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Every Woman Has Potential—You Just Have to Find It

By Kloé, an MHS sophomore As a child, I always looked up to my Aunt Jessica. She was the one person other than my mother who would take me out...

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Who I Want to Be

By Dominique, a sophomore at MHS When I was in ninth grade, the boys were already defining my exercise abilities in gym class. As a competitive, athletic girl who was...

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Female Empowerment Starts Within Yourself

By Liz, a senior at MHS It has taken a lot for me to become the woman I am today, and I still have a long way to go. At...

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10 High School Students Shared Their Intentions for 2019

The Power of New Year Intentions, Not Resolutions This year, instead of focusing on New Year’s resolutions, the Milton Hershey School community is setting intentions for the year. Inspired by...

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An Everlasting Community

A high school senior shares his perspective on starting the new year strong By Ethan, an MHS senior Beginning a new year isn’t always easy, but the goals you set...

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Football Teaches MHS Eighth-Grader an Important Lesson About Growth

Marcus Rodriguez enrolled at Milton Hershey School in second grade after one of his parents was incarcerated. Originally from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, it took time for Marcus to acclimate to campus...

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What It’s Like Being a New Student at MHS

By Taylor, an MHS freshman What is Milton Hershey School? Who is the school for? The true answer to this question is simple: ME. I was brought up in a...

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What My Grandparents Mean to Me

By Daniel, an MHS junior As a young child, my grandparents’ house was always my favorite place to go. My family went there for most holidays and we ate, played...

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An Open Letter to the Grandparents Who Raised Me

By Haley, an MHS freshman Growing up, I didn’t have steady family support but my grandparents were always there. When my grandparents stepped up to the plate to fill the...

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Motivated to Give

By Trevor, a freshman at MHS The Opening of School Assembly was the start of a brand new year. Everyone was able to reunite as an MHS family. Over the...

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