Category: Council

The Too-Long Tale of Freshmen Off Campus

When Anna and I came to HHS our freshman year, there was much discussion on whether or not freshmen should have off campus privileges. Many freshmen running for Council, including both of us, promised...

Does Council Really Do Anything?

“Council doesn’t do anything.” It’s something that every Council member will hear first-hand from their peers. Is this sentiment due to a lack of communication between the student body and Council, or does it...

Reflections from the Council Executive

First and foremost I believe that Council is a learning laboratory for civic engagement. I think it works as a learning laboratory specifically because of the processes that are in place. This process depends...

The Marauder Walks the Plank

In September of last year, senior representatives Julia Cook and Reilly Uiterwyk brought the rather controversial motion of changing the mascot to Council. Heated discussions within Council began, which rippled into school-wide discussions. However,...

Council Report (10/21/20)

On October 21st, in one of its strongest showings in recent memory, Council passed a bylaw revision and failed two others. After reports, Council moved into a discussion of the Online Only Council Student...