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Extracurriculars Have Value in College Applications Say Students

Riley Manjerovic, Reporter

May 30, 2019

Sports, clubs, internships, and clubs all bear the definite value for college applicants. Students at Hershey High School and neighboring Palmyra High School said participating in extracurriculars definitely helped them in their college application process.  Having sports, clubs and other activiti...

Dungeons and Dragons Club at Hershey Public Library Brings Happiness

Clockwise from left to right, Zoe Waschbusch, Megan Mehaffie, Diana Cozzi, Luke Wang, and Katherine Tootchen prepare to start a session of Dungeons and Dragons on April 26th, 2019. The group was investigating a mysterious slime in an adventure written by Waschbusch, who acted as the Dungeon Master. (Broadcaster/Lisa Wang)

Lisa Wang, Reporter

May 21, 2019

“By 2004, it was estimated that the game had been played by over 20 million people,” according to BBC News. Hershey High School freshman Molly Sherma started the Dungeons and Dragons club at the Hershey Public Library. After several people left her original D&D group, she wanted to keep playing and sta...

Advertising at HHS

Natalie Taylor and Angelina Memmi

May 16, 2019

If a student walked the halls of Hershey High School, they would see posters lining the halls with information of upcoming events all around Hershey. This is a good strategy of marketing for HHS, especially if an organization is looking for more business from high school aged kids. But there are...

New Season for Garden Club

The garden, located outside of Hershey High School’s cafeteria, will be filled with many new warm weather crops. Ioffreda says that most of the previous years’ crops had success, but they are excited to try many new ones this upcoming spring. (Broadcaster/ Claire Struck)b

Caroline Corcoran, Julia Cream, and Claire Strucko

April 12, 2019

The Garden Club is one of Hershey High School’s newest clubs. As the spring season approaches, the members of the club are preparing for the harvesting and planting season. Club leaders, seniors Luke Abel and Dylan Ioffreda, say they have lots of preparing to do to ensure that this season of Ga...

Jane Austen Society Forms at Hershey High School

Abigail Lee and Benji Keeler

November 9, 2018

A new club has been created at Hershey High School, and it is different from most others. The Jane Austen society was created in the 2018-2019 school year by sophomores Taylor Koda and Ann Liu. The club meets every Tuesday after school in Mrs. Silvestri’s room. Koda and Liu were in that same room...

German Club’s Days are Numbered at HHS

Members of German club pose for a picture in front of the school.  They were on their way back from Lebanon Valley College at “German Day.”. (Submitted by Mimi Collins)

Lucy Farmen, Reporter

May 8, 2018

One club is dying a slow death at Hershey High. German Club is one of Hershey High School’s many after-school clubs offered to students. Mimi Collins, German and civics teacher, is the advisor for the club. The start of the 2018/2019 school year will be Collins 25th year teaching German at Hershey High ...

Matthew 5:16 Brings Light to HHS Students

Sarah Haverstick takes her turn to pray for the students of Hershey High School on January 27, 2017. She led a group of students to the art hallway during the time delegated for prayer walks. (Broadcaster/Echo Rogers)

Echo Rogers, Feature Reporter

February 2, 2017

“In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.” This line from the bible comes from section Matthew verse 5:16. It’s also the name of Hershey High School’s club for Christian students. For the past three weeks,...

HHS Superhero Club Provides Hidden Benefits

May 25, 2016

By: Sam Allery, Journalism 1 Student  Edited by Lynn Dang, Hershey Section Editor Hershey-You walk into the room. You see people joyfully giggling, a trailer on the laptop, and an intense debate about science-fiction combat. Is this what you would call college material? These giggles, traile...

New Club Formation Difficult at HHS

Sitcom Club, new during the 2015-2016 school year, watches and discusses comedy television shows. Sitcom club had their first meeting on Monday, October 5, 2015

January 19, 2016

By Kieran Holley With over 70 clubs, each year Hershey High students continue to come up with new club ideas.   The process for creating a club is long, but students are willing to wait in order to form a club that they are passionate about. Student's forming a new club must go through a ...

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