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The Central Trend

Nisha Rajakrishna

Nisha Rajakrishna is a senior and entering her last year on staff as an Editor-in-Chief. Nisha loves to travel and experience new cultures, and in her free time, enjoys spending time with friends and family. During her twelve years of school, she has lived in China, Florida, and England before landing in Forest Hills two years ago. However, she could not be more happy about spending her senior year at Forest Hills Central and as a leader of The Central Trend.

Favorite part of being on staff: The incredible people and atmosphere associated with being on staff, as well as getting to learn about FHC through writing

Favorite type of story: Reviews and profiles

Favorite book and why: Kira-kira by Cynthia Kadohata because of its deep story and intriguing characters

Favorite places to travel: England, Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand

Nisha Rajakrishna, Editor in Chief

May 10, 2019
1899 miles is what comes next (Story)
May 08, 2019
Lilly Crook surrounds herself with people and passions she values (Story)
May 08, 2019
PRETTYMUCH enters new, masterful territory with the release of “Phases” (Story)
Apr 29, 2019
Humans of FHC: Alexa Lauer (Story)
Apr 29, 2019
Inside the Classroom #10 – The End (Story)
Apr 26, 2019
Martha’s Vineyard pizza is simply the best of the best (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Humans of FHC: Leo Treash (Story)
Apr 12, 2019
Khalid expands his realm yet again on Free Spirit (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Humans of FHC: Nicole Aquino (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
With Arizona came assurance, but not enough of it (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Global Learners Initiative emphasizes the importance of an inclusive society (Story)
Mar 24, 2019
Inside the Classroom #9: Spring brings The Senior Edition (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
A Boogie wit da Hoodie amazes the crowd at The Intersection (Story)
Mar 15, 2019
Katherine Bell achieves her Gold Award and beyond in her senior year (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
My fleeting moments hold everlasting effects (Story)
Mar 08, 2019
East Grand Rapid’s Clean Juice was a pleasant visit, but ultimately not for me (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez represents hope for the future of Congresses (Story)
Mar 02, 2019
Inside the Classroom #8: Let’s talk numbers (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
FHC musicians weigh in on the importance of music in their lives (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
Humans of FHC: Anonymous (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Ken Jeong surprised with emotional elements in his first stand-up show (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Yote app and its downtown social lab strive to reinvent social media (Story)
Feb 15, 2019
A society of sharing is becoming more apparent by the day (Story)
Feb 09, 2019
Inside the Classroom #7 – A satisfaction stemming from snow (Story)
Feb 08, 2019
The Fowling Warehouse far surpassed my predetermined expectations (Story)
Feb 01, 2019
An analysis into the first life decision (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
Class of 2019 says thank you to the senior moms for the senior treat (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Humans of FHC: Danielle Rapeyko (Story)
Jan 25, 2019
XXXTentacion’s second posthumous release emphasizes his ongoing legacy (Story)
Jan 19, 2019
Inside the Classroom #6 – A day one hundred reflection (Story)
Jan 18, 2019
It’s important to remember the successes too (Story)
Jan 18, 2019
Humans of FHC: Josh Philip (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Senior Josh Uekert returns to FHC with support from his encouraging friends (Story)
Jan 11, 2019
Derry Girls was a unique portrayal of The Troubles of Ireland (Story)
Dec 21, 2018
Miss USA and her discourteous words misrepresented our country (Story)
Dec 19, 2018
Science Olympiad kicks off its season with a first place finish (Story)
Dec 14, 2018
Benny Blanco’s debut album is an underwhelming release (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
Humans of FHC: David Wasilewski (Story)
Dec 11, 2018
Humans of FHC: Aden Boden (Story)
Dec 08, 2018
Inside the Classroom #5 – Traditions and trends (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
Humans of FHC: Gavin O’Meara (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
The tale of a tower (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
Sophomore Julia Beaumont explores the world (Story)
Nov 30, 2018
The 1975 send a powerful message through their newest album (Story)
Nov 21, 2018
World-renowned pediatric cardiologist presents to HOSA students (Story)
Nov 17, 2018
Inside the Classroom #4 – New writers, new records (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
