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Boulder High students participate in national Day of Silence in support of  LGBTQ teens

By Jayden Simelda-Longe, editor Boulder High students participated in the Day of Silence, an LGBT anti-bullying event, on April 11. The national event was marked by students who took a day-long vow of silence that was representative of those who feel … Continue reading

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Students tour out-of-state colleges over spring break

By Jayden Simelda-Longe, editor Spring break is often a time students use to relax and celebrate not being in school. However, over spring break, several BHS students opted to visit out-of-state colleges to go over their future educational options. Colleges … Continue reading

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Boulder High Model United Nations club prepares for upcoming conference under new officers

By Jayden Simelda-Longe, editor Before the end of Spring Break, members of Model United Nations were preparing for an upcoming conference in Denver, and elections for officer positions were also conducted on March 19. Members who had attended three or more conferences … Continue reading

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Dress drive to help those in need find perfect attire for prom

By Jacque Szarmach, staff writer This year at Boulder High, students who can’t afford a prom dress don’t need to worry! Consumer and family studies teacher Nancie Halfmann is holding a dress drive for Boulder High students who need to find the … Continue reading

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Boulder’s “Natural Highs” workshop to foster healthy, natural outlooks for preventing substance abuse

By Chandler Baker, editor Boulder’s own Natural Highs group is hosting a free event on March 13 from 6-9 p.m. for both parents and teens to promote healthy alternatives to drugs and alcohol. In a world where many young teens … Continue reading

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Boulder High School’s Mock Trial team fails to qualify for state tournament despite strong showing at regional competition

By Zoe Dulchinos, staff writer The weekend of Feb. 22 marked the annual regional tournament  for the Colorado Bar Association High School Mock Trial, and unfortunately it also marked the end of the season for both Boulder High School teams. … Continue reading

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Boulder girls swim team bids sad farewell to Japanese student Sayaka Kitabatake

By Jayden Simelda-Longe, editor  Four years ago, Sayaka Kitabatake, a student from Japan, joined the Boulder High girls swim team when her English as a Second Language teacher, who knew that she swam in Japan, suggested it might help improve … Continue reading

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Degitis adds youthful enthusiasm to math department

By Eris Hollingshead & Jacque Szarmach, staff writers Boulder High recently welcomed Mike Degitis, a new staff member, into the math department. Degitis is from Aurora, Colorado, and graduated from C.U. Boulder. His interest in teaching at Boulder High came … Continue reading

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Boulder’s Colie’s Closet solicits donations from Boulder High students to prevent suicide, promote awareness about depression

By Jayden Simelda-Longe, editor With prom coming up in April, some Boulder High students are already starting the process of shopping for dresses. This year will present an opportunity to donate money towards a good cause in the process. Colie’s … Continue reading

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BVSD looking for sponsors for ‘May Madness’

By Chandler Baker, editor Despite the minimal cost that comes along with playing a high-school sport, hidden costs are found everywhere. There are uniforms, lunches and spirit gear. And, god forbid, an athlete gets an injury. Then it really adds … Continue reading

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