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Gold Star mother, Kaki Newgard, returned to Hersey for the first time since her son and former Hersey student, Will Newgard, was killed in combat serving our country. Will’s lifelong dream was always to join the military and after years of military school, he enlisted. When he went to Baghda…

In this episode of Budget Bites, Sam and the Foods crew head to downtown Chicago to find the best cheap meals.

Josh sits down with Connor Durkin, Dan Phillips, and Joey Byrom to discuss the Rise of Skywalker and its implications on the rest of the Star Wars universe, as well our personal rankings of the Skywalker Saga films

Hersey's Dicken's Carolers perform at the Arlington Heights Tree Lighting and The Lutheran Home.

In this month's episode of Budget Bites, Sam and the foods crew headed to Christkindlmarkt in downtown Chicago.

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Grace and Natalie give an introduction and discuss the goal of the podcast and what to expect in the future.

Josh and Max go over Rian Johnson's whodunnit Knives Out. They give an overview of the film and their thoughts, then dive into the twists and turns that made the film so enjoyable.

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Josh and Max go over Taika Waititi's polarizing new film Jojo Rabbit. They are joined by senior Sam Sobczak, junior Amelia Zollner, and junior Natalie Wozny. The five of them discuss the pros and cons of the film, as well as a deep dive into the core themes.

Hersey's theater department performs Matilda the Musical in the JHHS Theater. This was not broadcast live and was recorded for critique purposes only.

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Natalie Wozny (‘21) and Grace Meister (‘20) sit down with psychology teacher and dance choreographer Ariana Cappuccitti to talk about how to manage time wisely and efficiently.

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Senior Josh Ho and sophomore Max Garcia review Todd Phillips’ polarizing new film Joker, discussing what worked and also where the film was lacking. They touch on where this new film fits into the current state of the industry and whether the film is set up for an awards run.

We headed down to the historic town of Evanston, home to Northwestern University and located right on the lake. In addition to finding three great restaurants we stopped by the campus to take a closer look at a Northwestern tradition that students began back in the 1970’s.

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Senior Josh Ho and Sophomore Max Garcia follow up to their first podcast with an update on negotiations between Spider-Man, Sony, and Disney. They discuss what this deal means for the future and also touch on the cultural conversation regarding superhero films as a whole.

On this Veterans’ Day, Hersey and District 214 would like to honor those who have served and are currently serving in the United States military. Over the years Hersey has supported our troops through its partnerships with various organizations such as A Soldier's Journey Home, Nine Line Fou…

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This month we headed to the Chicago International Film Festival to give students a sneak peek at the most anticipated films of the year.

In this inaugural episode of Budget Bites, we head to Downtown Arlington Heights with $30 for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We also visit the weekly Farmers Market.

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Hersey student Hope Fenwick details her fame on the social media app TikTok. She shares how she got her start and gives viewers and inside look into her creative process.

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With Taylor Swift's seventh studio album "Lover" being released last month, Senior Josh Ho and Senior Angelica Vitogiannis discuss their top five Taylor Swift songs. They highlight some of the songwriter's lesser known work and dive into why they appreciate her as an artist.

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Junior Natalie Wozny and Senior Grace Meister had a conversation with Hersey’s school social worker, Mr. Jeffrey Bondora. They discuss what it means to be present and how to make the most of the time in high school. Listen in to get insight on solutions to being more present.

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Josh Ho ('20) and Max Garcia ('22) discuss Sony's decision to produce solo Spider-Man films as well as the impact that has on Disney's Marvel Cinematic Universe. They also give sneak peek into the future and what it may hold for Sony, Disney, and Tom Holland.

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