Are Advisories a Waste of Time?

Are Advisories a Waste of Time?

Martha Lopez, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2014


Filed under Opinion

When you google the definition of the word 'advisory,' the first result that comes up is, " having or consisting in the power to make recommendations but not to take action enforcing them." Now the key words in this first definition is 'not to take action enforcing them' and that is most likely what...

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...

College Corner

College Corner

April Giron, Managing Editor

December 12, 2014


Filed under Student Life

Attention to all college bound seniors! Congratulations on filling out your college applications. You did it! Here are some things to keep in mind. Don't forget to report your scores to the colleges you've applied to! Keep your grades up. You're not quite finished yet. Colleges do look at your ...

Winter Choral Concert

Winter Choral Concert

April Giron and Nadine Baer

December 12, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Birmingham's Winter Choral Concert took place in the Sally Field Performing Arts Center on Thursday, December 4th. Wonderful performances by BCCHS's Concert Choir, Women's Choir, Chamber Singers, 16 Voices, and some very talented soloists were featured. Along with some classic songs such as The Sta...

One and Only

One and Only

Brandon Young, Creative Arts Editor

December 12, 2014


Filed under Creative Writing

You're the one I cannot live without This is certain--without a doubt You always seem to put a smile on my face With every sight of your subtle grace You may think you're weird, quirky, and strange But I love that--none of it should ever change You're beautiful in every way, shape or form You're my brightes...

Senior Worries

Senior Worries

Martha Lopez and Jonathan Galdamez

December 12, 2014


Filed under Student Life

"Senior year is going to be so much fun" is the most common misconception high school students are told. In reality, seniors have a lot to worry about. The number one "concern" for seniors is, of course, graduating. Unfortunately, a lot of students are behind credits and need to make up the classes...

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