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New staff members to AHS

New staff members to AHS

Maeve McGuire, News Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under News

Anna Beth Clark: Anna Beth Clark is a new English teacher at AHS, teaching 9th and12th-grade. She recently moved to Aspen from Houston, Texas. Before teaching at a private school in Houston, Clark taught at an all-girls international boarding school in Virginia. She grew up in Louisiana and attended...

Tuesday Twin Day

Stefani Wojcik, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

PJ Day

Stef Wojcik, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

Homecoming Week Schedule

Homecoming Week Schedule

October 15, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

The lunch room breaks out into applause as another adorable Homecoming proposal takes place. Only this time, the ladies get to plan the proposal if they want, as the dance is a Sadie Hawkins. This is just one of many fun aspects of the upcoming spirit week. Throughout the week, events to celebrate sch...

The true value of IB Diploma

The true value of IB Diploma

Tatum Diemer, Digital and Online Media Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

At AHS, the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum is the core of the schools academic and often social culture. These are tougher classes, based on an international curriculum that is designed to produce a stronger education. However, some students at AHS take it upon themselves to embark on th...

Government acts on ‘epidemic’ of Juul use by adolescents

Government acts on ‘epidemic’ of Juul use by adolescents

Sophie Schlosser, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018


Filed under News

The U.S. government recently indicated that it is prepared to take a stronger stance against electronic cigarettes in order to halt an epidemic of teenage nicotine consumption. On September 12th, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ordered five popular e-cigarette manufacturers to address issues...

A chance to win $1,000 through the Kwippit app

A chance to win $1,000 through the Kwippit app

Kristen, Spang

October 11, 2018


Filed under News

Aspen Elementary School teacher Jenny Beltman was a lucky winner who won 1,000 dollars from the Kwippit app. After receiving this money, she put it towards her dog who had cancer. It's an app where users can send entertaining messages and pictures to friends and family while also supporting non-profit or...

AHS girl’s softball team wins first game since 2009

AHS girl’s softball team wins first game since 2009

Alex Engelmann, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Aspen High Girls Softball Team is starting off the season strong with a win of 19-18 in their 5th game of the season. The last time the AHS Softball Team won a game at the varsity level was in 2009, and since then the players have kept their spirits high and have continued to practice year after year. Th...

AHS switches over to Adidas for sponsorship

AHS switches over to Adidas for sponsorship

Tatum Diemer, Digital and Online Media Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

At the beginning of the AHS fall sports season, a wave of excitement overtook various teams as they were given new gear, prompting a great start to the 2018/19 school year. Over the summer, the AHS administration decided to drop Under Armour and sign with Adidas for a school sponsorship. Adidas will...

AHS boys golf team comes home as state champs

AHS boys golf team comes home as state champs

Zoe Cramer, Editor-in-Chief

October 3, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

BOULDER–– The boys stepped onto the green. It was a bit wet, but nothing they hadn’t dealt with before. Less than a month ago the AHS boys golf team faced the regional championship’s rolling hills and won, carrying on their streak of ten years. After coming in second in state championships l...

Starbucks Re-opening in Aspen

Starbucks Re-opening in Aspen

Kaelyn Kroeger, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under News

Starbucks Coffee is a coffee shop franchise that is popular everywhere in the United States (and other parts of the world), and after recently closing, they’re reopening here in Aspen, Colorado. It is to be located in the mall by Wagner Park, at 401 East Cooper Avenue. The actual construction is over...