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The True Ramifications of the Choice Scholarship Program on the Indiana Public School System 

The True Ramifications of the Choice Scholarship Program on the Indiana Public School System 

January 16, 2020

The 2011 implementation of Indiana’s Choice Scholarship Program, also known as the voucher program, has been one of the most controversial policies ever executed by the...

JAHS Science Olympiad Wins Second and Fourth at Whiting

JAHS Science Olympiad Wins Second and Fourth at Whiting

January 6, 2020

On December 14th, 2019, the John Adams’ Science Olympiad team came to school at 6:15 AM to prepare for their invitational at Portage Northern in Michigan. Portage Northern...

JAHS Science Olympiad Wins Third at Whiting

JAHS Science Olympiad Wins Third at Whiting

January 6, 2020

On Saturday, December 7th, 2019, John Adam’s very own Science Olympiad team got to school at 6:15 AM. It was a cold and dark morning and many of them were tired and sleep...

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The Golden Globes 2020 Recap
Is Fandom Culture Bad?

Is Fandom Culture Bad?

January 17, 2020

Fandoms are groups of people who share an interest in a certain thing and can range from shows, movies, and to people. Some fandoms can be big or small, old or new, and chances...

Why Jedi: Fallen Order is a good game

Why Jedi: Fallen Order is a good game

January 17, 2020

Jedi Fallen Order is the most recent addition to the large roster of Star Wars games that have been made available to fans over the years, since A New Hope was first put into...

Understanding Astrology: Fact or Fiction?

Understanding Astrology: Fact or Fiction?

January 16, 2020

From the classic pickup line “What’s your sign?” to daily horoscopes in the newspaper, astrology is everywhere in day to day life, whether you believe in it or not....

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Taegan Zhane
Roy Bualuan

Roy Bualuan

December 27, 2019

Roy Bualuan excels in many programs at John Adams High School. He participates in mock trial, science olympiad, quiz bowl, ski club, and NHS (as an officer). Roy also currently...

Jaylen Wright

Jaylen Wright

December 11, 2019

Jaylen Wright, also known as Jay Dub, is a senior at Adams, and one of South Bend’s most beloved SoundCloud rappers. It’s hard to find a JAHS students who doesn’t know...

David Smith and Issanae Bailey

David Smith and Issanae Bailey

December 8, 2019

David Smith and Issanae Bailey have sung their way through Adams for the last four years, proving to be some of the most accomplished and talented artists from the school....

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The True Ramifications of the Choice Scholarship Program on the Indiana Public School System 

The True Ramifications of the Choice Scholarship Program on the Indiana Public School System 

January 16, 2020

The 2011 implementation of Indiana’s Choice Scholarship Program, also known as the voucher program, has been one of the most controversial policies ever executed by the...

The Problem With Active Shooter Policies

The Problem With Active Shooter Policies

January 16, 2020

Mass shootings, in this day and age, aren’t unheard of.  School shootings are some of the most common headlines we see in our media. Time after time, innocent young people,...

The Pink Tax: Spending More For The Same Items

The Pink Tax: Spending More For The Same Items

December 19, 2019

 “The Pink Tax” is a taxation that only affects half of our population; that half being, you guessed it, women. With total taxation expenses reaching over 1,000 dollars...

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