Anayah Qayyum is currently a Junior at Colonia High School and is in her second year of Journalism. She descends from a pure Pakistani household but was born and raised in New Jersey. In addition, Qayyum has two younger brothers and is very close to her family. Qayyum is part of the Marching Patriots family and enjoys working in a group environment. She appreciates reading about people's opinions and writing about them on The Declaration.  Overall, Qayyum enjoys writing and spending her time with the Declaration.

Anayah Qayyum, Reporter

Jan 21, 2020
“As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.” –Bill Gates (Story)
Jan 17, 2020
“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.” –Albert Einstein (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” –Maya Angelou (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
Bringing awareness towards eating disorders (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” –Steve Jobs (Story)
Jan 09, 2020
“Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.” –Nathaniel Hawthorne (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
“I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dreams.” –Oprah Winfrey (Story)
Jan 07, 2020
“Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” –Eleanor Roosevelt (Story)
Jan 06, 2020
“Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value.” –Albert Einstein (Story)
Dec 23, 2019
“What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.” –Oscar Wilde (Story)
Dec 22, 2019
“If You Are Working On Something That You Really Care About, You Don’t Have To Be Pushed. The Vision Pulls You.” – Steve Jobs (Story)
Dec 21, 2019
“It’s Not Whether You Get Knocked Down, It’s Whether You Get Up.” – By Vince Lombardi (Story)
Dec 20, 2019
“Don’t Let Yesterday Take Up Too Much Of Today.” – Will Rogers (Story)
Dec 20, 2019
“Let it Snow” is awfully cliche but wonderfully Christmas (Story)
Dec 18, 2019
“The Pessimist Sees Difficulty In Every Opportunity. The Optimist Sees Opportunity In Every Difficulty.” – Winston Churchill (Story)
Dec 13, 2019
“If you are not willing to risk the usual you will have to settle for the ordinary.” –Jim Rohn (Story)
Dec 12, 2019
“Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.” –John Wooden (Story)
Dec 11, 2019
“Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus. “ – Alexander Graham Bell (Story)
Dec 10, 2019
“If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.” – Napoleon Hill (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” -Steve Jobs (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
“We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
Christmas time means new Starbucks drinks (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Top 10 scary movies for Halloween (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
How Hard is it to be an Athlete? (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
“Not all those who wander are lost” (Story)
Oct 21, 2019
“The reward for work well done is the opportunity to do more” (Story)
Jun 15, 2019
The Maze Runner: A Hit Among Teenagers (Story)
Jan 21, 2019
Revamping Resolutions: How your 2018 could’ve improved (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
New Years resolutions (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
Cost of going to sleep late (Story)
Dec 21, 2018
The Polar Express- A Childhood Classic (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Thanksgiving food and traditions (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
What to know as a journalist traveling to Pakistan (Story)
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