Category: Features

Mountain Biking Club Review

By Andrew Cunningham I’ve always been into biking. I wouldn’t say I’m an experienced rider, but I rode to school most days in middle school, to and from the store and friends’ houses and, occasionally, piled mountains of dirt to...

Seniors Looking Back at Freshman Year

By Grace Dailey, Tempest Baum, and Sophie Devincenti With the assumption of the long-awaited title of Branson Seniors comes a sense of nostalgia and wistfulness for the past. There was less homework, more trips to the Snack Shack, and fewer...

Restorative Justice in Marin: Youth Court

In 2015 I signed up for a program called Youth Court at Branson’s Community Engagement Fair. I didn’t come around to attending one of the trials until last month when I found myself free on a Thursday night and decided...

School News: To Go or Not To Go To Prom

By Amanda Douglas, Avani Bahl, and Aidan Linscott With prom approaching, the polarizing topic of “promposals” has been circulating amongst students, faculty, and administration, generating many different opinions. As at many other high schools, Branson students will often ask others...

Opinion: Save Our Meme

Regardless of your personal stance on the naming of the MEME Center, the naming process has become much more than intended. It has become about the upholding of democracy, the keeping of promises, and the right to free speech. The...

Behind the Scenes of the Laramie Project

Less than a month away another play will run in the Branson theater. The Laramie Project, unlike other plays of previous years, has sixty-eight roles as opposed to the usual dozen. The Branson theater department will fill these parts with...

Opinion: Should You Go to College?

Yes. That is the automatic response that the vast majority, if not all, of Branson students will give if posed that question.  Not only is that what we are essentially trained to say in response, but many Americans consider that...