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New Elmbrook initiative: going paperless

Neha Ajjampore and Emily Otten

January 6, 2020

If you’ve gone to print at the library in the past few weeks, you might have noticed a poster behind the printer with a crying Paul Bunyan on it urging you to save paper. The disappointed lumberjack is the new face of the Elmbrook School District’s initiative to reduce paper consumption within schools. This new initiative...

Night to remember: Sam Dawood crowned Mr. BC

Night to remember: Sam Dawood crowned Mr. BC

January 6, 2020

The clock reads 8:15 p.m. and the crowd is a hurricane of activity and high energy. A week of intense...

To the BC community: Mr. Gruetzmacher shares words regarding recent school shootings

Stephanie Chen, Head Editor-in-Chief

December 27, 2019

Monday, December 2—a 17-year-old student at Waukesha South High School is shot by the school resource officer after bringing two realistic-looking pellet guns to school and threatening a fellow classmate with them. Tuesday, December 3—a 16-year-old student at Oshkosh West High School is shot by the school resource officer...

Redesigned safety protocol aims to strengthen school security

Sariya Banday and Pooja Manohar and Manal Nazir

November 8, 2019

April 20, 1999: a school shooting at Columbine High School drastically changed the way schools in the United States were viewed. No longer were schools associated with just desks, textbooks, and algebra tests, but also with gunshots, lockdowns, and dead victims. According to The Washington Post’s database of school shootings,...

Homecoming 2019 kicks off with lively assembly

Homecoming 2019 kicks off with lively assembly

November 6, 2019

Guy-Girl Dance The Lancerettes showed off their amazing performance at the Homecoming Assembly. The cr...

An absolute win: Brookfield’s annual Gold Out game

An absolute win: Brookfield’s annual Gold Out game

November 1, 2019

“We can’t hear you!” This chant erupted from the lively student section of Brookfield Central...

Depressing, fascinating, provoking, exhilarating: BC’s musical

Depressing, fascinating, provoking, exhilarating: BC’s musical

September 30, 2019

As of the day this issue is distributed, the cast, crew, and pit orchestra have 55 days until The Hunchback...

Riley Feng, Distinguished Young Woman WI 2020

Riley Feng, Distinguished Young Woman WI 2020

September 30, 2019

Distinguished. “Marked by eminence, distinction, or excellence,” according to Merriam-Webster. Or,...

Mittal and Reddy place 2nd at DECA Internationals

Janani Sundar, Editor-in-Chief

June 6, 2019

They become the second ever Brookfield Central students to place at ICDC.

Jazz band celebrates success at Eau Claire Jazz Festival

Jazz band celebrates success at Eau Claire Jazz Festival

June 3, 2019

This year, both Jazz bands took on a musically inspiring trip to the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire...

Red carpet rolled out for Melton and Cape, 2019 prom king and queen

Red carpet rolled out for Melton and Cape, 2019 prom king and queen

April 24, 2019

A sea of colors presses up against the catwalk as the 2019 prom court lines up on stage. Each of the...

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