The Bitter End overcomes recent challenges and proves to be a serene local coffee shop (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
TCT’s The Countless Thanks 2018 (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Kirby House is Grand Haven’s hidden gem (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
Ramona and Beezus Cast Q&As – Fall Play 2018 (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
Katie Ritzema showcases her musical talent at New York City’s Carnegie Hall (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Halloween 2018 Photo Gallery (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
It’s never been like this before (Story)
Oct 27, 2018
Inside the Classroom #3 – Taking on MIPA (Story)
Oct 26, 2018
Restaurant Shiraz is an enlightening treat (Story)
Oct 19, 2018
Can you say my name? (Story)
Oct 17, 2018
Biology students enhance classroom learning with a trip to John Ball Zoo (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Humans of FHC: Mason Corcoran (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Humans of FHC: William Romanyk (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Humans of FHC: Yashmeet Kaur (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Atmosphere put on an astounding concert for all (Story)
Oct 06, 2018
Inside the Classroom #2 – TCT meets FHE (Story)
Oct 05, 2018
Freshman Ben Taylor devotes his all to soccer and marching band (Story)
Sep 28, 2018
Sheshco Grill is the perfect stop for delectable Mediterranean dishes (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
Homecoming Spirit Week 2018 – Day 1: Pajama Day (Story)
Sep 21, 2018
David VonEhr and Kristy Butler create the Ranger Science Fund to sustain the science department (Story)
Sep 21, 2018
An allegory of a journey (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
Humans of FHC: Lake Robinson (Story)
Sep 15, 2018
Inside the Classroom #1 — Welcome (Story)
Sep 14, 2018
Troye Sivan’s new album Bloom is a product of his passion and potential (Story)
Sep 12, 2018
FHC Tailgate – September 7, 2018 (Story)
Sep 07, 2018
Italian exchange student Irene Collacchioni joins FHC for her senior year (Story)
Sep 05, 2018
Class size reduction initiatives should be pushed in state governments (Story)
Jun 10, 2018
Humans of FHC: Gabby Hernandez (Story)
Jun 03, 2018
Junior James Aidala immerses himself in a sea of interests (Story)
Jun 02, 2018
The Singapore summit will benefit all involved and beyond (Story)
May 27, 2018
Humans of FHC: Amy Singer (Story)
May 26, 2018
Peppino’s Sports Grille and Pizzeria in Kentwood is a great neighborhood eatery (Story)
May 23, 2018
Student Council Elections 2018 – Q&As with the candidates (Story)
May 20, 2018
With the support of her family, freshman Brittney Probst excels in soccer and basketball (Story)
May 13, 2018
Charlotte Delaney, Addy Kaechele, and Zoey Guikema announced as next year’s drum majors (Story)
May 12, 2018
Open your eyes (Story)
May 07, 2018
FHC Filmfest 2018 Q&As (Story)
May 07, 2018
Sophomore Akansha Das holds a love for science and medicine (Story)
May 05, 2018
Roy Woods impresses with album Say Less (Story)
Apr 29, 2018
Humans of FHC: Sami Fox (Story)
Apr 28, 2018
A year to graduation (Story)
Apr 22, 2018
Jillian Chamberlain has a future in sign language interpretation (Story)
Apr 21, 2018
Remember, don’t rewrite (Story)
Apr 15, 2018
Humans of FHC: Ayah Ayesh (Story)
Mar 31, 2018
Views from up above (Story)
Mar 24, 2018
Logic’s album Everybody holds something for everyone (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
10 members of DECA team qualify for nationals in Atlanta (Story)
Mar 18, 2018
Francesca Duong’s numerous commitments have led her to a successful future (Story)
Mar 11, 2018
Freshman Koyuki Buckhold has a strong voice and a lot on her plate (Story)
Mar 10, 2018
The right to vote extends farther than just presidential elections (Story)
Mar 04, 2018
Humans of FHC: Dorris Dagama (Story)
Feb 25, 2018
Humans of FHC: Ira Smyrnova (Story)
Feb 24, 2018
Marco New American Bistro is the embodiment of casual upscale dining (Story)
Feb 18, 2018
Senior Tony Moceri surrounds himself with music (Story)
Feb 17, 2018
There should be less emphasis on college rankings (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Science Olympiad prepares for Regionals with a first place at the Haslett Invitational (Story)
Feb 10, 2018
More than 9,000 miles away, my grandmothers are still everything to me (Story)
Feb 04, 2018
Megan Raisch publishes her writing, writes poetry, excels in band, and much more (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
Mexican restaurant La Laguna fails to impress (Story)
Jan 27, 2018
Payton Waclawski soars through her senior year as a crew captain (Story)
Jan 21, 2018
Humans of FHC: Maia Cieply (Story)
Jan 20, 2018
Racism still exists (Story)
Jan 14, 2018
