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Tips for studying for exams

Tips for studying for exams

Asher Montgomery

May 19, 2019


Filed under Life, Top Stories

As we enter exam season, the need to hit the books becomes more and more urgent. Start your studying right with a few study tips to maximize the effectiveness.  ...

How to reduce your level of carbon emissions

How to reduce your level of carbon emissions

Diadelys Mena

May 19, 2019


Filed under Life

Climate change: a significant long-term change in the expected patterns of average weather. Today, climate change is the biggest threat to the future of the earth and every living thing that inhabits it. Without the necessary actions and attention scientists predict the damages of climate change will...

Jackson Roberts: Medical Volunteer

Jackson Roberts: Medical Volunteer

Jaden Shemesh

February 21, 2019


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

Fifty people are crammed into an air conditioner-less church. The heat is unbearable. A man incessantly touches his eye, trying to indicate that it’s numb. Despite the language barrier, a small medical team soon understands the man’s message and begins to treat him. Among nearly five other me...

De’Narjae Womack: The Welder

De’Narjae Womack: The Welder

Ceejay Liberatore

February 20, 2019


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

De’Narjae Womack is a junior and welds at school. He was inspired in the eighth grade by his uncle who helps him while he is in the welding program. “He gives me the proper equipment I need and tips and advice, also we do little projects,” he said. To Womack, the program and teacher James Mart...

Erin Partlow: The Dressmaker

Erin Partlow: The Dressmaker

Kylie Smith

February 20, 2019


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

After five days of hard work on what started as an entry to the Dali Museum, sophomore Erin Partlow finished a dress inspired by the Dali painting “Eggs on a plate without the plate.” Partlow then decided to enter the dress in the Scholastic Art Competition after art teacher Caitlin Clay reviewed and encour...

Vedu Ruia prepares to get his flying license

Vedu Ruia prepares to get his flying license

Jaden Shemesh

November 5, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

While some students look forward to getting a driver’s license, junior Vedu Ruia is preparing to get a flying license. Since he was young, Ruia has always been fascinated by planes. “The first time [that] I flew on an airplane, I knew it was something that I wanted to do for the rest of my life,...

Bus delays leave students stranded

Bus delays leave students stranded

Marin Fehl

November 4, 2018


Filed under Life

The sun beating down on their backs. Backpacks weighing down heavily on their shoulders. They watch one leave. And then another. And then another. Until the last one pulls out of the parking lot. At first, they complained, but now, they aren’t talking as much as before. Now they’re just kicking dirt ar...

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