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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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Dec. 6, 2019

Milton Hershey School Partners with Manor College to Raise College Graduation Rates

On Monday, Dec. 2, Milton Hershey School secured a partnership with Manor College to support low-income, first-generation college students, including many MHS graduates. By signing a Memorandum of Understanding, Manor...

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Nov. 18, 2019

MHS Gathers at Annual Feast to Honor Founders and Encourage Senior Class

Founders Week Concludes with All-School Celebration and Senior Pinning Ceremony On Sunday, Nov. 17, Milton Hershey School students and staff gathered for the school’s annual Founders Feast – a special...

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Nov. 18, 2019

PA State Legislators Challenged to be MHS Ambassadors During Campus Visit

On Tuesday, Nov. 12, nearly two dozen members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, Policy and Children & Youth Services Committees, toured Milton Hershey School and experienced first-hand the school’s...

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Nov. 12, 2019

Student Leadership Conference Focuses on Building Connections and Being Golden

On Saturday, Nov. 9, Milton Hershey School’s Senior Division Student Government Association (SGA) held its sixth annual leadership conference at Catherine Hall. Students heard firsthand leadership experiences and insights from...

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