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YAG shines at conference

Hi's Eye Staff

April 27, 2018

Filed under Hi's Eye, News

WHS Youth and Government delegates dazzled at the 2018 Youth and Government Conference on April 13-15 at the Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott Hotel. The YMCA-sponsored conference served as a mock state legislature, ...

Self-endangered by phone

Bridget Hyland and Nathalie Tucker

April 27, 2018

Filed under Hi's Eye, News, Showcase

What might be the biggest danger to our generation is disguised as a blessing that fits into our pockets. Generation Z is the first generation that has grown up with smartphones, accustomed to the ability to access everyone and...

IQ test: Are we smarter?

Greta Frontero

April 27, 2018

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In the late 20th century, a psychologist named James R. Flynn conducted research showing that humans were steadily becoming smarter. His research, now known as the “Flynn effect,” shows that if an American today took an IQ ...

GLI panel addresses women in politics

Chelsea Frisch, R1 Op-Ed Editor

March 2, 2018

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“Sexism is alive and well,” said Lisa Mandel-blatt, a former candidate for New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District.  When she decided to run for Congress, Mandel-blatt was given a lecture about how hard it would be, and w...

PARCC it: The test is back

Lindsay Freidenrich, Business Manager/ R3 News Editor

March 2, 2018

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This year, WHS will be taking a new approach to the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, otherwise known as the PARCC test. New policies regarding scheduling as well as student participation in the test h...

Fitting the mold: Photo editing takes over WHS

Sarah Fox and Bridget Hyland

March 1, 2018

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Shrink the waist. Erase the acne. Whiten the teeth. Shape the arms. Welcome to the age of DIY photo editing. In this technologically-advanced, social media-driven society, every picture is a good picture with countless phot...

“We usually don’t get a lot of fans”

Nathalie Tucker, R3 Features Editor

February 12, 2018

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It’s a Monday afternoon and the WHS girls basketball team, led by senior Molly Ryan, has just beaten one of its biggest rivals, Cranford. Yet, even though this is one of the most important games of the season, the stands are...

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