East Aurora High School: Out Of the Darkness Event

by Symone Smith (Junior) Kevin Hines, author of ” Cracked, Not Broken,” and also the man known for his attempt at suicide by jumping from San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge; will be speaking at East Aurora High School on April 28. After surviving this suicide attempt Kevin Hines made it his mission to raise awareness on mental illness, … More East Aurora High School: Out Of the Darkness Event

Senn’s Think Week

by Symone Smith ( Junior) Senn Students embarked in a college exploration to Loyola University’s Lake Shore Campus from March 7- 10th, one grade level per day. Principal Mary Beck encouraged students to start thinking about life after high school early on by having students get a hands on feel on what it’s like applying/attending … More Senn’s Think Week

2016 Posse Scholarship winner

by Georgina Jaimes ( Senior) Senior Raamish Siddiqui (18), from West Rogers Park has lived in the U.S, Canada, U.K, Pakistan and Dubai. Moving has been notable experience for Siddiqui because he has gotten to know and see all these different cultures and places. Locating to Chicago and going to Senn,  Siddiqui has experienced such a diverse environment. Siddiqui is a … More 2016 Posse Scholarship winner

Senn Senior’s aspirations for college

by Georgina Jaimes ( Senior) Senior Oyuki Aguilar (17) from Edgewater, is Mexican American and aspiring to be the first person in her family to attend college. Oyuki is balancing IB certificate classes and is involved in the Dreamers club. She hopes to become a role model to the Latino community by striving to receive a Master’s … More Senn Senior’s aspirations for college

Refugee One: Sweet Dreams Donation

by Symone Smith ( Junior) About Refugee One… Since 1982 Refugee One has walked alongside refugees on the road to self reliance: furnishing their first apartments, and providing English language training and job search support. Refugee One also provides mental health care, after-school programming, and mentors to help refugees integrate into American Society. The ultimate … More Refugee One: Sweet Dreams Donation

Stephen K. Hayt Elementary is Ready for a Turf Soccer Field

By Adrian Escobedo (Sophomore) Hayt Elementary students are set to receive a $900,000 turf field at the end of the summer where students would be able to practice their desired sport. Presently, the condition of the playground equipment is poor as the wood train that used to be long is now cut in half because … More Stephen K. Hayt Elementary is Ready for a Turf Soccer Field