THE SKIER SCRIBBLER

Nome Obermeyer and Obermeyer Ski Clothing

Nome Obermeyer and Obermeyer Ski Clothing

Tessa Guthrie, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

For over 60 years Obermeyer ski clothing has revolutionized the ski industry, and impacted the community of Aspen. Nome Obermeyer has worked with Obermeyer for 54 years. She has helped design many of Obermeyer’s clothes and has contributed to keeping its history alive. Nome Obermeyer has been an Aspen...

A year abroad in Spain

A year abroad in Spain

Maeve McGuire, Staff Writer

May 9, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Most AHS students read of unfamiliar cultures and foreign cities in history textbooks and online, but for junior Clara Maxwell, these exotic lands have become her home. Through the Rotary Youth Exchange (RYE) program, Clara has been living and studying in Spain since August. RYE is an exchange program that...

Madison Beer’s ‘As She Pleases Tour’ is a Reflection of Her Hardwork

Madison Beer’s ‘As She Pleases Tour’ is a Reflection of Her Hardwork

Bella Hoffman, Staff Writer

May 7, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Screams of excitement filled the venue as spectators stood front row to see Madison Beer. My heart pounded in my chest from the meet and greet where I hugged and sang to Madison. The stadium lit up with all kinds of effects, including a visual effect and a sound effect of white noise and a TV being i...

Exploring the Competitive Academic Atmosphere at AHS

Exploring the Competitive Academic Atmosphere at AHS

Tatum Diemer, Staff Writer

May 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Competition can be found in any corner of the world; AHS is no different. However, the competitions at AHS takes the form of academic pressure. At AHS it seems as if students are always comparing their performance based on their peer's scores. These comparisons encourage some students, who thrive on co...

Generation Z: The Most Impatient Generation

Generation Z: The Most Impatient Generation

Tessa Guthrie, Staff Writer

May 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

In today’s world everything is fast, accurate, and in more quantity. Smartphones send texts within seconds, the internet provides millions of answers and resources, and people have more ways to achieve their goals. Generation Z (people born since 2000), are the biggest generation so far, and with the...

Recognizing Local Heroes: Amanda Boxtel’s Story

Recognizing Local Heroes: Amanda Boxtel’s Story

Jordan Fox, Editor-In-Chief

May 4, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The word heroes evoke images of Wonder Woman and Superman saving the day, but we often forget to recognize the heroes that serve our community. They may not wear capes, but their profound impact on society rivals that of the heroes we see on television and movie screens. Amanda Boxtel, a longtime Roari...

Aspen Pedestrain Mall: The Upcoming Changes

Aspen Pedestrain Mall: The Upcoming Changes

Tessa Guthrie, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The pedestrian mall is a historic landmark of the Aspen community, but it needs to be updated. The mall is over 40 years old and its underground infrastructure, including water pipes, has not been updated in all that time. The deteriorating system has become a danger to community members and the businesses...

AHS Students Demand for School Safety on National School Walkout Day

AHS Students Demand for School Safety on National School Walkout Day

Bella Hoffman, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The color orange was alive, as AHS students chanted and marched to Peapke Park with large banners in their hands. On April 20, over half of the AHS student body participated in a school walkout protesting gun violence and advocating for school safety and stricter gun laws. Students said they were done pa...

NHL playoff recap

NHL playoff recap

Gage Redman, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Every year, hockey fans from all over the country look forward to National Hockey League (NHL) playoffs. The NHL playoffs are known for exciting, fast-paced play. Playoff teams enhance their style of play and strategy after the regular season, particularly on the offensive front. The playoff series is be...

Big city culture in a small mountain town

Sam Kahn, News Editor

May 1, 2018


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase

We all dread when tourists descend upon Aspen for summer vacation. Our community is a mecca for visiting mountain bikers and hikers--but also for the most sophisticated music and culture aficionados who come here to sample the cultural smorgasbord Aspen offers. Instead of hiding from the visiting hoa...

To the next phase of college athletes

To the next phase of college athletes

Madison Osberger-Low, Sports Editor

April 30, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

While seniors prepare for the upcoming college journey, AHS student-athletes take a different route by continuing their athletic career. After years of daily practice and competitions, they are finally being rewarded for their hard work by getting the chance to continue playing the sport they love in ...

AHS Girls Tennis Team Looking for a State Championship

AHS Girls Tennis Team Looking for a State Championship

Tatum Diemer, Staff Writer

April 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The 2018 AHS girls tennis team, led by coach Steve Sand, is determined to continue last years winning season, and hope to perform even better at the state tournament. After winning throughout the beginning of the 2018 season, the team is preparing for their shot at the state trophy later this May. ...