Harker Aquila

Narendra Modi clinches win in Indian elections

Narendra Modi clinches win in Indian elections

by Arushi Saxena, Global Editor

May 25, 2019


Filed under Global, News, Online Exclusive

Indian Prime Minister achieved a landslide victory in the country's general elections on May 23, gaining 63.6% of the vote according to a Nielsen poll. Dedicating his victory to the Indian people, Modi earned himself a second term in office, leading the Bharatiya Janata Party to a victory. Following...

Freshman, Sophomore, and Junior class council candidates deliver speeches

Freshman, Sophomore, and Junior class council candidates deliver speeches

by Nicole Tian, Reporter

April 27, 2019


Filed under News

The freshman, sophomore, and junior class candidates for next year’s student council delivered their speeches in place of morning office hours and class meetings on Apr. 24 and 26 in the Auxiliary Gym, Athletic Center and the Patil Theater, respectively. Freshman speeches began with four out of fiv...

Special counsel did not find conspiracy or coordination between Russia and Trump campaign, Attorney General writes

Special counsel did not find conspiracy or coordination between Russia and Trump campaign, Attorney General writes

by Ryan Guan, Executive News Editor

March 24, 2019


Filed under News, Online Exclusive

The investigation of special counsel Robert Mueller did not find any knowing coordination between President Donald Trump’s campaign members and the Russian government, according to a letter sent to Congress from Attorney General William Barr that summarized Mueller's confidential report, which was completed on Fr...

American Party System, Take Six

American Party System, Take Six

by Kathy Fang, Managing Editor

January 6, 2019


Filed under Online Exclusive, Opinion, Showcase

Nov. 6, 2018—the fated, long anticipated Election Day—came and passed in a flurry of red and blue. Voters around the country trickled into the polls to register and cast their ballots, newspapers and broadcasts ran nonstop programs and the nation held its breath in anticipation of the final results:...

Shah Salon kicks off second year of discussions

Shah Salon kicks off second year of discussions

by Nicole Chen, Editor-in-chief

October 31, 2018


Filed under Facebook Briefs, News, Online Exclusive

The first set of Shah Salon discussions this school year took place today in various Shah classrooms from 3:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event was broken down into four sessions: “#Me2.0” with history teacher Donna Gilbert and math teacher Dr. Lola Muldrew, “Election 2018” with history teachers Carol Green and Julie Wheeler, “Toxic Mas...

Freshman council candidates deliver speeches before Thursday elections

Freshman council candidates deliver speeches before Thursday elections

by Nicole Chen, Editor-in-chief

October 16, 2018


Filed under Facebook Briefs, Online Exclusive

Freshmen listened to speeches from their peers running for student council positions during the school meeting period this morning, in preparation for voting during lunch on Thursday, which will be held in the journalism room. Twenty-nine freshmen ran for the five student council positions. Candidates...

The student news site of The Harker School.
elections