The Epitaph

The Impatient Patient: solution to an emerging “infodemic” is responsibility, accountability

During this pandemic, it is important to stay informed and stay safe.

By Renee Wang

April 29, 2020

We don’t know when the cure for COVID-19 will come. We don’t know if schools and offices will reopen soon. We don’t know when we can expect life to return to normal. In our current pandemic, there aren’t too many answers available. However, there is a plethora of misinformation. In an ...

HHS ensures candidate qualifications trump popularity

Social media should not be an acceptable campaign platform for those running in a school election.

By Naomi Baron

April 17, 2020

Student council elections are meant to elect the most qualified candidate — not the most popular. But based on the way other schools nearby run their elections, they are clearly missing the point. HHS has not.  While HHS campaign rules do not allow candidates to campaign using social media or ...