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Bouncing into a New Craze

Bouncing into a New Craze

Mikki Massura, Staff Writer

March 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The 2017-2018 school year has brought about many changes to Adams High School. One of the bigger more noticeable changes included a new administration, but this is not the only change people have noticed. Things like football games, exam protocols, and passing times have all been altered this year. However, these a...

The March Against Gun Violence

The March Against Gun Violence

Katie Rath, Staff Writer

March 13, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The United States has had 18 school shootings since January 1, 2018. The eighteenth, and most recent, school shooting occurred on February 14. On the same day as the march on Washington D.C., students will be taking the matter of gun violence into their own hands. The March for Our Lives school walkout is ha...

Nick Matthews: Student Spotlight

Nick Matthews: Student Spotlight

Grace Ryba, Editor In Chief

March 12, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Adams Highlanders are known to take what they learn in their everyday classroom environments to the next level, and senior Nick Matthews is no stranger to this phenomenon. It all began Matthews’ freshman year, when he was introduced to Adams DECA. It was through the business club and business classes s...

Adams Gets Cultured

Adams Gets Cultured

Isabella Martin, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

For several at Rochester Adams, Michigan has been their home since they were little. However, the following students have come from across the globe to experience American culture and the fresh new perspective of living in Michigan. Lucy van Eerde, who moved to Michigan from The Hague, Netherlands, Al...

Should America Refuge Illegal Immigrants?

Should America Refuge Illegal Immigrants?

Connor Laubach, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Undoubtedly, one of the most controversial topics of discussion in the world of politics is the debate regarding illegal immigration. Not only could conservatives and liberals throughout the country be more polarized on the topic, but the issue itself is symbolic of the terrible political divide in th...

Fashion At Adams

Fashion At Adams

Josie Wenzell, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

One of the major ways people express themselves is through the clothes they wear.   Some spend thirty minutes picking out an outfit, while others spend 30 seconds. The room for individuality in clothing is endless. Students at Adams represent this individuality and differentiation with wardrobe c...

DECA Prepares for States

DECA Prepares for States

Sophia Tecson, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Fifty-two medals were earned by Adams DECA students at the District 7 Conference on January 13. Adding to this success, 29 students from Adams qualified to attend the Michigan DECA State Career Development Conference. The state conference will take place March 9 through 11 at Cobo Center in Detroit,...

Spanish Club Participates in Pulsera Project

Spanish Club Participates in Pulsera Project

Bianca Dumitrescu, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

This is the second year that the Spanish Club has participated in The Pulsera Project. The Pulsera Project is a fundraiser selling bracelets, or “pulseras”, which are handmade by Nicaraguan and Guatemalan artisans. The Spanish Club has sold them at all three lunches from February 5 to 16. Each bra...

Student Spotlight: Dog Edition

Student Spotlight: Dog Edition

Abby Stone, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

A man’s best friend. A phrase everyone knows which is about none other than the furriest friendliest creatures on the planet: dogs. Dogs play a significant role in countless people’s lives, especially student’s here at Adams High School. From small to large, purebreds to mixes, young to old, an...

Grab a Book

Grab a Book

Lexi Borraccio, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Students at Adams create new clubs every year. With the right amount of people joining and the ambition to start something new, it can easily be done. This year Charlotte Arkwright started Adams’ first book club, and it goes along with the Battle of the Books. Arkwright has a love for reading and...

Spartan Town in Hot Water

Spartan Town in Hot Water

Madison Lucido, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The name Larry Nassar has been no stranger to the public over the past few months. The former gymnastics doctor has had 265 women come forward and claim that he sexually abused them. Since Nassar’s sentencing Monday, January 24, many have directed their attention to Michigan State University (M...

The Scandalous Suicide of Salling

The Scandalous Suicide of Salling

Elise Delikat, Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

It has recently been announced that the star of the award-winning Fox show, Glee, has recently passed. Mark Salling, who played Noah “Puck” Puckerman on the popular TV show, committed suicide at the age of 35 on January 30 after pleading guilty to possesion of child pornagraphy. Leading up to Salling’s suicide, Los Angeles Police...

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