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Beyond the band

Beyond the band

Eden Kurr, Staff Writer

October 23, 2015

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

Syria divided: One student’s story about fleeing the civil war

Syria divided: One student’s story about fleeing the civil war

Ayesha Vishnani, Opinion Editor

October 8, 2015

With the ongoing armed conflict in Syria, junior Rama Bakir left her homeland with her family to escape the dangerous conditions caused by the civil war.

En Garde on the dance floor

En Garde on the dance floor

Gabe Swartz, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015

Senior Alexa Summers recently began participating in classes for fencing and swing dancing.

’90s trends at BVNW

’90s trends at BVNW

Kaitlyn Noon, Staff Writer

September 26, 2015

BVNW students who sport '90s trends on a regular basis discuss why and how they wear what they wear.

Coding in California

Coding in California

Claudia Chen and Zac Johnson

August 20, 2015

Type, compile, error, repeat. Junior Lily Sha spent seven weeks this summer in San Francisco at Twitter headquarters learning how to code, as a part of the Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program.

Summer in a map

Summer in a map

Brandon Fagen, Morgan Lewis, Avery Mojica, and Gabe Swartz

August 12, 2015

For a more detailed description of these students' trips, read below. To jump to a particular student's trip, click on their name. Katie Laxson Anna Chalupa Emile Batrouney Sarah Callahan Sophie Levine Jensen Panegasser Trisha Xue Katie Laxson: Austin, Texas After five days of driving, ...

Photography on display

Photography on display

Morgan Lewis, Writer

April 29, 2015

Seniors Marie Nabors and Courtney Long have been accepted into an exhibit at the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art to display their work to spectators.

Loving her blog to bits

Loving her blog to bits

Emma Bruce, Writer

April 13, 2015

After numerous college visits and submitting 12 applications, senior Lauren Baumert has decided to share her experiences and advice on her blog, Love Her to Bits. Although the intended purpose of the blog was to keep people informed on her life at college next year, she also uses it to share what sh...

Basketball buddies

Basketball buddies

Olivia Baird, Opinion Editor

March 2, 2015

Many BVNW students participate in recreational (rec) basketball leagues due to their relaxed and pressure-free environment, as well as the time they allow for friends to be together.

Schmidt is it

Schmidt is it

Avery Mojica, Puzzle Editor

February 11, 2015

As his fingers glide across the guitar strings, freshman Kyle Schmidt brainstorms how he can make the chord he has just made into a verse. This verse will be the beginning of a full-scale song, which he produces on his own. Schmidt said he has been producing music since elementary school, with his...

Speaking volumes

Speaking volumes

Laney Breidenthal, Feature Editor

February 5, 2015

This feature can also be found in the Feb. issue of The Express. Listen to a sample of senior Austin Klein here.

Bath bombs: a look into the trend

Bath bombs: a look into the trend

Emma Bruce, Writer

February 5, 2015

The bath bomb bubbles and fizzes as it is dropped into the water. Pink and blue burst out of the spot the bath bomb was placed and gradually spread throughout the water in the tub. Underneath the colorful foam, the bath has turned a dark purple.

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