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Westworld is an amusement park that endorses violence from the wickedest souls to answer deep philosophical questions.

Westworld, A Glimpse Into the Future

September 21, 2022

Westworld is a compelling sci-fi show that brings awareness to the intricacies of human society. This captivating show aired in 2016 on HBO and made headlines for its controversial plotline and questionable...

Bitcoin is the most widely used cryptocurrency in developing nations.

Cryptocurrency Encourages Economic Equality

September 14, 2022

Cryptocurrency - one word brings controversy and a new technologically advanced currency to this time period. In one word, cryptocurrency is the possibility of making thousands of dollars with one investment...

Dr. Morales is especially interested in working for Boulder High given the schools rich history.

A Vision and Mission of Trust and Respect

May 9, 2022

Next school year, Dr. Alana Morales will assume the principalship at Boulder High. Dr. Morales brings her passion for education and drive for connection, along with two decades of teaching and three years...

Banned books offer insight into the topics that shape America.

Book Banning is More Sinister than “Protecting the Children”

March 22, 2022

Book banning has spread violently in recent weeks. The media is full of outrage over the extreme censorship of books that open readers’ eyes to racial or gender struggles. These bans are knowingly focusing...

Governor Polis signing into law a plastic bag ban. This ban fails to take into account the economic inequality of renewable bags being costlier, and broadening the gap between rich and poor.

The Climate Change Movement Needs a Reboot

March 14, 2022

Growing up, I was the typical Boulder kid who was always outdoors, so when I had the opportunity to get involved in climate change I jumped at it. It seemed like the perfect mix of helping the world and...

I-70 continually gets backed up on the weekdays from over-congestion and the tricky mountain turns increase braking.

[Photo] A Deep Dive on Traffic

February 3, 2022

I-70 continually gets backed up on the weekdays from over-congestion and the tricky mountain turns increase braking.

The Kennedy Center Honors are at the Center Opera House in Washington D.C

The Kennedy Center Honors

December 10, 2021

The Kennedy Center Honors are given to those in performing arts who have helped bring American Culture to light. On December 5, these honors were given to a select few; Berry Gordy a record produces, Bette...

Dune brings the desert alive through out of this world cinematic skills

Dune The Newest Oscar Worthy Sci-Fi Movie

November 19, 2021

Dune is the newest movie by producer and 2017 academy award nominee Denis Villeneuve. This film is an epic adaptation of the 1965 sci-fi novel by Frank Herbert and stars Timothy Chalamet and Rebecca Ferguson...

Schools teach students to sit still looking at the front of the classroom with both feet firmly on the ground and no fidgeting at all. The system should not be this way.

Education is Failing All of Us

November 18, 2021

Personally, the education system has failed me. I cannot take a test without blanking on everything I have learned; however, I can recite almost every single thing about the unit and give a comprehensive...

Tennis on Boulder Highs Team is about teamwork and growing as a person, not just winning.

More than just a Game: How Boys Tennis is Breaking the Stigma

November 1, 2021

This season, Boulder High Boys Tennis dominated the 5A region and reached their goal of qualifying for states. On October 17, they placed sixth in the state, qualified all seven of their lines and won...

Capitalism Has Led to the Exploitation of Women

Capitalism Has Led to the Exploitation of Women

October 1, 2021

The definition of capitalism, according to marxism, is a socio-economic system based on privatized production and the exploitation of the labor force. In the capitalistic society of today with a free market...

With Boulder High closely trailing Fairview, Boulder makes one of its 70 tackles in the game.

Boulder Fairview Matchup

September 9, 2021
Lagenegger said, “[It was] the most emotions I've ever felt during a football game... that play really brought us back.”
Mainstream feminism has lost the true meaning of feminism.

I’m Frustrated with Mainstream Feminism

December 26, 2020

In the new age of mainstream feminism, pussycat hats are worn by individuals and body positivity posts are the norm. The typical feminist is painted as a confident powerhouse who dominates in the workplace....

PTV has been Boulder Highs favorite TV show for years, but its 2020 content has left us with a few questions.

PTV: We Love It, But…

December 9, 2020

Dear PTV, Even with a new cast and a pandemic, PTV is unstoppable. Every week when I watch your skits and announcements, I feel like I’m watching a Comedy Central skit. However, certain aspects of...

While many of us have conversations about raising minimum wage, the answer is not as simple as I thought.

Minimum Wage: It’s More Confusing Than We Think

December 9, 2020

Writing this article, I had hoped to show why we need to raise the minimum wage and that it’s a black and white issue. Yet, with more research, I realized my original idea lacked the proper knowledge...

To everyone who thinks sleeping with socks is weird, think again.

A Breakdown of Sleeping with Socks

December 4, 2020

Let’s talk about going to bed with socks. I thought going to bed with socks was normal until a conversation in class arose, where many of my classmates thought it was weird to wear socks to bed. To those...

Among Us is the latest video game to take the industry by storm.

The Rise of “Among Us”

October 14, 2020

In the past few months, a new game has arisen out of nowhere, taking the gaming industry by storm. That’s right folks, I’m talking about Among Us. Launching in 2018 with little traction, it slowly...

The usage of social media for activism is certainly a popular way to use your voice for teenagers and young adults, but is it genuine activism? Via Unsplash

Social Activism: Rigged from the Beginning

September 24, 2020

Before COVID-19, daily social interaction meant that teenagers were able to have meaningful conversations about issues in our world, and sharing our thoughts and opinions were a part of everyday life....

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