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Bridging the gap

Bridging the gap

Flammy Huo, Writer

November 30, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

With candles lit, turkey cooked and decorations set up, BVNW families gear up for the holidays. However, some families are missing members during the holiday season. Senior Camille Abdel faced the uncertainty of the reunion with her older sister, Sarah Abdel, a former BVNW student who serves in the Navy. According...

Traveling to inspire youth

Traveling to inspire youth

Flammy Huo, Writer

November 11, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

Senior Ian Roozrokh has his luggage packed even on school days because he has committed himself heavily in North American Federation of Temple Youth (NFTY), an organization that aims to reform Jewish teens and elevate their leadership skills. Participating in NFTY since seventh grade, Roozrokh is...

Emotion in Motion

Emotion in Motion

Avery Mojica, Puzzle Editor

October 21, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

A blank piece of paper sits in front of junior Gavin Wylie. He picks up his colored pencils and pens and begins to sketch out the shape of a face. This drawing is the beginning of what will become a cartoon-like character, and possibly an animation. Wylie began to notice his artistic talents at about...

Got Goats?

Got Goats?

Flammy Huo and Natasha Vyhovsky

August 14, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

Junior Peter Hartman and senior Kate Messer spent their summer days in the hot sun at Deanna Rose Farmstead, surrounded by goats, geese and prairie dogs. Their jobs ranged from scooping ice cream to grooming ponies. Hartman said he began his adventures at Deanna Rose two years ago as a volunteer,...

Baseball defeated by Jaguars

Baseball defeated by Jaguars

Greyson Woerpel, Reporter

April 8, 2014


Filed under Activities, Husky Headlines, Sports Videos, Springs Sports, Students

Despite a late in the game rally by the Huskies, the BVNW baseball team fell just short of continuing their win streak against BVW tonight, and lost 5-4. At the top of the first inning the Huskies battle as the Jaguar's leading pitcher, who has signed to a D1 school throws an array of balls and stri...

Remixing his passion for music

Remixing his passion for music

Greyson Woerpel, Writer

March 27, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

The vibrations of the music beat hard and fast against the computer’s speakers as the techno music continues to be altered by the click of a mouse adding new tones and mixes to the already produced song. Sophomore Jason Laramore has been editing music for the past two and a half years and placing ...

Fish are friends, not food

Fish are friends, not food

Avery Mojica, Writer

February 3, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

Inside a large basement, four massive tanks of aquatic life cover the edges. A diversity of fish swim inside each tank, each with varying degrees of rarity. These collections belong to freshman Dominic Moorman, who has been collecting exotic fish since he was four years old. “My dad gave me and my sister a f...

Video and Demonstration: Opening energy channels through Falun Dafa

Video and Demonstration: Opening energy channels through Falun Dafa

Claudia Chen, Writer

December 5, 2013


Filed under Feature Videos, Husky Headlines, Students, Top Stories

The practice of Falun Dafa includes five different sets of movement, titled "Buddha Showing A Thousand Hands," "Falun Standing Stance," "Penetrating the Two Cosmic Extremes," "Falun Heavenly Circulation" and "Way of Strengthening Divine Powers." Sophomore Alice Kuang demonstrates a few of the steps...

Veteran’s Day Feature: Family Strong

Veteran’s Day Feature: Family Strong

Sidney Hallak, Writer

November 11, 2013


Filed under Students

Family can be annoying, supportive, loving, frustrating or important. For senior Sarah VanZwoll, she said her family time is precious and a rare occurrence. This is because her father, Lieutenant Colonel Bill VanZwoll, is a marine aviator and is only home once or twice a month. Bill flies F18 fighter...

Life without meat

Life without meat

Avery Mojica, Writer

October 31, 2013


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Teachers, Top Stories

Imagine picking food in a grocery store, but nothing contained animal products. There would be no meat, eggs or even honey. English Language Arts teacher Kyle Farrington and senior Sabrina White reflect on their experiences with a vegan diet. _________________ A Vegan Teacher English Language Arts ...

Monster Makeover: The Making of the Zombie Mask

Monster Makeover: The Making of the Zombie Mask

Natasha Vyhovsky, Writer

October 24, 2013


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

Expanding on an article published in the October issue of The Express, senior Sydney Walls demonstrates her passion for costume makeup by disguising junior Miles Bredehoeft. From the Magazine: Monster Makeover Hunched zombies limp and stumble, bloody gashes covering their faces and bones protruding from...

New lead dogs of The Pound

New lead dogs of The Pound
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Madeline Maloney, Copy Editor

October 21, 2013


Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

Seniors Keenan George and Ian MacGillivray help lead the student section, The Pound, at sporting events and aim to fill the shoes of last year's graduates. The class of 2013 roars in excitement as the performers dance in unison, then raise the Husky Spirit Stick for everyone to see. The mass of boys ...

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