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Hibakusha Stories: atomic bomb survivors share their stories with BHS

Written by Halle Newman On the morning of August 6, 1945, thirteen-year-old Shigeko Sasamori walked through the streets of Hiroshima, Japan, admiring the sunshine when...

Social Justice Symposium provides education and community for emerging activists

Co-written by Nataleigh Noble and Jenna Peterson On April 14th, 2018, Burlington High School (BHS) hosted the Social Justice Symposium for the second year in...

Rally for the Planet

On April 12, 2018 hundreds of students gathered at the Vermont State House to Rally for the Planet. Student speakers expressed frustration about U.S. Congress’s...

New activist group: Social Justice Union

The Social Justice Union is a newly formed activism group at Burlington High School (BHS). Hawa Adam, Binti Malawia, and Balkisa Omar started the...

Spectrum to Host Multicultural Youth Leadership Conference

Spectrum Youth and Family Services will be hosting a Multicultural Youth Leadership Conference on Saturday, May 6 at Champlain College. The student-organized event runs...

Club Launched as Safe Space for LGBT Students

Think of a club and BHS probably offers it. BHS students have the option to participate in clubs such as, bowling, Leap environmental club,...

BHS Hosts Social Justice Symposium

South Burlington senior Isaiah Hines began the teen conversation at the Symposium for Social Justice Action Groups by assuring participants that any level of...

Students Wear Black and Pink to Raise Awareness for Women’s Rights

Eliza Abedi recalled getting home from work on Jan. 20, and turning on the television. Millions of women were marching around the world. History...