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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...

Golden Globes: Time’s Up

Noelle Mesbah, Web Editor

January 12, 2018

Filed under Iris, Multimedia, Podcasts

All eyes were on the celebrities walking the red carpet at the Golden Globes on Sunday, not simply to see what designers they were wearing or their chosen makeup for the night, but also the color of their ensemble. Stemming fro...

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 ...

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...

League not done Justice

Joe Lotano, R1 Sports Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Reviews

From comic books to cinemas, Marvel has revolutionized the movie industry and has produced record-breaking films for nearly 10 years. The most recent, Thor: Ragnarok, incorporates action-packed fight scenes with clever humor ...

Indian food spicing up Westfield

Olivia Milford and Jordan Sacher

December 1, 2017

Filed under Reviews

Are you looking to spice up your life a little? Head to the new Indian restaurant, Spice Bazaar, on Quimby Street in downtown Westfield. ​This restaurant has a large menu filled with many traditional Indian dishes, such as chick...

Hi’s Eye Staff Holiday Playlist

Noelle Mesbah, Web Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Iris, Multimedia, Playlists, 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 ...

Winter Holiday Crafts

Winter Holiday Crafts

December 1, 2017

A concert-goer’s conflict: Is General Admission worth it?

Matt Meusel, R1 Features Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Commentary

​Sweating. Dehydrated. Feet aching. Sounds terrible, right? Some people would call this a good time—a great time. Especially if they’re at a concert. ​ These are just some of the things that come with a General Admiss...