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The Burger Gazette’s First-Ever Photography Contest

The Burger Gazette’s First-Ever Photography Contest

The Burger Gazette Staff

November 1, 2019

-- UPDATE: Contest CLOSED. Winners and Entries will be posted here on December 1st, 2019. Thank you to all who participated! -- The staff at The Burger Gazette would like to invite YOU, the students, to participate in our first-ever photography contest!  The contest will run from November...

Energy Profiling: The Personality System That Revolutionized My Family

Liliana Owen, Journalist

October 22, 2019

About four years ago, my family was kind of a mess. We weren’t very nice and understanding of each other, and we were being pushed to do stuff that was not very accepting of ourselves. Quite frankly, I did not love myself very much and did not accept my personality. I was constantly being pushed to be that social butterfly, the one that is friends with everyone. At that time, I had almost no friends. Social events were torture. I felt so left out, so alone, so unwanted by my peers. Then it all changed when my mom discovered and introduced my five siblings and me to Energy Profiling, a personality system created by Carol Tuttle.

Lost Past, Lost Future

Lost Past, Lost Future

Liliana Owen, Journalist

October 22, 2019

The full moon lights the walkway to my home as I quietly but quickly make my way to the front door. All the lights are off, which is normal enough in my house at midnight, but something doesn’t quite feel right. Or maybe it’s just the full moon in the sky? I’m a rather superstitious person. I open the door, and step inside. The moonlight does not seep through the thick curtains, and in the pitch blackness, I see nothing. I flip the switch and pull off my shoes, giving my tired feet a break. Then I notice the person standing in the doorway between the living room and the dining room. I jump and frown. How did he get there? Who let him in?

The Importance Of Sleep

The Importance Of Sleep

Olivia Harris, Journalist

October 22, 2019

Today, people seem to have less time than ever before. Young people in particular lead very busy lives. When attempting to juggle education, social events, sports, and various other activities, sleep often gets put on a back burner. Many people feel that they just don’t have enough time to get the...

Cannon In Spain: The Burger Gazette Interviews Ethan Cannon On His Trip To Spain

Cannon In Spain: The Burger Gazette Interviews Ethan Cannon On His Trip To Spain

Liliana Owen, Journalist

October 22, 2019

TBG: What was your favorite place city to visit? Ethan Cannon: They were all amazing, but my favorite was probably Antequera, since we got to go to El Torcal and see the amazing rock formations there. Gibraltar was a close second because we got to see (and even hold!) the macaques monkeys that live there.

Mushrooms: The Super Food For Midterms

Mushrooms: The Super Food For Midterms

Liliana Owen, Journalist

October 11, 2019

Everyone knows that mushrooms are disgusting .... right? Well, whether or not you like them fried, raw, on pasta, or not at all, mushrooms are little superheroes of health and goodness, hidden almost right before our eyes.

Miss Smiley – Growth Mindset

Miss Mirthful, Guest Writer

October 8, 2019

Spoons & Stupid Cavemen

Spoons & Stupid Cavemen

Amira Gilbert, Journalist

October 2, 2019

We all know that the invention of spoons was a special day in the history of the universe, these very useful utensils can do all sorts of things like -  1. Scoop up soup, 2. Eat cold or hot things that we would not like to eat with our hands, 3. Pick up liquid that we could not pick up with forks or knives. Th...

Phemenoe’s Prodigious Presciptions

Phemenoe’s Prodigious Presciptions

Phemenoe, Official Advice Giver

September 23, 2019

I am Phemenoe, here to impart my amazing wisdom to you. Danielle and Derrick have ... met an untimely demise in the Burger world, so I am here to take their place.

Miss Smiley – I Think, Therefore I Am

Miss Mirthful, Humorist

September 23, 2019

Inspiration Hour With Mr Ure: The Phases of a Williamsburg Semester

Inspiration Hour With Mr Ure: The Phases of a Williamsburg Semester

Liliana Owen, Journalist

September 23, 2019

On Friday, September 13th, Mr. James Ure joined us for Inspiration Hour to share with us “The Phases of a Williamsburg semester.” To start, he showed us a picture of himself when he graduated. You could see the pride and accomplishment in his eyes as he stood with his young family. He had graduated...

The Dangers of Social Media

The Dangers of Social Media

Tanner Hoyal, Guest Writer

September 9, 2019

Students at Williamsburg are no stranger to social media. Sites and apps such as Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, and Twitter dominate our daily lives. As of March 2019, there are over 1.5 billion daily Facebook users. That’s a huge percentage of the entire world population. With so many people on Facebook...

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