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South Bend Central High
Mock Trial: Teams Advance to State, Controversies Persist

Mock Trial: Teams Advance to State, Controversies Persist

March 1, 2019

On February 23rd, John Adams High School hosted the South Bend Indiana Mock Trial Regional Competition. 23 teams from the area competed to hopefully qualify for the state...

Sandmann Sues Washington Post

Sandmann Sues Washington Post

March 1, 2019

Nick Sandmann from Covington Catholic High School and his family are pursuing a lawsuit against The Washington Post for their recent stories on the viral video of Nick. The...

16 States Sue Trump Over Boarder Wall

February 28, 2019

For months now, the issue of southern border wall has been at the top of countless headlines. The intense debate over the wall even caused a 35-day government shutdown from...

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Rita Moreno: Latina Legend
March Comic

March Comic

March 1, 2019

Henry Wroblewski

Henry Wroblewski

March 1, 2019

Throughout American history, expectations for men’s fashion have been extremely low, especially in comparison to women. In past years, for teenage boys, any deviation from...

thank you, next Review Please!

thank you, next Review Please!

March 1, 2019

Was I planning to spend my time this last weekend listening to Ariana Grande’s album? Not really. Was I kind of bullied into it by my Editor-in-Chief? Maybe a little. Do...

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Mateo Rey
Maddie Lorenz

Maddie Lorenz

January 17, 2019

  Maddie Lorenz is one of the outstanding seniors that attend Adams. As a member of the IB program, National Honor Society, mock trial and student government president,...

Ben Foster

Ben Foster

January 16, 2019

Ben Foster, a senior, is a student athlete here at John Adams. Foster manages to keep a balanced schedule between sports, academics, and a social life. Ben Foster has put...

Tina Rea

Tina Rea

December 19, 2018

Tina Rea is a senior here at Adams, and with her talents in the fine arts, language, and school, we at The Tower decided she merited an article for her abilities. Tina attended...

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The Power Behind the Plug
The Moment Your Brain Becomes Obsolete

The Moment Your Brain Becomes Obsolete

February 14, 2019

You and I are animals. We are both part of the self-named species of Homo Sapiens, and we live on this mass we call planet earth. You may have been told this before, but for...

Could four-day school weeks be the solution to district problems?

Could four-day school weeks be the solution to district problems?

February 3, 2019

In recent years, many school districts across the nation have begun to opt for alternative school schedules. From year-round school, to later start times, to a four-day school...

The Importance of Decreasing CO2 Emissions

The Importance of Decreasing CO2 Emissions

February 3, 2019

From as early as the 19th century, carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions have contributed to the slow and steady warming of the Earth. CO2 is one of the many greenhouse gases contributing...

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The student-run news source and voice for the JAHS community since 1940.
The student-run news source and voice for the JAHS community since 1940.