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In Memory of Sadie Hawkins

In Memory of Sadie Hawkins

Kaitlin Coleman, Staff Writer

February 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

This past weekend marked the death of one of the long-lived traditions at Broomfield High School. Exactly one year ago on Sunday, was the day of the last winter dance that our seniors, and possibly juniors, will ever see. I hate to break it to you, Broomfield, but there will not be a winter dance this...

Looks Don’t Matter…Unless You’re Ugly

Looks Don’t Matter…Unless You’re Ugly

Chase Hull, Staff Writer

February 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

  Everyone has heard at least one person mindlessly regurgitate the clichéd, somehow self-assuring expression: “Looks don’t matter.” These words are often hopefully exclaimed to put self-evaluating minds at ease. But how much truth do they really hold?   “Looks definitely ...

A Supreme Court Conundrum

A Supreme Court Conundrum

Matthew Burkard, Staff Writer

February 25, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Replacing the late Supreme Court Justice Anthony Scalia has opened the floor to bipartisan imbalance, and the political dynamic of the Supreme Court of the United States, or SCOTUS, may be changed entirely. Traditionally, the nine members of the Supreme Court is divided unevenly amongst the political ...

iPhone Vs. Android

Daulton Logan, Staff Writer

February 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Ever since the first iPhones and Androids came out people have been arguing about which one is better: “My Android is simply more intelligent than any iPhone will ever be!” “Yeah...well… I’ve had iPhones since they first came out, and they’re cool! So suck on that!” Overall the iPh...

Feminism Vs. Meninism

Feminism Vs. Meninism

Natalie Gwinn, Editor/ Staff Writer

February 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Meninism vs. Feminism It almost seems like we have not progressed past the 1960’s feminist movement in America. You would think that with all the progress that has been going on in America since the 1960s, like the legalization of same-sex marriage, that everyone would grow to love each other and ...

Just Another Day

Just Another Day

Lindsay Malkin, Staff Writer

February 17, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Valentine's Day: #45 of #366 this Year: Mathematical Evidence of it being Just Another Day   Roses. Chocolates. Cards. Hearts. A waste of money. All things I think of when the term “Valentine’s Day” comes to mind. This holiday was a way to draw couples together with the power of...

Senioritis

Senioritis

Sarah Scott, Yearbook Media Editor

January 8, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

How Contagious is Senioritis?   Early acceptance letters and committing to colleges takes pressure off seniors for the rest of the school year. When students realize they have signed to a college, the rest of high school does not seem to matter because they have already been accepted. Littl...

Hey, Look At Me Everyone!

Hey, Look At Me Everyone!

Megan Quinlan, Staff Writer

December 10, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Wait a second. Do boys “peacock” as much or more than girls at our school? Do they use the same tactics to get the people they have crushes on to like them back? In a previous article, Chad Croell described the methods in which girls attract attention; however, what do the students of Broomfield h...

Broomfield’s Future Looks Chrome

Broomfield’s Future Looks Chrome

Chase Hull, Staff Writer

December 8, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Nearing the end of October, the freshmen class of BHS gathered in the Eagle Gym as “418 Chromebooks were deployed in less than 20 minutes,” Mrs. Davidson said. At $265 per-chromebook, including the BVSD management software, this was a sizeable investment for the district. The initial funding was provide...

PARCC Is CCRAP? It Seems Backwards

PARCC Is CCRAP? It Seems Backwards

Chase Hull, Staff Writer

October 27, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The new wave of standardized tests, which piloted last year for students in grades 3-11 across the nation, received mixed reactions to say the least. For example, BHS test takers almost unanimously agreed that the nature in which the tests were proctored was half-hearted, and the convoluted software and...

Stories Behind the Ink

Stories Behind the Ink

Elaine Webber, Staff Writer

September 28, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Societal evolution is what makes the world go ‘round. Things that do not change are soon forgotten, and the remembered is always evolving. This holds true for human opinion. Even twenty years ago, being marked by ink was the equivalent of being marked as uncivilized, a troublemaker, or someone ...

In Spirit of StuCo

In Spirit of StuCo

Kaitlin Coleman, Staff Writer/Copy Editor

September 28, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Uncategorized

"Get ready for the best week of your life," Sophie Henehan said, a junior and member of one of Broomfield's finest groups: Student Council. It all begins today. In preparation for homecoming, which will be this Saturday, October 3rd at Sports Authority Field, StuCo created a week of spirit-filled f...

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