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  • What I have (and haven’t) learned in high school
  • Bohr’s Bakery: how to make graduation cap cake pops
  • Graduation Information
  • Special graduation ceremony held for student battling cancer
  • Can you match the TYRO senior staff to their baby photos?
  • Post graduation plans
  • College Decision Day. Seniors pull out their future college gear!
  • Lancer dancers prance their way to Worlds
  • What I have (and haven’t) learned in high school
    Opinions, Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2017, Student Showcase

    What I have (and haven’t) learned in high school

    David Miech, Reporter

    June 8, 2017

    What have I learned in these past four years? You probably expect me to say “nothing.” Have you seen who wrote this article? Now you have. The only thing I’m sure I really know is how little I know. But to all future students, I can certainly tell you that procrastinating didn’t help. The extent of my academic advice is this quote from...

    David Miech (‘17) at the Milwaukee Military Access Processing Station (MEPS). Miech will be entering the Army after graduation.

    DAVID MIECH

  • Bohr’s Bakery: how to make graduation cap cake pops
    Recipes, Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2017

    Bohr’s Bakery: how to make graduation cap cake pops

    June 8, 2017

    Sophie Bohr Sophie Bohr...

    Your yummy cake pops are done!

    Sophie Bohr

  • Graduation Information
    Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2017

    Graduation Information

    June 6, 2017

    REHEARSAL: mandatory rehearsal Friday, June 9, 1:30 p.m. in the field house at Brookfield East High School (3305 N. Lilly Rd., Brookfield, WI.) No caps and gowns needed. GRADUATION: 11:00 a.m. will take place Sunday, June 11 in the field house at Brookfield East High School Seniors must report to assigned areas by 10:15 a.m. GRADUATION PARKI...

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  • Special graduation ceremony held for student battling cancer
    Features, Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2017, Student Showcase

    Special graduation ceremony held for student battling cancer

    Eugene Kim, Editor-in-Chief

    June 6, 2017

    The graduating seniors of 2017 were able to try on their graduation caps a little early Thursday, May 25, during an early graduation ceremony held in the cafeteria. Many donned their blue caps in a show of solidarity for fellow classmate Andrew Wernicke (‘17), who would not be able to attend the June 11 ceremony due to a crucial treatment procedure...

    Andrew Wernicke and Principal Brett Gruetzmacher shake hands as Andrew receives his diploma.

    ALAN HERZBERG

  • Can you match the TYRO senior staff to their baby photos?
    Humor, Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2017, Student Showcase

    Can you match the TYRO senior staff to their baby photos?

    June 3, 2017

  • Post graduation plans
    Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2017

    Post graduation plans

    June 1, 2017

    Locations were self-reported by BC's Class of 2017. Map created by Alice Zheng. UNITED STATES ALABAMA University of Alabama Olivia Warchol Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University Rahenya Anderson CALIFORNIA University of California, Berkeley Teja Pattabhiraman Loyola Marymount University Thomas George COLORADO Colorado School of Mines Eliza...

    Map created by Alice Zheng

  • College Decision Day. Seniors pull out their future college gear!
    Features

    College Decision Day. Seniors pull out their future college gear!

    May 1, 2017

    May 1st. The college decision day for high school seniors across the country. For some, it was a stressful time picking the perfect college before the May 1st commitment deposit deadline. For others, it was a breeze, as they knew which college to commit to from the moment they were accepted. At BC, seniors have a tradition of wearing their future...

    Senior Michael Elwing goes all out in some red-and-white pin-striped overalls, a UW-Madison shirt, and a matching banner to show off his Badger pride!

    Gabby Lammers

  • Lancer dancers prance their way to Worlds
    Features

    Lancer dancers prance their way to Worlds

    Eugene Kim, Editor-in-Chief

    April 24, 2017

    Featuring five of Brookfield Central’s own Lancer dancers, the Senior All-Stars dance troupe at the Brookfield Center for the Arts are preparing to compete at the 2017 Dance Worlds Championship. The All-Stars are back from five weeks of national competitions, and came out with a partial paid bid to the Worlds competition. Between April 29 and May...

    The Brookfield Center for the Arts Senior All-Star dancers pose in full competition attire before competing.

News

Brookfield fights for childhood cancer awareness

Brookfield fights for childhood cancer awareness

Becca Yi, Editor-in-Chief

Encouraged by the clear skies and pleasant weather, runners of the Brookfield community queued up on Brookfield Central’s football turf, and the Fight Like a Kid 5K started on Katrina McCoy’s (‘19) signal over the PA system. ...

June 6, 2017

Costs of universities continue to rise

Costs of universities continue to rise

Leslie Bonilla, Opinions Editor

Nationally, 69.7% of last year’s high school graduates went on to college, and the number is likely higher for the class of 2017. But with the cost of college outpacing inflation by twofold each year, financing a higher...

June 2, 2017

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Opinions

Nah…you shouldn’t get a random roommate

Nah…you shouldn’t get a random roommate

Alice Zheng, Online Editor-in-Chief

There’s a common misconception that you must choose your best friend when picking a college roommate. In fact, when choosing a roommate, you don’t even have to pick someone...

June 8, 2017

YES, you should get a random roommate!

YES, you should get a random roommate!

Mia Manney, Reporter

Congratulations! You’ve likely been accepted to college and from there chosen one to commit to! There are a lot more decisions to be made, so why not make life a little...

June 8, 2017

The future, free will, and Dead Poets Society: thoughts on growing up

The future, free will, and Dead Poets Society: thoughts on growing up

Payal Ahuja, Reporter

Recently, I read a book called Dead Poets Society by NH Kleinbaum, based on the movie directed by Peter Weir. It tells the story of students at an elite boarding school in...

June 8, 2017

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Reviews

Bohr’s Bakery: how to make graduation cap cake pops

Bohr’s Bakery: how to make graduation cap cake pops

Sophie Bohr Sophie Bohr...

June 8, 2017

Disney’s new live action excites viewers

Disney’s new live action excites viewers

May 4, 2017

The tale as old as time, "Beauty and the Beast", was recently released in theaters. The theater was crowded with families of little girls dressed as Belle...

Before I Fall exceeds expectations

Before I Fall exceeds expectations

May 3, 2017

“Samantha Kingston (Zoey Deutch) seems to have it all: popularity, a loving boyfriend (Kian Lawley) and a seemingly perfect future. Everything changes...

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The student news site of Brookfield Central High School in Brookfield, Wisconsin
The student news site of Brookfield Central High School in Brookfield, Wisconsin