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REDgen: helping to relieve stress at BC

Erin Hu, Reporter

January 25, 2020

REDgen, a new club or team of sorts at Brookfield Central, has become a force against the increasing mental imbalance found in high school students. Through posters, videos, presentations, and activities, REDgen promotes mental wellness around the community. This month, their theme includes stress resilience, suitable for the...

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards: Celebrating Creativity at Brookfield Central

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards: Celebrating Creativity at Brookfield Central

January 24, 2020

A celebration of creativity, ingenuity, and imagination, the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards i...

Dopamine makes a pleasurable comeback

Vera Fong, Reporter

December 31, 2019

Energy reverberated through the Black box as students filled the seats to see Dopamine, who had returned with its first comeback of the year. The band is comprised of the juniors; Pranneil Thankavel (‘21), the Lead Singer and Rhythm Guitarist; William Selkey (‘21), the Bassist and Secondary Singer; Sam Patterson (‘21),...

French Class presents: Duck, Duck… Duck?

French Class presents: Duck, Duck… Duck?

December 31, 2019

One would think that finding rubber ducks in a school building would be extremely unusual. With their...

Ivy Smith (’20) says goodbye to Dixon Tradition

Ivy Smith (’20) says goodbye to Dixon Tradition

December 30, 2019

“For kids, by kids” is the motto of Dixon Elementary’s production of The Nutcracker. Directed by...

Wisconsin’s first Hope Squad founded at BCHS

Wisconsin’s first Hope Squad founded at BCHS

November 4, 2019

A community of friends, trust, and support; hope squad is team that’s there for anyone struggling with...

Art gallery transforms into 3-D optical illusion

Art gallery transforms into 3-D optical illusion

November 3, 2019

At first glance, the art gallery looks nothing like its name. Instead of the usual display of paintings...

French Exchange student explores new culture

French Exchange student explores new culture

November 2, 2019

Four thousand, two hundred miles away from home. That’s four thousand, two hundred miles away from...

New Associate Principal brings new perspective

New Associate Principal brings new perspective

October 6, 2019

With the departure of Mr. Shroeder, who has now assumed the role of Principal at WHMS, we welcome our...

Q&A with German Elmbrook exchange student

Stephanie Chen, Head Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2019

Q: What was your experience as an exchange student at BC? How did you end up attending BC? What as the most meaningful part of the experience? How was it similar and different than what you expected? What would you say would be the three most significant differences between Germany and America from your experiences? A: I have had a lot...

Two weeks: from Brookfield to Ireland to Germany

Two weeks: from Brookfield to Ireland to Germany

September 29, 2019

One week into summer vacation, eleven BC students traveled to Europe. The group began their journey in...

New meme pages pop up after last Tyro feature

Stephanie Chen, Head Editor-in-Chief

June 3, 2019

T-1 DAYS BEFORE DISTRIBUTION – Two posts pop up on Instagram. One is from @lancer_band_memes and the other from @bcchoirmemes. Each serves as the Tyro’s first Instagram ads, in exchange for memes from their account being printed in the Tyro itself. ARTICLE DISTRIBUTION DAY - @bcchoirmemes posts a story to express their gr...

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