Features 2016

Features 2016

Hillsdale almost gains Franciscan friary

This summer in Hillsdale, one little boy thought he saw Jedi. What other explanation could there be for barefooted men wearing brown robes and...

Close but no keg of beer: Physics teacher competes in puzzle hunt

An Indian Head Penny in exchange for a keg of beer — the prize students could get for solving a sheet of 12 brainteasers...

Student runs for hometown school board

Sophomore Jenna Biggs knows why she is running for school board: she wants to give a voice to students who have been ignored at...

Fish & friends: Hillsdale juniors spend summer in Alaska

Although spending 16 hours a day processing Alaskan sockeye salmon may not be everyone’s first thought of what constitutes an amazing summer job, juniors...

Researching coffee from bean to brew

This summer, senior chemistry major Sigrid Kiledal looked at the “perfect” cup of coffee through the lens of science.