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Sports funding, a matter of need, not popularity

Shantala Muruganujan, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

In terms of victories, Branham’s football and girls tennis teams are a lot alike, as both had a great regular season. Yet only one team went undefeated — girls tennis. You probably didn’t know that, because we’d be lu...

Wide gender gap in coaching pro and high school sports

Carly Waldorph, Staff Writer

February 20, 2020

In professional sports, it’s quickly noticeable that there aren’t nearly as many female coaches as there are male. It’s often questioned why men’s teams are almost always coached by men, yet many female teams have male...

Beyond the college (small) talk

Elizabeth Posey, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2019

Seniors, how many times have you been at a social or family gathering and been asked about college? Probably too many to count. Adults light up at the opportunity to make small talk about one of your first major life decisions, relis...

Revisiting Guidelines for Sexual Harassment

June 8, 2019

In the light of the #MeToo movement and changing attitudes towards sexual harassment, it is unacceptable that Branham still has no efficient and consistent protocol regarding sexual harassment allegations on campus. Branham’s curre...

PG&E: Procrastination Gas & Electric

Laura Heffernan, Arts & Entertainment Editor

April 23, 2019

Students aren’t the only ones who procrastinate. Even though its known about it since December 2017, PG&E has yet to fix a utility pipe that has slowed down construction. The problem was caused by a misplaced utility pipe....

The Many Waves of Feminism

Jazzy Nguyen, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019

In the last ninety years, the most prominent aspects of American Society have undergone drastic changes—one of those prominent aspects being gender. While feminism is a concept that first emerged in different times and places a...

Executing injustice

Executing injustice

April 5, 2019

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Learning in Fear

February 14, 2019

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