THE SKIER SCRIBBLER

My Cultural Immersion In Fiji

My Cultural Immersion In Fiji

Olivia Zwieg, Staff Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under Opinion

As I sat on the Fiji airlines flight home, my eyes watered as my mind filled with all the little moments that had touched my heart. Upon my paint splattered clothes, busted knees, and bloody knuckles, I reflected on my experience that I will continue to learn from for the rest of my life.    Th...

How To Style: Current Trends, My School Look Book

Bella Hoffman, Staff Writer

September 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Here are a few tips for you that could change your entire look from basic to boujee. This is the most important tip I can give to anyone. Be you! Add some flare, while still being unique to your own style. Everyone is unique in their own way and your outfits should be too. Here are some of my favori...

Advice for Incoming Freshman

Paige Quist, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017


Filed under Opinion

ASPEN -- The Class of 2021 is getting ready to move on from Aspen Middle School to Aspen High School. They need to know how to get around and what to expect to get through freshman year. The first two numbers are helpful when looking for a classroom. If the first two numbers are 11, then your cl...

Miscommunications in the Satire Edition: Editorial

Jordan Fox, Online Editor

May 14, 2017


Filed under Opinion

In the satire issue of the Skier Scribbler published for April Fool’s Day, a satire piece was written about students creating a makeshift store, selling juul pods in the boys bathroom. While all events of the article were fictionalized, an employee from a smoke shop down valley misinterpreted the ...

Brace for Impact

Brace for Impact

Madison Osberger-Low, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

Based on the novel “Highest Duty”, written by pilot Chesley Sullenberger, the new film “Sully” follows what happened when the first ever-commercial airliner with 155 people aboard successfully landed on water. The movie was released on Sept. 9. While the public widely considered Sullenbe...

Put Down the Remote

Put Down the Remote

Madison Osberger-Low, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

While students stay busy at school writing essays, taking notes on lectures, and studying for tests, it’s likely that at least some of their time at home is spent binge watching Netflix. It seems like we all have that one TV show that gets rewound at the end of the day, but researchers have found that...

A Few Reasons Why to Watch 13 Reasons Why

A Few Reasons Why to Watch 13 Reasons Why

Madison Thomsen, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

13 Reasons Why is being talked about everywhere. The 13 episode Netflix show that came out March 31 is gaining popularity fast, and I can see why. The show deals with some tough subjects while keeping you interested after every episode. The basic premise of the show is that a girl, Hannah Baker, has just...

“The Get Down Part 2” Review

Zoe Cramer, Junior Editor

April 14, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

Netflix has become the center of pretty much all of society. For a few bucks a month, the world of television and cinema is at your fingertips. Over the past few years, however, the company has expanded and become notorious for creating their own original series and movies.    In August of 2016, N...

To IB or Not to IB

To IB or Not to IB

Chloe Brettmann, Staff Writer

April 7, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Are you doing IB diploma or just taking some IB classes? The question seems innocent enough, but in reality has made me want to bang my head against a wall, several times, in the last week. Most sophomores are asked this question as we register for the 2017-18 school year. Beyond just choosing diploma, w...

Beauty and the Beast Revival

Beauty and the Beast Revival

Jordan Fox, Online Editor

April 5, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

   The classic Disney story of a small town girl who loves to read recently got a remake that includes Disney’s first openly gay character and new feminist ideas. In the new “Beauty and the Beast”, Disney portrayed Gaston’s sidekick, LeFou, as gay and announced him as their first openly gay c...

Size Zero

Size Zero

Madison Osberger-Low, Staff Writer

March 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Is there too much pressure on women to have perfect bodies and to fit into small clothing? The experts say yes, and have frightening statistics to back that up according to Heart of the Leadership website, a non profit helping young women develop their natural leadership abilities.  It’s research...

More Kahan Please

More Kahan Please

Jordana Rothberg, News Editor

March 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

The crowd slowly built on and around the main floor. The blue lights from the stage reflected off of the casually growing audience: a stage assistant worked on testing all the instruments and microphones. Everyone giggled and prepared to hear “Milky Chance”, the band who had sold out the venue week...