Spotify’s Disney Scores playlist completely changes a studying atmosphere (Story)
Jan 11, 2018
Tess Bond and Maddy Williams organize a winter carnival to benefit the Down Syndrome Association (Story)
Dec 31, 2017
Two thousand and seventeen (Story)
Dec 23, 2017
Humans of FHC: Amanda Riffe (Story)
Dec 17, 2017
The Local Epicurean offers entertaining, unique cooking classes (Story)
Dec 16, 2017
Rachael Elianna enjoys FHC as her home away from home (Story)
Dec 10, 2017
Professional journalists are under-appreciated in today’s society (Story)
Dec 09, 2017
ASL students participate in deaf-blind challenges (Story)
Dec 03, 2017
The world is a huge place, and I haven’t seen it (Story)
Dec 02, 2017
Humans of FHC: Caitlin Benitez (Story)
Nov 26, 2017
The pure passion of the debate team has led them to become champions (Story)
Nov 25, 2017
Back in the day (Story)
Nov 18, 2017
Comedy Black-ish succeeds in tackling society’s controversial issues (Story)
Nov 12, 2017
I really need to learn to put my phone down (Story)
Nov 11, 2017
Humans of FHC: Shira Schadick (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
TCT’s The Countless Thanks: Day 4 a�� Nisha Rajakrishna (Story)
Nov 03, 2017
FHC womens’ crew brings crocs back into style (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
Riverdale returns for its second season darker and better than ever (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Dana Kistler participates in two entirely different sports (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
I don’t understand how five teenagers had the power to take away a man’s life (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
Humans of FHC: Kaylyn Whitten (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
The importance of art is applicable to everyone (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Freshman Kyle James-Heer becomes the 2017 USA Triathlon Junior National Champion (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
Restaurant One Trick Pony amazes with its jazzy vibe (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
Olivia Throop explores dance with the West Michigan Youth Ballet (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
A happy place (Story)
Sep 29, 2017
Pho Anh Trang offers delicious and authentic Vietnamese food (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
Humans of FHC: Jasmine Dawson (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Dillon Lee excels in his passions of band and crew (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
Witnessing the aftermath of Hurricane Irma with my own two eyes (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
Humans of FHC: Ella Byam (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
Catch the Spirit Football Preview (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
Commercial news does not emphasize our world’s most important issues (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
FHC skiers showcase their passion in Mount Hood, Oregon (Story)
Sep 06, 2017
Animated movie Leap! falls short of its ample potential (Story)
Sep 01, 2017
Geoffrey Batterbee gets involved with much that FHC has to offer (Story)
Aug 30, 2017
The people who came before me (Story)
Jun 01, 2017
Chicago’s 101 WKQX Piqniq was an entertaining event packed with brilliant music (Story)
May 25, 2017
FHC’s annual Candlelight Ceremony recognizes the accomplishments of the Class of 2017 (Story)
May 23, 2017
2017 Student Council Q&A – Tess Bond (Story)
May 15, 2017
Emonae offers authentic Korean barbecue in an unique setting (Story)
May 08, 2017
How my house became my home (Story)
May 01, 2017
Counselor Sarah Van’t Hof has high hopes to improve education after earning her doctorate degree (Story)
Apr 24, 2017
Disney’s greatly anticipated Beauty and the Beast exceeds its high expectations (Story)
Apr 17, 2017
The power of keeping an open mind (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Eryn Ho’s passion for art is reflected in her latest achievement with Michigan’s Youth Arts Festival (Story)
Mar 27, 2017
Kira-kira is an easy read but a heartfelt story (Story)
Mar 20, 2017
Make yourself happy (Story)
Mar 13, 2017
Battle of the Books encourages students to read through March Madness-like competition (Story)
Mar 06, 2017
El Arriero offers delicious Mexican food in a casual setting (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
British boarding school vs. American high school (Story)
Feb 20, 2017
The revival of PACE Club provides students with an opportunity to discover politics (Story)
Feb 13, 2017
The 1975’s concert at London’s O2 stadium was a night of incredible music (Story)
Feb 06, 2017
Does putting yourself out there live up to the hype? (Story)
Jan 30, 2017
Online classes with Amy Singer are a new way to learn (Story)
Jan 23, 2017
The Gathering Place has a modern twist on classic dining (Story)
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