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The Chieftain

The Student News Site of Piscataway High School

The Chieftain

The Student News Site of Piscataway High School

The Chieftain

Yamini Pathak reciting some of her poems to a group of PHS students.
Yamini Pathak: A Poet Challenging Stereotypes
Kayla Gonzales, Editor in Chief • June 7, 2022

As April is National Poetry Month, New Jersey poet Yamini Pathak shared her uniquely beautiful story that challenges the expectations put into...

Life as a Student Athlete at PHS
Life as a Student Athlete at PHS
How PHS athletes manage to succeed on the field and in the classroom
Zola Gregory, Journalism Class Contributor • June 15, 2022
PHS Junior Conducts Research for University Scientists
PHS Junior Conducts Research for University Scientists
Most teens don’t study cells and proteins and present them in front of the board at Rutgers University, but some do...
Dejah Clowney, Journalism Class Contributor • June 15, 2022
Recognizing Toxic Relationships
Recognizing Toxic Relationships
These types of relationships are more common and dangerous than many realize
Danika Carranza, Journalism Class Contributor • June 15, 2022
PHS Students Explore Various Options After Graduation
PHS Students Explore Various Options After Graduation
How do you come up with a plan for what lies ahead?
Nyasa Bryson, Journalism Class Contributor • June 15, 2022
Journey to a New Home
Journey to a New Home
Two PHS Students Describe their Experiences Immigrating to the US
Tirth Patel, Journalism Class Contributor • June 15, 2022
Things to Watch, Play, Read, and Listen To over the Summer
Things to Watch, Play, Read, and Listen To over the Summer
The Chieftain staff would like to share some of their favorite media recommendations to celebrate the end of the year!
The Chieftain Staff June 15, 2022
Senior Ava Atienza performs a solo cover of a Phoebe Bridgers song on stage as she plays guitar
The PHS Coffeehouse Returns with a Night of Emotional Student Performances
Poetry and music return to the Anthony Commons on a night to remember
Kayla Gonzales, Editor in Chief • June 15, 2022
Spider-Man Unmasked
Who Wore it Best? Spider-Man Showdown
Are you team Tobey, Andrew, or Tom?
Davin Rolon, Journalism 2 Student Reporter • June 15, 2022
Is It Time To Retire the Chief?
The PHS Ethicist
Is It Time To Retire the Chief?
The PHS Ethicist March 31, 2022
Key Club attends DECON Conference
PHS Key Club Attends DECON Conference
Laura Liebowitz, Key Club Advisor • May 15, 2022
According to recent proposed legislation, New Jersey juniors may not need their NJGPA score to graduate, despite already taking it.
Uncertainty Over New State Graduation Test
Emily Jiang, School/Student Life Reporter • May 7, 2022
Parting is such sweet sorrow....
The Shakespeare Theater of NJ Visits PHS
Wallace Lau, Chieftain contributor • April 5, 2022
SNHS Virtual Conference
PHS Science National Honor Society Hosts Alumni Day
Yumna Qasim, Editor in Chief • March 15, 2022
The race goes off!
PWAY 5K Returns to PHS
Yumna Qasim, Editor in Chief • May 15, 2022
BOBF
The Book of Boba Fett: A Mysterious Star Wars Character Has His Secrets Revealed
Davin Rolon, Journalism 2 Contributor • May 15, 2022
NFTs, or non fungible tokens, are controversial, digital items that have recently come to both popularity and criticism.
Are NFTs Worth It?
Andrea Viola, Creative Reporter • May 7, 2022
Meet the Staff
Nyasa Bryson
Journalism Student Reporter
Dejah Clowney
Journalism Guest Reporter
Zoha Khan
Zoha Khan
Culture Editor
Joseph Wojtowicz
Joseph Wojtowicz
Sports Reporter