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College: What Should You Look For?

Melissa Miller, Staff Writer

April 30, 2012

Filed under Feature Stories

The end of April is usually a stressful time for seniors all over the country. It is the time when they finally have to narrow down their number one choice for college. May 1 is National College Enrollment Deposit Day and is a...

Stressed Students

Jessica Terrizzi, Staff Writer

April 29, 2012

Filed under Feature Stories

Have you ever thought about a school assignment that has to be done and your stomach suddenly tightens up? How about when you realize that project that you’ve been putting off for so long is due the next day? That nervous, ...

Dedicated Students Decide the Destiny of $671

William Brown, Staff Writer/Editor-in-Chief

April 27, 2012

Filed under HHS News

Theresa DiGeronimo, an English III and Journalism teacher at Hawthorne High School, held a courtroom debate in her first period English class to discuss the destiny of $671 raised in 2011 for “Pennies for Peace.” The courtroom...

Victor Cruz helps in HHS Blood Drive

Jessica Terrizzi, Staff Writer

April 27, 2012

Filed under HHS News

In March, the HHS Student Council held a blood drive at Hawthorne High School. Victor Cruz was asked to donate a box of Giants tee-shirts to help motivate students to participate in the blood drive. The blood drive was a success an...

Alum Ryan Peene: From Public School to Public Affairs

Olivia Meier, Staff Writer

April 27, 2012

Filed under Alumni Spotlight

Ryan Peene, a 2001 Hawthorne High School graduate, attended Rutgers University in New Brunswick and graduated in 2005. He majored in Political Science at the Eagleton Institute of Politics. After Rutgers, Peene went on to gradua...

Alum Giancarlo DiLonardo: A Young Man with a Bright Future

Brittaney Marsico, Staff Writer

April 26, 2012

Filed under Alumni Spotlight

HHS graduate Giancarlo DiLonardo (2008) will be graduating in May from King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. DiLonardo will graduate with three majors: Political Science, History, and Sociology. This is amazing, especially cons...

Bullying: Not Like it Used to Be

Jessica Terrizzi, Staff Writer

April 26, 2012

Filed under Feature Stories

When people think of bullying, the first image that usually comes to mind is an intimidating guy threatening a “loser” and asking for his lunch money. In the modern days, however, bullying is not this straightforward; it ha...

Cel-Earth-Bration: Taking Steps to Help the Community

Olivia Meier, Staff Writer

April 25, 2012

Filed under Community News

The 20th annual Cel-Earth-Bration, presented by the Hawthorne Environmental Commission, was held on April 21 at Hawthorne High School. The center of this event was in the cafeteria. Tables were set up with arts and crafts for ...

Prom 2012

Stephanie Doot, Staff Writer

April 25, 2012

Filed under HHS News

The Hawthorne High School senior class of 2012 will be having their Senior Prom on Friday, June 1, 2012 from 6-11 p.m., at the Atrium Country Club, to commemorate their hard work and time spent at HHS. Tickets are $90. The...

World Renowned Chemist Comes to Paul’s Volvo

Michael Padilla, Staff Writer/Editor-in-Chief

April 25, 2012

Filed under Community News

Chemist and co-inventor of the three-way catalytic converter and National Medal of Honor recipient, John Mooney, will participate in a 30-minute radio interview, recorded in the showroom of Paul’s Volvo on Saturday April 28...

Colleen DiGeronimo: Designed to Succeed

Adam Kahn, Staff Writer

April 24, 2012

Filed under Alumni Spotlight

Colleen DiGeronimo, a Hawthorne High School alumnae, graduated in 2005. She went on to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art/Graphic design from Marymount Manhattan College in New York City in 2008. She then took additional design classes at New York University (N...

Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop

Olivia Meier, Staff Writer

April 23, 2012

Filed under Community News

The Hawthorne Green Team will be holding a Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop on Saturday, May 5 from 11 to 1 p.m. at the Hawthorne Library. Registration must take place by April 28. The fee is $38 per barrel. For registration,...

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