The student news site of Aspen High School


The student news site of Aspen High School


The student news site of Aspen High School


View from the Sheer Bliss lift on Snowmass Mountain.

Snow Runoff Sets Summer Season Up for Success

Elsa Tullar, Editor-in-Chief April 21, 2023

As the 2022-23’ ski season comes to an end, Aspen has been left with record-breaking snowfall, promising a thriving summer season. The snow runoff in Colorado plays a crucial role in shaping the upcoming...

New design for the commons at AHS.

New Construction at ASD and What to Expect For Next Year

Lindsay Waldeck, Staff Writer April 21, 2023

Over the Summer, Aspen High School will be undergoing more construction in hope that in the fall students can come back to an improved and more functional school. The construction will range from fixing...

Cafe Food

Greta Holton, Staff Writer April 1, 2023

Over the past 50 years, the health of Americans has decreased more than ever before. The most proficient contributing factor seems to be the country’s diet. Most people in the United States don’t eat...

AHS students standing in line in front of anti-theft signs at the cafe during their lunch.

AHS Cafe Undergoes Changes in Reponse to Cutting, Theft and Lack of Respect

Sara Kershow, Staff Writer March 23, 2023

The AHS cafe has undergone multiple closures and remodels throughout the 22-23 school year due to issues with cutting, theft, and disrespect. There have always been a lack of courtesy at the AHS cafe,...

Chat GPT Speaks Out

Araya Thompson, Staff Writer March 14, 2023

ChatGPT is a chatbox that was developed by OpenAI on November 30, 2022. It was initially created to show what a very large AI system can accomplish; it allows people to have human-like conversations. It...

Swastika drawn on stool at Aspen High School.

Antisemitism On the Rise

Andie Sherman, Staff Writer March 7, 2023

Antisemitism has become an increasingly pervasive issue in the United States, with a rise in hate crimes against Jewish individuals and communities. This particular form of hatred has gained momentum recently,...

Quintanilla and Nettletons work displayed at Aspen Chapel.

Creative Minds Unleashed “Here”

Ava Cherry, Editor-in-Chief March 6, 2023

The Aspen Chapel Gallery’s current installment, “Here,” features the work of two Aspen High School seniors, Beckham Nettleton, and Michael Quintanilla. “Here” is a showcase of life in the...

AHS skier transposed in front of AHS.

Despite Last Year’s Warnings, Ski Day Lives On

Blake Zilberman, Staff Writer March 6, 2023

Last March, students were looking forward to a fun day of skiing. The administration had set a target attendance of 80% for the event to continue the following year. Unfortunately, attendance was only...

Teléfonos en los Bolsillos

Jazmin Soza Ortega, Staff Writer / Staff Writer February 28, 2023

Se ha organizado la ley desde el primer día de clases hasta el último día del año escolar a lo largo del tiempo, lo que no se ha respetado o quizás lo que aún no se ha discutido de manera relativa. No...

Mass Shootings 2023

Ava Cherry, Editor-in-Chief February 28, 2023

In January of this year, at least 44 mass shootings occurred in the United States. Despite efforts made throughout 2022, gun violence continues to spike. According to the Gun Violence Archive, a non-profit...

Artwork on Americas Universal Truths

Truth in Politics: Congressman George Santos

Oceane Jones, Editor-In-Chief February 9, 2023
‘“What he always looked for was fame and power,” Vilarva explains, “That’s all he cared about and he got it.”’
Stevie Nicks preforming at the 2022 JAS concerts.

Bringing the Jazz Back to JAS

Elsa Tullar, Staff Writer January 30, 2023

The lineup for Labor Day 2023 is breathtaking: The Brothers Osborne, Old Dominion, and–drum roll, please…The Lumineers! JAS gives a unique opportunity to enjoy these artists. Jazz Aspen Snowmass...

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