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Republican Kasich and Cruz Drop Out; Trump Presumptive Nominee

Republican Kasich and Cruz Drop Out; Trump Presumptive Nominee

May 23, 2016


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By: Abby Shapiro Attrition has narrowed the field to only one. Republicans, Ted Cruz and John Kasich, have dropped out of the race to the Republican Presidential Nomination. Donald J. Trump is therefore the presumptive nominee for the Republican Party. Kasich dropped out on May 4, 2016 and Cruz ...

HHS Students Break Records at USA Memory Championship

HHS Students Break Records at USA Memory Championship

May 19, 2016


Filed under Hershey, World

By: Echo Rogers On Saturday, something really important happened at the Hershey Lodge, but wait, what was it again? May 7, 2016 the USA Memory Championship held at the Hershey Lodge. Twenty-six Hershey High School students competed. Four made it into the top nine.  Junior Erica Wang who earned a four...

World Health Organization Declares Zika Virus Global Threat

World Health Organization Declares Zika Virus Global Threat

May 13, 2016


Filed under Hershey, Science & Technology, World

By: Irene Ciocirlan A bite from a certain mosquito can cause more damage than just an itch. The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Zika virus a global public health emergency as of February of 2016. The Zika virus is an emerging mosquito-borne virus that was first identified in Ugand...

Boston Strong three years after bombing at Boston Marathon

Boston Strong three years after bombing at Boston Marathon

May 6, 2016


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By: Eric Wood On April 8, 2015 Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted of murder. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, along with his brother Tamerlan, manifested the two pressure cooker bombs that killed three and injured hundreds. The brothers also killed an MIT Police Officer while being pursued. The Tsarnaev br...

World mourns pop icon, rebel Prince

World mourns pop icon, rebel Prince

May 2, 2016


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By: Jenny Kim The iconic singer Prince, real name Prince Rogers Nelson, had recently died on April 21, 2016. The exact cause is not known yet. At the age of 57, his body was found at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota. Prince had made a concert appearance on April 16; however, he had gotten very ill a...

Students Express Thanks to U.S. Service Members with Operation Gratitude

Students Express Thanks to U.S. Service Members with Operation Gratitude

April 29, 2016


Filed under Hershey, World

By: Shanna Sweitzer A simple thank you can go a long way. At Hershey High School’s first ever Community Day held on Friday, April 29, 2016, English teacher, Richard Bittinger, held a session for Operation Gratitude to make thank you cards for members of the U.S. military. “Before you l...

Local Veterans Share Their Stories with HHS

Local Veterans Share Their Stories with HHS

April 29, 2016


Filed under Hershey, World

By: Echo Rogers Students of Hershey High learned why they were thanking local veterans. On April 29, 2016, Hershey High School had their first Community Day. One such session was the Local Veterans class. Veterans, Rich Burton, Adley Eigen, and Frank Rowe, came to share their stories. All three of...

Harvard’s New Admission Process: Turning the Tide

April 27, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, World

By: Maddie O’Shea Today, the term “Ivy League” has quite a reputation: an erudite achievement. But along with its grandiose aura, the presence of academic and economic pressure as well as a lack of meaningful contribution can surface. Making Caring Common (MCC), a Harvard graduate school,...

Boston Globe Slams Trump, Controversy Arises

Boston Globe Slams Trump, Controversy Arises

April 27, 2016


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By: Natalie Norman-Kehe On Sunday, April 10, 2016, The Boston Globe printed a parodistic glimpse into the future in the event of a Donald Trump presidency. The paper’s fake front page of the “Ideas” section had headlines such as “Deportations to Begin” which illustrated a world one y...

Cruz and Kasich Join Forces To Stop Trump

Cruz and Kasich Join Forces To Stop Trump

April 27, 2016


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By: Robert Sterner On Sunday, the campaigns of Ted Cruz and John Kasich agreed to work together on several upcoming primaries to stop frontrunner Donald Trump. In short, Kasich’s campaign is allowing Cruz to run uncontested against Trump in Indiana.  Cruz is doing the same for Kasich in...

Eight Justices Takes Toll on Supreme Court

Eight Justices Takes Toll on Supreme Court

April 27, 2016


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By: Eric Wood The death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is impacting several cases before the court. The Supreme Court has always had an odd number of justices. By having an odd number, there would be a definite decision in the case that was being argued. Scalia’s death leaves the cou...

Walk for Clean Water Fundraiser Exceeds Goal

Walk for Clean Water Fundraiser Exceeds Goal

April 20, 2016


Filed under Hershey, World

By: Irene Ciocirlan with additional photos by Bella D'Adderio Hershey High School’s first Walk for Clean Water was a success on Sunday, April 10, 2016. $17,579.49 was raised to fund a clean water well for an impoverished village in Swaziland. According to Michael Miller, HHS junior and creator of ...

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