School systems negate to include BIPOC history, literature

Nick Kay staff writer   I urge you to stop for a minute to reflect on what you remember learning in middle and high school about...

The Notorious RBG: The trailblazer of the century

Leia Gluckman contributing writer Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died due to complications of metastatic pancreatic cancer on Friday, Sept. 18. Appointed by President Bill...

Taking care of local businesses

Leia Gluckman staff writer In the midst of a world-wide pandemic coupled with protests, riots and looting across the country, it is important that people...

Editorial: brash senior reactions to alternative events are damaging to our...

Ava Seccuro co-editor-in-chief Catherine Gagulashvili co-editor-in-chief   Just before the implementation of online learning, we, as the editorial board, urged you, the senior class, to get more engaged....

Environmentally friendly habits should continue after quarantine

Candice Anvari staff writer Before the beach ban was implemented in California, litter was not an uncommon thing to see scattered across California’s beaches. During the...

Quarantine sets stage for new activities, findings

Catherine Gagulashvili co-editor-in-chief Leia Gluckman staff writer Candice Anvari staff writer With the stay-at-home order dragging on, each day can get repetitive. So, Highlights has compiled a...

Editorial: District should implement pass/fail grading system

As COVID-19 has altered the way we live our lives, the BHUSD has made commendable attempts in maintaining normalcy in this period of uncertainty,...

Not enough people are taking social distancing seriously

Alya Mehrtash managing editor The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has taken the world by storm. There have been 1,591,523 international coronavirus cases reported as of April...

Students shouldn’t target Asian Americans during pandemic

Candice Anvari staff writer The week before spring break, I saw a student on our own campus cover his nose when his Asian friend walked past...

TikTok addiction palpable among users

Candice Anvari staff writer TikTok is overwhelmingly the most popular social media platform among teens, but the app’s addictive propensity is a downside to its mind-boggling success....