Stem Corner

Sanjana Chava, Feature Editor

April 3, 2019

Climate change has been an ongoing problem around the world, with greenhouse gases heating up the atmosphere. Out of all the greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide is the one that has been a leading cause in global warming. The amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere has been increasing around the world,...

What influences a child’s upbringing?

Malavika Santhosh, Reporter

April 3, 2019

I remember being seven years old, having newly moved to America. As I looked around me and my peers, I noticed something. I began to notice it more and more as I saw depictions of American families on TV and the world around me. You see, most shows that I saw on TV portrayed a caucasian family, while...

Student Personal Stories

Bryanna Fernandez and Evie Smith

April 3, 2019

Maddi McNiel ('19) had it all figured out. She was destined to be a builder,a designer, a architect. As a child, blueprints filled her journals and it didn’t matter where, “whether it be at home, at school, or even at church,” she was constantly drawing. As her dream became more important, ...

Harry Tracy

Téa Schmid, Design Editor

April 3, 2019

Back in the late 1800s to early 1900s there lived an outlaw named Harry Tracy. Tracy was from Vancouver, Washington. He engaged in many criminal activities, including murder. While on the run from police officers, he happened to pass through Bothell. When he arrived at Bothell, Tracy held a family hostage. He also...

AliveAliveAlive Origins

Kailani Jackson, Co-Editor in Chief

April 3, 2019

Since the beginning of this town, citizens of Bothell have been proclaiming their assured place in the American Frontier.  The first Bothellite really made roots around 1885, and as the settlers rapidly joined him, they began their own businesses and shaped the wilderness into a way of life all of their...

Bothell Beats on SoundCloud

Michael Marquess and Mary Conaway

April 3, 2019

What is Soundcloud? SoundCloud, whether we like it or not, has impacted students lives at this school. The easily accessible and free app that can with one click, students can share their music to the world. Before SoundCloud, to a student at Bothell 1,150 miles away from Los Angeles, the music ind...

Mary Poppins makes her way to NPAC stage

Gabe Araujo, Co-Litterbox Editor

April 3, 2019

“Mary Poppins” is coming to Bothell in April! The performance dates are April 19th, 20th, 25th, 26th, and 27th at 7:30 pm. Students at Bothell are so excited to watch the play, performed by Bothell High students for friends and families. Of course, all are welcome. The play will be an enjoyable experience...

BHS students recap Thespian festival

Téa Schmid, Design Editor

April 3, 2019

March 14-16 was the Washington State Thespian Festival. The Bothell High School thespian troupe was able to attend. The festival took place at Central Washington University. Before the festival takes place, students compete at the regional level in something called Individual Events (IEs). There are...

Bothell bops mixtape vol. 1

Bryanna Fernandez, Reporter

April 3, 2019

We’ve sent out a poll and held some interviews for students to recommend songs. Whether your taste is mainstream, Alternative, classic, or techno, here is a list of recommendations by genre for you to listen to. Alternative rock: Blink 182 - Story Of A Lonely Guy Rap: Tupac - All About You Tupac - Changes ...

What’s the deal with Captain Marvel?

Téa Schmid, Design Editor

April 3, 2019

In 2008, the Marvel Cinematic Universe was created with the release of “Iron Man.” Since then, there have been numerous movies about many different types of characters. However, the studio had never produced a film with a female title character — until now. On March 8, 2019, Marvel’s first female...

A legend to remember

Stephanie Rodriguez, Reporter

April 3, 2019

Selena Quintanilla known as “The Queen of Tejano Music” has been a great influence for many Latino singers and a great inspiration to her fans, who still remember her great legacy. It has been 23 years since her death on March 31, 1995, yet she is still known as a music legend. “The Queen of...

Got eggs?

Rebecca Del La Torre, Reporter

April 3, 2019

Easter is one of the most significant holidays for Christians around the globe. It identifies the end of Lent’s 40-day period of fasting and is the commemoration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ. While the holiday is religious, many of its traditions and symbols hold little religious meaning. Th...