Category: School News

The Wrath of Irene

by Carl Tischbein As I drove up Route 14 through Hartford, the urban areas of White River Junction slowly faded away into a depressing sight. As the road wrapped around the frequent bends in...

Running Home to the Circus

By Sonya Gurwitt It was raining as my brother Sam and I got out of the car in front of the old barn in Greensboro, VT. We carried our suitcases down the hill to...

Unicef Meets Leader

By Emma Burnham Every day, 22,000 children around the world die of preventable causes, said Kul Gautam, former deputy executive director of Unicef (the United Nations Children’s Fund), who was in town on September...

Boys Nation

By James Wolfe James Harvard, a Council member at Hanover High, attended the American Legion Boys Nation program in Washington, D.C. this summer. We interviewed him about his experiences. Boys State, a state government...

Journalism and Free Spirit

By Rachel Margolis On July 9, 51 high school students gathered at the Newseum, the acclaimed media museum in Washington, D.C., to officially begin the Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference. “This is...

Council Update

By Gabe Brison-Trezise I am glad to report that Council’s first few meetings of the year were engaging and productive. Although the school year is still less than a month old, Council has already...

Rainbow Alliance: The Year in Review

Several members of the Rainbow Alliance By Alyssa Kittredge Inspired by Lady Gaga, an HHS student spoke out for LGBTQ kids with the statement, “I speak out because baby, you were born this way.”...

A Senior Reflection

Abidjan Walker By Abidjan Walker When you graduate, people ask you multiple questions about your past experiences. What was your favorite experience? What would you have changed? Any advice for the future students? When...

Council Interview – Present and Future

Jake Kornfeld, Jennie Frishtick and Carl Tischbein lead a Council meeting. By Anne Thompson  Leo Tolstoy, Russian novelist of unparalleled acclaim, is one of the earliest great thinkers accredited with a theory of democratic education....