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What’s New with HenHud’s Clubs This Year?

What’s New with HenHud’s Clubs This Year?

By Bibi Vele, Writer January 12, 2024

In the spirit of innovation and engagement, our school's clubs are buzzing with fresh ideas and activities in the current academic year. Students have much to look forward to as clubs introduce exciting updates and initiatives.    STEAM Club STEAM club members this year are diving into fascinating...

Teacher Recommendations for Holiday/Winter Season

Teacher Recommendations for Holiday/Winter Season

By Castalia Litos, School and Community Editor December 15, 2023

The holiday season, and even just the vibes that come with winter, usually bring high energy and a sense of excitement leading up to the coveted break for high school students. Yet it’s not just the students who enjoy the holidays; the teachers feel the same holiday spirit. Here are what some of the...

A sign protesting DOMA before the Obergefell ruling. Photo Credit: Facing South

Congress Approves Bill Further Protecting Same Sex Marriage in the United States

By Sarah Nabi, Writer December 16, 2022

WASHINGTON D.C. - Last Thursday, December 8th, the United States House of Representatives passed the Respect for Marriage Act, which intends to further protect and recognize the marriages of same-sex couples by ensuring that legislature working against such marriages cannot be implemented in the...

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The Minecraft Wild Update

By Mikhael Mani, Writer December 2, 2022

Minecraft, a game adored by over 280 million users, is still going strong 13 years after its first release.  Minecraft has recently spiked in popularity, with popular youtubers like PewDiePie and Markiplier playing it. This game, which is on every device imaginable costs some money being $29.99...

Mr. Guida drawing in his free time

Teacher Feature: Mr. Guida

By Francisco Aguirre-Ghiso, Writer November 3, 2022

Many students at Hen Hud only know The Academy or its teachers at a glance, as only a select few visit The Academy on a daily basis. But down in the basement, Hen Hud and the Academy have welcomed a new and passionate social studies teacher. Meet Mr. Guida. Before transitioning to history education,...

Light The Night Walk With The Hen Hud Band

Light The Night Walk With The Hen Hud Band

By Zachary Zalamea, Writer October 21, 2022

  Providing music and entertainment, the Hendrick Hudson Band under the direction of Mr. Benjamin Acrish will be participating in this year’s “Light the Night Walk” on Saturday, October 22. The event sponsored by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society is held annually to raise money for...

Image courtesy of Evan Swigart

Anchor Debate Series | Hot Dog: Sandwich or Not?

By Ethan Bromley, Writer October 20, 2022

For our Anchor Debate series, the writers of The Anchor bring you perspectives on popular arguments in our society. This week, Ethan Bromley takes the controversial stance that hot dogs ARE sandwiches. Be sure to subscribe to the Anchor for next week’s update from a writer who will argue that they...

Sarah Mandelkow (left) and Kerann Belvu (middle) perform a concussion analysis on a fellow student, during the SkillsUSA regional competition.

Choosing a BOCES Education: A Step Towards Your Future

By Indrani Malhotra and Parker Piccolo-Hill June 21, 2021

The traditional four years at Hen Hud are what many students love to reminisce about – but the ‘traditional’ experience isn’t for everyone. The BOCES program allows students to continue their Hendrick Hudson experience while also getting a hands-on education that will prepare them for the...

Sailor Strong: Fall Sports Recap

Sailor Strong: Fall Sports Recap

By Nhat Nguyen, Writer February 3, 2021

With a year filled with uncertainty and many tough decisions to be made, one of the topics of contention was high school sports. With the global pandemic wiping out the athletic spring season, student-athletes knew there was a chance that sports would not return immediately. However, on August 24,...

Alex Trebek appears with Hen Hud teacher Dr. Barcomb during the Jeopardy! Teachers Tournament.

What is a Legend? Answer: Alex Trebek

By Indrani Malhotra, Writer, Editor February 3, 2021

For almost forty years, household televisions across America have captured viewers’ attention with the familiar presence of beloved Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek. On November 8th, just eight days after filming his last episode, Trebek passed away at age 80, after an almost two year long battle with...

A Hollywood Ending

A Hollywood Ending

By Bixby Piccolo Hill, Writer January 25, 2021

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard. Jack Sparrow, the swashbuckling buccaneer who frequents the Carribean and Mera, the redhead princess from Aquaman. This married starlet couple was one of the hottest topics online recently. Depending on who you ask, one is as innocent as a baby lamb, while the other is evil...

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