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Are cat ears the newest trend on campus?

Are cat ears the newest trend on campus?

Maddie Dhondt

April 6, 2017


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


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


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


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


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...

AP European History teacher hosts review sessions

AP European History teacher hosts review sessions

Harmony Tarpein

March 30, 2017


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life, Multimedia, Photo Galleries

Today, Mike Mikulec kicked off the first of his review sessions leading up to the AP European History exam in May. Each session, Mikulec will review a set of units from the year to help his students prepare for the exam. Along with reviewing the actual content of the units, Mikulec runs through ...

IB Spaghetti Dinner welcomes incoming freshmen

IB Spaghetti Dinner welcomes incoming freshmen

Harmony Tarpein

March 30, 2017


Filed under Life, Photo Galleries

In the beginning, there was chatter in the auditorium, which was silenced by the overwhelming talk of various IB faculty and boom of the Big Red Band. Suddenly, the courtyard exploded with music, explanations and persuasion. The sonic boom made its way to the cafeteria and engulfed the spaghetti an...

JROTC competes at Area 9 rifle match

JROTC competes at Area 9 rifle match

Harmony Tarpein

March 27, 2017


Filed under Life, Multimedia, Photo Galleries

r Standing in the parking lot next to the football field at Alonso High School, you can barely hear the whisper of the carbon dioxide as it is released from the rifles at the pull of each trigger. As you walk past the tennis courts, you can now make out the china dish "clink" of the pellet...

JROTC members work to compete in Washington D.C.

JROTC members work to compete in Washington D.C.

Lydia Bicknell

March 22, 2017


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

While most students are already having summer visions of endless sun and beach vacations, four Terriers have their eyes on the prize, one that resides in Washington. Hosted by the College Options Foundation, the JROTC Leadership and Academic Bowl is an opportunity for cadets in the JROTC program worldwide...

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