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Students discuss band culture while preparing for the pre-festival concert

Students discuss band culture while preparing for the pre-festival concert

Matthew Burns March 19, 2019

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Freshman Walter Anderson works on his sketchbook for art adorned in a tie and overcoat on November 9th.
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Students dress for success

Emily Oba November 12, 2018

ressing comfortably for tests may be a go-to for high school students, but studies correlated dressing well can improve performance. A study published by Northwestern University showed when research subjects...

on school shootings

on school shootings

Katie Whaley February 20, 2018

There have been 20 deaths related to school shootings since the beginning of 2018. These casualties have been a result of some of the 18 gun-related incidents that have taken place at schools across the...

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Self-deprecating humor makes light of insecurities, awkward situations

Katie Whaley February 7, 2017

Everyone has imperfections, yet the late comedian Rodney Dangerfield braved the task of highlighting his own flaws to the scrutiny of the public eye as a career. Back in the ‘80s, Dangerfield was one...

Bedrooms show students true colors

Bedrooms show students true colors

Ann Fitzmaurice November 21, 2016

Paige Henley, freshman "My room is NASCAR, which is one of my favorite sports to watch, and I'm a huge sports person. It tends to reflect me as an athlete. Carl Edwards is the main person in my room and...

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Competitive comparisons cause confidence to fluctuate

Nikol Slatinska September 23, 2016

Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata drowns the corridor as musicians practice for their auditions. Members gather outside the wooden doors, leaning toward the direction of the music to size up their competition. Just...

Camp NaNoWriMo Diaries: Week 4

Camp NaNoWriMo Diaries: Week 4

Nicole Schroeder May 2, 2016

As April drew to a close last week, many students spent the last few hours of the month readying for prom or studying for upcoming finals and AP tests. For the writers of RBHS, however, the end of the...

Camp NaNoWriMo Diaries: Week 3

Camp NaNoWriMo Diaries: Week 3

Nicole Schroeder April 21, 2016

art by Shelby Yount With the April session of Camp NaNoWriMo now well underway, the third week of the month-long event has brought many unforeseen difficulties to five participating members in the National...

Camp NaNoWriMo Diaries: Week 2

Camp NaNoWriMo Diaries: Week 2

Nicole Schroeder April 15, 2016

art by Shelby Yount After the first week of the April session of Camp NaNoWriMo, an event that encourages writers to work on projects of their own length over the course of one month, members of the National...

Camp NaNoWriMo Diaries: Week 1

Camp NaNoWriMo Diaries: Week 1

Nicole Schroeder April 7, 2016

For the past three years, November has been a month of fast flying fingers and late night word count sprints to the members of the National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, Club at RBHS. After the difficulty of...

Eighth-graders to join RBHS bands in holiday concert

Eighth-graders to join RBHS bands in holiday concert

Nicole Schroeder December 7, 2015

After weeks of practice and hard work both in and out of class, students in the Concert Band, Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble are finishing preparations for their holiday concerts, which will take place...

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