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Letters for success

Letters for success

Abdul Qaddour, Staff Writer

December 6, 2015


Filed under FEATURES, Teachers, Top Stories

Teachers face the trials and tribulations of writing recommendation letters for seniors applying to college.

A novel challenge

A novel challenge

Brandon Fagen, Staff Writer

December 3, 2015


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

This year, two BVNW students took part in the National Novel Writing Month. The goal of the month is to write a 50,000-word novel during the course of 30 days.

Black Friday bonding

Lauren Fischer, Staff Writer

November 25, 2015


Filed under FEATURES, Students

Students and staff give their views on Black Friday and their own traditions for the holiday.

Devotion to dance

Devotion to dance

Kaitlyn Noon, Staff Writer

November 24, 2015


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

Senior Sarah Paperi reveals her motivation behind moving to 2014 graduate Carley Fine's dance studio, Perception Dance Company.

Going the extra mile

Going the extra mile

Emma Bruce, Feature Editor

November 19, 2015


Filed under Activities, FEATURES

A group of BVNW cross country members continue their training after the season to participate in an annual half marathon, the Pilgrim Pacer that took place Nov. 15.

A celebratory trip

A celebratory trip

Xiqing Wang, Writer

November 12, 2015


Filed under FEATURES, Teachers

Math teacher Teresa Hogan and six other BVNW faculty members went on a trip last weekend to celebrate Hogan’s successful battle against cancer.

Football players volunteer with Chiefs linebackers

Football players volunteer with Chiefs linebackers

Ayesha Vishnani, Opinion Editor

November 11, 2015


Filed under Activities, FEATURES, SPORTS

BVNW senior football players spent Tuesday working with the Chiefs linebackers and Harvesters to fight hunger in the Kansas City area.

Falling into fantasy

Falling into fantasy

Morgan Lewis, Sports Coordinator

November 10, 2015


Filed under FEATURES, Students

Students at BVNW sit down for hours and pick players with the most points projected, then check their team constantly, creating fantasy football teams and competing against their friends.

More than paper and pencils

More than paper and pencils

Lauren Fischer, Staff Writer

November 3, 2015


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

Sophomores Jacen Wilcutt and Ingrid Johnson draw together to help improve their art.

BVNW students attend Portfolio Day conference

BVNW students attend Portfolio Day conference

Avery Mojica, Puzzle Editor

October 28, 2015


Filed under FEATURES

With 25 different art colleges and over 1,000 students in attendance, the 2015 National Portfolio Day conference Saturday at the Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI) provided prospective youth artists with insight into what an art college can do to help hone their skills. A total of 15 students from BVNW traveled in...

Beyond the band

Beyond the band

Eden Kurr, Staff Writer

October 23, 2015


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

Sophomore Morgan Faw takes private lessons from a professional saxophonist and performs at jazz clubs to improve his musical skill.

Banding together

Banding together

Xiqing Wang, Staff Writer

October 11, 2015


Filed under Activities, FEATURES, Top Stories

High school and middle school band members describe their experiences during eighth grade band night on Oct. 9.

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