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The Elgin Marbles in the British Museum.

To What Extent Should Museums Preserve History?

Delilah Dakis, Writer and Editor March 14, 2023

For over 200 years, the Greek Parthenon sculptures, also known as the Elgin Marbles, have resided in the British Museum in London, England. The Ottomans, who at a time ruled Greece, sold these artifacts...

Francesca’s advertisement for country styles.

Shop Spring Fashions at The Village of Rochester Hills

Ashley Sapardanis, Writer and Editor March 13, 2023

Spring is right around the corner and so are the latest spring fashion trends for the 2023 season. Trends range anywhere from pajamas to runway inspired looks, and every outfit in between. Whether aspiring...

MSU community at vigil, February 15, 2023.

When Will it End? MSU Mass Shooting Another Reminder of Needed Change

Delilah Dakis, Writer and Editor March 7, 2023

On February 13, 2023, students attending Michigan State University (MSU) in East Lansing, Michigan tragically fell victim to a school shooting resulting in three deaths and five severe injuries. The issue...

Screenshot of TikToker @kayleeavemealone

Are Relationships Being Defined by TikTok Trend?

Ashley Sapardanis, Writer and Editor February 28, 2023

It’s almost guaranteed that those that have TikTok, have seen the viral “Mascara Trend”. Set to the sound “Constellations” by Duster, #MascaraTrend has 167.6 million views. Users compare a significant...

The World Cup opening ceremony at Al Bayt Stadium in Qatar on November 20th.

How Qatar’s Human Rights Abuses Overshadow the World Cup

Delilah Dakis, Writer December 12, 2022

The International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) World Cup is a football competition between the national men’s teams from countries that are a part of the association. The tournament is the...

Stressed college student  for exam in classroom.

A Weary Week for the Juniors

Brooke Phillips, Writer April 22, 2022

Standardized testing, college visits, volunteering, and advanced placement classes are all experiences that make the junior year the most rigorous year of high school. During the week of April 11th, the...

Empty desks can be a common site during the school day at Adams.

Major Changes Occur at School; An Academic Pandemic

Braedon Potts, Editor March 10, 2022

As the Covid-19 pandemic settles down from its intense and frightening peak, economists predicted a “return to normal.” However, this has not been the case. Many people are not returning to work, many...

Screenshot of RoomSync lifestyle questionnaire.

Roommate Apps: To Use or Not to Use

Ally Meske, Editor-in-Chief February 8, 2022

For ages, college roommates have been assigned at random. Occasionally students were able to fill out a questionnaire about simple preferences like the level of cleanliness they tolerate, or if they are...

An abundance of attendance slips is a common sight for people passing through the main office.

Adams Attendance Policy. Is Being Present a Priority?

Megan Garnai, Editor December 15, 2021

Adams High School in Rochester Hills, Michigan adopted an Attendance Policy in 2017. However, as of this academic year, the policy was stopped during the COVID-19 pandemic. The attendance policy required...

DECA advisors Mr. LoPiccolo and Mrs. Clement.

Countless Clubs for the Adams Student Community

Theo Mckenzie, Writer December 14, 2021

Overall, school clubs are some of the most important extracurriculars for students because they can provide opportunities for kids to be a part of a social group, get some needed social-emotional support,...

The first vaccination officially approved by the government

The Covid Vaccine Strikes Controversy

Mitchell Bowery, Writer April 27, 2021

The recent push for the covid vaccine is finally available for more than half of the country. Even though the vaccine is meant to stop the COVID pandemic, many citizens in the US will not be getting the...

Adams wins the Regional championship for the second year in a row.

An Undefeated Season From the Defending State Champions

Ava Bondra, Writer April 27, 2021

Even though the setting may have been different, Rochester Adams Cheerleading remained undefeated for their 2020-2021 season. Coronavirus left a very different and difficult setting for every athlete....

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