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Harker Aquila

The student news site of The Harker School.

Harker Aquila

The student news site of The Harker School.

Harker Aquila

Nicole Chen, Harker Aquila Editor-in-Chief

Nicole Chen (12) is Harker Aquila's Editor-in-Chief. She joined the journalism program in her freshman year as a reporter and became features editor as a sophomore. Nicole enjoys working with other members on staff to produce relevant content for Aquila, writing for Harker Journalism’s multiple publications and pursuing her interests in photojournalism. Outside of her role as an editor, Nicole is Curator of TEDxHarkerSchool, President of Japanese National Honor Society, and President of Harker's Econ club. Outside of school, Nicole loves playing with her dog, Brownie, and watching The Office's cold opens.
All content by Nicole Chen

Humans of Harker: To dance, to feel

by Nina Gee, Visuals Editor
June 4, 2019
“I would describe myself as a mix of Midwestern values with the Silicon Valley spirit. Grounded, hardworking, always trying to lend a helping hand. In high school, all those things flourished and led me to run for Student Council, join journalism, dance, play tennis and express my opinions while trying to support others along the way,” Anjay Saklecha (12) said.

Humans of Harker: A helping hand

by Aditya Singhvi, Sports Editor
May 19, 2019
The human experience is timeless, and humans have been trying to understand it and study it for so long. I think with AI, theres a really unique opportunity to better understand what makes us human, what aspects of our humanity are important, and I think technology can help us do that, Nikhil Dharmaraj (12) said.

Humans of Harker: Disruption

by Nicole Chen, Editor-in-Chief
May 9, 2019
Maya Shukla (11) presents her service opportunity to students walking by. The fair took place after advisory today.

National Honor Society hosts Service Fair

by Nicole Chen, Editor-in-Chief
November 13, 2018

U.S. Senate Election

by Nicole Chen, Kathy Fang
November 6, 2018
Ellie Lang-Ree (12), in the role of Mrs. Gibbs, mimes stringing beans with Marina Logue (12), who plays Mrs. Webb. Our Town, this years fall play, portrays a pre-industrial small town at the cusp of the 20th century, with machinery and cars appearing as the plays timeline progresses.

Cast performs annual fall play, first in RPAC

by Michael Eng, Global Columnist
October 31, 2018
Lilly Anderson (12) performs a flip during a halftime cheer performance during the homecoming game. Cheer held their senior night yesterday at 6:45 before the home football game against Oakland Military Institute.

Cheer: Behind the scenes

by Sara Yen, Asst. Features Editor
October 14, 2018
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