//HANNAH LOVELL// Mountain Vista’s National Honors Society is working closely with an orphanage in Zimbabwe to improve the quality of the lives of kids there. So far, they have raised enough money to purchase a van which will transport the children to school. The officers plan to travel to Zimbabwe to work directly with the […]
Human trafficking is the modern day version of slavery, commonly believed to be hidden away in third world countries, away from the law and a justifiable line between right and wrong, but junior Aubrey Gerken advocates for awareness that that’s just not true. Gerken organized and spoke at the student-run Shift Justice Conference; an event […]
// GANNON RUSHALL & AUSTIN SACK// Senior Issac Essien shares his story about the days before he lived in Highlands Ranch.
Week of March 6 – 10 MONDAY TUESDAY Sports: Boys Club Volleyball Tournament in Main and Aux. Gym from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. WEDNESDAY Sports: Unified Soccer and Basketball Banquet in the Commons at 6 p.m. Cheer Banquet at the Hilton Garden at 6 p.m. THURSDAY Sports: Ice Hockey Banquet at the Hilton Garden […]
//HANNAH LOVELL// Pat McGuire’s third period US History class learns about presidents, wars, and music. They have recently gotten in touch with The Rock and Roll Forever Foundation to create a short film about Denver’s music history. The Rock and Roll Forever Foundation, created by Steve Van Zandt, hopes to integrate more music and art […]
//LEXI WEINGARDT// Mountain Vista Speech and Debate attended the state qualifying competition Feb. 24-25. Out of the 22 Vista students at the competition, five students qualified. Students generally compete against six other students in their category and are competing for the top three spots. The students participate in three rounds and are given speaking points […]
//CAITLIN ENGLISH// Photos by: Caitlin English On Thursday morning, Vista students attended a preview of Stage Flight Theatre’s spring musical, Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” during their Advisement classes. The performance introduced the show to the student body through the iconic song “Be Our Guest”, the vocal talents of junior Michael Ray and live music […]