It’s Spooky Season!- Celebrating Halloween Responsibly

Little girl trick or treating during COVID-19 pandemic.
October 1, 2020

It's officially the spooky season and it's time to plan celebrations. However, we have to address the elephant in the room; we are still in a pandemic. This means that Halloween will look a bit differently...

Too Late or Not Too Late? Hug’s New Tardy Policy

Too Late or Not Too Late? Hug's New Tardy Policy
February 7, 2020

This semester, Hug revealed and implemented its new policy on tardies.  Under the new policy, students will be sent to the “Hawk’s Nest”, in room D-1, to retrieve a tardy pass. Five tardies will...

The New “Star Wars Movie” is, in Fact, a Star Wars Movie

The New
January 31, 2020

Let me explain. Although you most likely went in and out of the movie, or will, knowing it is an installment in the franchise, I’m pushing you to go further. Your “typical Star Wars movie” is a war...

Academic Olympics Looking to Repeat

Academic Olympics Looking to Repeat
January 30, 2020

Academic Olympics is a tournament-style trivia competition where students test their knowledge against teams from other schools across Washoe county. They answer questions from the National Academic Quiz...

Up in Smoke- Tobacco 21 and Teen Vaping

Up in Smoke- Tobacco 21 and Teen Vaping
January 13, 2020

Americans teens have always had a habit of picking up rebellious behaviors. For decades, they have turned to smoking as a way to feel edgy and cool, but decades of changing public awareness and government...

Winter Shakespeare is Back with Love’s Labour’s Lost

Winter Shakespeare is Back with Love's Labour's Lost
December 13, 2019

At the start of next semester, Hug High will be holding a play of Shakespeare’s piece Love’s Labour’s Lost in the Little Theater. Mr. Roberts is directing this year’s play and practice sessions...

The Difference Music Makes

The Difference Music Makes
December 13, 2019

Schools have a very strict policy when it comes to electronic devices and how we use them in the classroom, but perhaps the administration is missing something. Electronic devices are looked down upon...

Santa’s Workshop- A Major Event

Santa's Workshop- A Major Event
December 11, 2019

This weekend, Hug's JROTC program is planning to create Santa's Workshop for our community's youth. It's part of their junior service learning project for this year. A junior service learning project is...

Two Students’ Views on School Attendance Policy

Two Students' Views on School Attendance Policy
December 5, 2019

It is no secret that students are put under immense pressure to be at school at all times, regardless of the consequences. The Washoe County School District is no exception; in fact, the new attendance...

The Benefits of Studying

The Benefits of Studying
December 5, 2019

Studying has always been a talking point between students and teachers.  Although many teachers say that students should study, and there being conclusive proof to this, many students still don’t. ...

Groundbreaking at Wildcreek

Groundbreaking at Wildcreek
December 3, 2019

On November 22nd, 2019, the class of 2023 was able to see first-hand where they will be spending their senior year. The new school that will be built on the Wildcreek golf course is set to open in...

Hug’s First Science Bowl Team

Hug's First Science Bowl Team
December 3, 2019

Hug High School’s first Science Bowl team made its debut this school year.    Science Bowl tests competitors’ abilities to remember facts and work problems in a time crunch. Students have...

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