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Students Vying to Volunteer

Students Vying to Volunteer

By Marillyn Heigl, Student Life Editor

April 26, 2018


Filed under Feature, SHOWCASE, Student Life, Uncategorized

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, teenagers between the ages of 16 and 19 have a volunteer rate of 26.4 percent. This volunteer rate reflects itself among the ZCHS population with many students actively seeking out volunteer opportunities. Senior Molly Dzurisin has learned a lot from her...

Indiana Politician Profiles

Indiana Politician Profiles

By Marillyn Heigl, Student Life Editor

March 26, 2018


Filed under Feature, News

After the school shooting that occurred in Parkland, Florida on February 14, there has been a surge of student activism in schools throughout America. From becoming a part of political discussions to organizing marches to walk-outs, students have become very politically active. One of the major ways s...

Club Spotlight: Model United Nations

Club Spotlight: Model United Nations

By Catie Shultz, Staff

February 23, 2018


Filed under Feature, Student Life

The Zionsville Model United Nations (MUN) Club is a program at ZCHS that focuses on researching the politics and perspectives of different countries, allowing students to learn about global issues. MUN clubs can be found in many high schools throughout the United States and in various other countries ...

Cats of ZCHS

Cats of ZCHS

By Mari Heigl, Student Life Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Feature, Humans of ZCHS, SHOWCASE

With nearly 34 percent of U.S. households owning at least one cat, it's no surprise that Zionsville Community High School has cat-lovers. Here are some of the cats featured in the February issue of the Harbinger along with some others. “[My cats] once had a cat battle on my roof when they were just...

10 Things to Do This Valentine’s Day

10 Things to Do This Valentine’s Day

By Claire Brewer, Staff

February 4, 2018


Filed under Feature, Opinion, SHOWCASE

Make a giant Oreo skillet cookie. It’s only two ingredients! Get some Pillsbury cookie dough and some Oreos. Press the cookie dough into the bottom of a skillet pan and then sprinkle Oreo bits on top. Heat the oven to 350 degrees and bake for 17-20 minutes (or until the cookie dough reaches a nice golden brown)...

Harbinger Interviews: Harrison Petts

Harbinger Interviews: Harrison Petts

By Jack Doverspike, Feature Editor

December 23, 2017


Filed under Feature, SHOWCASE, Sports

Petts is a soccer player that was a champion in the High School State Championship, twice in the Club National Championships, and the NCAA National Championship. This ZCHS alumnus elevated Indiana University’s soccer team, carrying them all the way to a NCAA National Championship. In your eyes, w...

Holidays In Your Hometown: What You Can Do

Holidays In Your Hometown: What You Can Do

By Mari Heigl, Student Life Editor

December 6, 2017


Filed under Feature, SHOWCASE

From cleaning to prepare your house for relatives, to feeling sick, to the chilling cold, wintertime can be a depressing time of the year. However, it doesn't have to be. There are plenty of fun activities to partake in during the holiday season over the weekends or after finals. The Carmel Christki...

The Dogs of ZCHS

By Addie Ashton and Anna Murphy

November 8, 2017


Filed under Feature, Multimedia

Fall Bucket List

Fall Bucket List

By Amy Cordill, Staff

September 23, 2017


Filed under Feature, SHOWCASE

If you're like the majority of the Harbinger staff, you spend weeks counting down the days until fall officially begings. Now that the season is here, the Harbinger staff has compiled a list of fun fall activities that you can do to ensure you make the most of the fall of 2017. Go apple picking...

What is Extended Experiences?

By Lucas Beck, Staff

September 5, 2017


Filed under Feature, Student Life

“Extended Experiences is about connecting kids with what their interests and passions are.” That is what Mrs. Adelpha Twyman from the Student Union says is the main goal of this resource. In a nutshell, Extended Experiences allows for students to connect with people in certain professions to “extend” t...

The Greatest Gatsby Comes to ZCHS

The Greatest Gatsby Comes to ZCHS

By Jack Doverspike, Staff

April 21, 2017


Filed under Feature, SHOWCASE

Under the bright lights of the Performance Arts Center, Noah Boehm, Elizabeth Jolly, Sam Shipe, Libby Kilway, Evan Wang, and the cast and crew begin to polish off their performance skills for the play The Great Gatsby. The Great Gatsby will be performed in the Performance Arts Center on April 28 and...

Zionsville Indoor Percussion: Yet Another Success

Zionsville Indoor Percussion: Yet Another Success

By Marillyn Heigl, Opinion Editor

April 18, 2017


Filed under Feature, SHOWCASE

For the third season in a row, Zionsville Indoor Percussion continues to dominate competitions. Two years ago, ZIP placed tenth in Winter Guard International and then last year, they placed fifth. This year, they are hoping to medal and with their recent win at state, the next year Zionsville will...