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Current writers participating in the strike.

Writers Strike Halts Television Productions

Holden Popoff, Writer June 6, 2023

Tensions are rising in California, as writers all across Los Angeles begin to strike. Members of The Writers Guild of America, a union that represents a couple thousands of writers for television and movies,...

A log cart flies down the 52-foot drop on Splash Mountain.

Splash Mountain Closes For Good

Bianca Staley, Writer May 30, 2023

In late 2024, Walt Disney World and Disneyland will be releasing its newest attraction, Tiana’s Bayou Adventure. The ride will be based on the 2009 movie, The Princess and the Frog, along with all of...

The Disco Ball that is shined on during the Bows at the end of Mamma Mia!

Behind The Scenes: Diving Into the Mamma Mia! Production

Emma Townsend, Writer May 23, 2023

The Production of Mamma Mia!, performed by the Rochester Adams Theater Club, just finished at Adams High School, the show lasted from April 13-16th. The actors and technicians have been practicing since...

The king, queen, and rest of the royal family enjoy the flyover without Prince Harry in presence.

Charles lll and Camilla Parker Bowles Crowned The New Reigning Royals

May 23, 2023

On May 6, 2023, Charles (lll) Mountbatten-Windsor was crowned King of the United Kingdom at London’s Westminster Abbey. Shortly after the death of Queen Elizabeth ll in September 2022, her son Charles...

The many looks worn to the Met Gala in honor of Karl Lagerfeld.

Is High Fashion Overrated?

Chiara Palomera, Writer May 23, 2023

Just last week, “A-list” celebrities and influencers walked through the most awaited red carpet of the year, The Met Gala, an annual charity ball—held by Vogue’s Anna Wintour—that raises money...

A familiar website opening screen for many students

AI Use: Detrimental or Beneficial?

Emma Wittkopp, Writer May 23, 2023

Chat GPT, an extremely advanced public and controversial Artificial Intelligence (AI) system, became available with mixed emotions from users in November of 2022. Ever since, this system has become increasingly...

Class of 2023 Spring Signing

Class of 2023 Spring Signing

Sophia Nguyen, Writer May 22, 2023

Rochester Adams High School hosted a spring signing event for the class of 2023 for students continuing their athletic career at the collegiate level. By signing, the Rochester Adams students agreed not...

Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel at the My AI launch.

Snapchat’s Launch of “My AI”

Anna Puertas, Writer and Editor May 10, 2023

On April 23, 2023, Snapchat officially launched its AI chatbot to all users. The feature is powered by OpenAI's GPT technology. Whether they are in need of advice or a person to talk to, users are able...

Unveiling the Enigma of Ramadan: Encouraging Empathy and Embracing Diversity in Schools

Unveiling the Enigma of Ramadan: Encouraging Empathy and Embracing Diversity in Schools

Yser Alsaedi, Writer and Editor May 10, 2023

Ramadan, a time of spiritual transcendence and solemn devotion for Muslims, is often submerged in misconceptions that can lead to confusion and insensitivity to those observing it. As Muslim students navigate...

Protesters outside of the White House protesting against The Willow Project.
(Photo Credit: Bryan Olin Dozier)

The Willow Project: Animals vs. Economy

Saudah Amatullah, Writer May 5, 2023

Economy versus nature has always been an American conflict. This is especially true for communities suffering economically and lacking job security. Conflict arises when a person is guaranteed by a politician...

Varsity girls lacrosse after winning the Cass Tech game. (Photo Credits: Jen Damman).

Adams Girls Lacrosse Making History and Breaking Records

Sophia Gale, Editor May 4, 2023

On a night of ice cold temperatures and freezing rain, the Rochester Adams Varsity Girls’ Lacrosse team faced off against Cass Tech High. On Friday, April 28th, Adams dominated the game, winning 17-7,...

The Adams Student Councils at a leadership convention in Grand Rapids. (Photo Credits: Adams Student Council)

It’s back: Mr. Highlander comes back to Adams High School for the class of 2023

Nikki Levine May 2, 2023

Mr. Highlander, an Adams tradition, makes a comeback for the 2023 senior class, becoming a favorite activity for many seniors as the school year comes to an end. The pageant features 15 senior boys competing...

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