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Horoscopes: college edition

Horoscopes: college edition

June 9, 2016

Aries: Even though you may have experienced a prolonged time of impulsiveness and carelessness in choosing the right c...

Elizabeth Bews (’11) named Fulbright fellow

June 9, 2016

Brookfield Central alum Elizabeth Bews (‘11) was recently recently named a Fulbright fellow in Archaeology....

How to save money in college without living on Ramen

How to save money in college without living on Ramen

June 9, 2016

Many colleges require purchasing a meal plan, but they often offer a “basic” plan as well as a more...

Surviving dorm life 101

Ravina Sachdev, Reporter

June 9, 2016

Filed under Opinions, Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2016

For anyone, transitioning from high school to college is a huge step in life. Not only are the academics more difficult and strenuous, but it is a complete lifestyle change in many ways. Living on your own, doing your own laundry, and making your own decisions can be overwhelming at first. To those that are about to embark on...

Fashion club presents first fashion show

Fashion club presents first fashion show

June 9, 2016

May 26 in the Black Box Theater, fifteen models strutted down a catwalk, kicking off Brookfield Central’s...

Q&A: Alex Dingeldein shares hockey plans

Téalin Robinson, Editor-in-Chief

June 9, 2016

Filed under Features, Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2016, Sports

Q: Why did you decide to play ice hockey before going to college? A: I love to play hockey and I wish to do it at the highest level possible. Not many people get to experience everything that comes with playing junior hockey. Playing seven seasons for the Milwaukee Jr. Admirals program was a huge commitment for me because ...

Two seniors become YouTube famous

Two seniors become YouTube famous

June 9, 2016

Shannon Feng and Emily O’Brien are high school seniors by day and popular YouTubers by night, creating...

Holiday Vacation with the Hartwigs: The Grandmother Edition

Holiday Vacation with the Hartwigs: The Grandmother Edition

June 9, 2016

Recipe for fun: -1 generous and baseball loving grandmother -1 sarcastic uncle to act as the “responsible”...

Letter to my freshman self

Natalie Hartwig, Editor-in-Chief

June 9, 2016

Filed under Opinions, Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2016

No, you don’t have to straighten your hair every day. It is straight enough as it is. Anyway, the way your hair looks does not dictate whether or not people like you-- nobody is going to like you any more or any less if you look a certain way. In reality, there is probably nobody paying attention to the way you look. Even...

Avoiding the Freshman Fifteen: health tips for college

Aparna Jayashankar, Reporter

June 9, 2016

Filed under Opinions, Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2016

As the school year draws to a close, high school seniors all over the country are preparing for their new lives in college. Some are ready to jump in headfirst, while others are plagued by fears of being completely independent for the first time. There are so many things college students have to worry about: trying to keep up...

Kriya Patel (’12) helps incarcerated women get healthcare

Payal Ahuja, Reporter

June 9, 2016

Filed under Alumni, Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2016

Kriya Patel, a former BC student (’12), now a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, was recently awarded a President’s Engagement Prize. Created by Penn president, Amy Gutmann, this prestigious award gives winners the chance to develop and implement a promising student engagement project after graduation, and is the...

Tony Fung (’14) begins design studio at UCSD

Tony Fung (’14) begins design studio at UCSD

June 9, 2016

This May the University of California, San Diego celebrated the one year anniversary of their Design...

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