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  • Lancer dancers prance their way to Worlds
  • An inside look at BEAST Robotics at competition
  • Elwing brothers sweep the competition at nationals
  • And the Prom King and Queen of 2017 are…
  • Here ye, here ye! BCHS Class of 2018 choose their prom court
  • 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.

  • An inside look at BEAST Robotics at competition
    Activities, Features

    An inside look at BEAST Robotics at competition

    Eugene Kim, Editor-in-Chief

    April 19, 2017

    It is 8:30 a.m., Saturday, Mar. 25, and dozens of matching-outfit teams make their way to the stands of the Milwaukee Panther Arena, leaving their prized robots behind in their “pits” - small stations where these robot enthusiasts gather to refine their creations. The joint Brookfield Central and East team, BEAST Robotics, is outfitted in matching...

    David Harmeyer and the BEAST team assemble their robot.

  • Elwing brothers sweep the competition at nationals
    Features, Student Showcase

    Elwing brothers sweep the competition at nationals

    Gabriela Lammers, Reporter

    April 7, 2017

    When thinking about high school sports, we typically think of sports like soccer, football, or basketball. For the Elwing brothers, they’re all about curling. March 8 through the 12, Michael (’17) and Ryan Elwing (’18) participated in Junior U18 National Championships for curling. Team Elwing was able to qualify for Nationals after defeating many...

    Team Elwing poses with their trophy after an exciting victory.

  • And the Prom King and Queen of 2017 are…
    Features

    And the Prom King and Queen of 2017 are…

    March 27, 2017

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    Sophie Bohr ('17), last year's prom queen, bestows a crown to the new prom queen, Jenny Cape ('18).

    Alan Herzberg

  • Here ye, here ye! BCHS Class of 2018 choose their prom court
    Videos

    Here ye, here ye! BCHS Class of 2018 choose their prom court

    March 19, 2017

    The BC junior class voted for this year's prom court. Watch this video to see who was chosen! The king and queen will be announced during the Grand Ceremony at Prom March 25th, 2017 at the Intercontinental Hotel. Comment down below who you want to be Prom King and Queen of Class 2018! (Of course, leave your reason why!)...

    2016 Prom King, Adam Weiner ('17), and Prom Queen, Sophie Bohr ('17), pose together for a photo after the Grand March. They will crown the next King and Queen March 25th, 2017.

    Alan Herzberg

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News

Class Council Applications

Riley Swart

Applications for class councils of 2017 are due on Thursday, April 20th. Applications are posted outside Rm 2020 (Mrs. Linnhan).

April 3, 2017

Scott Walker implements new FoodShare policies

Scott Walker implements new FoodShare policies

Ravina Sachdev, Features Editor

Within the first two months of the year, Wisconsin is already facing major changes in the welfare system which was crafted to accommodate the needs of those who are unemployed. Governor Scott Walker traveled across the state...

February 23, 2017

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Opinions

What we wish we’d known about: clubs

What we wish we’d known about: clubs

Editors-in-Chief

If you can think of a club, BC’s got it. We have everything from Fishing Club to Key Club to Anime Club. No matter what your interests are, we can guarantee that you can...

November 10, 2016

Thanksgiving now renamed “Black Friday’s Eve”

Thanksgiving now renamed “Black Friday’s Eve”

Hema Gharia, Reporter

Each year, people all across America gather to celebrate the one truly important holiday in November: Black Friday. Black Friday’s Eve, formerly known as Thanksgiving, is...

November 10, 2016

Why I will always be With Her

Why I will always be With Her

Ravina Sachdev, Features Editor

It goes without question when I say that this past election season has been unconventional, anomalous, and quite frankly, unbelievable. Never before has this country seen...

November 10, 2016

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Reviews

A Dog’s Purpose lacks purpose and plotline

A Dog’s Purpose lacks purpose and plotline

Julianne Sun and Stephanie Chen

What is the purpose of A Dog’s Purpose? To entertain? To make you laugh? To make you cry? The movie opens with a scene many are familiar with: utterly cute and helpless...

March 2, 2017

La La for La La Land

La La for La La Land

March 2, 2017

La La Land is a story about two aspiring artists, Mia (Emma Stone) and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), trying to fulfill their dreams in an unforgiving Los Angeles....

Hidden Figures is “stellar”

Hidden Figures is “stellar”

March 2, 2017

Dec. 25, 2016, people flocked to nearby theatres to see the newly-released movie Hidden Figures, and ended up in tears. The powerful storyline brought...

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