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Alexandre Silberman

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Alexandre Silberman, 18, is a reporter and multimedia journalist. Outside of the BHS Register, his work has appeared in publications such as USA TODAY, the Huffington Post, the Burlington Free Press, the Addison County Independent and Kids VT Magazine. He is a former Al Neuharth Free Spirit Scholar, and runner up for National High School Journalist of the Year. Alexandre received the Journalism Education Association's Student Journalist Impact Award for his reporting on teacher contract negotiations. He currently serves as an Los Angeles Times HS Insider Youth Advisory Board Member. In April 2016, Alexandre travelled to Cuba to document the first American youth baseball exchange since the embargo. He enjoys hiking and reading in his spare time.

Too Young to Smoke?

When Vermonters turn 18 they can vote and serve in the military, but a new piece of legislation might change the smoking age to...

Burlington Rallies for Syrian Refugees

A crowd of over 200 people gathered outside of Burlington City Hall on Monday, holding candles and handmade signs to rally in support of...

Time for Change?

BHS Principal Tracy Racicot started the school year with a big problem to tackle: scheduling. Only a few months into the job, she is...

Seahorses Win First Title Since 2008

Senior Seraphin Iradukunda second-half strike was all Burlington needed on Saturday as the Seahorses (17-1) defeated Essex for their first Division 1 crown since...

BHS Soccer Strikes in OT to Head to Championship

90 minutes of competitive high school soccer on Tuesday came down to one decisive kick. In sudden death overtime, BHS senior Arun Karki dribbled...

BHS: Reaching Proficiency?

How much do students really know when they graduate high school? For some educators, this question has propelled a new system of teaching: proficiency-based learning....

Union, School Board Reach Tentative Agreement

After over 10 hours of slow negotiations between the Burlington Education Association (BEA) and the school board, a tentative agreement has been reached. The deal...