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Cancer Survivor Gives Back

Cancer Survivor Gives Back

Jordan Revenaugh, Staff Writer

March 14, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Rochester Adams High School junior, Allie Ziniti, recently made the thoughtful and generous decision to donate 11 inches of her hair to Wigs for Kids, the very same organization from which she received a wig while undergoing chemotherapy. “I had been thinking about it for a while. I wanted to give ba...

The Fuel to the Perfect Workout

The Fuel to the Perfect Workout

Sara Harwood, Staff Writer

February 24, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

To get the best results out of your workout, here are some foods you should pick up before and after...     ...

An Essential Oils Guideboook

An Essential Oils Guideboook

Caroline Gage, Staff Writer

February 19, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Essential oils are rising in popularity as a holistic healing method. Here are the best ones and the many benefits each one reaps:     ...

Galentine’s Day Trumps Valentine’s Day

Galentine’s Day Trumps Valentine’s Day

Abby Jackson, Social Media Editor

February 12, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

“What’s Galentine’s Day, you ask? Oh, it’s only the best day of the year!”  You may recall this quote by character Leslie Knope of the popular television show, “Parks and Recreation”. Galentine’s Day is celebrated on February 13, the day before Valentine's Day. On the show, Knope tak...

FOMO is Real

FOMO is Real

Anna Twitty, Staff Writer

February 10, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

A typical day - you’re casually scrolling through Instagram or Snapchat when, suddenly, you realize, with crushing dismay, the many activities and laughs you seem to be missing out on. Apparently, your friends are having a whole lot more fun than you are!  Maybe you regret your decision to relax a...

Adams Students Prepare for Exam Week

Jordan Revenaugh, Staff Writer

January 12, 2016


Filed under Student Life

With exam week slowly creeping up, students' stress grows over the long hours they will inevitably spend studying. Here's a helpful guide on how to maximize study time to ace exam week:   ...

AHS Junior Takes on Capitol Hill

AHS Junior Takes on Capitol Hill

Jordan Revenaugh, Staff Writer

December 18, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Becoming a U.S. Senate page is a competitive, fierce battle, resulting in few victories for those who apply. Acceptance is limited, as only 30 page positions are available to serve the Senate’s 100 members.  Junior Annaclare Censoni, one of Adams’s own, is one of the few students to be accepted...

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year?

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year?

Audrey Wang, Staff Writer

December 18, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

For many students, the holiday season is filled with a contagious sense of happiness and warmth that more than earn its title as the most wonderful time of the year. With all the giving and good feelings going around, it can be easy to forget that, while many of us are sipping hot chocolate and sprea...

The Caffeine Craze

The Caffeine Craze

Jordan Revenaugh, Staff Writer

November 18, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

It’s safe to say that, for the majority of students, fatigue accompanies the school-induced early wake-ups every Monday through Friday. Many students have simply trained themselves to accept the burnout and move through the day with a cloud of exhaustion hanging over their heads. Others, however, s...

A Letter to Freshmen

A Letter to Freshmen

Anna Twitty, Staff Writer

October 15, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Dear Freshman, As a senior, I should not be sharing this information, but I've decided to ignore my better judgment and help provide you all with hints to surviving not only your freshman year, but all of high school. High school is a breeding ground for drama and confusion. Insecurity reigns supreme...

Beyond the Reflection

Beyond the Reflection

Lydia Kudret, Student Life Editor

March 16, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

When we look in the mirror, it’s hard not to focus on the imperfections.  Unfortunately, many girls spend at least an hour each day looking in the mirror, adding up to around three years at the end of their lives. This time wouldn’t necessarily be a bad thing if people spent it appreciating themselves;...

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