The Central Trend

Ashlyn Korpak
Ashlyn Korpak is a sophomore and entering her second year on The Central Trend. Ashlyn hopes to continue writing for The Central Trend for all of her high school career. She plays volleyball, rides horses and loves to read. Her favorite kind of writing is columns and editorials.
  • Favorite part of being on staff: Getting to write and meet new people.
  • Favorite type of story: Editorials and columns.
  • Hobbies/interests: Volleyball, horseback riding and reading.
  • Favorite Book and why: I have no idea there are way too many to pick from!
  • Its Friday night, you will usually find Ashlyn: Hanging out with friends, or watching Netflix

Ashlyn Korpak, Managing Editor of Assignments

Feb 14, 2018
Humans of FHC: Valentine’s Day Edition (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Tristan Kerr reflects on breaking out of the FHC bubble and looks to his future at Ferris (Story)
Feb 10, 2018
New fast food restaurant Freddy’s adds some great twists to the average dining expirence (Story)
Feb 04, 2018
Humans of FHC: Molly Neary (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
A realization that you can’t believe anything (Story)
Jan 28, 2018
Zoey Guikema focuses on the future (Story)
Jan 27, 2018
Complaining about school doesn’t change anything (Story)
Jan 20, 2018
Murder on the Orient Express opened my eyes to the world of murder mysteries (Story)
Jan 14, 2018
Humans of FHC: Sarah Raisch (Story)
Dec 29, 2017
Humans of FHC: Lindsey Lunt (Story)
Dec 24, 2017
Tobin Buhk’s passion for literature is a part of every aspect of his life (Story)
Dec 23, 2017
Don’t complain about snow days (Story)
Dec 12, 2017
The Throne of Glass series wows readers no matter their age (Story)
Dec 10, 2017
FHC students perform in variations of The Nutcracker every holiday season (Story)
Dec 09, 2017
Finding colors in a colorless world through books (Story)
Dec 03, 2017
Emma Beck uses unique outlets to express her creativity (Story)
Dec 02, 2017
The science of giving thanks (Story)
Nov 26, 2017
Work Experience gives an alternative option for sixth hour (Story)
Nov 25, 2017
Curry Leaf made my first experience with Indian food extremely enjoyable (Story)
Nov 19, 2017
Humans of FHC: Olivia Ogilvie (Story)
Nov 18, 2017
Words have power (Story)
Nov 12, 2017
What is a lie? (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Noises Off Cast Q&As – Fall Play 2017 (Story)
Nov 08, 2017
Alexander Hahn’s determination has been blatantly obvious since day one (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Hiking Club gives FHC students the chance to put down their technology and pick up some hiking boots (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
Claire Baguley lives a life full of basketball, cooking, and friends (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Division 2 Pre-Districts – FHC Football vs. Mattawan: October 27th 2017 (Story/Photo)
Oct 26, 2017
Are school sports worth the money? (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
Bandtasia takes my breath away…again (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
FHC Band puts on annual Bandtasia performance (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
The new Taco Bell did not meet my expectations (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Humans of FHC: Carol Sprys (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Hillary Baker takes on her second year at FHC (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Go against the wiring (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
The importance of participation (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
Humans of FHC: Charlotte Delaney (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Rose’s brightens up East Grand Rapid’s lake front (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Keegan Moore follows many different paths (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
Take the time to find your own voice (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
FHC students travel to Iceland (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
Humans of FHC: Morghan Tilton (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
How to study without dying of boredom (Story)
Sep 04, 2017
Humans of FHC: Susan Toppen (Story)
Aug 31, 2017
Annie Seeber makes the most of her high school experience (Story)
Aug 28, 2017
How to be a morning person (Story)
Jun 05, 2017
Rita Shaheen prepares to leave FHC (Story)
May 26, 2017
My love hate relationship with the movie Everything Everything (Story)
May 24, 2017
2017 Student Council Q&A – Meredith Vanskiver (Story)
May 24, 2017
2017 Student Council Q&A – Tommy Hendricks (Story)
May 19, 2017
Today (Story)
May 10, 2017
Requiem Preview Q&A (Story)
May 06, 2017
Where do you stand when it comes to global warming? (Story)
Apr 28, 2017
We won it then so don’t give it up now (Story)
Apr 17, 2017
Forensics: not the dead body kind (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
What is Audism? (Story)
Mar 24, 2017
Why Florida? (Story)
Mar 17, 2017
The makeover of Ada Village (Story)
Mar 10, 2017
The Memory of Light is a book that makes you think (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
Winter Senior Challenge 2017 (Story)
Mar 07, 2017
Ashlyn Fitch – Musical Q&A (Story)
Mar 03, 2017
Trust is such an important thing (Story)
Feb 24, 2017
Special Olympic students stand out in FHC’s Unify Basketball team (Story)
Feb 17, 2017
We are (Story)
Feb 17, 2017
Friendships are fickle things (Story)
Feb 10, 2017
FHC Winterfest Assembly 2017 (Story)
Feb 10, 2017
Grey’s Anatomy proves to be what it lives up to (Story)
Feb 03, 2017
Macho Volleyball, a big part of Winterfest traditions. (Story)
Jan 27, 2017
Numbers don’t define us (Story)
Jan 20, 2017
Several FHC teachers find midterm exams necessary (Story)
Jan 16, 2017
Sugar Momma’s is Grand Rapids’ hidden gem (Story)
Jan 06, 2017
A Letter to Them (Story)
Dec 22, 2016
The Crushing Pressure of Grades (Story)
Dec 18, 2016
The Twelve Songs Of Christmas (Story)
Dec 09, 2016
Panera on 28th and Kraft Needs to Make Changes (Story)
Dec 03, 2016
Isabelle Popp: Stanford Summer Program (Story)
Nov 19, 2016
The Sad Death of Libraries (Story)
Nov 18, 2016
Year Round School: Not as Bad as it Sounds (Story)
Nov 13, 2016
Freshman Firsts: First High School Sport Season (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
Murder’s in the Heir Review (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
Colleen and Timmy Kramer participate in Paws with a Cause (Story)
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