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3rd annual Walk for Clean Water surpasses goal

3rd annual Walk for Clean Water surpasses goal

Clare Canavan, Copy Editor

April 18, 2018


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Hershey High School hosted its third annual Walk for Clean Water on Sunday, April 6, 2018. The Walk for Clean Water raises money for the Thirst Project to build wells in developing countries. The walk was run by Hershey High School KEY Club, a community service club. The president of KEY Club, Lydia Gould, senior at ...

New tech-ed courses added for 2018-2019 school year

New tech-ed courses added for 2018-2019 school year

Iliana Veguilla, Reporter

April 11, 2018


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After three years in progress, the courses Design Thinking and Digital Production are being added to the Hershey High School curriculum for the 2018-19 school year. Laurie Wade, Assistant Principal of HHS, was inspired to add both Digital Production and Design Thinking after visiting William Ten...

What to Expect From the 3rd Annual Walk for Water

What to Expect From the 3rd Annual Walk for Water

Halle Burk, Layout Manager

April 3, 2018


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The Walk for Water has provided clean water for millions of people, and Hershey High School plans to increase those numbers. On Sunday April 8th, Hershey High School will hold the third annual Walk for Water, organized by Key Club, which benefits the Thirst Project, an organization that builds water w...

Keith Urban “Graffiti U” Tour Comes to Hershey in October

Keith Urban “Graffiti U” Tour Comes to Hershey in October

Leah Koppenhaver, Reporter

April 3, 2018


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Keith Urban has announced his newest “Graffiti U World Tour” will be coming to Hershey October 25, 2018.   The concert will be hosted at the Giant Center and will begin at 7:30 PM. Urban will be joined on the stage by American pop country singer songwriter, Kelsea Ballerini. Ticket sales bega...

Blood Drive 2018 Disappoints

Haley Daniels, Hershey Section Editor

April 3, 2018


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Hershey High School held its annual blood drive on March 27, 2018. The drive had only 48 donors registered and just 33 donated on the day of the actual drive. Hershey High School nurse Tara Blackburn believes the small number of people who actually donated was due to spring sports. Many had an e...

HHS’ School-to-Career Coordinator Bonnie Ritchey Retiring

HHS’ School-to-Career Coordinator Bonnie Ritchey Retiring

Lynn Dang, Reporter

April 3, 2018


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After a total of 34 years as an educator and 17 years as part of DTSD, School-to-Career Coordinator Bonnie Ritchey is retiring at the end of the the 2017-18 school year. As the School-to-Career Coordinator, Ritchey communicates with students, mentors, and parents. She sets up internships, manages ...

HHS Announces March Students of the Month

HHS Announces March Students of the Month

Claire Sheppard, Copy Editor

March 27, 2018


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HHS seniors Megan Sassaman and Veda Chanda were announced as March Students of the Month. These students are chosen by the department chairs based off of academic and extracurricular criteria. Sassaman, the female winner, plans to go to the University of Maryland to study engineering. Currently,...

Iron Hill Brewery Coming to Downtown Hershey

Iron Hill Brewery Coming to Downtown Hershey

Elizabeth Newman, Layout designer

March 27, 2018


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A new addition is coming to downtown Hershey. The Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant is expected to open on West Chocolate Avenue later this year or in early 2019. This will be the thirteenth location that founders Kevin Finn, Mark Edelson, and Kevin Davies have opened. The brewery and restaurant ...

Gay Straight Alliance Club Celebrates 10 Years at HHS

Gay Straight Alliance Club Celebrates 10 Years at HHS

Alexis Moodie, Layout Editor

March 27, 2018


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It is the 10th year of the Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) at Hershey High School. The GSA is a club that allows students an open space to discuss LGBTQ+ topics. The GSA was originally started ten years ago by the learning support teacher, Linda Krayeski. Today, the GSA is run by Daniel Fornataro and Emily Reinert, both teachers at Hershey. They meet before and aft...

HHS to Stand Up Against Violence March 14

HHS to Stand Up Against Violence March 14

Irene Ciocirlan, Reporter

March 13, 2018


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Students and administration at Hershey High School have organized a peaceful protest against violence and school shootings, called Stand Up Against Violence Day, for Wednesday March 14, 2018. March 14 marks one month after the shooting in Parkland, FL, where 17 students and teachers lost their li...

Textbooks, Computers, iPads Coexist in HHS Classrooms

Textbooks, Computers, iPads Coexist in HHS Classrooms

Lynn Dang, Feature Writer

March 13, 2018


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Recent school-wide changes may seem sudden. In reality, they are planned years in advance. The rise of new classes is leading to different methods of learning. New curriculums are made to accommodate novel course purposes, but the fundamental use of textbooks has not changed. As Hershey High Scho...

Restaurant Week 2018 hits Hershey

Restaurant Week 2018 hits Hershey

Clare Canavan, Copy Editor

March 5, 2018


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Restaurant Week has returned to Hershey starting on March 5 and lasting through Sunday, March 11. For six days, Hershey Entertainment & Resorts’ culinary teams show off seasonal meals with discounted prices. Ten restaurants will be participating in the deals and lower prices on their ...

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