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It

Matt Meusel, R1 Features Editor

January 12, 2018

Filed under Iris, Reviews

Stephen King is the gift that keeps on giving. And It, directed by Andy Muschietti, is no exception to this rule. The clown Pennywise (played by Bill Skarsgård) is as terrifying as any villain in horror film hi...

Eve’s selections for this year’s Academy Awards

Eve Crandall, Iris Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2018

Filed under Iris, Reviews

Best Picture Call Me by Your Name Dunkirk Get Out Lady Bird The Big Sick The Shape of Water Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Best Actress Sally Hawkins - The Shape of Water Frances McDormand - Three Billboards ...

Lady Bird

Eve Crandall, Iris Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2018

Filed under Iris, Reviews

      In the opening scene of Lady Bird, the titular protagonist, played by Saoirse Ronan, tells her mother she wishes she “could live through something.” Although this line exasperates her mother, I understand what she me...

Wonder

January 12, 2018

Filed under Iris, Reviews

by Sara Isser​Based off of the New York Times bestseller by R.J. Palacio, Wonder (directed by Stephen Chbosky) tells the story of Auggie Pullman (played by Jacob Tremblay), a fifth-grade boy who was born with facial defor...

Quick Chocolate Delights

Chelsea Frisch and Madison Pena

January 12, 2018

Filed under Iris, Multimedia, Videos

Are you ever craving a sweet, baked treat, but you do not have the time to make one? Well, Hi’s Eye will show you three easy recipes for making a chocolate cake in a mug in less than 10 minutes! ...

iPhone X: Is it worth it?

Peter Ghaly, R2 Sports & News Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Iris News

​On Sept. 12, Apple announced its most significant smartphone to date when it unveiled the iPhone X. Pronounced “iPhone 10,” the device is hailed by Apple as the crown jewel of its smartphone line. Of course, the price tag associated with this new super-device ...

Netflix fans lament losses

Stewie Pollock​, Iris News/Features Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Iris News

​Over the past few years, WHS students have been fortunate enough to access some of TV’s greatest shows through Netflix. However, certain prominent shows, most notably How I Met Your Mother and It’s Always Sunny in Phil...

Can we separate art from artist?

Greta Frontero, R2 Editor-in-Chief

December 1, 2017

Filed under Commentary

In recent weeks, Hollywood has become the hub of intense national controversy. It’s not a movie or a financial scandal that has the nation talking, but rather the ever-growing list of sexual harassment accusations targeting ...

Hi’s Eye Staff Holiday Playlist

Noelle Mesbah, Web Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Iris, Multimedia, Web

        ​’Tis the season for festivities and cheer, and the Hi’s Eye staff is back with another playlist to help you get into the holiday spirit! Your favorite staffers picked their favorite winter tunes and have put them ...

Wonder-ous film brings beloved book to screen

Olivia Morrison

December 1, 2017

Filed under Iris, Reviews

In the five years since R.J. Palacio’s award-winning novel Wonder was published, it has sold millions of copies and has been a constant at the top of bestseller lists. Wonder has also become a staple in book clubs around the...

Winter Holiday Crafts

Winter Holiday Crafts

December 1, 2017