The Burger Gazette

Farewell to Mr. Reynolds: Quiet Confident Optimism

Farewell to Mr. Reynolds: Quiet Confident Optimism

Sophie S., Journalist

May 2, 2019

We sit in classrooms, not the conventual sense, but through the highly debated blackboard and zoom rooms. From the outside, it may seem like a guarded way of learning, but our mentors have cultivated an environment where students are proud to speak on behalf of their beliefs. Mr. Reynolds didn’t...

The Benefits of Elevation

Jayden Longhurst, Journalist

April 8, 2019

Elevation ... what is it? What is this “thing” that one keeps hearing about after joining the Burger Universe? Even if you do know what Elevation is, you may be unsure if it is really a good fit for you. Elevation has many awesome things, many hard things, and a few things that could possibly...

Burger Beginnings to a Globe Trotting Nanny

Burger Beginnings to a Globe Trotting Nanny

Sophie S., Journalist

April 8, 2019

She sat on the plane her backpack containing all she required the next week. Organizing her stuff to assure she would meet the train and then the boat to get to her destination. This, necessary for her free-spirited sanity. Known across the world as Ms. Malia, she is jokingly referred to as ‘Malia...

Don Quixote and Embracing Your Inner Madman

Don Quixote and Embracing Your Inner Madman

Daniel Hancock, Journalist

March 18, 2019

Don Quixote is a Spanish novel written by 17th century novelist and playwright Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. Intended as a satire of chivalry romance novels, the book tells the tale of a man named Don Quixote who becomes convinced he is a knight-errant after severely over-dosing on chivalry romances...

The Reality of College

The Reality of College

Victoria Gruen, Journalist

March 11, 2019

College. Everyone thinks about going. Most of us have been working towards that for a long time. Some of us are almost there. Of course! What else would we do? Our entire lives, we’ve been told to work towards that goal. Improvement is a part of the foundation of the ideals of America, and we’r...

A Postcard from Egypt

A Postcard from Egypt

Shamma Al Breiki, Journalist

March 11, 2019

After returning from our trip to Jordan last spring, our family was committed to discovering more of the Arab World. As Arabs ourselves, it seemed only right to explore the beautiful places from our culture. To travel and discover the hidden gems within them. And so, we embarked on a journey to the land...

Candidate Interview – Maddie Harmon

March 11, 2019

1. So you're running for Vice President. What unique policies/actions will you make that will set you apart from the other candidates? I don't think I can honestly say I'm that much different from the other candidates in the senses that we all have the same goal: to shape (or more accurately, ma...

Mob Mentality and Black Friday

Mob Mentality and Black Friday

Tanner Hoyal, Journalist

February 11, 2019

On the day after Thanksgiving, crowds of people waited outside Wal-Mart. Even though it was as early as 3:30 a.m. shoppers still lined the sidewalks and filled the parking lot. The local police even had to come in an attempt to control the crowd. After waiting for hours, the crowd became restless. At...

A Review of The Regrettes

A Review of The Regrettes

Zoe King, Journalist

February 11, 2019

I was introduced to The Regrettes earlier this week by a friend. At about 11 at night, I received a message that read “Yoooooo I think I found an extremely underrated band. They’re called 'The Regrettes' and I’m pretty sure I’m in love with them. But yeet skeet my dude Idk why I am telling you...

Animals are People Too

Animals are People Too

Dana Wickstrum, Journalist

February 4, 2019

Every day there are animals across the country who are being abused, neglected, and mistreated. The stories we read or hear about are often reported on because they are cases of horrific abuse or terrible hoarding situations. The majority of stories are hidden in the dark and nobody knows about them,...

TBG Interviews Mr. Makin

Mary-Morgan Hargrove, Journalist

January 14, 2019

Hello Burgers! Have you ever wondered what it is like being a Mentor?? I mean, how did they find out about Wiliamsburg? What is the difference between a Mentor and a Teacher? I asked the same questions! So I thought it would be a cool idea too interview a Mentor and ask him some questions. Our guest...

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