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Salute honors Seniors

Salute honors Seniors

Breana Williamson May 28, 2014

Held at the RBHS gymnasium at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, will be the Salute to Seniors award ceremony. The school has held this event for more than 13 years. "About 50 percent of seniors who were invited...

The Grand Budapest Hotel glows with charm, unconventionality

‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ glows with charm, unconventionality

Trisha Chaudhary April 8, 2014

Wes Anderson gained a lot of fame via his last movie, Moonrise Kingdom. In my social sphere, it became somewhat of a classic: everyone had seen it, everyone had loved it, everyone always talked about...

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Campfire Stories ends night with hilarity

Trisha Chaudhary March 2, 2014

Odd Fellows Lodge is quite an odd place. No one is really sure exactly what it is or if it's just open during True/False weekend, but that's part of what adds to its charm. Odd Fellows Lodge plays host...

Photo by Mikaela Acton, Art by Alex Carranza

Southpaw: What Next?

Emily Franke February 26, 2014

Dreams for the future fill our minds from the time we enter preschool. Fantasies of potential colleges, professions and lives grip our thoughts throughout the years of primary and secondary school as...

Microsoft to perform district-wide network tests

Microsoft to perform district-wide network tests

Trisha Chaudhary January 29, 2014

On Friday, Jan. 31, Microsoft  will perform tests on Columbia Public School's district-wide network. RBHS Media Specialist Dennis Murphy said because of the large size of the CPS district and the number...

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‘American Hustle’ plot confusing but acting spectacular

Trisha Chaudhary December 23, 2013

Since the trailers came out, American Hustle has had everything going for it. With a director that previously made the Oscar-nominated film, Silver Linings Playbook, and starring Jennifer Lawrence (The...

Plants that students had been working on everyday since the beginning of the year were smashed and thrown to the ground. Pots and soil littered the floor.

Vandalism at CACC spurs police report

Trisha Chaudhary December 17, 2013

Smashed and broken pots and overturned plants greeted Columbia Area Career Center Greenhouse Production teacher Sherie Rodekohr Monday when she arrived at the greenhouse. Assistant director, Randy Gooch...

Students explore college, careers

Students explore college, careers

Trisha Chaudhary October 17, 2013

More than 25 percent of the student body will graduate, and those seniors are planning for their post secondary education. To aid this process for these seniors, as well as the rest of the students, RBHS...

The flag waves at half staff. Photo by Jacqueline LeBlanc

Boston suspect chase sparks reaction from students

Maria Kalaitzandonakes April 19, 2013
One RBHS student's parents were participating in the marathon
Mahatma Gandhis grandson speaks on campus

Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson speaks on campus

Trisha Chaudhary April 13, 2013

At 11 a.m. on Friday, April 12, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi's grandson spoke on the University of Missouri-Columbia's campus. Rajmohan Gandhi, biographer and journalist, spoke at Stotler Lounge in UMC's...

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‘Hyde Park on Hudson’ reveals true nature of World War I president

Trisha Chaudhary April 10, 2013

As soon as I heard that Hyde Park on Hudson is about the presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, my interest peaked. Not only had we recently been learning about FDR’s presidency in U.S. History, I...

Admission proves comedic and satisfying

‘Admission’ proves comedic and satisfying

Trisha Chaudhary March 22, 2013

For a junior that is quickly approaching having to begin the application process to colleges and deciding what I want to do with the rest of my life, Admission seemed like a good movie to go see. I'll...

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