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HCS reviews their 5K Walk/Run turnout

By Katelynn Ngo

April 3, 2019

H omestead Cancer Society had been prepping for their biggest annual event, the 5K Walk/Run, all year. The purpose of this event was to raise money and awareness about cancer. Last weekend, the hard work finally paid off. The 5K Walk/Run event for this year brought even better results than last year, senior and treasurer Alyssa Liang said. With upbeat music...

Freshman and sophomore classes hold movie night

Freshman and sophomore classes hold movie night

By Emily Chung

March 28, 2019

The officers of the classes of 2021 and 2022 hosted HHS’s  second movie night on March 22 in the field house, allowing students  to come watch “Incredibles 2” and enjoy Chipotle, T-pumps and other snacks. Each year the sophomore class and the freshman class host a Spring Fling event, and thi...

MUN East Bay Conference provides perspective

By Shruti Magesh

March 27, 2019

Model UN’s East Bay Conference, which took place from Dec 1-2, provides a plethora of opportunity to learn about various topics, for members of the club. The conference itself, discussed various topics related to the United Nations. “There a few committees which each talk about a differen...

Math Club nurtures appreciation for math through fun activities

Math Club nurtures appreciation for math through fun activities

By Shruti Magesh

March 27, 2019

M ath Club allows for the development of certain math skills and allows students to explore the branches of math through contests, guest speakers, college tournaments, and the continuous practice of exercising one’s brain. “Math Club is an exciting club where members get to explore the different...

Virtual Enterprise competes in California State Conference and Exhibition

By Patrick Yu

February 26, 2019

Imagine fostering, growing, and perfecting an idea that you hope will revolutionise a market, or change lives, traveling miles away from home and presenting that idea to judges. This is what seven Virtual Enterprise students did. Juniors Ansh Soni, Evan Pomeroy, Michelle Marvar, Michelle Marvar, a...

Investments club aims to educate the student body about finances

By Katelynn Ngo

January 30, 2019

K elvin and Brian Tam, juniors, brothers and co-presidents of the Investments Club, decided to become officers because of their personal experiences with investing, which is something they wanted to share with other students through the club. One of the goals of the investments club is to help keep members informed about what’s currently going on in the stock market...

The inner-workings of Speech and Debate

By Shruti Magesh

January 8, 2019

H HS Speech and Debate allows everyone to participate in tournaments, distinguishing levels of skill by the Junior Varsity and Varsity teams. Each competition is structured in a specific way and requires a specific skill set from the competitors. HHS Debate currently has two teams, Lincoln-Doug...

Model United Nations prepares members for upcoming conferences

By Shruti Magesh

January 8, 2019

H HS Model United Nations is a debate club, where each student competitor represents a delegate from a country and creates a resolution that addresses the respective country’s issue, after debate. Model United Nations values the skill of cooperation in its members, as it is crucial to be able to ...

Cancer Society impacts cancer awareness one step at a time

Cancer Society impacts cancer awareness one step at a time

By Katelynn Ngo

January 7, 2019

H HS Cancer Society has been tirelessly preparing and planning for their annual 5K walk/run already, their biggest event of the year. They’ll be setting up a course in the stadium on the morning of Saturday, March 31st, and all people are welcome to come and join them to help raise money for cancer pati...

FPA labs and dissections, other events

FPA labs and dissections, other events

By Katelynn Ngo

January 7, 2019

T he last time Future Physicians of America had a dissection during lunch was  in October, when they dissected a pig heart. In terms of what’s next, FPA is trying to put something together for December, although the specifics are to be announced. “We’re not completely sure [when the next diss...

Staff Christmas Party Photo Gallery

Staff Christmas Party Photo Gallery

By Eden Pollitt, Senior Design Editor

December 17, 2018