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Annual Winter Blood Drive This Friday!

Annual Winter Blood Drive This Friday!

Elena Mitchell, Sextant Reporter

This Friday, December 2nd, Schaumburg’s National Honor Society will be holding the annual winter Blood Drive in the Auxilary Gym. The blood drive has been a part of the...  Read More »

Dec 1

Local man gives to Haiti

Michael Wojcicki, Sextant Reporter

A local Schaumburg man is going to Haiti in aftermath of the wake of Hurricane Matthew to see potential challenges they may face in the near future and work to solve some of the problems. Jeff Nyquist, a local of Schaumburg, has taken a trip down to Haiti to see the damage caused by the massive category five hurricane that formed on September 28, 2016. Jeff ...  Read More »

Nov 29

LGBTQ Community Bands Together in Fear Following Trump’s Victory

LGBTQ Community Bands Together in Fear Following Trump’s Victory

Krislyn Cardoza, Sextant Editor

Following the victory of Trump and, running mate, Mike Pence in the 2016 presidential election, the LGBTQ community emerged with unprecedented levels of fear and anxiety ...  Read More »

Nov 29

Strongest Earthquake in Over 30 Years Hits Italy

Strongest Earthquake in Over 30 Years Hits Italy

Salma Khan, Sextant Reporter

On October 30th, Italy was struck by another extremely powerful earthquake. A 6.6 magnitude earthquake left more than 15,000 citizens homeless. Since August central ...  Read More »

Nov 29

Tweeting to End a War

Tweeting to End a War

Salma Khan, Sextant Reporter

Aleppo, Syria is the hardest hit area of the Syrian Civil War with more than half a million civilians killed. Bana Alabed is among the 300,000 people trapped in the city...  Read More »

Oct 25

FDA Approves Artificial Pancreas

FDA Approves Artificial Pancreas

Davaahkuu Gansukh, Sextant Reporter

The Food and Drug Administration recently approved  an artificial pancreas. The device will monitor patients'  blood sugar level and deliver the appropriate amount of life-saving...  Read More »

Oct 25

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Overcoming the Trump Dilemma at SHS

Overcoming the Trump Dilemma at SHS

Tamaia Mallett, Editor-in-Cheif

On November 8, America made a decision that shocked the world. Despite numerous inappropriate comments and disrespectful rhetoric regarding women, Mexicans, Muslims, and even the mental impaired, Donald Trump was elected...  Read More »

Dec 2

Justice System Continues to Fail College Women

Justice System Continues to Fail College Women

September 27, 2016

From Private to Public: A Freshman Story

From Private to Public: A Freshman Story

September 22, 2016

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Audition for the Winter Play!

Audition for the Winter Play!

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Dec 6

SHS Theatre Department Presents: “And Then There Were None”

SHS Theatre Department Presents: “And Then There Were None”

Elena Mitchell, Sextant Reporter

Eight people and two house servants have been invited to an island off the coast of Devon, England but none of them seem to know why they are there or who invited them. A...  Read More »

Nov 30

“Go for the Gold and Red” Variety Show Seeks Emcees

“Go for the Gold and Red” Variety Show Seeks Emcees

September 2, 2016

Variety Show Auditions

Variety Show Auditions

September 2, 2016

Consider joining the SHS Internet Club

Consider joining the SHS Internet Club

September 2, 2016

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