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The McHenry Messenger

McHenry High School's student-written and -edited newspaper

The McHenry Messenger

McHenry High School's student-written and -edited newspaper

The McHenry Messenger

Becky Arendarczyk

Becky Arendarczyk, Staff Writer

Becky Arendarczyk was a senior at McHenry High School's West Campus and the Messenger's art director during first semester. She enjoys creating art, photography, and anything related to music. Becky loves nature, Animal Crossing, and her kitten.

Recognition:

“The doctor is in” (Best of SNO)

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Becky Arendarczyk

Becky Arendarczyk

Becky Arendarczyk, Art Director
May 10, 2021
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The date for early graduates shifted from December to January 15th. With students still in remote learning, the last day for these grads feels different.

Opinion: The forgotten early grads

Becky Arendarczyk, Artistic Director
January 11, 2021
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Pro-Trump rioters break into Capitol Hill, destroying and looting the property during the Electoral College Certification Wednesday, January 6.

Pro-Trump extremists break into Capitol Hill

Becky Arendarczyk, Artistic Director
January 7, 2021
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Review: The zodiac from an Ariess perspective

Review: The zodiac from an Aries’s perspective

Becky Arendarczyk, Artistic Director
December 16, 2020
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1Aries

[Photo] Aries

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2Taurus

[Photo] Taurus

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3Gemini

[Photo] Gemini

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4Cancer

[Photo] Cancer

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5Leo

[Photo] Leo

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6Virgo

[Photo] Virgo

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7Libra

[Photo] Libra

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8Scorpio

[Photo] Scorpio

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9Sagittarius

[Photo] Sagittarius

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10Capricorn

[Photo] Capricorn

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11Aquarius

[Photo] Aquarius

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12Pisces

[Photo] Pisces

December 16, 2020
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When students register for their courses for the 2021-22 school year, they will be able to choose blended options for many of their core classes.

[Photo] MCHS offers new classes for 2020-21

Narcizo Mancilla, Staff Writer
December 15, 2020
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From Black Friday until Christmas Eve, people flood stores looking for the perfect gift for their loved ones. This year has been the opposite of normal, though, so shoppers shouldnt shop as they normally do.

[Photo] Opinion: Shop safe this holiday season

Alayna Majkrzak, Staff Writer
December 11, 2020
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While most of the world is worried about their physical health, the mental health of many has deteriorated. Therapists, social workers, and other mental health professionals have noticed—and responded.

The doctor is in

Becky Arendarczyk, Art Director
December 8, 2020
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With the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic, many are still having social gatherings and partying like there is no tomorrow, almost as if the pandemic wasnt happening.

[Photo] Opinion: Stop partying and stay safe

Josie Cable, Opinions Editor
December 4, 2020
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Remote learning hasnt been easier, but it has helped some students remain organized and push themselves to succeed.

[Photo] Pro: Remote learning gives students more control

Ciara Duncan, Features Editor
November 17, 2020
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Derek Galvicius gives lighting instructions while Alayna Majkrzak and David Henry look over their lines during a rehearsal for The Living on October 20.

The show must go on

Becky Arendarczyk, Staff Reporter
November 6, 2020
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As the sun sets on an empty MCHS West Campus, a new beginning is coming in the near future. Soon a Hybrid Learning model will  be bringing life back into the building.

[Photo] MCHS to open back up for hybrid learning

Kyla Henige, Managing Editor
October 5, 2020
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Watching movies and shows on Netflix has always been a social activity for teenagers. But shelter-in-place has changed how people consume media together — and how creators release media — possibly forever.

[Photo] How we watch now

Jared Bysiek, Features Editor
April 30, 2020
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When students showed up for the first day of the 2019-20 school year, they had no idea they would be asked to learn from home for the last two months of the school year. The transition to digital learning overwhelmed some students, who lost their motivation to learn as an outcome.

[Photo] Low battery

Stacy Correra, Copy Editor
May 1, 2020
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Mejier in McHenry March 17

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