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Senate leaders reflect on their career coming to an end

Senate leaders reflect on their career coming to an end

Camille Berko, Managing Editor for Content May 20, 2020

Like every other club and sport, Student Senate’s seniors missed out on a big part of their year. Senior Class President, Caleb Berko, is eager to find some closure.  “We are hopeful we can get...


Ugly sweaters, a Grand Haven Christmas tradition

Grace Montgomery, Managing Editor for Design December 20, 2019

SENATE SETUP: Senior senate member Hannah Brackenbury along with senior Paige Beland make a homecoming poster to go along with the other decorations spread out between the pods. This is a yearly tradition where the different graduating classes decorate a designated pair of pods with hopes to gain bragging rights over the other classes and Student Senate as a whole.

What’s in it for Student Senate?

Nick Twa, Business Manager October 28, 2019

You walk into school and you see decorations strewn about the different pods. Many different colors and patterns, but all following one specific theme. These decorations may seem out of the ordinary, but...

Senate kicks off homecoming week with hallway decorations

Senate kicks off homecoming week with hallway decorations

Gabi Nadeau, Reporter October 7, 2019

Student senate decorates the hallways in preparation for homecoming week. The theme for this year was board games. Class of 2020:  The senior class took on the theme of CLUE. Pods 2 and 6 were surrounded...

Ducco the Bucco.

The search for Ducco the Bucco

Camille Berko, Managing Editor for Content October 1, 2019

Students have most likely heard about the newest member of GHHS by now, but they may not have seen him.  Ducco, is a rubber duck dressed as a pirate, hidden around the school. He was created by Student...

The class of 2020 poses for a picture post powderpuff competition 2018. Powderpuff is one of the most popular homecoming week events and draws a large crowd. Other popular events include the belly flop, the football game, and the dance.

Student Senate gears up for homecoming

Natalie Dupuis, Assigning Editor September 28, 2019

As homecoming approaches, Student Senate is busy gearing up for the week. Senate president Juliette Beals says that homecoming has a lot more to it than you might think.  "We break up into committees,”...

Winter formal dance tickets for sale

Maddie Brockmyre, Co-editor in chief December 4, 2015

The winter formal dance will take place in the auxiliary gym on Dec. 12 from 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Freshman senate members are in control of the decorating and planning of the dance. “I think it’s...

Student senate sells candy grams for holidays

Micala Carpenter , Reporter December 2, 2015

Candy grams will be sold for 25 cents a piece by student senate members until Dec. 11 and last minute sales will end on  Dec. 15. The grams will be handed out to students and teachers on Dec. 18. “Anyone...

Senate Santas

Student Senate members help those in need during the holiday season
Connor Weber, Reporter December 18, 2014

Student Senate president Devin Merz reflects on a cold December day when a car full of Senate members pulled up to a small run down house near downtown Grand Haven. They piled out of the car and cautiously...

Dance marathon sign up coming to close

Elizabeth Tibbe, Co-editor in chief February 26, 2014

Student Senate will host a six hour dance marathon will take place from 4 until 10 p.m. on Saturday April 19. All dancers will be divided into groups of five or you can register as a team by having your...

Mattson and Harding act out

Have you filled a bucket today? Senate visits elementary schools to promote anti-bullying

Madison Wilder, Editor January 15, 2014

When Senior Brooke Mattson asked ‘how do you think you can make Rosy Mound a better place?’, four eager third grade hands instantly shot into the air. Student Senate members participated in an anti-bullying...

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