Monthly Archives: April 2016

Want to be on the Teen Takeover staff?

Calling all teenagers in York County! Interested in getting your work professionally edited, and published online and in print? Having an impact on York County and beyond? Talking with other teens about issues at school and in your neighborhoods? Consider … Continue reading

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In the presidential primaries, who’s the jock and who’s the prep?

By Sophie Barnes Are politicians real people? It may be hard to believe, but these debating, campaigning, and perhaps scheming individuals were once simple students involved in sports and after school activities. They had their awkward school dances. They had … Continue reading

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YCP Rhapsody: A tune of success

In the spring of 2001, way before the premiere of “Pitch Perfect” or the spread of the infectious, catchy cup song, there was an a cappella group formed at York College named YCP Rhapsody. It was a group of eight … Continue reading

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York College a cappella singer: ‘accidents led to my passion’

By Kirsten Nicholl In elementary school, Akiva Harker was part of the choir. Harker was like every other kid and wanted to join the choir to skip class with his friends. Now, he is a member of YCP Rhapsody, York College’s … Continue reading

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York College a cappella rapper’s advice: ‘Perfect your craft’

DeJour Hood, a fifth­-year senior at York College, is the rapper and vocal percussionist for YCP Rhapsody, the college’s a cappella group and has been in the group for two years.  A key that he says will help you if … Continue reading

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YCP Rhapsody: ‘A weird dysfunctional family with great singing abilities’

As many students are preparing for college in the fall, emotions are running wild. Questions of friends, activities, classes, finances, and much more swamp a new student. However, there is peace among this storm. Adam Gagnon, a junior at York College found his … Continue reading

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More than just an a cappella group

Just like any group that shares similar passions and spends a great deal of time together, York college’s a cappella group functions just like a family. They do it all together- from celebrating a performance well done, grabbing a bite … Continue reading

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