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Students walk at summer graduation

Students walk at summer graduation

Madison Forbis and Theontae Walton
July 15, 2017 • 132 views
Filed under Life, Multimedia, News, Photo Galleries

Students from Hillsborough, as well as from other schools across the county, received their diplomas on Thursday at this year’s summer graduation. Eight graduates attended the ceremony, although 21 students in total earned their diplomas over summer break. The ceremony may have gone without the P...

Band and orchestra collaborate

Band and orchestra collaborate

Mercy Tsay
May 18, 2017 • 210 views
Filed under Life

Traveling through time one song at a time. On May 11 the band held their final concert for the year themed the Big Red Time Machine.  Different from their traditional concerts, which would include every major ensemble performing a three or four pieces each. The new theme allowed the students to cho...

Mother’s Day gift ideas

Mother’s Day gift ideas

Tegan Smith
May 6, 2017 • 366 views
Filed under Life

Sometimes Mother's Day can be a bit daunting. You want to do something special for your mom but can't ask her what she wants since it should be a surprise. We are no longer at the age where a poorly cutout paper heart or a pipe cleaner flower is going to do the trick. It requires more thoughtfulness...

How the SAT’s scoring system works

How the SAT’s scoring system works

Jacob Thornton
April 18, 2017 • 290 views
Filed under Interactive, Life

Swedish students visit HHS

Swedish students visit HHS

Jacob Thornton
April 11, 2017 • 472 views
Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

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...

Seminole Heights DJ Fr33dback makes music

Seminole Heights DJ Fr33dback makes music

Amber Shemesh
April 11, 2017 • 157 views
Filed under Life, r&b Magazine

Just like most current students at Hillsborough, Matthew Reisinger grew up in Tampa. He spent his college years at the University of South Florida and now lives in Seminole Heights. However, what sets Reisinger apart from the average Tampa citizen is that he has another name: Fr33dback. Reisinger...

Hillsborough hosts Seminole Heights fresh market

Hillsborough hosts Seminole Heights fresh market

Jayla Rogers
April 11, 2017 • 264 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...

Nodes may silence singer Pearl Obioha

Nodes may silence singer Pearl Obioha

Juliana Lechner
April 10, 2017 • 144 views
Filed under Humans of HHS, Life, r&b Magazine

Update: Obioha won the 2017 talent show Her voice is her passion. Senior Pearl Obioha is living her dream – singing, dancing and performing for Hillsborough, she is doing what she loves and pursuing her passion every day. Obioha is a household name around campus. She has sung the national ant...

SGA works behind the scenes

SGA works behind the scenes

Marin Fehl
April 7, 2017 • 247 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...

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