Category: School News

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....

Letter to the Editor

By Dmitry SteesyTo the Editor: On behalf of the Hanover High School Spirit Club, I am very happy to inform you about some exciting changes as our group transitions into next year. First off,...

Outing Club at HHS

By Natalie Copeland  Mt. Cardigan trip. Photo courtesy of Jonathan Gougelet Do you find yourself bored watching TV on the weekends? Or wondering how you’re going to fill your time this summer, while you’re...