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East students thrive in science despite worldwide obstacles

East students thrive in science despite worldwide obstacles

Harry Green ('20), Eastside Entertainment Editor
June 21, 2017
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In a nation divided by political ideological ideology when many vehemently oppose the validity of science, students at Cherry Hill East can reflect warmly upon its place in the debate. The United States may have reached its apex of ignorance and distrust toward science. For example, according to a ...

Class of 2017 celebrates graduation

Class of 2017 celebrates graduation

Louis Zimmermann ('18), Eastside News/Features Editor
June 16, 2017
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June marks a month of complete closure for the outgoing seniors that enjoy their final events at East. Senior solo night, prom and yearbook signing are only some of the events that lead to the final moments of a senior’s four-year high school experience. The season of caps and gowns marks the termin...

Sari’s top ten vacation spots for high school students in America

Sari’s top ten vacation spots for high school students in America

Sari Cohen, Editor-in-Chief
June 13, 2017
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If you were pondering over where to venture this summer, need not worry because I compiled a list of the top ten places for students to visit. These sites represent the history, geography, science and culture of the United States. If you get the chance, try to visit one (or all) of these spots, and le...

Former East teacher takes Camden students to Paris

Former East teacher takes Camden students to Paris

Ali Koenig (‘20), Eastside Staff
June 12, 2017
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On April 14, at the beginning of spring break, a group of French students from Woodrow Wilson High School in Camden, along with their teacher, Mrs. Paula Saillard, and a few chaperones, embarked on the trip of a lifetime; they were on their way to Paris. Saillard, a former French teacher at Cherry ...

Seniors enjoy a night of skating as they prepare to say goodbye

Seniors enjoy a night of skating as they prepare to say goodbye

Sarah Vetesi, Eastside Staff
June 12, 2017
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This past Tuesday, June 7, the Class of 2017 had their annual senior skating party at the Cherry Hill Skating Center. The senior skating party has been held for several years as a way to celebrate the end of senior year before the seniors part their separate ways for college. Any senior who attends Cherry Hill High Scho...

BDC proves its commitment to the club and events

BDC proves its commitment to the club and events

Claire Joanson, Eastside Staff
June 12, 2017
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At Cherry Hill East, there are multiple culture clubs that train, typically months on end, for the Multicultural Day Dance Competition that falls on the day before spring break. Hours are spent perfecting the five-to-fifteen minute dance for the enjoyment of the audience–and hopefully the judges. However, ...

Levy continues to raise sweet funds

Ali Koenig, Eastside Staff
June 12, 2017
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From the time he was six years old, Spencer Levy (‘19) has worked to bake the world a better place.   Ten years ago, Levy began to bake and sell cookies from his own kitchen, donating all of the proceeds to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). “It’s actually a very funny story,” ...

East elects its SGA representatives for next school year

Aliyah Anderson, Eastside Staff
June 12, 2017
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The Cherry Hill High School East Student Government Association has determined its members and their roles for next school year after recently completing its last election for this school year. On May 25, 2017, 20 candidates from the freshmen, sophomore and junior classes were chosen by their peers to b...

Fidget spinner fad proves dangerous

Aliyah Anderson, Eastside Staff
June 12, 2017
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Although the original purpose of fidget spinners is to help those who have trouble focusing- have anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or autism- fidget spinners have recently made their appearance in the hands of teenagers across the nation including many of those who walk through ...

A New Generation of Scientists: Science National Honor Society inductions take place on May 30

A New Generation of Scientists: Science National Honor Society inductions take place on May 30

Julia Benedetto, Eastside Staff
June 12, 2017
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Seventy new students were inducted into the Science National Honor Society at the second annual induction ceremony on Tuesday, May 30, while the previously inducted seniors graduated from the society. The ceremony, which took place in the Cherry Hill High School East auditorium, began with the c...

East students embrace online voting

East students embrace online voting

Lori Pacuku (‘19), Eastside Staff
June 12, 2017
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Until recently, voting for the class president or representatives consisted of first being confronted -- by whomever is running -- at lunch. This was followed by voters reluctantly standing up to wait in a line of people until finally reaching the voting booth. Booths were meant to teach students ho...

Students involved in Student Government take a trip to Six Flags

Students involved in Student Government take a trip to Six Flags

Maddy Kagan, Eastside Staff
June 12, 2017
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On Wednesday May 24, over 600 students gathered at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey. This event was coordinated to recognize the many students across New Jersey that are involved in Student Council at their schools. The park was completely closed off for the morning to the students. ...

The Blur that I call my Senior Year |Bethelly Jean-Louis|

The Blur that I call my Senior Year |Bethelly Jean-Louis|

Bethelly Jean-Louis, Eastside Staff
June 7, 2017
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I don’t know whether to say I’m happy senior year is finally over, or to say that I’m sad that it’s over. Senior year in the movies is portrayed as a fun free for all, where students breeze by the year and magically go to an amazing college. However, that’s just the movies. Not reality....

IT’S FINALS WEEK: What is the most effective way to study according to students

IT’S FINALS WEEK: What is the most effective way to study according to students

Henry Nolan, Eastside Staff
June 6, 2017
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The smell of the stress radiates off students in the cramped corridors of Cherry Hill East as final exams come steam-rolling in along side the end of the school year. All of the things they have learned will be tested over the course of four school days, with their finishing grades on the line as the remai...

The Process behind East’s Thespian Society Induction

The Process behind East’s Thespian Society Induction

Bethelly Jean-Louis, Eastside Staff
June 6, 2017
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Becoming a Thespian is a milestone in the life of a D-winger at Cherry Hill East. To become a member of the International Thespian Troupe 213 is more than something to list on college applications, but it cements your position in the D-wing community. Membership in the society  is considered one of ...

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