A MATTER OF COMMUNITY

A MATTER OF COMMUNITY

Kaitlin Maloney, Editor
March 31, 2014 •
Filed under A Matter of Community, Harbinger: Online @ Redline

Inside the halls of Manchester High School, which serves roughly 1,700 pupils and is located in a medium-sized central Connecticut town ten miles from Hartford, students who speak different... Read more »

The Future Of Manchester’s Public Schools

The Future Of Manchester’s Public Schools

Nurun Nahar
March 31, 2014 •
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he renovation and reopening of the Elizabeth M. Bennet sixth-grade academy in the fall of 2008 proved to be a turning point in the Manchester education system. The academy began providing students with a different environment, filled with endless opportunities. The Manchester Board of Education... Read more »

“33 Years Strong…”

“33 Years Strong…”

Sean Keller and Meredith Gauruder
March 31, 2014 •
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Many great teachers have molded the futures of students at MHS. They not only teach kids the curriculum in new and exciting ways, but they take it even further by inspiring students to try new things. A certain teacher at MHS has made quite an impression on many students, as well as other faculty... Read more »

“Let Me Check My Schedule…”

“Let Me Check My Schedule…”

Andrew Hurd
March 31, 2014 •
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Change is something that humans go through everyday. Change is also something that many love complaining about, whether it be the changing of president every four years or even something as simple as an update on the Twitter setup. Many will always see some sort of flaw. Not too long ago, Manchester... Read more »

Technology Update

Technology Update

Savanna Smith
March 31, 2014 •
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Recent robot movies such as Robocop, Her, Elysium, Iron Man 3, Oblivion, and Transformers 4 provide advanced creations of robots through animation and effects, but where is society actually in terms of “robots?” Here in the MHS community, students assemble their very own robots, which are... Read more »

The Not-So-Sweet Truth About Sugar

The Not-So-Sweet Truth About Sugar

Alex Reale
March 31, 2014 •
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We hear it all the time: Americans love to eat and often we eat too much. But it’s often said that people tend to brush it off and studies show that it may be killing the population. Americans have been warned about fats for a long time, and many people know to avoid them. However, the medical... Read more »

Top Of Their Game

Top Of Their Game

Nathan Sullivan
March 31, 2014 •
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Every year, one male and one female from each high school are recognized by the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) as a CIAC Scholar-Athletes. Manchester High School’s Peter Godwin and Sarah Robbins will be recognized this year for their athletic and academic accomplishments.... Read more »

365 Days In-Between

365 Days In-Between

Chris Philopena
March 31, 2014 •
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It’s a new concept, and like many new concepts it originated in Europe and is probably going to make your parents very angry. The concept is, of course, a gap year. Let’s face it, life in America has been sequential for as long as any living person can remember. You go from your education... Read more »

The Academies Are Coming

The Academies Are Coming

Lydia Brewer and Josh Carter
March 31, 2014 •
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The 2014-2015 school year will bring many changes to Manchester High School. In addition to a new principal, six new academies will be introduced to MHS’ evolving curriculum. Medical Careers Academy The academies will be available to current freshmen and sophomores. Next... Read more »

Expecting Emily

Expecting Emily

Sarah McKay
February 28, 2014 •
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Sex is a subject that makes us squirm, fidget and blush when adults try to talk to us about it. Let’s not even start on the times when steamy scenes have come up while watching TV with our parents!Now that we’re on the topic, what do most shows directed at teens have in common these days?... Read more »