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Chess team is no pawn

Chess team is no pawn

Kassie Ramirez, Staff Reporter
February 23
Filed under Features, Top Stories

The RBHS Chess team competed in the IHSA sports and activities Chess competition for the state of Illinois, they placed 86, which is a great accomplishment considering the fact that they were originally seeded to place 106. The RBHS Chess team has competed in IHSA state for the past 11 years. This...

Pets of RBHS

Pets of RBHS

Haley Skiera, Staff reporter
February 22
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RB students shared memories and stories about their furry friends. They shared basic information like what kind of breed their pal is, how old they are and how they got their pup. Students shared their favorite memory with their dog and their favorite thing to do together. ...

Selenica represents RBHS Speech Team at state

Selenica represents RBHS Speech Team at state

Hailey Paisker, Staff Photographer
February 22
Filed under Features, Sports, Top Stories

This year, the RBHS Speech Team sent Elona Selenica down to state. Selenica has been practicing speech ever since she was a little girl. “I was really shy as a kid and I just wanted to put myself out there. My sister and I joined speech together and I stuck with it. I really liked it,” said Seleni...

Only good things to say about Speech Team

Only good things to say about Speech Team

Nate Navarro, Staff Reporter
February 22
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Most people are uncomfortable when they have to present in front of a large group of people. The members of the Riverside-Brookfield High School Speech Team however, are very comfortable in those situations. “Speech Team is someone memorizing a piece and performing it for around five to seven students...

FCCLA takes on regionals

FCCLA takes on regionals

Olivia Rogoz, Staff reporter
February 15
Filed under FCCLA, Features, Top Stories

FCCLA is a student organization that helps young men and women become leaders and address important family, personal, work and societal issues through family and consumer sciences education.  On Friday February 3rd, FCCLA had a regional competition at College of Dupage. “This year, the competiti...

Student by day, employee by night

Student by day, employee by night

Jessica Whigam, Staff reporter
February 14
Filed under Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

The stress of school is a lot to take on for any student, but what is it really like when you have to balance a job, school and sports? Clarion went out and asked students with full schedules what they put first and what they push off until later. Junior Alexis Gartin has been working at Jewel Osco...

New year, who dis: RB students share resolutions

New year, who dis: RB students share resolutions

Jaylyn Bravo, Staff Reporter
February 7
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With the new year comes resolutions, here are some examples from RB students.

Secrets of the art

Secrets of the art

Haley Skiera, Staff reporter
February 1
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  RB art students share the secrets of their art pieces. They explain what or who inspired the piece, if they used a certain color or color scheme, if the piece symbolizes anything, and how long it took to make the piece....

Cheer and swim celebrate winter wins

Cheer and swim celebrate winter wins

Kenton Baer, Staff Reporter
January 30
Filed under Features, Sports, Top Stories

As winter goes on, so does RBHS winter sports. Riverside Brookfield's boys swimming team and competitive cheer team have been in full swing for some time now. RBHS’s boys swim team placed first at the Main East swim invite, and the competitive cheer team placed third place in conference. The boys...

Patty Conway continues her passion for nursing at RB

Patty Conway continues her passion for nursing at RB

Alexis Gurschke, Staff Reporter
December 16
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In the past few weeks, RB has welcomed a new member to its staff. Patty Conway, school nurse, has worked at many schools, but recently came from Irving Elementary. She has a lot of experience in the nursing field and has chosen to work full time here at RB. She started her nursing career after gradu...

Behind the camera with RBTV

Behind the camera with RBTV

Hailey Paisker, Staff Reporter
December 15
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RBTV is one of RB’s largest clubs. Students are encouraged to join and have their work be portrayed on live TV for everyone to see. RBTV was established 33 years ago when the RB television station was constructed. Gary Prokes is the teacher who runs the program. Freshman Beckett Nolan and junior Casey ...

Zoology amazes students at RB

Zoology amazes students at RB

Kenna Howorth, Staff Reporter
December 14
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On December 9th, Jaime McInerney, a herpetologist who works at airports, visited the zoology classes to present various species of animals, reptiles, and amphibians. These are profiles on the creatures that made Jalen Brooks react and become viral on the Internet with over 19 million views. Ki...

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