“Hacking” Away at Computer Science

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BRONX, NY – Students in the Harry S Truman High School Computer Science class broke out the laptops and flexed their programming muscles for their first-ever Hack-a-thon. The event challenged students to show off their best computer programming skills – and then share those skills with their classmates.  Hack-A-Thons are …

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Hispanic Heritage Month

Ms. Williams speaks to a group of students at the Hispanic Heritage Month Program. (Photo by Ebenezer Aboagye)

By, Ebenezer Aboagye – Grade 12 On Wednesday October 19th, Harry S Truman’s Spanish teachers organized an event inviting their top students to join them in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. The celebration kicked off with popular Spanish music being played while the invitees settled into their seats and had some …

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New York Historical Society Internship

Interested in a unique, hands-on experience at New York’s oldest museum? The New-York Historical Society offers two sessions of the Student Historian Internship Program each year. Application deadline is September 30 and the program runs from November 16, 2016 to June 7, 2017. For more information, visit: https://www.nyhistory.org/education/internships/high-school-internships