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Alum Javier Vargas: United States Army

Stephanie Doot, Photo by: Kimberly Hertz

October 23, 2012

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                        Javier Vargas, an HHS 2012 graduate, recently completed training for the United States Army Reserve. Vargas’ Military Operational Specialty is a 92F, which is a Petroleum Supply Speciali...

Alum Nicholas Schroter: Law Clerk

William Brown, Staff Writer/Editor-in-Chief

May 24, 2012

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Nick Schroter, (2004) has left HHS to become a law clerk to Bruno Mongiardo, Judge of the Superior Court in Passaic County.  His hard work and dedication in high school was a reason for being as successful as he is today.  “As his clerk, I am responsib...

Alum Olivia Gagliardi: Making a Difference

Samantha Contrini, Staff Writer/Web Publisher

May 24, 2012

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Olivia Gagliardi, (2010) who is currently studying Conservation Biology at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, recently visited Africa to help with ongoing research on big cats in Kruge...

Alum Timothy Meehan: From HHS to Radiology

Mahin Chowdhury, Staff Writer

May 23, 2012

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As a proud graduate of Hawthorne High School class of 2002, Timothy Meehan has gone on to a promising future. Out of high school, Meehan attended Stevens Institute of Technology, a prestigious college in New Jersey, to acquire his master’s degree in business management. Aft...

Alum Bill Hook: Living His Dream

Michael Patullo, Staff Writer

May 22, 2012

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Most people can only dream they will be able to do what they love every single day, but for 2003 HHS alumnus, Bill Hook, this dream is a reality. Hook is responsible for managing the golf operation at Knickerbocker Country Club, ...

Alum Vishal Desai: Future Interventional Radiologist

Sabrina Mohsin, Staff Writer

May 21, 2012

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HHS alum Vishal Desai (2005) has accomplished a lot in his life and appreciates HHS for giving him many memorable moments. Desai graduated from Lehigh University in 2008 with a major in pre-medicine. This May he graduated from...

Alum Alyson Flaker: Registered Dietitian

Stephanie Doot, Staff Writer

May 20, 2012

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Hawthorne High School’s 2006 valedictorian, Alyson Flaker graduated from Cornell University in May of 2010.  While at Cornell, Flaker majored in Nutritional Sciences with a concentration in Dietetics.  After attending Cornell, ...

Alum Jerry Pecoraro: A “30 Under 30” CPA

Patrick Furrey, Staff Writer

May 7, 2012

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Jerry Pecoraro (2006) is an accomplished individual. Upon leaving HHS, Pecoraro received acknowledgment of his hard work through several scholarships: Edward J. Bloustein Award – New Jersey Distinguished Scholar John Philip Sousa Band Awar...

Alum Eileen Deming: Critical Care Nurse

Melissa Miller, Staff Writer

May 7, 2012

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Eileen Deming graduated HHS in 2005 and went to the University of Scranton to major in Nursing. She graduated Scranton in May of 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).  She currently works as a Critical Care Nurse at Columb...

Alum Brooke Schuldt Returns to HHS

William Brown, Staff Writer/Editor-in-Chief

May 4, 2012

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Brooke Schuldt (2010), who is the entertainment editor for The Beacon (the student-run newspaper at William Paterson University), visited Theresa DiGeronimo’s journalism class to give students tips on journalism in the real world. Schuldt also shared her ...

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