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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

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...

Sophomore Genney Zheng smiles joyfully while participating in a traditional Chinese dance that took place during the eighth grade visit to RBHS Friday, Jan. 25. The group consists of students in various levels of Chinese classes. Students often practiced in the east atrium during class time in anticipation for their performance for Global Village happening today.  Photo by Allie Pigg

Global Village celebrates RBHS cultures

Multiple Authors February 22, 2019

Columbia Public Schools ranks fifth in diversity out of all Missouri school districts, according to niche.com. In celebration of the district’s cultures, RBHS hosts an annual Global Village week. Starting...

New district position to solve equity concerns

New district position to solve equity concerns

Katie Whaley October 31, 2017

This 2017-2018 school year marks the first full school year for Columbia Public Schools (CPS) to have a district level Chief Equity Officer. CPS added the position to ensure all students district-wide...

Sophomore Braden Hopkins and freshman Maddie Orr stretch their calves before their long workout in freezing weather.

Activities decrease violence problems

Alexis Walker February 25, 2017

For freshman Jackson Orr, football is more than a sport where touchdowns and field goals bring him satisfaction. It’s the idea that through physical activities he can relieve stress and improve his...

Global Village kicks off with henna drawings

Global Village kicks off with henna drawings

Grace Vance February 21, 2017

Assistant principal Lisa Nieuwenhuizen tattoos a henna design on freshman Kieran Eaton's hand in the main commons where the festivities were held. "[I am one of the henna tattoo artists this year] because...

B is for Blindfolded, C is for Culture

B is for Blindfolded, C is for Culture

Humera Lodhi May 7, 2015

Students explore racial microaggressions in and out of school After meeting in their mosque’s youth group years ago, Japanese-Palestinian junior Hanna Abdulkhaleq and African-American senior Maha Hamed...

art by Alice Yu

A month of awareness for a lifelong problem

Alice Yu April 8, 2015

With more than 4,300 annual deaths of underage drinkers from alcohol related incidents, according to the Centers of Disease Control (CDC), organizations strive to educate the youth of society on the dangers...

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