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Catching Up with Mr. Lupien, One of Hen Hud’s Most Inspirational Educators

By Kacie Burns and Francisco Aguirre-Ghiso April 12, 2024

One of Hen Hud’s most beloved teachers and a key member of the HHHS staff, Mr. Lupien is entering his 20th full school year at Hen Hud as a social studies teacher. He’s taught almost every course offered in Hen Hud’s social studies department. His favorites — AP Psych, AP World or History Through...

Barcomb in his signature look.

Fit of the Week: 01/23-01/29

By Quinn Muller, Writer February 3, 2023

WESTCHESTER, New York - This past week our photographers were on the lookout for outstanding outfits from teachers at Hendrick Hudson. This week’s winner was Dr. Barcomb. Runners-up were Mrs. Barthelmes, Mrs. LaFemina and Mrs. Rogulski.  Dr. Barcomb wore his classic fit this week, a testament...

Barbara LaFemina: A Hero in Education

Barbara LaFemina: A Hero in Education

By Hayden Bouza, Editor in Chief January 13, 2023

WESTCHESTER, New York - After 24 years of working in the district, or as some might say, being a community mom, Barbara LaFemina received two awards for being a Hero in Education: one from Senator Shelley B. Mayer and the other from the Westchester-East Putnam Region PTSA. Mrs. LaFemina has been a...

Mrs. Maye holding a copy of each North Star

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Maye

By John May, Writer December 23, 2022

WESTCHESTER, New York - Mrs. Maye is the winner of this year’s National Honor Society Most Influential Educator award for her inspiration and positive impact on students. She will accept this award on December 21st at the National Honor Society induction ceremony at 6:30 pm at Hendrick Hudson High...

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,...

Mr. Ott in his classroom, delighted after another successful day of teaching.

Teacher Feature: Mr. Ott

By Elaine Clarke, Jericho Shea, and Miles Eichenholtz October 7, 2022

Meet Mr. Ott, beloved 9th and 10th grade global history teacher. From music to movies to sports, there is more to Mr. Ott than his days spent at Hendrick Hudson High School.  Prior to teaching at Hen Hud, Mr. Ott held several varied jobs. He was previously employed as a camp counselor, a carpenter,...

Hen Hud teacher Mr. Cina!

Teacher Feature: Mr. Cina

By Zoë Rose, Writer, Editor April 24, 2021

Meet Mr. Cina, an all-grades English teacher in the Academy! Mr. Cina spent one year as a permanent substitute at Ardsley before coming to Hen Hud, and is now in his third year of teaching here. In the past, Mr. Cina worked at a variety of jobs ranging from delis to manufacturing, and was inspired to...

Hendrick Hudson Teacher, Ms. Mazza

Teacher Feature: Ms. Mazza

By Zoë Rose, Editor, Writer February 3, 2021

Meet Ms. Mazza, one of the newest members of Hen Hud’s English department! Ms. Mazza was drawn to the teaching profession from a young age, as she “loved the idea of helping young people shape their outlook on the world.” Ultimately, she settled on teaching English because of her long time passion...

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