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One Acts run-down

One Acts run-down

Eli Wolfson, Staff Reporter

It’s that time of year again: Backlight’s fifteenth studentdirected One Acts, and this year they have taken a turn. Usually most of the One Acts are comedies, but this year they take on a lot of serious topics like s...  Read More »

Feb 15

Time to get ready for AP exams

Time to get ready for AP exams

Rachel Chung, Copy Editor

With second semester comes the need to start studying for the AP exams. Whether you have one or five AP tests, it’s an effective way to measure college readiness; high performance indicates your potential success in a co...  Read More »

Feb 15

Tips and tricks to ace your interview

Tips and tricks to ace your interview

Matt Kieft, Staff Reporter

Acing an interview is not a skill, it’s an art. There are a lot of factors that can cause you to get or not get the job. You need to be articulate when answering questions, calm when you’re faced with a tough question, e...  Read More »

Feb 15

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VH students trying to make it big

VH students trying to make it big

Lauren Blitstein, Staff Reporter

Kris Bryant, Ryan Gosling, Adele — all of them were “normal” at one point. Before the money and the fame, they too were typical teenagers, confined to the walls of their local high schools. They ...  Read More »

Feb 16

Paper books vs Ebooks

Paper books vs Ebooks

December 20, 2016

Slopes to hit up this winter season

Slopes to hit up this winter season

December 20, 2016

Tips for potential travelers from alumnus

Tips for potential travelers from alumnus

December 15, 2016

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The student newspaper of Vernon Hills High School
The student newspaper of Vernon Hills High School