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Autos crafts self-sufficient students

Autos crafts self-sufficient students

Danielle Eriksson
November 3, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features, Zoom In

Students in the automotive classes practice manipulating automotives as well as learn resourceful habits that prepare them for owning cars. Ultimately, the students are taught what they need to know to live lives with as little car expenses as possible due to self ability. The classes are made...

Feature Friday: Senior Hannah Mulroe takes the crown

Feature Friday: Senior Hannah Mulroe takes the crown

Andrea Cannon
October 14, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features, Homecoming 2016

This year's Homecoming queen  senior Hannah Mulroe has been involved in show choir, national honor society, orchesis, cross country, writing well tutor, service over self, acapella, theater, and student council. Mulroe, along with the rest of the four court princesses and the school, was excited...

Feature Friday: Senior Troy Fischer goes from OC Captain to Homecoming King

Feature Friday: Senior Troy Fischer goes from OC Captain to Homecoming King

Ellen Bakal
October 14, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features, Homecoming 2016

This year's king  Troy Fischer and fellow royalty, queen, Hannah Mulroe took the thrown today. Fischer has been involved in a wide variety of activities and athletics throughout his four years. "It is very humbling to know that out of the five great guys that were also nominated, they decided ...

Feature Friday: Junior Alyssa Milligan multitasks her way to success

Claire Durand
October 7, 2016
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Junior Alyssa Milligan is not the average high school student. She has been involved in many activities before and during high school. In eighth grade, she went to the science fair and was a semi finalist. She was in the top 300 in the country and the top seven in the state. However, her two main focuses...

Feature Friday: Junior Hannah Nolan experiments with art

Feature Friday: Junior Hannah Nolan experiments with art

Trey Schmidt
September 30, 2016
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Junior Hannah Nolan excels in realistic and cartoon art. Nolan has been drawing for as long as she can remember. Nolan is inspired by many things, but specifically her father. "My dad is a really creative person and inspires me to keep moving forward," Nolan said. She experiments with ...

Feature Friday: Justin Zotos leads students through a new year

Sneh Pandya
September 23, 2016
Filed under Features

Senior Justin Zotos is the current president of student council, and he has many things in store for this year. Starting way back in freshman year, Zotos was president both sophomore and junior year, and then moved onto student council executive board his junior year. He's currently president of all...

Feature Friday: Junior Caleb Gonzolez acclimates to life in the Midwest

Feature Friday: Junior Caleb Gonzolez acclimates to life in the Midwest

Gracie Scannell
September 9, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features

Transitioning to high school was an odd change for everyone, but for junior Caleb Gonzolez it was even weirder. Gonzolez moved out of Chicago, all the way to the West Coast directly after his graduation from River Trails Middle School. "We moved because my sister was going to college out...

Feature Friday: Sophomore Katie Kalafatis paints her way to victory

Feature Friday: Sophomore Katie Kalafatis paints her way to victory

Kayleigh Padar
September 2, 2016
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Sophomore Katie Kalafatis has been drawing since she was very young and has recently won an art contest called Rockin' With The Cops T-Shirt Contest. "When I heard I had won I think the first thing I felt was confusion. I really hadn't expected an award or anything. I guess what I mean is I did...

Feature Friday: Freshman Zack Wachal skates his way into high school

Kayleigh Padar
August 26, 2016
Filed under Features

Freshman Zack Wachal has been playing hockey since he was five years old and is currently playing on the BG/H/W Stampede JV Team. Wachal is only just starting his high school hockey career. "When I started I was really nervous and scared about being on a team with high schoolers, but I had a real...

Dr. Venegoni retires after impactful career

Dr. Venegoni retires after impactful career

Lexi Wachal
June 7, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features

When it comes to teachers who have made an impact on their school, many students and teachers are quick to recognize Dr. Charles Vengoni's long and illustrious list of achievements in his years teaching at Hersey. "[His] unique passion for literature and philosophy inspired us all to think about the...

Feature Friday: Senior Mikayla Drake lands job at The Odyssey

May 27, 2016
Filed under Features

Many say that kids need to know what they are going to do with their life at such an early age. One senior, Mikayla Drake, has a plan for her hopes and dreams and is on a strong path to ultimately attain them. "I want to become well established with an online base and be able to travel the world...

Coffee House strong but sweet

Coffee House strong but sweet

Joshua Irvine and Nate Horne
May 25, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features, Slideshow of All Attached Images

Monday saw the debut of Coffee House, where students sang, rapped and played music in front of their fellow students in an open forum.  Here are some photos from the event.   ...

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