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A man cuts his hair during a protest in memory of Mahsa Amini in Iran (Reuters.com)
Iran Women: Life and Freedom
Maryam Al Janabi, Reporter • November 18, 2022

An ongoing series of protests against the Iranian Government began in Tehran on September 16, 2022, as a reaction to the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini. The Guidance Patrol, or morality police,  is an Islamic religious...

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Rishi Sunaks first speech as prime minister.
The Balancing Act of England's Economy
Sienna Rock, Editor-in-Chief • November 18, 2022

On October 24th, Rishi Sunak was appointed as the new prime minister of the United Kingdom. Sunak becomes the third prime minister in the United Kingdom within the span of two months, following Borris Johnson and Liz Truss....

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Motivation Within Education

Sienna Rock, Editor-in-Chief | November 18, 2022

When many students think of school, it’s not necessarily something in their life that they appreciate or look forward to. However, there are a lot of things that students should be thankful for at school, specifically teachers! Teachers and students are such a big part of each others’ lives and everyday teachers appreciate and are motivated by students. As students, we should be more thankful for...

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How to Not Be SAD

Andie Nickels, Reporter | November 18, 2022

With the coming of snowy weather and cold days, a lack of motivation and energy follows. Seasonal Affective Disorder, aptly acronymed SAD, is a mood disorder that is characterized by depression that starts and ends around the same time each year. This is a disorder that many teenagers and adults are faced with. One of the main reasons for this is because of a lack of light, and in a town like Boise...

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Sammy Smith: Who I Want to be When I Grow Up
Sammy Smith: Who I Want to be When I Grow Up
Zelda Fishman, Editor-in-Chief • November 18, 2022

Sammy Smith is currently a junior here at Boise High. She runs cross country and track, plays on the soccer team, and skis while simultaneously keeping up  with a rigorous...

Can Avery Howell (23) and Boise win a state title? (SB Live)
Lady Brave Seek Redemption After Last Season’s Loss
Tyler Weiss, Reporter • November 17, 2022

On February 19, 2022, the Boise Braves Girls Basketball team fell just short of a state championship, losing 35-36 to the Timberline Wolves. Eight months later, the team is...

Carlos Alcaraz celebrating after winning an important point in the finals. (Sports Illustrated)
Carlos Alcaraz’s Rise To The Top
Sophia Chen, Reporter • October 24, 2022

The up and coming tennis star, Carlos Alcaraz, just became the No. 1 ranked men’s tennis player in the world. At only 19 years old, he won this year’s US Open tournament...

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The Legendary Fynn Erman (Fynn Erman)
The Impact of Video Broadcasting (and Fynn Erman)
Tyler Weiss, Reporter • November 17, 2022

A common tradition at Boise High is the video announcements. The announcements are usually shown at the beginning of 2nd period and are very popular amongst the students at...

For Shay, art is boundless and never-ending. It is a means of expression (Shay Harpole).
Cover Artist: Shay Harpole
Sophia Chen, Managing Reporter • November 17, 2022

The incredible artist, Shay Harpole, is the creator of this month’s gorgeous cover art. Her painting’s centerpiece are  koi fish, and through the pretty painting, Shay...

One of Taelyns most recent pieces, a self portrait.
Baiza Is Back
Sienna Rock, Editor-in-Chief • October 24, 2022

For this October issue of Boise Highlights, we have the amazing Taeyln Baiza showing off her skills as an artist. Taeyln did last year’s October cover art and this year...

Mr.Goff, Astronomy and Physics, teacher looking into the stars. Photographer: Maryam Al Janabi
Welcoming Boise High's New Staff
Maryam Al Janabi, Reporter • September 9, 2022

Boise High has recruited many new staff members with a good year ahead of us. From a brand new learning coach to a recent AP Government teacher, they teach all different subjects...

Opening night of The Washington Street Players production.
Here We Go Again
April 22, 2022
One Word Project
April 21, 2022
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Hot Take on a Hot Slice
When is it Right to Hang Holiday Lights?
The College Struggle
The Colored Folder Mystery

The Colored Folder Mystery

October 24, 2022

What’s Starting to Show? Boise Continues to Grow!

What’s Starting to Show? Boise Continues to Grow!

September 9, 2022

The Death of the Choco Taco

The Death of the Choco Taco

September 9, 2022

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