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The Hill News

Verba Volant, Scripta Manent

The Hill News

Verba Volant, Scripta Manent

The Hill News

Candles burn around Kanye West’s recreation of his childhood home in Soldier Field, Chicago.
Has it Donda 'pon you that Kanye West is great?
By Joey Asterino '23, Staff Writer • October 14, 2021

Kanye West is back in the spotlight (has he ever left?). And, of course, his comeback could not come without a little controversy. The release...

Illustration by Chloe Han 22
Should Columbus still be celebrated?
By Aidan Ma '23 and Harry Zhu '22, Staff Writers • October 11, 2021

The celebration of Columbus Day has been a contentious topic for the past couple of years. For many Italian Americans it is a holiday of national...

Illustration by Angela Jin 24
The urge to liberalize China could prove costly for U.S.
By Jerry Li '22, Opinion Editor • September 20, 2021

As the tension between the United States and China always seems to grow, the world will be in danger if these two countries fail to address the...

Illustration by Aidan Ma ’23
Disadvantaged Colombians take the streets to protest corruption
By Andres Arevalo , Staff Writer • September 20, 2021

At the beginning of the spring of this year, outraged by the president’s new tax reform proposal, Colombians took over the streets with protests...

This multimedia piece explores arts-focused clubs at Hill.
Clubs provide opportunities in the arts
By Ibrahim Ekmekci '25 October 11, 2021

The Hill School is known for its sports performance. Sports achievements in different fields make the school well-known. Nevertheless, besides...

Hill welcomes new faculty
By Anna Carroll '23 and Olivia Mofus ’22 October 11, 2021

In this 2021-22 school year, The Hill welcomes 20 new faculty members and eight new interns, including...

Maggie Qi ’25 curates a museum in Beijing
By Emerson Leger '25, Staff Writer • October 8, 2021

Normally, when you think of curators of a museum, fourteen-year-olds don’t come to mind. Yueming “Maggie”...

SATIRE: Dear Blue: A survivor's guide to The Hill School
By The Hill News October 6, 2021

As the Hill welcomes a great number of new students to its campus, it feels appropriate to provide a...

Hill returns to its former course schedule
By George Burkov '23, Staff Contributor • October 5, 2021

With the onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic, many schools, including Hill, had to drastically change...

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