BHS Insight

Best Fall Season in Over 20 Years

Graciella Arrascue, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Until this year’s successful athletic season, it had been more than 20 years since every fall sport has qualified for the postseason play. “We attribute this to our talented athletes, dedicated coaches, great leadership from...

Stand Out Star: Bridget Everett

Lily Mathieu, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Fast-forward to the end of a successful field hockey season, eighth-grader Bridget Everett tried out for the BHS girls’ ice hockey team. As anticipated, Everett is now on varsity’s starting lineup. Once again, Everett is leaving...

10 Questions with Angus Contrino

Andrew Botolino, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018

Filed under Features, Showcase

1.What is your favorite free-time indulgence? Painting, but I never have the time to paint. So, maybe chilling with my brother, playin’ Minecraft. 2. How would you describe yourself in 3 words? Red, short and revolutio...

How Thin is Too Thin? A Look Into the Modeling Industry’s Negative Impacts Globally

Graciella Arrascue, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under Features, Showcase

The modeling and fashion industry has been a source of longtime debate as the desired body type for models can be linked to eating and mental disorders. Impacts are even felt here. “I definitely think these standards are...

Who’s That Teacher?

Joe Lennon-Phillips, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under Features, Showcase

Where did you go to college? Vanderbilt. It even sounds expensive, doesn’t it? Speaking of college, how many college lanyards do you have? At last count, I had more than 40. As long as my AP students keep bringing th...

Insight Riddles: Escape Room Proves Challenging

Isabelle Barrett, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under Features, Showcase

Trying to find something fun to do during a Cape Cod winter is a puzzle. But it's no Riddle. Located in the Mashpee Commons, Riddle is an “Escape Room”, described on its website as “a live action adventure game for people...

Chinese Club Highlights Cultural Importance

Isabelle Barrett, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Showcase

After three years of studying Mandarin and taking a trip to China, BHS juniors Sam Bechard and Emma Barrett decided to revive the existing, but disengaged Chinese Club into something more. Meeting about once a month in room...

Stressed Spelled Backwards is Desserts: Some Tips For Having Stress-Free Holidays

Linnea Fawkes, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under Features, Showcase

It’s the holiday season and along with the holidays comes unwanted stress. Sure, you probably love this time of year, but not all of it! Creating memories shouldn’t hurt your wallet or result in serious panic. According...

Very Merry Gift Ideas

Greta Shaughnessy, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under Features, Showcase

The holidays, are without a doubt, one of the most expensive and stressful times of the year. With the increase in new technology, and pressure to find the “perfect” gift, the idea of making homemade gifts is diminishing....

#MeToo Raises Awareness

Lily Mathieu, Staff Writers

April 2, 2018

Filed under Features, Showcase

Recent months have brought numerous accusations against high status Americans—Matt Lauer, Harvey Weinstein, Sen. Roy Moore, and even former Pres. George H.W. Bush— as sexual predators. After several allegations arose in the...

Inked Up: Advice on Getting Tattoos

Greta Shaughnessy, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under Features, Showcase

The decision to get a tattoo is one of great importance. Turning 18 comes with many perks. One of them being able to get a tattoo without parental consent. For many, a tattoo is a way to show artistic expression, or keep someone...

News Notes

Joe Lennon Phillips, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

McDonald's Tests Out McVegan Burger FINLAND (NEW YORK POST) — McDonald’s is now testing out a soy vegan burger in Finland, and they’re also trying to change the way they are raising Chickens. For some time, compa...

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