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Student Profile: Rosella Birgy

Student Profile: Rosella Birgy

Eve Clarkson, Staff Reporter

May 9, 2018

When Rosella Birgy, junior, was offered to be an intern at Stages Theatre Company as a soundboard technician, she jumped at the opportunity. Stages Theatre Company or simply “Stages,” located on Mainstreet, is a popular place for children and adults alike to watch award-winning productions starring youth. Birgy and her siblings have been involved with Stages for many productions in both cast and crew positions.

Junior provides art at local coffee shop in Downtown Hopkins

Junior provides art at local coffee shop in Downtown Hopkins

Willow Scherwinski, Staff Reporter

May 4, 2018

Located on Main Street in charming downtown Hopkins, local coffee shop Munkabeans is a hotspot for local art and artists.

Four HHS students compete at DECA Nationals in Atlanta

Four HHS students compete at DECA Nationals in Atlanta

Maya Kupritz, Feature Editor

May 3, 2018

On Sat. April 21, four DECA students from HHS, along with over 10,000 finalist from throughout the nation, headed to Atlanta, GA. They all hoped to win at the 2018 nationals competition.

Envirothon at HHS

Envirothon at HHS

Mia Sparrow, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2018

Naming the three species of pine tree native to Minnesota and the criteria used to determine wetlands is routine knowledge for members of the club Envirothon.

Student Council members run for President, Vice President

Student Council members run for President, Vice President

Willow Scherwinski, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2018

A school-wide election will be taking place on April 27 to elect Student Council officials for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year. While in the past voting has taken place strictly within Student Council, this is the first year that voting will be open to the sophomore and junior classes. Students...

Entrepreneurship students at HHS offered job outside of high school

Ari Geller, Staff Reporter

April 16, 2018

At the beginning of this school year, a new class was introduced to HHS. Entrepreneurship 1. The goal of this class is to teach students at HHS how to use entrepreneurship skills, as well as learning from current Entrepreneurs brought in by Mr. Jesse Theirl, business teacher.  

An opportunity in AP Comparative Gov & Politics

An opportunity in AP Comparative Gov & Politics

Willow Scherwinski, Staff Reporter

April 13, 2018

Mr. John Unruh-Friesen, social studies, took his AP Comparative Government and Politics outside of their typical classroom setting to demonstrate the global development. “It's nice to get out of the normal everyday environment and try something new,” Katie Kadoun, senior.

AP Euro and World look to explore the world on Spring Break trip

Willow Scherwinski, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2018

In hopes of exploring new cultures and experiencing history outside of the textbook, a group of HHS AP World and Euro students embarked on a international journey.

HHS classrooms celebrate Pi Day

Sam Buttress, Staff Reporter

March 15, 2018

Wednesday, March 14 was a big day at Hopkins High School. The girls basketball team went to the state championship and students participated in a national walk-out. While all these impressive and inspiring feats of students were going on, there was another exciting event being celebrated, a tradition that goes back decades, centuries even: Pi Day.

HHS alumnus drops out of college for new chapter

HHS alumnus drops out of college for new chapter

Riley Lennon, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2018

Leaving the University of Minnesota for the last time without a diploma in his hand, Roman Moore, HHS alumnus, was ready to start new. He dropped out of college and prepared to begin a new chapter of his life.

Phantom Thread

Phantom Thread

Willow Scherwinski, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2018

I entered the AMC theater to watch Oscar nominated film Phantom Thread with the viewing expectation of a dramatic love story between a innocent young woman and a renowned dressmaker. When I walked out, that expectation had been shattered. It was replaced with an unanticipated sense of bewilderment. ...

Heart-O-Grams: 2018

Willow Scherwinski, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2018

Classrooms throughout HHS were filled with heartfelt serenades and blushing students this Valentine's Day with the beloved tradition of Heart-O-Grams taking place.

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