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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

Photo courtesy of Anjali Noel Ramesh.

Shyamala Ramesh and Noel Ramesh Aloysius

Anjali Noel Ramesh April 13, 2021

Although I claim to be more knowledgeable about Sri Lanka than my younger sister, becauseI was born in Sri Lanka and she was born in the U.S., most of my so-called experience comes through the eyes of...

COVID-19 in indigenous reservations, lack of support and response

COVID-19 in indigenous reservations, lack of support and response

Shruti Gautam February 22, 2021

As of Jan. 25, the Navajo Nation had 27,573 positive cases of COVID-19. Non-Hispanic American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) people make up 0.7% of the US population; however, the group accounted for...

Day 39

Day 39

Bailey Stover April 25, 2020

News flash: exercise is tiring. Today is April 25. For the first time in a while, I made myself oatmeal with pecans and honey for breakfast. I had forgotten how much I enjoyed the dish. Not only is it...

Cultural value of Global Village prevails through COVID-19

Cultural value of Global Village prevails through COVID-19

Audrey Snyder March 15, 2020

Rock Bridge hosted its annual Global Village celebration Friday, March 13 despite push back from corona concerned parents. Lasting all first and second hour, this event was the culmination of a week-long...

Senior Kanchan Hans describes festivities, food, family in India

Senior Kanchan Hans describes festivities, food, family in India

Bailey Stover March 13, 2020

As the third installment in an ongoing series featuring students from multicultural backgrounds, senior Kanchan Hans describes India's unique and diverse culture, specifically in her birth city of Punjab,...

Madrid, Spain at Almudena Cathedral. Used with permission from Envato Elements.

Aceptación cultural proviene de la comprensión lingüística

Audrey Novinger March 11, 2020

Muchas personas dicen que "es un mundo pequeño," y estas personas no están completamente equivocadas. Por ejemplo, muchas veces yo vi a la misma persona en Hy Vee que también está y en mi clase de...

Senior Jordan Kuhnert shakes it in the front row during the girls dance Sheila. The meaning behind the song was about a girl being too sexy for a guy, and was the most upbeat of the girls choreography.

Dancers celebrate Indian culture during Global Village week

Audrey Snyder March 10, 2020

Global Village week's second day of celebration took place Tuesday, March 10 in the main commons through a display of international dancing. Fifty-three upperclassmen and two underclassmen dressed in traditional...

Photo of Global Village Henna poster in the main commons by Bailey Stover.

Global Village week kicks off with henna, international art

Bailey Stover March 9, 2020

To begin this year's annual Global Village celebration, students were able to participate in henna and international artwork in the main commons during A and B lunch today. Students and faculty members...

Senior Kennedy Robbins talks about Canadian culture, history

Senior Kennedy Robbins talks about Canadian culture, history

Bailey Stover March 8, 2020

As the second installment in an ongoing series featuring students from multicultural backgrounds, senior Kennedy Robbins talks about what life in her home town of Windsor, Ontario, Canada is like. Robbins...

Annual Global Village celebration to begin March 9, last through March 13

Annual Global Village celebration to begin March 9, last through March 13

Bailey Stover February 26, 2020

This year's Global Village celebration will begin March 9 and last through March 13. Global Village is a week of sharing cultural traditions and learning about the world outside of Missouri and the U.S....

Paint marker drawings depicting the Global Village logo. Photo by Anjali Noel Ramesh.

It takes a village; Global village festivities express cultural backgrounds

Anjali Noel Ramesh February 25, 2020

Story by Anjali Noel Ramesh. Video by Bailey Stover. To close off a week of cultural festivities, RBHS will celebrate the 28th annual Global Village on Friday, March 13. Global Village is a day where...

Photo by Sarah Mosteller

Materialistic principles drive consumer habits

Bailey Stover February 13, 2020

[vc_text_separator title="For the love of stuff" title_align="separator_align_left"]Dr. Marsha Richins, a professor in the Trulaske College of Business at the University of Missouri — Columbia, has published...

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