Spring Showcase

Spring Showcase

Miguel Lorenzo

May 16, 2013


Filed under Features, School News

On May 10th  there was a lively display of humanity performed by our very peers at school, as New Providence High School hosted the annual Spring Showcase. If you hadn't seen the posters plastered all over the school's walls and were wondering what exactly the "Spring Showcase" was, continue reading...

NPHS Team Takes 2nd Place at Thomas Edison Design Challenge

NPHS Team Takes 2nd Place at Thomas Edison Design Challenge

May 16, 2013


Filed under Features, School News, Showcase

A team of four New Providence High School students won 2nd place at NJIT in the state-wide Thomas Edison Invention Challenge on Saturday, May 11, 2013.  The objective of the Thomas Edison Design Challenge is to inspire students to be innovators and be able to apply their cross-curricular skills, especi...

The Process

The Process

Michael Molstad, Editor and Chief

April 3, 2013


Filed under Editorial, Features, Showcase

As college decisions begin to arrive for the senior class, it marks the end of the process. It is an almost two year adventure that begins with college visits junior year, and ends with letters or emails in the next few days. For those who are unaware of what it takes to get into college, The Provident...

Brooke Healey

Brooke Healey

Kevin Urness

April 3, 2013


Filed under Features, Showcase

Brooke Healey is a 4-year old girl who lives in New Providence. She has recently been diagnosed with a brain tumor called Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Giloma (DIPG). This type of tumor has a 98% fatality rate, as it is located in the pons sack, a vital part of the brain that controls many organs and ev...

Part Time Pioneer

Part Time Pioneer

Aditya Vinjamuri, UCVTS Correspondent

April 3, 2013


Filed under Editorial, Features, School News

  Union County Vocational Technical Schools do not have sports teams or musical ensembles. Because of this, any student who would like to participate in a sports team or a musical ensemble must go back to their old high schools. I, Aditya Vinjamuri go to school at Academy for Allied Health Sciences by ...

Why YAG is Special

Why YAG is Special

Matt Timpone

March 21, 2013


Filed under Editorial, Features, Showcase

A few months ago I went to Model U.N. very interested in the issues, but I had a hard time relating to them and being sympathetic towards a country that I had never even heard of, let alone been to. Thats why Y.A.G. (Youth and Government) is special. The issues are right in your backyard and your opinion...

Gun Violence – What’s Your Take?

Gun Violence – What’s Your Take?

Michael Molstad, Editor and Chief

February 27, 2013


Filed under Editorial, Features

Newtown and Aurora have recently brought publicity to an issue that America has wrestled with for a long time. What to do about gun violence? While Republicans and Democrats bicker about what the right plan of action is, the majority of Americans believe that common sense actions must be taken. While...

Learning tool or expensive distraction?

Learning tool or expensive distraction?

Billy Gilroy

February 27, 2013


Filed under Editorial, Features

  The next big thing for the students of New Providence High School is the arrival of the long awaited  iPads.  Each student from ninth to eleventh grade received an iPad that they will keep until graduation.  In theory, these iPads will replace the troublesome laptops and make classes more...

Relay for Life

Christina Vyzas

February 27, 2013


Filed under Features, News

The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life is an annual event held at many locations around the nation to help communities fight back against cancer. Relayers organize teams, with families and friends of all ages, raise money, and camp out around the track. Although not required to, many team member...

Debate Club

Debate Club

Kevin Urness

January 18, 2013


Filed under Features, News, School News, Showcase

There are many great clubs at NPHS and the Providential is excited to bring you the news about all of them!  The first in a series of interviews with members of different clubs is with Will Roper of the newly formed debate club!  Ace reporter Kevin Urness sat down with Will to find out what the de...

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