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The History of Valentine’s Day

The History of Valentine’s Day

Kylie Wood, Staff Writer

February 13, 2020

Although many Broomfield students celebrate Valentine’s Day, be it with a significant other, friends, or family, most don’t know how the holiday originated. Valentine’s Day has its origins in a Pre-Roman holiday called Lupercalia, a celebration of fertility, cleansing, and the coming of Spring,...

Broomfield Free Ski: What is Backcountry Skiing?

Broomfield Free Ski: What is Backcountry Skiing?

Bella Arreola, Staff Writer

February 10, 2020

Colorado is probably best known for its one-of-a-kind ski resorts that attract skiers and snowboarders from all around the world. At Broomfield High School, skiing is quite a hobby among a majority of the students. James Knudsten, Cole Liebentritt, and Jay Alford are just a few of the many avid skiers...

To Eat or Not To Eat

To Eat or Not To Eat

Sydnee Reichert, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

Lactose intolerance, tree nut allergies, and peanuts are some of the most common food allergies people have today. Some of the most common allergies at Broomfield High School are similarly dairy, gluten, and nuts/seeds. Out of a recent poll taken by (a small amount of) students, most Eagles don’t have...

World War Three: The War Joked About

World War Three: The War Joked About

Elliot Graham, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

There is no denying it, World War Three is a huge topic right now. World war three hashtags have appeared in about 459,000 Instagram posts and upwards of a million twitter posts recently. Even though many posts are only joking around, many posts show people’s fear of conflict and anger towards military...

For The Love of Music

For The Love of Music

Annabelle Lingbeck, Editor in Chief

January 27, 2020

MaraMay Stone, 11, has always loved music. Generations of music lovers in her family have cultivated her love for playing, singing, and writing the melodies in her head, and MaraMay will be contributing her love of music to the Colorado All State Choir this spring. All State is a three-day-long...

Farewell to a Friend

Farewell to a Friend

Mia Gallegos, Staff Writer

January 23, 2020

This past weekend, freshman Maya Guzman returned back to her home in Jalisco, Guadalajara in Mexico. Maya was born in Denton, Texas and moved to Mexico after some family circumstances led her, her mom, and her sister to Guadalajara where her mom’s family lived. After moving to Mexico, Maya would occasionally...

A Home for the Homeless

A Home for the Homeless

Bella Arreola, Staff Writer

January 21, 2020

Lauren Frisch, a junior, is currently working on her Gold Award project for Girl Scouts. She is planning to turn one of the rooms in her church, the United Methodist Church, into a functioning home for the homeless. Lauren’s goal is to give homeless families a place where they can find shelter during...

Education or Marginalization?

Education or Marginalization?

Mia Gallegos, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

Religious beliefs and politics are usually touchy subjects in schools. With so many opposing positions, it can be hard to establish a peaceful and respectful environment for all students.  Social studies teachers are challenged, especially in this area. A lot of their curriculums are based largely ...

On the Road Again

On the Road Again

Avery Schmidt, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

We know that Broomfield High School sports teams travel around the country, but there is a lot more behind-the-scenes work than what everyone sees. Coach Estes, the head coach of BHS baseball, explained some of the planning and scheduling that goes into traveling to their tournament in San Diego d...

The Leading Lady Eagles

The Leading Lady Eagles

Kylie Wood, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

The newly remodeled study center in room 722 has drawn the attention of students due to it’s recent remodel, but do they know the group that actually did it? Women’s Leadership is a group of young women who meet once a week, committed to uplifting each other and developing leadership skills by ...

Changes to Room 722

Changes to Room 722

Kylie Wood, Staff Writer

October 4, 2019

Many students are unaware that room 722 is a newly added all-day study center with teachers for multiple subjects there to help every period. This room is to the right of the Spanish hallway upstairs. Women’s Leadership remodeled room 722 on September 21st into a better studying environment, as their ...

The BHS Schedule Change, Helpful or Hurtful?

The BHS Schedule Change, Helpful or Hurtful?

Hampton Traylor and Elliot Graham

October 3, 2019

The new schedule for the Boulder Valley School District is being tested for the first time this year, and there are mixed feelings about the 8:30-3:45 school day. After switching from the 7:30-3:00 schedule from past years, the subject of the new schedule has been a common topic of discussion in and arou...

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