• JETS team wins state competition April 13, 2015

  • Four Model UN participants win at Northwestern University conference April 13, 2015

Sheppard shouts “Geronimo” as it bounces into the charts

Sheppard shouts “Geronimo” as it bounces into the charts

Brianna Ary and Christi Carras, Editor
March 27, 2015 • 86 views
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Another Australian artist is topping the charts. However, unlike most of the artists from down under, the six-piece ensemble Sheppard stands out from the crowd. Not only is half the band related, they’re incredibly musically... Read more »

Rap duo Kalin and Myles’ “Dedication” pays off

Rap duo Kalin and Myles’ “Dedication” pays off

Brianna Ary and Christi Carras, Editor
March 23, 2015 • 162 views
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Fresh from the San Francisco Bay Area, rap duo Kalin and Myles is taking the music world by storm. They’ve released four EPs in two years and reached the top 6 on the Rap Albums Chart. The duo is even headlining their own tour to support their... Read more »

Rixton rises in popularity

Rixton rises in popularity

Julia Guglielmo and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
March 19, 2015 • 113 views
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  The band Rixton, most known for their hit single “Me and My Broken Heart,” is yet another British boy band. When people bring up British boy bands, my first thought goes to One Direction, embarrassing I know. However,... Read more »

Fiddler exceeds expectations

Fiddler exceeds expectations

Daniel Holland, Liam Jones, and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
March 18, 2015 • 135 views
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Over the course of the two and a half hours that Fiddler on the Roof , put on by retired English teacher Chris Hicks, ran in the Central auditorium, I laughed, I cheered, I sighed, and if you looked close enough, I even cried.... Read more »

Power to the poets

Power to the poets

Paige Pielet and Matt Stockmal
March 11, 2015 • 144 views
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Poetry club competed in the annual Louder Than A Bomb event that hosted its preliminary round from Feb. 25 to March 15. The Young Chicago Authors organization held... Read more »

NAHS remembers orphans through artwork

NAHS remembers orphans through artwork

Andrew Bitautas and Christi Carras, Editor
March 9, 2015 • 89 views
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National Art Honors Society has just completed their annual memory project, in which they paint portraits for Orphans overseas. The memory project is a worldwide effort to provide orphans with some sort of documentation of their childhood, something most lack. The club is sponsored by Ms. Laura... Read more »

Marching band to perform in London’s New Year’s Day Parade

Marching band to perform in London’s New Year’s Day Parade

Andrew Bitautas and Christi Carras, Editor
March 3, 2015 • 171 views
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It’s not every day royalty such as the great-grandson of Winston Churchill makes a visit to Hinsdale Central.  The Hinsdale central marching band was given this opportunity on Tuesday, Feb. 24. The former Lord Mayor of the City of Westminster, Duncan Sandys, came to the school to formally invite... Read more »

Students win writing awards in Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Contest

Students win writing awards in Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Contest

Christi Carras, Editor
March 2, 2015 • 192 views
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In December 2014, students from various English classes worked with their teachers to decide what pieces of poetry and prose they should submit to the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Contest. On Feb. 28, seven students were honored by their... Read more »

What was it about that dress?

Matt Stockmal , Staff Writer
February 27, 2015 • 84 views
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Matt Stockmal, staff writer, took it upon himself to explain the mystery behind the 'dress'. Click here for complete story.

A closer look at Forensics state champion Jackson Dockery

A closer look at Forensics state champion Jackson Dockery

Daniel Holland and Christi Carras, Editor
February 25, 2015 • 328 views
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Senior Jackson Dockery looked out at more than 2,000 people.  The location was the Peoria Civic Center, and all of the attention was on him and his partner Nicole Labun as they received first place state medals for their scene in dramatic duet acting. Dockery and Labun acted... Read more »