Students model new fashion trends

Students model new fashion trends

Paige Pielet and Brianna Ary
September 19, 2014 • 38 views
Filed under Fashion, Top Stories

We are in that awkward in-between stage that we all love (60s-70s and sunny most of the time) and hate (do I wear boots or sandals?!). I’ve been looking for what is most popular at Hinsdale Central fashion-wise or something unique that sparked my interest. Girls' Fashion: ... Read more »

“The Odd Couple” premieres tonight

“The Odd Couple” premieres tonight

Andrew Bitautas and Christi Carras, Editor
September 18, 2014 • 107 views
Filed under A&E, Features, Top Stories

The Drama Club is kicking off this year with The Odd Couple, which premieres Sep. 18, 19, and 20. Neil Simon originally wrote the play in 1965, portraying the life of two roommates, Oscar and Felix, who share completely different personalities. The play went on to make a name for... Read more »

Boys’ soccer expects nothing short of State Championship

Boys’ soccer expects nothing short of State Championship

Michael Claussen and Christi Carras, Editor
September 17, 2014 • 86 views
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The boys’ soccer team has only one expectation for this season: winning the State Championship. In the 2013 season, the Red Devils accomplished an undefeated regular season, but were bested by Lyons Township in the state playoffs. Senior captain Evan Floresch and the rest of the varsity team still... Read more »

Teacher strike possible

Teacher strike possible

Julia Guglielmo and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
September 17, 2014 • 147 views
Filed under News, Top Stories

The fear of Hinsdale Central students losing their Homecoming loomed the halls the day after September 9, 2014. This was the day the Hinsdale High School Teachers Association (HHSTA) filed its notice to the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board to begin a public posting process of current contract... Read more »

Central implements new solar panels

Central implements new solar panels

Liam Jones and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
September 16, 2014 • 101 views
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In an effort to be more eco-friendly, Hinsdale Central implemented solar panels on the south facing school walls this summer. “At some point early in June, we were working with our building engineer, and the construction company to schedule dates for the installation...throughout... Read more »

The challenge with the trending ALS ice bucket videos

The challenge with the trending ALS ice bucket videos

Julia Guglielmo and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
September 16, 2014 • 84 views
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Around the United States, there are millions of buckets being filled and tons of ice being poured.  This new fad is known as the “ ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.”  According to ALS Association, 107.7 million dollars in donations have been raised from the challenge.  With all this money... Read more »

Students recount summer lifeguarding experiences

Students recount summer lifeguarding experiences

Michael Claussen and Christi Carras, Editor
September 14, 2014 • 138 views
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Students found various jobs to occupy their time over the summer, but none as seemingly as popular or exciting as lifeguarding. Despite the time commitment that comes with the job and the difficulty of keeping the kids in line, some funny and exciting stories gave lifeguards a chance to laugh through... Read more »

Devils looking to rebound from tough loss

Devils looking to rebound from tough loss

Daniel Holland and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
September 11, 2014 • 148 views
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

On Aug. 29, with nine minutes left in the first quarter, and the scoreboard reading 0-0, Bolingbrook lined up for a punt on their own 25 yard line. As the ball was snapped, defensive end Dane Miller, senior, rushed the punter, deflecting the ball into the hands of safety Andrew Davis, who ran the ball... Read more »

The 411 on the growing computer science program

The 411 on the growing computer science program

Bryte Bu and Christi Carras, Editor
September 11, 2014 • 187 views
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It’s a busy morning in room 213. The room is mostly silent, except for the clattering of keyboard keys and the occasional whispers between the busy, budding programmers. These students are no longer the novice programmers they once were a year ago in AP Computer Science. They are now far more experienced... Read more »

Ecology club’s garden thrives

Ecology club’s garden thrives

Paige Pielet and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
September 10, 2014 • 160 views
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The Ecology Club of Hinsdale Central has a garden in the courtyard (yes, that’s what all those green leaves in the “sandbox” are) that is in full bloom and some of its harvest has been used in the cafeteria’s food. They started the process of creating a garden last year at this time at meetings... Read more »