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It’s a right-handed world

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October 31, 2007


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By: Lexi Muir <lmuir@hilite.org> Bumping elbows with the person to her left, junior Erika Petruzzi struggles to write on the spiral notebook in front of her. Petruzzi has struggled with this her whole life. She struggles not because she has a disability, or a broken arm or similar disabilit...

Chained to Commitments

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October 9, 2007


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By: Erin Lowe <elowe@hilite.org> “I try to run every week to get back in shape for the spring season but when the season starts we practice four days a week. I love it,” rugby player and junior Mary Anne Gabinet said. For many students, the activity they participate in is very time co...

Without the limelight, with the interest

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October 9, 2007


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By: Rosemary Boeglin <rboeglin@hilite.org> FOOTBALL VIDEO MANAGER Q. Describe what it is that you do as the video manager for football. A. The role of the video managing crew is to film games and practices, capture them into our computers and enter them into our database. Being the senior in o...

Standing Out

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September 26, 2007


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By: Shireen Korkzan <skorkzan@hilite.org> Senior Chrissy Boesen says she feels like every other student here. However, unlike everyone else, she stands out more because of her unique hairstyle. At the beginning of summer break, Boesen had her mother buzz her hair all over while leaving her hair fully grown d...

Facing our fears

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September 7, 2007


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By: Renny Logan <rlogan@hilite.org> Alice Shen is just another sophomore. And just like all the other sophomores, she is required to take English 10-2, otherwise known as speech class. Likewise, she’s one of many who fear speaking in front of a large group of people. “I’m so nervous ...