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The Rise of Ultra-Conservative Abortion laws

The Rise of Ultra-Conservative Abortion laws

Tessa Acree, Staff reporter

May 22, 2019

In the past few weeks, women’s rights have come under attack at the hands of conservative lawmakers in states like Alabama, Mississippi, and Ohio. Among the new laws passed is the so called “fetal heartbeat” law that has already been passed in four states, but is currently making its way th...

Summer birthday bummers

Caitlin Lucas, Staff Reporter

May 20, 2019

It may not seem like a big deal the the date of birthdays can largely impact a person-- or at least for me specifically. Having a summer birthday, in some ways can rock, but when your friends inevitably forget your birthday without the constant reminder in school, it kinda stinks. Sure, there are ...

One last time

One last time

Natalie Tajeddine, Staff Reporter

May 20, 2019

We all want school to be over, until that one day comes where everyone is standing in alphabetical order, wearing a cap and gown. It’s the kids you’ve watched grow up, those who have watched you grow up, and some of the people you'll never see again. You know what I’m talking about, the senio...

Go-to tips to survive stress

Go-to tips to survive stress

Grace Mercer, Staff Reporter

May 17, 2019

You will have the best times of your life, they said. It would be fun, they said. In high school, nothing is easy at first if over thought. Parents can also hover like helicopters and can be the type with the best reputation, leading their kids on the hard path. Using proven facts to make it easier will...

From straight A’s to failing

From straight A’s to failing

Erin Behrmann, Staff Reporter

May 17, 2019

Studying for exams is already stressful enough, but missing classes for exams before testing week causes more pressure on students. At PHUHS students take state exams before the designated exam week. Students miss either first to third period or fifth to seventh periods depending on when testing is. Most...

Dear College Board: Your adversity score system is broken

Madeleine Katz, Online Editor

May 17, 2019

The amount of adversity that students have experienced can’t simply be judged by their “neighborhood environment”, “family environment”, and “high school environment”. These categories can’t even begin to determine or show how much adversity a student has faced and putting students into...

Remakes of originals: are they as good?

Remakes of originals: are they as good?

Grace Mercer, Staff Reporter

April 3, 2019

Movies are started by a spark of one's imagination, and brought to life with green screens, stunts, custom designed outfits and much more. A story line can make a movie a classic and known for years on end. Alita: Battle Angel, Isn’t it Romantic, and What Men Want, are examples of movies that have co...

Discovery of the Oceans

Discovery of the Oceans

Jacob Costantino, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

Oceans and seas on Earth contain a vast majority of all living things on the planet, far more than on land. In the oceans, people can find the most beautiful animals and plants; such as the Vampire Squid or the Frilled Shark. These animals are what make the oceans so interesting and unusual. The oceans...

The political downfall of arugula

The political downfall of arugula

Delfina Caceres, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2019

Low stakes news stories and petty pugnacious politicians resulted in the downfall of an innocent green vegetable-- rocket or arugula as it’s known in your local grocery store. In 2007, when Barack Obama was just a presidential hopeful, he spoke to a group of farmers in Iowa worried about their stag...

Join FBLA for a handful of experiences

Join FBLA for a handful of experiences

Erin Behrmann, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2019

Why join FBLA? It is an opportunity to learn about competitions or presentations, make new friends, put a club on college applications, and so much more. Although there are several of clubs at PHUHS, FBLA is one that stands out more than others. It isn’t just a club where there is a meeting each month,...

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