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Anonymous “After School” App Gains Popularity

Anonymous “After School” App Gains Popularity

November 16, 2015


Filed under Lifestyle, Science & Technology

By Cara McErlean Bathroom stall graffiti has gone digital. Hershey High School has recently caught on to the latest technological fad: an anonymous message board app called After School. The app, which is specifically designed for high schoolers, allows students to post anonymous confessions, com...

Evolution of Technology Use in Class

Evolution of Technology Use in Class

October 29, 2015


Filed under Science & Technology

By: Julia Michaelson It is everywhere and evolving fast. Technology is improving all around the world. Hershey High School is a school moving towards a more technology based learning style. Almost all the students are using it in their classes. Since many jobs are becoming more dependent on technology,...

Social media becomes big inside HHS with teachers

Social media becomes big inside HHS with teachers

October 6, 2015


Filed under Hershey, Science & Technology

By: Madison Held Tweets and posts may soon make pencil and paper obsolete in HHS classrooms. What students, teachers, and parents once knew as a social media has now turned into an educational tool. Little by little teachers are using media to connect with their students and even their parents ...

Engineering Department Receives Upgrade

Engineering Department Receives Upgrade

October 5, 2015


Filed under Science & Technology

By: Anthony Barrett The bigger, the better. Hershey High School's Engineering department bought 56 new computers this summer for the 2015-2016 school year and beyond. The computers were purchased to replaced old and outdated ones, but also to help students. At $1,600 retail cost, each of the machines...

Making the Grade: Memory for the long haul

Making the Grade: Memory for the long haul

October 5, 2015


Filed under Science & Technology

By: Maura Longenecker Testing isn't only used to show intelligence; it also demonstrates memory retention. Testing is one way of seeing memory retention, or the ability to remember, in action. Retaining information affects everyone. After all, everyone can retain information using their sense...

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