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Starting over

Laurie Rodriguez

March 7, 2016


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

At age 12, Toan Chau left Vietnam and came to America. “I didn’t really have a choice,” Chau said. “My mom wanted my brother and I to have a better life.” “I would see America on TV and I thought it was a big place filled with people and advanced technology,” said Chau. “I was filled...

Sain shows his Bucs spirit

Sain shows his Bucs spirit

Theontae Walton

February 18, 2016


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life, r&b Magazine

For most sports fans, body painting and attending the games is enough dedication. Not for the Sain family. “My dad is obsessed with them,” Sain said. Sain’s father took him to his first professional game in 2008, when he was 8 years old, “it was really fun, I believe we scored three touchdo...

Outfit of the day: 25 days of Christmas

Outfit of the day: 25 days of Christmas

Laurie Rodriguez

December 8, 2015


Filed under Humans of HHS

Who: Dayana Espada, 10 and Amari Pyatt, 10 Favorite Christmas present? Dayana: "My favorite present was this doll my parents got me when I was like seven. I loved the doll because you could feed, bathe, and rock him to sleep. It was pretty cool." Amari:" My favorite present was my first cam...

Holiday sweater weather time

Holiday sweater weather time

Haley Mueller

November 4, 2015


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

When the temperature goes down, the sweaters come out. Each fall, fashion converts from short shorts and tank tops to holiday sweaters and tees. Whether bought or homemade, these tops are sure to make an impression in the hallways this season, spreading like wildfire as November and December progress....

Ashley Minano

Kara Rodriguez

October 16, 2015


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

As Ashley Minano stepped off the plane in Trujillo, Peru, all she could feel was the excitement of the new environment. After spending the beginning of her summer helping her youth group volunteer near home, Minano was eager to finally be able to help the less fortunate children of her home country. Looking...

Student artist spotlight- Mina Hudder

Student artist spotlight- Mina Hudder

John Veliz, Graphics Editor

December 2, 2014


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

Q) How long have you been interested in art? A) For as long an I can remember Q)Who is your greatest inspiration as an artist? A) Tim Burton mainly due to the big eyes and the adding of atmosphere into every drawing and character. A creepy style is what I like, and he's one of the masters.\ ...

Humans of HHS: Alex Palacio

Humans of HHS: Alex Palacio

Dana Dinh

February 27, 2014


Filed under Humans of HHS

When asked to describe his hobbies, junior Alex Palacio answered, "I don't care about a lot of things." To some, this statement may seem strange, but to his friends, who are used to this straightforward, nonchalant attitude, it's "classic Palacio." "I just have no interest in most things," Palacio...

Humans of HHS: Lenir La Cour

Humans of HHS: Lenir La Cour

Shelby Shoup, Entertainment Editor

February 26, 2014


Filed under Humans of HHS

While groups of students pile into minivans or trek down to the bus ramp to return home after a long day of school, one student can be spotted gliding across the pavement on a swift, blue skateboard. Driving home is just too mainstream for Lenir La Cour. “Sometimes my friends and I skate all...

Humans of HHS: Hugh Nguyen

Humans of HHS: Hugh Nguyen

Vishwa Shah, Staff Writer

February 26, 2014


Filed under Humans of HHS

The kid who plays tennis, wins at speech and debate competitions, participates in a variety of other clubs and still makes good grades in the IB program. "Who is sophomore Hugh Nguyen?" Correct. Nguyen has been on the Speech and Debate team since freshman year, but he switched events this ye...

Humans of HHS: Rico Rodriguez

Humans of HHS: Rico Rodriguez

Kathy Xie, News Editor

February 24, 2014


Filed under Humans of HHS

For sophomore Ricardo Rodriguez, life is a constant balancing act. Rodriguez, who goes by the nickname "Rico," is known among friends as a lighthearted, funny guy who can always be counted on to crack a joke to relieve any tense situation. But underneath his carefree demeanor, he's got a lot on...

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