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Leaders for Change Conquers Social Issues

Leaders for Change Conquers Social Issues

Samantha Moilanen, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Raising awareness on social issues prevalent in today’s society and the opportunity to make a difference is what prompted sophomore Madison Butchko to create her new club at Adams, Leaders for Change. Leaders for Change promotes spreading social awareness and helping out in the community. Members of the c...

The Need for Sleep

The Need for Sleep

Mira Patel, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Sleep is food for the brain. About 87% of American high school students are chronically sleep-deprived, according to a 2006 survey from the National Sleep Foundation. Teenagers are recommended nine hours of sleep each night. The National Institutes of Health found that only nine percent of high school s...

Student Spotlight: Hala Khasawneh

Student Spotlight: Hala Khasawneh

Josie Wenzell, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Hala Khasawneh, a junior at Rochester Adams High School, is doing great things to better herself and the community. Khasawneh is vice President of the Young Feminists’ Council and is a member of the National Honors Society. Even with a hectic schedule, she still brings her “A” game. Khasawneh answers som...

Spring Break Dos and Don’ts

Spring Break Dos and Don’ts

Abby Stone, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Booking flights, finding the best resort, calling in reservations, soaking up all the sun possible, and capturing an Insta-worthy picture; spring break is obviously hectic to navigate. All of the planning that is needed when going on a trip makes vacation seem more like work. For people who tend to ge...

Adams Athletes Bring Pride on Signing Day

Adams Athletes Bring Pride on Signing Day

Nathan Feidner, Staff Writer

March 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Many proud moments occurred at Rochester Adams High School when on National Signing Day six students made their decision about where to play college sports. Among the students who signed the morning of Wednesday, February 7, was Vincent Gray, who is going to play football for The University of Mich...

The Baseball Season Hits Off

The Baseball Season Hits Off

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

As the weather starts to warm up, baseball season is hitting off for the Adams boys. With the conclusion of tryouts, the boys are getting ready to start an unforgettable season. There is just one problem, the baseball field will not be ready for this season. The field is an expensive project costing less to...

The Backstabbing Bachelor

The Backstabbing Bachelor

Abby Stone, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

“This will be the most dramatic moment in bachelor history,” said the well-known host of The Bachelor, Chris Harrison. Chris Harrison is guilty of using this classic line during almost every season of the show, but little did viewers know that this season was no exaggeration. The Bachelor is a h...

The Perfect Bracket

The Perfect Bracket

Nathan Feidner, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

During the NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) basketball tournament, AKA March Madness, people wonder if it is possible to get a perfect bracket. Statistically speaking, the odds of creative a perfect bracket are about one in 9.2 quintillion. This means that you have a better chance of...

Making a Splash at States

Making a Splash at States

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday March 9, the Adams Boys Swim Team proceeded to states at Oakland University led by coaches Tim Hickey and Steve Larson. After winning league championships, the boys were more excited than ever to go into states. The boys continued to practice for what they hoped would be an amazing last ...

Adams Ski Team Slides into States

Adams Ski Team Slides into States

Luke Hannenberg, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This year the Rochester Adams ski team is one of the most underrated sports teams around. While sports like football and basketball are the top priorities of most sports fans, the ski team hides in the shadows unseen by a majority of the student body. However, both the girls and boys ski teams moved mountains at their regional meet with both teams coming i...

Cheering On Charity Week

Cheering On Charity Week

Elise Delikat, Editor

March 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On January 4, a terrible accident took place on Tienken Road outside of Rochester Adams High School. Oakland County’s Deputy David Hack, age 50, was hit by a Oakland University student and rushed to the emergency room. He was diagnosed with severe head injuries and several broken bones. In the weeks fo...

Turn That Frown Upside Down

Turn That Frown Upside Down

Jalil Mims, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Ever wake up in the morning from a good night sleep and just think, "Why am I awake?". Whether it is on the way to school or work, the same thought pops up, "Man, I should have called in dead." But, that is life. Life is like Michigan’s weather; most of the time it is cold and sad, and only a ...

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