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PERFORMING ARTS PATHWAYS

Lauren Clarke, Editer-in-chief

March 13, 2019

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Music: Band, orchestra and choir, are all included in the broader music career pathway. Courses in this pathway include AP music theory, band and choir, however there are also several opportunities outside of class for students interest...

New online course offered by D214 aims to help students cope with stress

Connor Wielgos

March 13, 2019

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As student stress becomes more of an issue in schools across the country, D214 has begun to offer an online course focused on mindfulness for AP students. The class will run until mid-April, when exam season intensifies. Th...

Dance takes center stage in the spring musical “A Chorus Line”

Allie Zyck

March 13, 2019

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With nine Tony Awards, 6,137 Broadway performance and a Pulitzer Prize, “A Chorus Line” is one of the most successful musicals of all time. On April 11, 12 and 13, the BG theatre department will be putting their own spin ...

Food Extinction: Favorite foods could vanish off shelves for good

Phoebe Rusch

March 13, 2019

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Scientists predict that in 2050 certain foods will be extinct, a few being avocadoes, chocolate and strawberries.  This all has to do with the earth growing warmer second by second and farming seasons are unpredictable. F...

February Issue Current Events

Allie Zyck

March 1, 2019

Filed under Current Events, News

2020 Presidential election season begins With less than 700 days to go until the next federal election, candidates have officially begun to announce their intentions to run. In particular, the Democrat field is looking rather cr...

CYNTOIA BROWN GRANTED CLEMENCY AFTER GAINING ATTENTION FROM KIM KARDASHIAN AND OTHER CELEBRITIES

Itzel Segura, Sports Editor

February 28, 2019

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Cyntoia Brown was 16 years old when she shot the man that got her into sex trafficking, Johnny Allen. After her trial in 2006, Brown was sentenced to 51 years to life in prison for first degree murder, felony murder and aggra...

Music festivals consider security changes as threats increase

Phoebe Rusch, News Editor

February 28, 2019

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Recently, Coachella  announced that they are finding ways to combat violence, assault and harassment at the festival.  With the large number of attacks during concerts in recent years, including the bombing at Manchester and t...

Federal government shutdown impacts entire country

Allie Zyck, In Depth Editor

February 27, 2019

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For 24 years, the record for the longest shutdown in American history stood at 21 days in 1995 during the Clinton administration as a result of conflict between the President and Congress over increasing Medicare funding. This record w...

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