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Hayley Metz

Hayley Metz, Staff Reporter

Hayley is a senior at Normal Community High School. This is her first year on the Inkspot as a staff reporter. She is involved Cross Country, Track, FCA, and Class Board. All-time dream To travel to every continent. Random fact about me I have a twin sister. Slogan to live by Well done is better than well said.  Farthest I've been from home Paris, France.

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Ainsworths Bachelors and Masters degrees in music composition paid off as she was named Emerging Artist by the Canada Council in 2008.

Darling of the industry: Lydia Ainsworth

Producer Lydia Ainsworth shows off innovative musicality on new album
Hayley Metz, Staff Reporter May 18, 2017

String instruments and synthesizers are words not often used in the same sentence, let alone in the same song. Lydia Ainsworth, however, is working to integrate these contrasting styles with her new album, Darling of the Afterglow. From just the first few seconds of the album, released on March  31,...

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There’s a new “Closer” in town

New single by GAWVI to find great success
Hayley Metz, Staff Reporter Apr 25, 2017

When the Chainsmokers released their song “Closer” in the summer of 2016 it became an instant hit. Its popularity soared as the song spent 12 weeks at number one on the Billboard Top 100, making not only the tune but also the title become insanely recognizable. Soon, though, the Chainsmokers distinguished...

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Opinion: Why you should care:  The impact of current events on the high school life

Opinion: Why you should care: The impact of current events on the high school life

Hayley Metz, Staff Reporter Mar 9, 2017

We live in an age where information is readily available, through our phones, laptops, and televisions, so much so that our phones buzz when a big news story is released, we see pictures from people living halfway around the world, and Google can give an answer in less than a second. When it comes...

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Irate inflate: Responding to ballooning pressures

Irate inflate: Responding to ballooning pressures

Hayley Metz, Staff Reporter Feb 23, 2017

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A new day, a new club

A new day, a new club

How joining a club can make all the difference
Hayley Metz, Staff Reporter Jan 12, 2017

The alarm clock goes off. She stretches out her arm, desperate to regain silence. It’s Monday morning and she thinks ahead to her day: a math test third hour, a Spanish quiz fifth hour, and that boring notes packet in eighth hour science. Groaning, she gets ready for the start of another tedious day...

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Intercity: Girls cross country battles, finishes 2nd

Hayley Metz, Staff Reporter Sep 23, 2016

The girls cross country team finished second in the Intercity meet at Maxwell Park behind U-High, a repeat of last year’s finish for both teams. Before Tuesday’s meet, head coach Tom Patten said, “Our girls team is probably going to get second, although they have as good a chance of winning...

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