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Swedish students visit HHS

Swedish students visit HHS

Jacob Thornton
April 11, 2017 • 219 views
Filed under Humans of HHS, Life, Top Stories

Every year, Hillsborough IB seniors anxiously await the arrival of 44 Swedish students who arrive in Tampa by boat. And it's no normal boat either: the Swedes are tasked with handling, repairing and maintaining a massive sailboat that they sleep and study on. After arriving on Saturday, some of th...

Hillsborough hosts Seminole Heights fresh market

Hillsborough hosts Seminole Heights fresh market

Jayla Rogers
April 11, 2017 • 118 views
Filed under Life

The sun shines brightly on the many white tents that litter the lawn of Hillsborough high school on Sunday morning.  Laughter can be heard as friends and family enjoy the music of local performers while browsing through the multiple products presented to them. Unaware to many terriers, every secon...

SGA works behind the scenes

SGA works behind the scenes

Marin Fehl
April 7, 2017 • 92 views
Filed under Life, r&b Magazine

Gary Brady isn’t Hillsborough High School’s only leader. The Student Government Association (SGA) is Hillsborough’s own student-run legislative branch. They are responsible for organizing events for the school and advocating for the student body. But is their voice really effective? “W...

Are cat ears the newest trend on campus?

Are cat ears the newest trend on campus?

Maddie Dhondt
April 6, 2017 • 171 views
Filed under Interactive, Life, Multimedia, Videos

A new trend has come to Hillsborough and it comes in the form of a headband. All around campus sparkly cat ear head bands can be seen sticking up and being worn with pride. A few students speak about their thoughts on the new item.

SGA prepares to host Film on the Field

SGA prepares to host Film on the Field

Caroline Suddath
April 4, 2017 • 128 views
Filed under Life

The school's football field will be transformed from an athletic hub to a scene resembling a festival. Friday, April 7, the school's second Film on the Field will be taking place. The event, put on by Student Government, will donate all proceeds to the Children's Cancer Center. The night will be comprised of local...

Students and teachers have rights

Students and teachers have rights

Denzel Pierre
April 3, 2017 • 67 views
Filed under Life, r&b Magazine

There is a reason why students arguing with their teachers in class can get sent to the office legally. “The only rights denied of any student are those rights that might be deemed inappropriate or illegal, as determined by either the school resource officer or the principal themselves,” said...

Student finds her voice through poetry

Student finds her voice through poetry

Jubilee Gonzalez
April 2, 2017 • 74 views
Filed under Humans of HHS, Life, r&b Magazine

Everyone has their ways of showing their voices and talents, whether it be through art, protests, speeches or poetry slams. On the last Friday of every month, junior Jenisis Miller and other teens from around the Tampa area meet together at the Blind Tiger Café in Ybor City to take part in an open mic...

Sydney Cabana challenges three languages

Sydney Cabana challenges three languages

Mercy Tsay
April 1, 2017 • 68 views
Filed under Humans of HHS, Life, r&b Magazine

Taking a second language is an expectation for some and a requirement for others in school, but what happens when you take it a step further? Junior Sydney Cabana is a trilingual Taiwanese-Cuban American who takes Spanish in school. Many students pick up second languages from their parents and Ca...

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