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President Trump visits Hillsborough County school to promote career training

President Trump visits Hillsborough County school to promote career training

Macy McClintock, Sports Editor

August 1, 2018


Filed under In the Community, News, Showcase

In Hillsborough County last year, 60,000 students enrolled in at least one career-training course. Add that to Tampa Bay Technical High School’s 98 percent graduation rate and 627 industry certifications in the 2017-18 school year, and it makes sense that President Donald Trump stopped at the Hil...

#ThunderNation-themed food around Tampa

#ThunderNation-themed food around Tampa

Nathalie Monroy, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under A&E, In the Community

As the 2018 Stanley Cup continues and the Tampa Bay Lightning hockey team continues to perform well, team spirit is spreading throughout Tampa Bay. There is so much hype and anticipation surrounding the Lightning's performance that even local businesses are getting in on the excitement. Certain loc...

What to do at carnival

What to do at carnival

Amelia Foster, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018


Filed under A&E, In the Community, Things to Do

The annual Christ the King carnival kicks off on Thursday, April 26 and lasts through the weekend until Sunday, April 29, with the church grounds filled to the brim with rides, food vendors, and dozens of other forms of entertainment. But with such little time and so many people, doing everything at...

Two Robinson journalists nominated for 2018 Writer of the Year

Two Robinson journalists nominated for 2018 Writer of the Year

Amelia Foster, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Around the School, In the Community, News

Lillian Martin ('18) and Anna Thomas ('18) entered journalism in sophomore year and freshman year respectively. And after their years of experience, both are now up for the 2018 Writer of the Year award to top off their last years on staff. Martin and Thomas started from humble beginnings as staff...

Armature Works takes the best of the past to the future

Brooke Volpi, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


Filed under A&E, In the Community

Armature Works, a self-professed "community hub" located on the river walk in Downtown Tampa, has been bombarded with rave reviews since its opening last year. The ambience, location, and food have all been met with high praise, and it's generally accepted as the "it" spot of downtown. Part of...

“Enough is enough!” Tampa students send a clear message with March For Our Lives

“Enough is enough!” Tampa students send a clear message with March For Our Lives

Alanna Felton, A&E Editor

March 26, 2018


Filed under Across the Globe, In the Community, News, Showcase

"Today, we are not settling for thoughts and prayers," said Brooke Shapiro, a Plant High School senior, prompting a roar of approval from the crowd of thousands gathered at Kiley Garden Park in downtown Tampa for the March For Our Lives. The march in Tampa last Saturday, March 24, was just one of...

Photo gallery: March for Our Lives Tampa

Photo gallery: March for Our Lives Tampa

Jules Whitaker, Staff Writer

March 26, 2018


Filed under Across the Globe, In the Community, News, Photos

Students around the country spoke up on Saturday, March 24, as they participated in the March for Our Lives movement. The student-led, Tampa walk rallied in approximately 13,000 participants in the downtown area on Saturday. The march was created as a non-partisan movement for "positive change" after...

Packed schedules make prom a second priority

Macey Hatton, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under In the Community, News

While many girls' morning routines for prom include makeup and hair appointments, some Robinson students will be taking a different approach. Saturday, March 24, the day of prom, has many things going on in Tampa and lots of students will be including those events in their to-do lists that day. Just...

Students try to stir “good trouble” with March for Our Lives Tampa walk

Students try to stir “good trouble” with March for Our Lives Tampa walk

The staff of rhstoday.com

March 22, 2018


Filed under Across the Globe, Around the School, In the Community, News

 Editor’s note: The staff provides full disclosure of this story in stating that the primary reporter attended a number of events related to March For Our Lives. The staff of RHSToday.com does not promote the March For Our Lives movement, nor does it take a stance on gun control or students’ rig...

Gasparilla Music Festival shines through cloudy skies

Gasparilla Music Festival shines through cloudy skies

Lillian Martin, News Editor

March 15, 2018


Filed under A&E, In the Community, Photos, Showcase

Whether there’s rain or shine (literally), it seems as though there is nothing that can falter the good vibes that hail from the Gasparilla Music Festival (GMF). Held this past weekend on March 10-11, headliners and local artists alike did not fail to disappoint as the Tampa-favorite festival ran smo...

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