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Feminists Make an Appearance in Rochester

Feminists Make an Appearance in Rochester

Josie Wenzell, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

For centuries women have been fighting for basic rights. In early America, women had little-to-no say in political matters, or anything white men considered “complex.” Today, the unity of female empowerment is stronger than ever. Rochester Adams junior Grace Haubert channeled her passion for femal...

Step Up the Spirit

Step Up the Spirit

Abby Stone, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Dress and suit shopping, picture locations, dinner reservations, after parties, proposals, and constructing the perfect spirit week outfits. All of these on top of more “to-do’s” can be a bit overwhelming for the typical student at Adams. Between school, work, sports, and planning, there is little t...

Adams Graduates 414 Seniors

Adams Graduates 414 Seniors

Sophie Williams, Staff Writer

June 14, 2017


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The summer sun is shining bright as the school year gently concludes. The graduating class of 2017 left the premises on May 23, and Adams feels strangely empty and awkwardly dull. On June 7, 414 Adams seniors walked the stage at the O’Rena. Forty- two students graduated as  “Scholars of Highest Dis...

2017 Mr. Highland “Mangent” Contestants

2017 Mr. Highland “Mangent” Contestants

Anna Abouzeid, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017


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Drum roll please...Rochester Adams High School will be hosting their very own male beauty pageant, “Mr. Highlander”. A special group of senior men, chosen by the student body, will perform their special talents on Thursday, April 13 at 7 p.m.  in the Adams High School’s auditorium. Tickets ...

Adams Students Experience Real-World Politics

Adams Students Experience Real-World Politics

Grace Ryba, Staff Writer

March 23, 2017


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Adams High School’s Youth-in-Government program (YIG) recently joined a total of 1,600 high school students at an exciting opportunity-filled conference at the State Capitol. At this conference, students looking to pursue future roles in government, such as lobbyists and legislators, had the chance...

The Rumored Fate of the iPhone 8

The Rumored Fate of the iPhone 8

Maddy Fleury, Staff Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

It does not come as a surprise that Apple is coming out with a newer and better version of the iPhone….yet again. Constantly innovating, this company has been creating new, high-tech products for decades. In 1976, the creation of the advanced Apple computer set the stage for today’s mind blowing devi...

Can Downcast Music Cure a Case of the Blues?

Can Downcast Music Cure a Case of the Blues?

Colin Gill, Staff Writer

February 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Music has a special power over humans. It can energize, motivate, and affect people-all through raw expression. While emotional music can make listeners feel a given emotion, does that mean sad music can also cause people to feel sad? Some say that listening to the Blues can cure a case of the blues, a...

Songs to Bring Athletes Closer to Winning

Songs to Bring Athletes Closer to Winning

Maddy Fleury, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017


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At schools as highly praised as Rochester Adams, is is not uncommon for students to be involved in sports which require focus and hardwork. For young athletes, it is incredibly important to stay driven and inspired- not just physically, but mentally as well. According to The Health Sciences Academy, li...

Making the Most of the Cold Weather

Making the Most of the Cold Weather

Maddy Fleury, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

As all Michiganders know, the weather during the winter months is, for the most part, cold and miserable. Although most students may feel a desire to curl up inside and do nothing outside of school and work, it is important to make time for fun seasonal activities that are sure to lift teenagers’ s...

Valentine’s Day On A Budget

Valentine’s Day On A Budget

Anna Abouzeid, Staff Writer

February 11, 2017


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Roses are red, violets are blue, sugar is sweet, what is there to do? Many couples prepare the ‘perfect’ romantic date.  Many madly in love individuals scatter the country, frantically brainstorming ideas for an extravagant night out, yet somehow manage to come up with absolutely nothing. Ye...

Affordable Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Affordable Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Grace Ryba, Staff Writer

February 10, 2017


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Skating into Stardom

Skating into Stardom

Lauren Dedvukaj, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Ice skating is one of those skills people admire, but tend not to attempt outside a low-key free skate session with friends. Perhaps this is because ice skaters engage in complicated performance pieces while wearing sharp blades on their feet or because ice skating is not a high profile sport. Abbey...

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