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The Art of Art

The Art of Art

Lauren Hunt, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

Art class, to many students, feels like the one time of day where students can get away from school and let their creativity run wild through their art.  Art is great because there’s little instances where students feel the need to buckle down and cram for tests or crank out projects and homew...

How Does Homework Affect a High School Student’s Sleep Schedule?

How Does Homework Affect a High School Student’s Sleep Schedule?

Elise Dinbergs, Co-A&E Editor

November 26, 2019

The average high school student struggles to find time in the day to balance their homework and extracurricular activities, which can often have a negative impact on them. For those attempting to find time to fit in all their homework and activities, sleeping may seem like an option instead of a nee...

What’s the deal with Black Friday?

What’s the deal with Black Friday?

Megan Strecker, Web Editor

November 21, 2019

One of the most chaotic days of the retail calendar and an anticipated “holiday” for large corporations, Black Friday, is impending. This money-maker holiday is well established in American culture, but contradictory to its unfathomable markdowns, Black Friday is infamous for its shortcomings. Its na...

Over Caffeinated

Over Caffeinated

Amanda Brown, Op-Ed Editor

November 20, 2019

Beginning in the 2019-2020 school year, there are new drinks that line the shelves of the refrigerators in the cafeteria. These new drinks consist of  Ice’s sparkling caffeinated drinks, as well as Java House’s cold brew coffee. As soon as they are stocked, the drinks are sold out, selling out withi...

Are Caffeinated Drinks A Good Option For Students?

Are Caffeinated Drinks A Good Option For Students?

Ella Mouradian, Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

New drinks line the racks of the Hollis Brookline High School cafeteria fridges in an abundance of vibrant colors. Students have been enjoying these new delicious drinks since the start of the school year. However, one of these drinks is not like anything the school has offered before. The brand new ...

Should music programs have a home in high schools?

Should music programs have a home in high schools?

Elise Dinbergs, Co-A&E Editor

November 4, 2019

At HBHS, band and choir classes are available along with electives such as Music Theory, Guitar and Improv. This allows students to bring out their creative side on their own, even if they don’t want to participate in an ensemble. Given the choice, students are encouraged to use the right side of their ...

Wouldn’t That Be A Treat

Wouldn’t That Be A Treat

Quinten Wimmer, Staff Writer

November 2, 2019

Halloween falls on October 31, making every year a mystery as to what day of the week our spooky holiday will fall on. Unfortunately for the class of 2020, Halloween fell on a school night every single year, of this class’s entire high school career. Making it hard for students to fully enjoy the hol...

Too Old To Trick Or Treat?

Too Old To Trick Or Treat?

TJ McKenna, Asst. Sports Editor

October 30, 2019

Let’s take ourselves back a few years, back to one of the biggest days of elementary school: Halloween. We dressed up as our favorite fictional characters and paraded around the school, showing off our costumes to all the parents as they took an unnecessary amount of pictures as we eagerly anticipa...

No good news

No good news

Abi Blasi, Sports Editor

October 23, 2019

With all that goes on in the news it can be hard to see the good in the world, especially for students who know that the events that happen may affect them the most. Things like gun violence, terrorist attacks and global warming can feel like impending doom for today's teens, but how is the news real...

The best way to study for the SATs

The best way to study for the SATs

Hannah Escadon, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

On Oct. 16 the Hollis Brookline High School sophomores and juniors took the PSAT, preparing them to start thinking about studying for the SATs. There are a variety of ways to start studying, from different programs you can do, to quizzing yourself on a website.  For incoming students next year who are new ...

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