The Dark Secrets Behind Your Favorite Social Media Platform

Each experienced social media user knows that when they post ideas online, they receive a media “feed” back to them. Their feed is made up of posts by their followers and by people they follow as well. This raises a serious question: Why are certain pictures and videos being recommended to you in your “feed”? After watching the Netflix documentary The Social Dilemma, one BHHS student offers an informed answer to the question. Continue reading The Dark Secrets Behind Your Favorite Social Media Platform

Varsity Boys Basketball: An Inside Look at a Hot Start

By Benjamin Berfield This season, the varsity boys basketball team has been off to an exciting start with a 10-3 record and a bevy of reasons for their success to continue. The team has demonstrated versatility, toughness, and basketball intelligence, all ingredients toward future wins.  Despite losing a strong group of seniors last year, this year’s team has still shown real promise. There are a … Continue reading Varsity Boys Basketball: An Inside Look at a Hot Start

Taking Their Games to the Next Level!

For most, the fall of senior year is a stressful and overwhelming time – going back to school, fall sports, and most importantly, applying to college. However, for a select few, that process becomes a little easier. Top student-athletes can be recruited by colleges to play for their school, which increases your chances of admission! Read more to find out about Byram’s very own college athletic commits! Continue reading Taking Their Games to the Next Level!

Colorful Chalk Creations Greet Incoming Students

By Nora Lowe On September 3rd, the eve before the first day of school, approximately one-third of the Byram Hills seniors used chalk to colorfully decorate the sidewalk in front of the entrance to the high school. The students’ eye-catching creations greeted incoming high schoolers on the first day of school. The seniors’ creations included their names, encouraging words, and some small illustrations. This has … Continue reading Colorful Chalk Creations Greet Incoming Students