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Nick Gonzalez takes leadership in Big Red Band

Nick Gonzalez takes leadership in Big Red Band

Juliana Lechner

January 12, 2017


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The Big Red Band is moving forward with new music, and one of Hillsborough’s students is helping to lead them. In anticipation for Homecoming, the band was looking for ways to perfect its show. “We had three pieces of music, but I felt like there needed to be another movement in the show,”...

IB celebrates International Day

IB celebrates International Day

Michael Strobl

January 9, 2017


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Earlier today, the IB Department maintained its annual tradition of holding International Day. Every year, senior homerooms choose and other homerooms receive a country, and the homerooms create a performance to represent its country. Homerooms also make an informative table presentation (along with fo...

Students and staff compete in Biggest Loser

Students and staff compete in Biggest Loser

Jubilee Gonzalez

December 12, 2016


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Panting and sweating profusely, thoroughly exhausted, teachers and students pair up to run laps. After a couple, coach Jean Wiser calls everyone in to meet. And then the real work begins. The Biggest Loser Competition puts students and teachers to work as they compete in pairs to lose weight. T...

Terrier TV’s morning show goes unnoticed by Hillsborough classes

Terrier TV’s morning show goes unnoticed by Hillsborough classes

Makayla Brown

December 12, 2016


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With a camera and a microphone in their hands, two students prowl the H Patio daily to hunt down people to interview. Once they find someone, they ask multiple questions and listen to their opinions. This is a daily task for the TV Production students who create the morning show. The administration...

Students perform original poems in Poetry Jam competition

Students perform original poems in Poetry Jam competition

Carolin Hearne

December 11, 2016


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On Nov. 17, Hillsborough hosted its Poetry Jam competition, where various students came to perform their original poems.

Students strive to live up to the “Wilson standard”

Students strive to live up to the “Wilson standard”

Marin Fehl

November 16, 2016


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The students scramble to take out their materials, and immediately their pens hit the paper. They work furiously, and carefully, they’re trying to do their work right. The room is silent, save for the desperate scratching of pens. The only person answering questions is the unimpressed teacher. It’s...

Students find their way through religion

Students find their way through religion

Katie Delk

November 10, 2016


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Tiquan Walker Every first Sunday, sophomore Tiquan Walker’s grandfather woke up him up and told him to get ready for church so he could see God. Walker’s grandfather passed two years ago but he said that he is in a better place now. “Since he went to a better place and he actually u...

Jose Rosario lets go of his love: art

Jose Rosario lets go of his love: art

Lauren Komar

November 9, 2016


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With the thought of him switching into fifth-period reading class just a few weeks into the school year, senior Jose Rosario throws away his first, and last completed art project. The completed Bad Hair Day project sat in the recycling bin, marking the conclusion of Rosario’s time in art class. Before g...

Senior Brandi Martin gives younger sister high school advice

Senior Brandi Martin gives younger sister high school advice

Jubilee Gonzalez

November 8, 2016


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Stephanie Martin had an idea of what high school was going to be like, but she was far from sure. She had prior knowledge about it from her mother and sister, but she still couldn’t help being anxious about starting her freshman year. “In the summer, I was super nervous but it gradually got wor...

Broadway musical “Hamilton” gains popularity on campus

Broadway musical “Hamilton” gains popularity on campus

Tegan Smith

November 2, 2016


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Hip hop and history may seem like an odd combination, but it has proven to be a successful pairing for lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda. His Broadway musical “Hamilton” has won 11 Tony Awards, a Pulitzer Prize and a Grammy award. It has received worldwide appreciation with a constantly expanding fan base. ...

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