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Portraits and sculptures meet Learning Community 9A curriculum

Portraits and sculptures meet Learning Community 9A curriculum

Lara Janosz, Guest Writer

February 14, 2017


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At the beginning of February, the freshman class of Learning Community (LC) 9A expanded their classrooms all the way down to the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). “(At the) end of last semester, we ended with the Renaissance in World History. It was perfect because the DIA has Greek and Roman art...

Four Students Receive Perfect Scores on ACT

Four Students Receive Perfect Scores on ACT

Jessica Kim, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


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With the release of the ACT score reports two weeks after the actual exam, four students received a composite score of 36, the highest mark that can be given. “I was really happy,” said Emily Wang, a junior who took it for the second time in September of 2016. “My mom texted me while I was at sc...

BHHS hosts Broadway Review Fundraiser

BHHS hosts Broadway Review Fundraiser

Riya Doshi, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


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Freshman Efiyenia Stavropoulos and sophomore Emily Williams adjust their makeup before the show. The cast starts off the show with a performance of “Circle of Life” from The Lion King, starting the number within the audience and finishing onstage. Sophomore Vikram Lakshmanan and his dance comp...

Mr. Drogosch nominated for Oakland County High School Teacher of the Year

Mr. Drogosch nominated for Oakland County High School Teacher of the Year

C.J. Drogosch, Section Editor

February 11, 2017


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 On February 10, 2017, Chris Drogosch, a math teacher here at Bloomfield Hills High School, freshmen advisory teacher, and father of senior student C.J. Drogosch, found out that he was nominated for Oakland County High School Teacher of the Year. Students and staff gathered in front of his A100 learning commun...

BHHS BSA prepares for Annual Talent Show

BHHS BSA prepares for Annual Talent Show

Evan Stern, Section Editor

February 10, 2017


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The BHHS Black Student Alliance (BSA) is preparing for their annual student-produced Talent Show. “This year, students will be showcasing their talent, a variety of talent. This year, the theme is celebrating African American contributions through the decades. We’re focusing on [different] dec...

BHSD hit by “sophisticated” phishing attack

BHSD hit by “sophisticated” phishing attack

Evan Stern, Section Editor

February 10, 2017


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As students returned from Winter Break to school, phishers allegedly hit BHSD with a “sophisticated” phishing attack, according to a pertinent notice from the district. “We have recently become the victim of a sophisticated phishing attack,” BHSD Director of Communications and Community Relati...

BHHS open to community members during Bloomfield Township’s Annual Open House

BHHS open to community members during Bloomfield Township’s Annual Open House

Evan Stern, Section Editor

February 10, 2017


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The new Bloomfield Hills High School building was open to the public for tours during Bloomfield Township’s annual Open House this year. “This was the first time we partnered with Bloomfield Township on this event, and it was an honor to be a part of it,” BHS Director of Communications and Communi...

Knowledge Market takes new purpose

Knowledge Market takes new purpose

Jillian Abbo, Staff Writer

February 10, 2017


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After a year, BHHS administration and design consultants knew they had to make a decision. “When you build a new building, you’re never sure how things are going to operate,” said Principal Charlie Hollerith. “The Knowledge Market design concept was a new one and we knew we wanted it to be an ...

Lahser alum receives death threats

Lahser alum receives death threats

Michael-Armen Kadian, Staff Writer

February 10, 2017


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Lahser alumnus Michael Banerian, one of Michigan's sixteen presidential electors, has been overwhelmed by death threats urging him to not vote for President Elect Donald Trump. “I have been inundated with hundreds and hundreds of emails, Facebook messages, and letters to my house. I have been get...

Model United Nations ranked nationally

Model United Nations ranked nationally

Julia Eisenshtadt, Managing Editor

February 8, 2017


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The BHHS Model UN Team is ranked among the best in the nation. “There’s a website called bestdelegate.com and it looks at the success of schools and teams across the country,” said Model UN coach Matthew MacLeod. “Because of our success at Michigan State, we were recognized, along with one o...

National Honor Society organizes charity Color Run

National Honor Society organizes charity Color Run

Hira Ali, Staff Writer

February 6, 2017


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As families and friends gathered, the height of her excitement rose quickly. “I was very excited because it looked like people were having fun,” said NHS Vice President Nadine Kridli of the event she organized in honor of her little sister who has a rare disease. “I try to do different fundraisers to raise money and awareness for the A-T children’s project which funds re...

Hawkeye staff members win awards at MIPA 2016

Hawkeye staff members win awards at MIPA 2016

Jack Silberman, Editor-in-Chief

February 6, 2017


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The Hawkeye got on the board not once, but twice at the 2016 MIPA Summer Journalism Workshop awards ceremony. Anish Tamhaney and Jessica Kim—both new members on the staff—received awards for their work in their classes throughout the week. Tamhaney received an award of excellence (the second highest distinction), while Kim received a Sparty Award (the top honor possible at the program). The Michigan Intersc...