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Jan. 23, 2023

Milton Hershey School Students Excel at SkillsUSA Competition

Preparing Milton Hershey School Senior Division students for the annual SkillsUSA competition is a campus-wide affair. Teachers led the charge, but other MHS employees assisted in areas like crime scene...

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Nov. 16, 2022

In Conversation with Andrea Elliott and Trymaine Lee at Milton Hershey School

On Monday, Nov. 14, Milton Hershey School welcomed Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists, Andrea Elliott, New York Times investigative reporter and best-selling author, and Trymaine Lee ’96, MSNBC correspondent and podcast host,...

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Oct. 14, 2022

Milton Hershey School Hosts Annual CORE Conference and Names National Award Winners

Milton Hershey School recently hosted the 2022 Coalition of Residential Excellence (CORE) National Conference in the newly-renovated Founders Hall. The conference—which was attended by MHS employees, staff from other residential...

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May 3, 2022

Mock Interview Event Prepares Milton Hershey School Seniors for the Next Chapter

For Milton Hershey School seniors, graduation is quickly approaching. As they prepare to launch into the next chapter, whether it be college, military, or the world of work, MHS works...

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Dec. 23, 2020

Milton Hershey School Hosts Twitter Chat About the Importance of Mentoring in a Virtual World

The coronavirus pandemic and the idea of physical distancing has left many feeling anxious, isolated, and overwhelmed and looking for mentorship. In a recent survey of high school students released...

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Dec. 1, 2020

Milton Hershey School Hosts Twitter Chat About Navigating the College Search During a Pandemic

High school seniors are approaching an important time of year for college search and application deadline season. Due to the pandemic, we all know the 2020-21 school year is proving...

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Nov. 19, 2020

Milton Hershey School Hosts Twitter Chat About Stress During the Pandemic

Children respond to stress in different ways. During an ongoing pandemic like COVID-19, a child’s caregiver—whether it’s a parent, teacher, or trusted adult—can all contribute to the child’s health and...

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March 3, 2020

Author Shares His Own Story of Overcoming Poverty with MHS Students

Despite a challenging upbringing filled with racism, abuse, and neglect, JT McCormick has used every circumstance in his life to be a better man and leader. He broke the cycle...

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Feb. 6, 2020

Milton Hershey School to Host Twitter Chat on Tuesday, Feb. 18

In honor of national Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month, Milton Hershey School is hosting a Twitter chat on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020. MHS is partnering with a national nonprofit...

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Jan. 22, 2020

‘Milton Hershey Day’ Recognized by Pennsylvania House of Representatives to Commemorate Milton Hershey School’s 110th Year

As part of the ongoing celebrations for Milton Hershey School’s 110th anniversary year, State Representative Tom Mehaffie of the 106th District delivered a special proclamation during the Jan. 22 Pennsylvania...

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