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Feature Friday: Sophomore Clare Oneil celebrates a special day

Gracie Scannell, Features Editor
March 4, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features

Leap year comes around every four years, and for Sophomore Clare Oneil it happens to be the most important day. Oneil was born on leap day and with that comes an interesting outlook on birthdays. Oneil started by commenting on the reactions people give her. "The best thing about being born on a leap is havin...

Feature Friday: Freshman Zoe Axelrod explores fashion

Feature Friday: Freshman Zoe Axelrod explores fashion

Kayleigh Padar
February 26, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features

Freshman Zoe Axelrod differs from the average student walking down the hallway in that her daily attire doesn't consist of a clean smelling orange teeshirt and sweat pants, but rather knee high socks and a variety of skirts. Some might find it hard to find the motivation it takes to create a ...

Coloring Contest Winner

Coloring Contest Winner

February 23, 2016
Filed under Features, Uncategorized, Zoom In

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Ping pong club paddles into spring season

Jamie Anderluh, Lexi Wachal, and Julia Hapanowicz
January 15, 2016
Filed under Features, Hersey Underground

Hersey has many great sports and athletics clubs, but sometimes the 'hidden gems' of extracurriculars go completely unnoticed. Example A: ping pong club. Ping pong club meets two or three times a week after school and consists of a group of students who enjoy the activity and hanging out with friends....

Coloring Contest

January 14, 2016
Filed under Features, Uncategorized, Zoom In

Click on the picture above, print it out, color in your copy, and bring it to room 118 by Jan. 29....

Freshman earns adoration for writing

Jennifer Lechowski
January 14, 2016
Filed under Features

A new club, sponsered by teacher Jim Schiferl, is the Creative Writers Group. A lot of talent has been portrayed here during their after school meetings. Many students have written in their spare time prior to joining the club, and some just joined for fun. Among some of the talented students that att...

Jon Norwine redefines hardwork

Claire Durand
January 14, 2016
Filed under Features

‍With all the 'Huskies Be Nice' banners hanging from the ceilings, students would think that a model peer and an excellent student would be just that. Unfortunately, there's much more to being a nice person.‍ ‍Junior Jon Norwine is well aware. Currently taking four advanced placement classes and slowly approach...

The Underground gets the lowdown on chess

Jamie Anderluh, Lexi Wachal, and Julia Hapanowicz
January 13, 2016
Filed under Features, Hersey Underground

For many, chess team is more than meets the eye. It offers a chance to explore new ideas, test intellect, and discover different interests. It's home to unique, talented, and passionate people—those who want to test their wit and meet others from across the state. "What's unique about chess is...

A spotlight on the “underground” of Hersey

Jamie Anderluh
January 13, 2016
Filed under Hersey Underground

We are different. This is undeniable. And, considering these differences, we often make choices to spend time with people who are the most like us. We gravitate towards similarities, for they are in our comfort zone. But this does not mean we should exclude ourselves from trying things that are...

Sophomores take on debate

Kayleigh Padar
January 13, 2016
Filed under Features

For the first time in many years, the debate team is being led by three sophomore girls: Madeline Cohodes, Kelly Miller, and Shannon Steines, instead of the usual upperclassmen leadership. These three co-captians were chosen by the coaches after proving that they each put time and effo...

Singer hits new high… notes

Singer hits new high… notes

Gracie Scannell
January 12, 2016
Filed under Features

This school is full of talented singers. The school choir has been a growing group for many years, but along with school functions they perform on their own. Senior Jayne Diliberto has been taking voice lessons since she was in second grade, and has made impressive achievements since. Along with...

Balancing the Holiday Season

Balancing the Holiday Season

December 15, 2015
Filed under Features, Zoom In

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