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20 seniors gone…

Macy McClintock, sports editor
May 25, 2017
Filed under Perspectives

  In the world of high school sports, it is a tradition for each team to dedicate one night of the year to the graduating class. Senior night is a night to honor and thank the seniors for their hard work throughout the years. As the sports editor for RHStoday.com, I was there as the 11 baseball...

One final goodbye

One final goodbye

Isabel Hanewicz, RHStoday Editor-in-Chief
May 24, 2017
Filed under Perspectives, Showcase

Editor's Note: Isabel Hanewicz joined the RHStoday.com staff in the fall of 2013 as a staff writer. She was the editor-in-chief from fall 2014 to spring 2017, helping lead the program to the two Pacemakers, a first in county history, and three All-Floridas. Individually, she has won numerous awards for...

Valentine’s Day: The Non-Judgmental Approach

Valentine’s Day: The Non-Judgmental Approach

Leana Pustam, Perspectives Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Perspectives

The days leading up to Valentine's Day are filled with people either expressing excitement or dread. Single ladies hate the very idea of couples spending unnecessary money to show their appreciation for just one day. However, there are similar activities that single girls do to defy Valentine's...

Tampa comes to life during National Championship weekend

Tampa comes to life during National Championship weekend

Leana Pustam, Perspectives Editor
January 13, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Perspectives, Showcase

Tampa is usually a city that flies under the national radar, so the fact that it hosted Alabama vs. Clemson College Football Playoffs National Championship with accompanying events marked a significant burst in excitement. There were three AT&T Playoff Playlist Live concerts to kick off the gam...

Despite early start to year, students appreciate shift in semester exams

Despite early start to year, students appreciate shift in semester exams

Leana Pustam, Perspectives Editor
December 6, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Perspectives, Showcase

This year, Hillsborough County school district changed the school year schedule by cutting our summer short by two weeks, allowing students to take semester exams before the break. The change was something students had to adjust to, since they no longer had the two weeks of winter break to study for...

After his death, students consider Fidel Castro’s legacy

After his death, students consider Fidel Castro’s legacy

Paul Jennewein, Staff Writer
December 5, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Perspectives

Fidel Castro's legacy is one of controversy and political tension. To many across the nation, especially people of Cuban descent, Castro is a brutal dictator and Soviet sympathizer whose regime starved, tortured, and executed many of its citizens. By others, he is respected for his involvement...

After the election, political divisions remain at Robinson and in the country

After the election, political divisions remain at Robinson and in the country

Paul Jennewein, Staff Writer
November 14, 2016
Filed under Across the Globe, Around the School, Perspectives, Showcase

On Nov. 8, the American people elected heavy underdog Donald Trump to the presidency, making the nation and this school as divided as ever before. This decision leaves a great task in the hands of the president-elect and the American people to heal these political divides. However, the hard-fought and...

Staff editorial: As a country, we must decide to be okay again

Staff editorial: As a country, we must decide to be okay again

RHStoday Staff
November 9, 2016
Filed under Perspectives, Showcase

Let's be clear about something: this is not going to be a piece about politics. Yes, political arguments have their place. We understand that in any election, especially such a tumultuous one as the 2016 election has been, people feel as if they are either a winner or a loser. We get that. It's...

On spirit week, we need to have pride in our school

On spirit week, we need to have pride in our school

Leana Pustam, Perspectives Editor
October 18, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Perspectives

Walking into school, dressed as Ed from Ed, Edd, 'n' Eddy in a red striped shirt, green jacket, and red bandana, I looked around and saw everyone wearing their everyday T-shirts. It made me second guess myself in believing Monday was, in fact, Character Day, and I'm sure I was not alone. After the...

Upperclassmen, here’s what to do to prepare for college

Upperclassmen, here’s what to do to prepare for college

Leana Pustam, Perspectives Editor
September 28, 2016
Filed under Around the School, Opinion, Perspectives

College application deadlines are just around the corner, and with college representatives visiting Robinson and college nights being hosted, seniors are scrambling to meet deadlines while juniors are just beginning to get a taste of what college they may be interested in. Every junior and senior...

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