The Student News Site of Burlingame High School

The Burlingame B

The Student News Site of Burlingame High School

The Burlingame B

The Student News Site of Burlingame High School

The Burlingame B

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No, high school students should not be allowed to trick-or-treat

October 29, 2022

As Halloween approaches — amidst the pumpkin spice craze and the divisive return of candy corn to store shelves — the decades-old debate over whether teens should trick-or-treat does as well. While...

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Although some books, such as the Twilight series, have faced bans and challenges in libraries across America, some schools choose to keep them accessible to students.

To ban or not to ban? Surge in censorship sparks discussion over diversity in education

October 28, 2022

National Banned Books week, an annual campaign that celebrates the value of free and open access to information, ran from Sept. 18 to Sept. 24 last month. Although the seven-day campaign is over, book...

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Although some books, such as the Twilight series, have faced bans and challenges in libraries across America, some schools choose to keep them accessible to students.

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Although some books, such as the Twilight series, have faced bans and challenges in libraries across America, some schools choose to keep them accessible to students.

Elizabeth Bellas

Elizabeth Bellas

October 4, 2022

Government and Advanced Placement (AP) United States History are stressful classes: the reading is endless; the lectures are constant; and keeping track of every name, date and era in the curriculum can...

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Teen librarian Jenny Miner and senior Eva Chen pose for a picture after leading the first Youth Poet Laureate writing workshop.

The search for Burlingame’s first Youth Poet Laureate begins

September 21, 2022

At first glance, the contest to become Burlingame and Hillsborough’s first Youth Poet Laureate (YPL) appears to be just another creative writing competition for teens. But in order to “win,” applicants...

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