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Jack Byrne’s Quest to be fluent

Jack Byrne’s Quest to be fluent
January 13, 2017

Learning to speak another language is a popular pursuit of many students. Becoming fluent in another language not only allows you to interact with other people, but also allows you to become fluent in...

How animals help

How animals help
January 4, 2017

Animals have a profound impact on many people's lives. They help to create a positive environment in a household as well as in nursing homes, children's hospitals and many other places.   One...

Holiday Joy

Holiday Joy
January 4, 2017

Many people in the HB community celebrate the winter holidays in all different ways. Some people celebrate Christmas, New Years, or Hanukkah. At this time of year traditions come hand in hand with the...

One Cavalier, two Cavalier, red Cavalier, blue Cavalier

One Cavalier, two Cavalier, red Cavalier, blue Cavalier
January 4, 2017

Being in high school comes with a lot of stress; it’s hard to believe that at one time children's lives were stress free and they could explore the works of children's authors: the classics of Dr. Seuss,...

College Christmas wishlist

College Christmas wishlist
December 23, 2016

There is just a week before the holidays, and everyone is out preparing for celebrations.   In the midst of this frenzy, college students are returning home after their first semester of the...

HBHS foods students spread holiday cheer

Kali Simods '17, Bella DeMayo '17, and Selene Berube '17, work on their gingerbread house in foods class.
December 21, 2016

Every year during first semester Foods One class, Mrs. Hancock hosts a Gingerbread House contest. Hancock said she has been hosting the competition for twelve years. Each group consists of 3-4 members...

Emma Maxwell conducts a study on music therapy

Emma thinks about music during Period 6 Senior Quest
December 9, 2016

“I want to help people,” said Emma Maxwell ’17, a student in Period 6 Senior Quest. Her method? Music therapy. “Instead of using medicine, you use music to cure [psychological] illness.” Music...

Mental illness or not, no one should suffer alone

Mental illness or not, no one should suffer alone
December 8, 2016

Many people don’t seem to know sufficient information about mental illnesses to be able to help those suffering around them. This article serves to explain some of the more common illnesses and how to...

Nick White brings attention to disability

Nick White '17 with his close friend Aidan Keehan
December 8, 2016

According to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), about thirteen percent of all public school students have learning disabilities. For these students, having a learning disability can make...

Keep on dreaming

This way to your dream job...
December 7, 2016

High school is all about preparing for the future. Whether that means attending college, joining the military, or becoming part of the American workforce, most students have a pretty good idea of what...

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