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  • Lady Warrior Tennis Triumphs and Trials, 2017

    Lady Warrior Tennis Triumphs and Trials, 2017

    Caitlin Yang, Staff Writer

    October 16, 2017

    The Watchung Hills Girls Tennis Team began the 2017 season with high hopes: an impressive collection of varsity starters - Tristen Chau, Brenda Peng, Elyssa Van Houtte, Sophie Weaver, Caitlin Yang, Emiline Fahmy and Ruchi Biswas - all began training for a season that would prove to be extremely successfu...

  • “Thirteen Reasons Why” Makes a Return

    “Thirteen Reasons Why” Makes a Return

    Keerthi Adusumilli, Arts and Entertainment Editor

    May 29, 2017

    Thirteen tapes. One girl. One suicide. The story of Hannah Baker first became popular in 2007, when novelist Jay Asher’s book, Thirteen Reasons Why, was published by Razorbill. The story follows the narrator, Clay Evans, as he uncovers the causes of the love of his life, Hannah Baker’s suicid...

    Justin Foley, one of Hannah's antagonizers at Liberty High.

  • A Day for the Arts

    A Day for the Arts

    Rachel Krouk, Staff Writer

    May 25, 2017

    ‘Tis the season of festivals. There’s the ever famous Coachella in California, and the disastrous Fyre Festival in the Bahamas. Locally? The Somerset County Teen Arts Festival is a gathering of many young artists and performers in a day dedicated to the showcasing of their talents. This year, the...

    Dance Ensemble students at the Somerset County Teen Arts Festival

    Ms. Carmody

  • Diversity Club Making its Mark on the World

    Diversity Club Making its Mark on the World

    Sofia Kwon, Staff Writer

    May 23, 2017

    The Diversity Club at Watchung Hills aims to create a more accepting environment and spread knowledge to others around them. As a club, they strive to raise awareness for many major social issues present around the world, such as the Syrian Refugee Crisis and Islamophobia. In addition to these major socia...

  • Dance Ensemble’s Annual Showcase Amazes Audiences

    Dance Ensemble’s Annual Showcase Amazes Audiences

    Lindsay Fogel, Student News Editor

    May 21, 2017

    As the lights in the PAC slowly dimmed, audience members immediately hushed and turned their attention to the stage as the WHRHS Dance Ensemble took their places, nervous, yet excited for their opening night to begin. After eight months of preparation, beginning with auditions in October and continuing...

    Dancers performing "Internal," choreographed by senior Jessie Gittleman

    Lindsay Fogel

  • Watchung Hills High School Adds to its Hall of Fame

    Watchung Hills High School Adds to its Hall of Fame

    Renee Cabato, Staff Writer

    May 20, 2017

    Watchung Hills has been fortunate to have numerous commendable alumni and faculty members walk its halls. On Friday, May 12, the school honored some of these alumni and faculty members with a ceremony for their induction into the Watchung Hills 2017 Hall of Fame. The school describes the purpose of the Hall...

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  • Lady Lax Salutes Seniors

    Lady Lax Salutes Seniors

    McKenna Frey, Staff Writer

    May 16, 2017

    On Thursday May 4th, the Watchung Hills Girls Lacrosse Team celebrated their seven seniors with a ceremony, decorations, and a game against New Providence. The bleachers were filled with supportive fans and the underclassman had spent time making personal posters for the seniors as well as banners that...

  • Summer Fashion at Watchung Hills

    Summer Fashion at Watchung Hills

    Felicia Laviola, Staff Writer

    May 14, 2017

    While school is finally slowing down, fashion is full speed ahead. As the weather begins to warm up, the hallways of Watchung Hills are becoming filled with sundresses and floral printed shirts. This season is even more diverse than the past summer seasons. Every season tests the societal limits put forth on fa...

    An example of hoop earrings.

  • They are Simply Just That Good

    They are Simply Just That Good

    Chase Goldstein, Staff Writer

    May 3, 2017

    Let's give a round of applause for our Teachers of the Year, Mrs. Gajewski and Ms. Kumpf! In order to be nominated for the award, students, faculty members, and community members select the teachers. The nominations are reviewed and discussed by a panel of former recipients of the Teacher of the Year...

    Teachers of the Year, Ms. Kumpf (left) and Mrs. Gajewski (middle), stand alongside Mr. Alexis

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Caitlin Yang, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017No Comments

On October 17, 2017 the Watchung Hills Warriors Girls Tennis Team hosted the finals of the NJSIAA North 2, Group 4 Sectional Championship on their home court. It was a low ...

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Caitlin Yang, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017No Comments

On October 17, 2017 the Watchung Hills Warriors Girls Tennis Team hosted the finals of the NJSIAA North 2, Group 4 Sectional Championship on their home court. It was a low ...

  • Lady Warrior Tennis Triumphs and Trials, 2017 October 16, 2017
  • Marching Warriors Off to a Great Start: First Place! October 10, 2017
  • 2017 Athlete Showcase June 6, 2017

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Manchester Concert Ends in Massacre

Ishani Shah, Staff Writer

June 14, 2017No Comments

On May 22, Ariana Grande had just wrapped up a sold out concert at Manchester Arena in Manchester, England, when a suicide bombing was carried out, killing 22 people and injuring over 64. The ages of the victims ranged from 8 to 34, most ...

Facebook’s Fight Against Fake News

Facebook’s Fight Against Fake News

January 17, 2017

Russian Doping Scandal

Russian Doping Scandal

January 15, 2017

International Day of the Girl

International Day of the Girl

December 20, 2016

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“Thirteen Reasons Why” Makes a Return

Keerthi Adusumilli, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 29, 2017No Comments

Thirteen tapes. One girl. One suicide. The story of Hannah Baker first became popular in 2007, when novelist Jay Asher’s book, Thirteen Reasons Why, was published by Razorbill. The story follow...

A Day for the Arts

A Day for the Arts

May 25, 2017

Dance Ensemble’s Annual Showcase Amazes Audiences

Dance Ensemble’s Annual Showcase Amazes Audiences

May 21, 2017

Summer Fashion at Watchung Hills

Summer Fashion at Watchung Hills

May 14, 2017

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Summer Fashion at Watchung Hills

Felicia Laviola, Staff Writer

May 14, 2017No Comments

While school is finally slowing down, fashion is full speed ahead. As the weather begins to warm up, the hallways of Watchung Hills are becoming filled with sundresses and flor...

2017’s Show-Stopping Met Gala

May 8, 2017

Beauty, Fashion, and Style: The International Beauty Show

Beauty, Fashion, and Style: The International Beauty Show

March 1, 2017

New York Fashion Week’s Striking Trends

New York Fashion Week’s Striking Trends

February 26, 2017

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