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Down the drain — or not

Down the drain — or not

Grace Ainslie, Senior Reporter

May 26, 2016


Filed under News

During passing periods and after school, the restrooms are some of the most visited places on campus, but finding a working stall can sometimes be difficult. The 10 girls restroom stalls throughout the Flood Mansion clog regularly. “The clogging happens be- cause this building was built...

Young models hit the books, while building them

Young models hit the books, while building them

Julia-Rose Kibben, Design Editor

May 17, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Features

As they finish up high school and approach college, a trio of teen models begin to consider whether or not they are ready to commit to a career in the fashion industry. Junior Hailey Long was approached by a modeling agent while shopping with her mom when she was 13-years-old — she signed soon after. “...

Announcement prompts reflection

Announcement prompts reflection

Kristina Cary, Managing Editor

May 17, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Attorney General Loretta Lynch’s announcement last Monday was not only notable for its declaration that the Department of Justice plans to sue North Carolina over a recently approved law, but also for the powerful message it sent to the transgender community. The law, signed into effect two months ...

Women dare to go bare

Women dare to go bare

Lisabelle Panossian, Web Editor

May 17, 2016


Filed under Features

A movement spearheaded by an actress and advocated by a teenager is taking the nation by storm — centering around the female anatomy. Free the Nipple, a gender equality movement, emphasizes the right women hold to be topless and breastfeed legally in public. “You can see naked women in magazin...

Student council election rules updated

Student council election rules updated

Claire Kosewic, Senior Reporter

May 17, 2016


Filed under News

Posters advertising candidates plaster bathroom stall doors, hallway walls and stairways during class elections season, but unlike previous years, none of them promoted students for the roles of secretary, treasurer, publicity or activities. Two class representative offices have replaced those position...

Classes of 2020 meet for the first time

Classes of 2020 meet for the first time

Darrean Loy, Reporter

April 27, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News

The student councils at both high schools greeted incoming freshmen at the annual Ice Cream Social held at Stuart Hall High School — the first time both classes of 2020 met each other.  “I think of myself sometimes as an introvert but this allowed me to talk to people I probably wouldn’t talk to on...

Award winning poet and author shares importance of writing, poetry

Award winning poet and author shares importance of writing, poetry

Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

Self-proclaimed “wandering poet” spoke about the power of poetry and writing with CSH and SHHS this morning during assembly in Syufy Theatre, reading from her own published works and other select pieces. Naomi Shihab Nye, who has published over 30 volumes of poetry and prose and received num...

Annual Congé celebrated at Six Flags

Annual Congé celebrated at Six Flags

Grace Ainslie, Senior Reporter

March 23, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, News

Cheers exploded in Syufy Theatre as Student Body Council announced the annual Congé celebration with wristbands and confetti guns during a senior presentation. “The girls’ Student Council put extra effort in our announcement because we know that's one of the most exciting parts,” Student Body Pr...

Chewing on food for thought

Chewing on food for thought

Kristina Cary, Managing Editor

March 16, 2016


Filed under Features

Although teens may try to maximize their performance in school by getting an adequate amount of sleep and reviewing class notes, they might not know that their diet can also be crucial to academic success, affecting how their brain functions. “Everything that we put into our body affects the function ...

From classrooms to courts: Teachers coach variety of sports

From classrooms to courts: Teachers coach variety of sports

Neely Metz, Copy Editor

March 15, 2016


Filed under Sports & Fitness

After a day of being active in the classroom, many teachers replace their formal work clothes with t-shirts and athletic shorts to coach a school sport. “I ran track for a little while in high school, and it was something I really enjoyed,” math teacher Amy Leaver, who coaches track and field, s...

Parent Association prepares for largest annual event

Parent Association prepares for largest annual event

Lisabelle Panossian, Web Editor

March 15, 2016


Filed under News

Out-of-the-box themes on websites and school buildings such as “Do you believe in Magic?” issue a call to action by a powerhouse cooperative that raises over half a million dollars annually for all four schools. “Everybody in the four schools can come to participate in our events,” Parent Associ...

Staff members reflect on personal media-related experiences during Scholastic Journalism Week

Staff members reflect on personal media-related experiences during Scholastic Journalism Week

Neely Metz and Kristina Cary

February 26, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Interactives

As Scholastic Journalism Week nears the end, staff on The Broadview have time to reflect on what journalism means to them. The annual week extends from Feb. 21-27, and is sponsored and scheduled by the Journalism Education Association. The event is meant to encourage young journalists to learn and exercis...

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