Got meditating on the mind

Got meditating on the mind

Paige Pielet and Michael Claussen, Editor
May 22, 2015 • 47 views
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There’s no doubt that people feel stressed, some more than others, and that stress sometimes is not dealt with effectively. At Central, people are concerned for the mental well-being of students and staff and ask themselves: what can we do better? How can we help? Kimberly Williams, English... Read more »

Central Alum takes on coaching opportunity at Bradley University

Central Alum takes on coaching opportunity at Bradley University

Liam Jones and Michael Claussen, Editor
May 20, 2015 • 63 views
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At Carver Arena in 1997, Hinsdale Central basketball star Brian Wardle shot 8/12 from three point range en route to dropping 34 points as the Red Devils fell to Harvey Thornton. Following his time... Read more »

Pretty in navy

Pretty in navy

Brooke Secola, Contributor and Michael Claussen, Editor
May 20, 2015 • 79 views
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On May 1 every year, college shirts flood the hallways. Walking further down the halls we catch glimpses of Indiana University, Miami of Ohio, University of Illinois, University of Iowa, University of Michigan. The comfort schools. The schools close to home. But what people probably miss are the schools... Read more »

Shooting to the top

Shooting to the top

Emma Kroeger, Contributor and Michael Claussen, Editor
May 20, 2015 • 73 views
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Run. Pass. Run again. Shoot and make the goal. The team is on the field too, cheering so loud that it echoes and you know they’re proud of what you’ve done. The coaches on the sidelines are cheering too. Those are the qualities Hinsdale Central sophomore Taylor Reinhardt looks for in a sport, and... Read more »

Serving up happiness: Nutritionist Krystle Ramos interacts with students outside of the cafeteria 

Serving up happiness: Nutritionist Krystle Ramos interacts with students outside of the cafeteria 

Isha Kukadia, Contributor and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
May 20, 2015 • 127 views
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Post-its. They’re the first thing that you notice when you walk into the tight room that food service manager Krystle Ramos has made her home on campus working at Central for the past three years. They pepper the walls with neon reminders of work still left to do and dust the boxes of supplies organized... Read more »

Science Olympiad team finishes third at State Tournament

Science Olympiad team finishes third at State Tournament

Andrew Bitautas and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
May 20, 2015 • 41 views
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The Science Olympiad Team finished third at the state tournament held at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on April 17-18. This is the team’s best finish in the last four years in which they placed ... Read more »

Jaffe teaches, directs and coaches

Jaffe teaches, directs and coaches

Julia Guglielmo
May 20, 2015 • 38 views
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Susan Jaffe goes above and beyond the average English teacher. Jaffe teaches three English courses over the day including, English II, Rhetoric, and Speech and Communications. With this packed schedule Jaffe still has time to participate in other school activities. “I directed the spring play this... Read more »

Art department awards its greatest

Art department awards its greatest

Andrew Coyner and Matt Stockmal
May 18, 2015 • 125 views
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Art students displayed their most recent works in the Honors Portfolio showcase and art department competition over the past two weeks. Both shows, orchestrated by the art department, exhibited the works of a number of... Read more »

JV2 soccer destroys competition

JV2 soccer destroys competition

Brianna Ary and Michael Claussen, Editor
May 18, 2015 • 87 views
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Soccer at Hinsdale Central has always been a competitive process. People would hear the horror stories of tryouts, rumors of the dreaded pacer and the cutthroat selection process. Being a Red Devil soccer player isn’t something to... Read more »

Seniors commit during spring signing

Seniors commit during spring signing

Liam Jones and Michael Claussen, Editor
May 15, 2015 • 219 views
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Although some senior Hinsdale Central athletes signed during the winter signing period, a multitude of athletes signed during the spring signing period. Fifteen seniors gathered in the gym on Tuesday morning, May 12, to make their commitments official by signing their college papers.   Andrew... Read more »