The Interview

The Interview

Jallon Williams and Steven Tong

February 4, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The Interview, the movie that caused threats to national security and cyber terrorist attacks, was nothing more than a harmless, zany, over-the-top comedy. Major movie chains across the US such as Arclight, Regal and AMC pulled the movie from their screens days before the release because of potentia...

Je Suis Charlie

Je Suis Charlie

April Giron, Managing Editor

February 3, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase

The week of January 7th 2015, the phrase "Je Suis Charlie," French for "I am Charlie," was uttered by millions of people as a mantra of support to the French satirical newspaper, Charlie Hebdo, after the tragic shooting of their offices in Paris. On the 7th of January 2015, around midday, two assa...

Before They Were Teachers

Before They Were Teachers

Dana Nuqui, Student Life Editor

January 30, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Going into the education field usually shapes an individual's mind and perspective on things. Teaching and dealing with students will help you discover more about yourself in terms of your patience, motivation, endurance, and especially if you can become an inspiration for students. Teaching candidates learn...

Why the New England Patriots Will Win the Super Bowl

Why the New England Patriots Will Win the Super Bowl

Jack Freeman, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Super Bowl will take place this coming Sunday February 1, 2014 and it is between the Patriots and the Seahawks. (Spoiler Alert!) The Patriots are going to be victorious. The Patriots are going to win the Lombardi trophy this year because of their strong defense, their special teams, and their great...

Why the Seahawks will win the Super Bowl

Why the Seahawks will win the Super Bowl

Jonathan Galdamez and Kai Evans

January 27, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Super Bowl XLIX is near and it's the game viewers have been waiting all season to watch. The Super Bowl will take place on Sunday, February 1, and  is reported to be one of the most watched super bowls in history. The teams facing against each other are the Seattle Seahawks and the New England...

The Future of BCCHS: Block Scheduling

The Future of BCCHS: Block Scheduling

Sadie Winterer

January 23, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase

It's happening. It's here. Block scheduling, a change for better or worse. Saturday, January 24th at 10 am will be the board meeting determining the details of block scheduling. Students are allowed to come. In fact, it is highly recommended. Board members love to have a student's say for the decisions...

Girls Volleyball Wrap-Up

Girls Volleyball Wrap-Up

Jonathan Galdamez and Ivan Avila, Staff Reporters

January 14, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The BCCHS Girl's Volleyball team went through a rough season which culminated in a losing record. Coach Bennett-Riley stated earlier this season that the "girls were new as a team and would need to get used to each other for a better team composition." The girls played 22 games overall, 10 of them...

Selfie Hazard

Selfie Hazard

Daisy Flores, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2014


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The internet has been around for quite some time. The first browser was announced in 1993. Now, 21 years later, the internet has developed and the world has become much more connected, especially with social media. In today's environment, almost everyone is posting things, ranging from filtered "selfies"...

Girl’s Golf Wrap-up

Girl’s Golf Wrap-up

Deli Chanta, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The 2014 -2015 BCCHS Women's Golf Team finished their season on a great note as they swung their clubs to a second place league title. " This year's golf team is the biggest team we've had , " said golf coach Mr. Kelly . The team this year consists of 11 girls, most of whom are beginners with the exception...

Interstellar

Interstellar

Ivan Avila and Jonathan Galdamez

December 18, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Interstellar is a science-fiction film directed by Christopher Nolan, best known for directing the Dark Knight trilogy and Inception. The movie stars Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, and Michael Caine. Interstellar is set in the future, when humanity is threatened by the near destruction of ea...

Girls Tennis Aced Individuals

Girls Tennis Aced Individuals

Kai Evans, Staff Reporter

December 10, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Girls' Varsity and JV Tennis started the season on October 1, 2014 and ended on October 30th and was considered "one of the best seasons in the past three years," according to Captain Sara Zhobin. The team acquired  four new players this year to play on the JV team including: Alexis Fang, Abby Viramontes,...

Featured Teacher: Sra. Molinaro

Featured Teacher: Sra. Molinaro

Brandon Young, Creative Arts Editor

December 9, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

This month's featured teacher is Señora Molinaro, a Spanish teacher in the CAL academy. When asked what inspired her to become a teacher, Molinaro responded, "I had an amazing French teacher in high school. Her name was Madame Caruso. It was just that she was a beautiful person, inside and out. She...

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