Boise Highlights

Lauren Lafrades
Lauren Lafrades is a Senior at Boise High. This is her third year as part of the Boise Highlights Team. As Editor-In-Chief for her second year, Lauren is ready to produce quality content for the BHS community.  Lauren has always had a passion for writing and hopes to pursue careers in the fields of journalism or law in the future. Aside from writing, Lauren's other passion is competitive dance. She's been dancing since the age of three and travelled the country competing and collaborating with kids from across the nation. Lauren loves the mountains, good music, and chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream.

Lauren Lafrades, Editor in Chief

Feb 19, 2020
We’ve Got Chemistry : The Science Behind Love in All Its Forms (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
California Mexican Food is Here to Serve Boise Around the Clock (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Boots on the Ground No More, the Newest Threat is Cyber War (Story)
Dec 16, 2019
Hulu’s Newest Series ‘Dollface’ Shows the Importance of Sisterhood in Today’s World (Story)
Nov 19, 2019
No Pay to Play: NCAA Reconsiders Current Policy in NIL Rights (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
“You Don’t Seem Like the Type”: Microaggressions at Boise High (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
Old Traditions Get a ‘Brave’ Twist At Homecoming 2019 (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Learning More but Knowing Less: Tech Integration in Early Education Hinders Social Learning (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
The Rise of Online Music Streaming: Leaving Broadcast in the Past? (Story/Media)
Feb 11, 2019
Gender Violence in Idaho: Affecting our Most Marginalized Communities (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
What Love Means to Us (Story)
Jan 11, 2019
Dance Steps & Big Checks: An Insider View into the Business of Competition Dance (Story)
Dec 11, 2018
Boise’s XC Team is Running into the National Spotlight (Story)
Dec 11, 2018
Boise Upstanders Give Back (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
National Teen Drug Usage Declines, But Addiction in Adolescents Remains Relevant (Story/Media)
Sep 27, 2018
Lemon Tree Co. : Seizing Opportunity and Pleasing the Community (Story/Media)
Sep 27, 2018
Times are Changing, And Our Sex Education Curriculum Should Too (Media)
May 23, 2018
Boise High & The Culture of Tolerance (Story)
May 23, 2018
The Sounds of Summer (Story)
May 23, 2018
Coned: A Fun Twist on a Crowd Favorite (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
Gun Violence in America and the Advocacy of Universal Background Checks (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
  Students Express Messages of Social Justice Through an Artistic Lense at the 2018 Summit (Story)
Feb 20, 2018
Students Protest Guest Speakers at College Campuses (Story)
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Lauren Lafrades