The Horizon Sun

Big Dreams for the Donation Drive

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

May 24, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Events

Over the course of occasional lunch meetings within the past few months, HeForShe has designed a drive with the help of Student Council to benefit women staying at the Dream Center. The members of  HeForShe, under the guidance of club president and junior Rebecca Hamby, are determined to help others, ...

What is NJHS?

Emily Christian, Columnist

May 18, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs

National Junior Honors Society (NJHS) is an international organization for middle school students (grades 6 through 10) who are academically excellent and ethically engaged in their communities. For students, being a part of NJHS is essential to planning ahead to excel in high school, college, and fu...

Arrive at the Blood Drive

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

May 10, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Events

Horizon Honors is hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, May 16, and needs students to find the courage to become a donor. The drive will be open from 8 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. for students ages 16 and up. If you are, however, under the age of 18, you will need a permission slip to participate, signed by your ...

Let’s Get Thinking

Xander Sharpe, Columnist

March 15, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs

Horizon Honors is known for their great clubs, and recently they have added a bunch. One of the newest ones is Critical Thinking Club. This club is focused on getting your brain thinking with riddles, puzzles, paradoxes, and more. The club is sure to give your brain some healthy exercise and some frien...

DSM Takes Raitter Ranch

DSM Takes Raitter Ranch

Kate Allen, Columnist

March 7, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Events, Showcase

The Design, Style, and Media club’s (DSM) Spring & Formal photoshoot has come and gone, the outcome a complete success. Many people came dressed in fashion-forward outfits and accessories that fit the theme of the shoot. Decades were also thrown into the mix with 60s formal dresses, 70s bell bo...

Artistic Photography Makes Its Debut

Evelyn Streit, Columnist

February 14, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs

The Artistic Photography Club is a new addition to Horizon Honors’ many after-school activities. The name itself is pretty self-explanatory: the club unites a group of people who like to take pictures. Only, that’s not all. This group will travel to different locations, like Pecos Park, to take differ...

Your Goodwill Could Pay For Their Next Conference

Naya Johnson, Columnist

January 23, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Events, Uncategorized

It is well known that the Model United Nations (MUN) club is relatively new, having been created only a year ago. Most novel clubs start with an empty account, and the MUN club is no exception to this trend. However, the MUN members have been diligent in planning out fundraising opportunities throughout the ye...

Lunchtime or Clubtime?

Emily Christian, Columnist

December 1, 2017

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Student Opinion, Uncategorized

One of the most popular club slots is during lunch, and these clubs generally have around the same attendance as their after-school counterparts. They are beneficial when considering the average student’s schedule, but lunch is also a time to eat food with friends and interact socially, more than ju...

I Survived Model UN: Tales from Horizon Honors Delegates

Naya Johnson, Columnist

November 3, 2017

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs

This past Saturday, the Horizon Honors Model United Nations team had the opportunity to compete in the Westwood Model United Nations (WMUN) conference at Westwood High School. The team consisted of six members: freshman Ben Brady, sophomore Nicole Johnson, sophomore Allison Hale, sophomore Sarai Crawford,...

They Just Want to Have “MUN”

Naya Johnson, Columnist

October 29, 2017

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Events, Featured People

Whenever I mention the Model UN club, not only am I greeted with puzzled expressions, but also with intrigue. Students who are curious will ask questions concerning its purpose, and will oftentimes find themselves even more confused by the various events that take place during a conference. The common...

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