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How to handle end-of-school-year stress

Iliana Veguilla, Reporter

May 24, 2018

The end of the school year can be very stressful for high school students, it can almost be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. According to National Board Certified Teacher Angela Watson, after standardized tests are done many students lose the motivation to continue, which can result in behavioral issues. “There’s also an incredible am...

How to Reduce Stress

Lavender is a common essential oil used to help battle stress. It can be applied to the feet to help individuals sleep or sniffed to help calm nerves. (Pete Favelle/CC BY-NC 2.0)

Elaina Joyner, Co-editor of Kiss & Tell

April 12, 2018

Stress is indisputably common in the United States and around the world. Although many people have stress, they do not always know how to reduce the pressure they are feeling. Whether this includes shaking, sweating, or having trouble breathing, there are many ways to reduce these stress symptoms...

The science of stress

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Kieri Karpa, Layout Manager

March 29, 2017

Dealing with stress may be the hardest thing a person can do. Stress, defined by Merriam Webster as “physical, chemical, or emotional factors that cause bodily or mental tension”, can be found everywhere in life. Dealing with that stress in a positive way can be extremely difficult. Acco...

Stress Equals No Rest

Cotton did her homework in study hall on November 15th, 2015. She was trying to get all of her Accounting, Chemistry, and PreCalculus homework done in study hall so she wouldn’t have to do it after Basketball practice.

January 24, 2016

By: Julia Michaelson Students in honors classes always have been pressured to have the best grades. Not only by teachers, but parents. It’s outrageous. Teachers assign 30 minutes to an hour of homework in their classes each night, so that’s about 2-4 hours of homework for just honors courses,...

Breakfast, still most important meal

Zach Som and Karleiagh Moritz, seniors at HHS, ate their breakfast in the library before school started on October 9th. They spent time waking up and chatting before school started.

January 19, 2016

By Maura Longenecker Sometimes students eat breakfast, and sometimes they don’t. Breakfast is important for everyone’s health, but Hershey High School students don’t tend to eat it every morning. However, there are options for students who don’t have time to sit down for breakfast. Tara...

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