The official student media of Blue Valley Northwest High School

BVNWnews

The official student media of Blue Valley Northwest High School

BVNWnews

The official student media of Blue Valley Northwest High School

BVNWnews

Sophomore Will Gertner does a drill during practice. “I think practice is big in helping perform in games,” Gertner said. “I have the freedom to try things and see what works so I can execute them in games.”(Photo courtesy of Sporting Kansas City).
Kickstarting dreams
Three Northwest students follow the Sporting KC Academy pathway to play professionally.
Danielle Croom, Writer • May 2, 2024
Players on the soccer team celebrate with senior Kate Rooney after she scores the first goal during their game against Olathe South on March 21. “I think we were all waiting for the first goal to realize we can score and we can do this,” Rooney said. The Huskies went on to win against the Falcons, 3-0.
Praj's Plays: April
Prajwal Adhikari, Sports Design Editor • April 23, 2024
Senior Jordan Ouyang said he has gambled in classes when he was bored. (Photo illustration).
Risk and ruin
Sri Trikona and Addie Aadland April 23, 2024
Digital illustration depicting the toxicity that can come with fandoms and social media.
Your fandom is making you sick
Lizzie Lively, Opinions Editor • December 19, 2022

I enjoy being a part of an online fan culture, seeing different cosplayers’ takes on certain characters and reading fan theories. Enjoying media is fun and being a part of a community that enjoys it as well makes it even better. But how much is too...

Digital illustration depicting two marginalized groups playing tug-of-war.
Why are we fighting each other?
Harper Latta, Writer • December 19, 2022

The Oppression Olympics are an event in which no one should ever be winning the gold, silver or bronze. The Oppression Olympics, a term first coined in 1993 by Elizabeth Martinez, is a useless charade pitting marginalized groups against each other to...

Digital illustration representing the benefit privilege plays in certain situations.
Acknowledge your privilege
Shahd Abdeljalil, Photographer • November 4, 2022

Recently, it was deemed unsafe for me to go to a friend’s house because of Islamophobic things her mother had said. The fact that people have the will to presume that I hate America, and discriminate against me just because I wear a scarf on my head...

I cant sit still
I can't sit still
Anna Bailey, Print Editor • September 29, 2022

When I am working on my homework, getting up for a bit and taking a walk helps clear my brain so I can be more productive.  I am neurodivergent, specifically, I have been diagnosed with attention-deficit-hyperactivity disorder. Being forced to sit...

Digital illustration of a person apologizing for being hit by someones car because they think the driver is attractive.
The golden rule
April 15, 2023
Staff Editorial: 100% Human
Staff Editorial: 100% Human
September 29, 2022
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