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Robo Battles recap: Season One

Robo Battles recap: Season One

Jack McGinn, Guest Writer

Guide to Robo-Battles Robo-Battles is a game in which two people have a remote control fighting robot for each of them. The winner is the one to knockout the other robot. A battle is decided by the first one to win two...

April 25, 2017No Comments

Fremd plans to integrate new grading scale for next school year

Fremd plans to integrate new grading scale for next school year

Eric Wong and Andrew Hwang

In an effort to make the grading scale easier to understand for students, teachers and parents, Fremd’s administration is already looking ahead to plans for the next school year. Changing the grading scale will be one o...

March 22, 2017No Comments

Operation Snowball rolls negativity out of Fremd

Operation Snowball rolls negativity out of Fremd

Jiyoon Hwang, Social media editor

Focused on helping students develop leadership skills and build self-esteem, Fremd hosted its seventh annual Operation Snowball (OSB) on Saturday, March 4. This 15-hour event was filled with icebreaker activities, inspiring...

March 8, 2017No Comments

Two Indian immigrants shot in alleged hate crime

Two Indian immigrants shot in alleged hate crime

Safa Saied, Staff Writer

Adam W. Purinton, 51, was charged with murder and attempted murder of two Indian immigrant men on Feb. 22 at Austin's Bar and Grill in Olathe, Kansas. Purinton allegedly shouted racial slurs before opening fire on the two men befo...

March 8, 2017No Comments

Student council prepares for spring blood drive

Student council prepares for spring blood drive

Eric Wong and Ethan Wong

The Fremd Student Council will be hosting its spring blood drive on March 17 in a partnership with the Heartland Blood Center.  Students must fill out the permission form and have it available in order to be able to particip...

March 8, 2017No Comments

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Column: Diversity is a necessity in music festival lineups

Column: Diversity is a necessity in music festival lineups

Kaitlin Wong, Staff Writer

America is home to some of the world’s largest music festivals, including Coachella, Ultra and Lollapalooza. A typical scene from one of these festivals includes a sea of wristband-bearing festival goers waiting excitedl...

March 22, 2017No Comments

Column: Streaming has become the best source of entertainment media

Column: Streaming has become the best source of entertainment media

Nick Mayer, Staff Writer

With internet usage and accessibility on the rise, a new wave of entertainment has followed. While online streaming isn’t a new thing, it is beginning to gain more traction and deserves recognition as a valid media outlet....

March 8, 2017No Comments

Why Twenty Øne Piløts is more than just a band

Why Twenty Øne Piløts is more than just a band

Grace Downing, Forum Editor

My first taste of the quirky alternative rock band known as Twenty Øne Piløts was early on in 2013, just after the release of their first major-label album, “Vessel.” Sitting on the couch in the living room, the unabash...

February 23, 2017No Comments

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The student news site of William Fremd High School in Palatine, Illinois
The student news site of William Fremd High School in Palatine, Illinois