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Facial Future

Facial Future

Amanda Mazzuchi, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

For the start of 2018, new technology is a hot topic for many aspiring inventors. From virtual reality to facial recognition, there are many predictions that say the innovations in 2018 may alter how some live everyday life. For many, this new technology only means more glitches and hacks. However, nu...

How To Be the Early Bird

How To Be the Early Bird

Abby Stone, Staff Writer

January 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Waking up in the morning: the first thing everyone accomplishes on a daily basis and sometimes the hardest thing to overcome. Getting up on the right side of the bed is an essential kickstart to a productive, feel-good day. Sadly someone cannot become a morning person with the snap of a finger. Ther...

Temperatures Dropping Like Snowflakes

Temperatures Dropping Like Snowflakes

Sophia Tecson, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

The new year brought deep freeze temperatures, which are not exactly new to Michigan. As a bomb cyclone welcomed Eastern America into 2018, Michigan felt the effect too. Although cold weather is nothing out of the ordinary for Michiganders, it has its consequences for students. Because of its sud...

What can Students do to Help?

What can Students do to Help?

Lexi Borraccio, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

With such busy schedules, most students may not be able to partake in helping the community. Small things like picking up the trash outside or recycling used bottles is easy to do. At Adams High School, students have the opportunity to join clubs that help the community, including Eco Club with Mr. Bondy,...

Brain Drain? The Academic Grind at Adams Never Stops

Brain Drain? The Academic Grind at Adams Never Stops

Josie Wenzell, Editor

January 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Powerpoints, reading, listening, lecturing. High school students perish from working long exhausting days. Some classes are more draining than others and the harder classes take a mental toll on the student’s minds. Some students are unable to enjoy extracurriculars or activities they enjoy becaus...

10 Ways to Get In the Christmas Spirit

10 Ways to Get In the Christmas Spirit

Abby Stone, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The temperature falls and lights go up, coats and boots come out from hiding, but sometimes weather change is not enough to make someone feel fully embraced with Christmas spirit. Transitioning from one holiday to the next can be tricky, but luckily there are countless activities people of all ages c...

Throwback Thursday at Rochester Adams High School

Throwback Thursday at Rochester Adams High School

Elise Delikat, Editor

December 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Since Rochester Adams High School first opened its doors in 1970, the tradition of excellence and proficiency has transcended greatly in the following years. Just this year, Adams has received countless awards like the 2017 National Blue Ribbon School, U.S. News & World Report - Best High Schools, ...

The Earth gets Heated

The Earth gets Heated

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

As hip-hop singer Nelly once said, “It’s gettin’ hot in here”. People, whether they live in the north, south, east, or west, can agree that the weather has been abnormally warm as temperatures have risen exponentially across the globe. Throughout the winter months, the ground is expected to be co...

Students Working Hard…Outside of School

Students Working Hard…Outside of School

Maddy Fluery, Editor In Chief

December 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

For high school students on the verge of becoming adults and living on their own, securing an after school or weekend job is an excellent way to learn responsibility and get prepared for the future. Although balancing school work and real work can become difficult, getting a job teaches kids the skills n...

The Menorah is Lit

The Menorah is Lit

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

For many people, Christmas is the most exciting holiday of the year. For the Jewish community on the other hand, Hanukkah is celebrated between the days of December 12th through the 20th all over the world. In Hebrew, Hanukkah refers to the idea of dedication and strength. Legend has it that during the second...

What Makes Christmas Unique?

What Makes Christmas Unique?

Lexi Borraccio, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Christmas only comes around once a year, and most people choose to make the most of every moment in this wonderful season. It’s a time for family and friends to get together and celebrate. Families celebrate Christmas in their own unique way. For Christmas this year Adams students will share their...

DIY Holiday Gifts

DIY Holiday Gifts

Josie Wenzell, Editor

November 30, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

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