The Heights Herald

Columbia Academy student wins National History Day
Columbia Academy student wins National History Day
Story by Gissel Inamagua, Co-Editor-in-Chief • October 12, 2020

For many at Heights, just the sound of “History Day” might be enough to send shivers down their spine. They envision this time in middle school where hours upon hours were spent on creating a project...

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Zena Stenvik has been working inside the Columbia Heights School District for over a decade now.
Stenvik takes center stage as new superintendent
Story by Kwot Anwey, Co-Editor-in-Chief • October 12, 2020

It is already hard enough taking up a position you have never had before. It is additionally hard overseeing thousands of kids. Now, imagine doing both in the middle of a global pandemic. These are the...

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The mini puff pastry pies, when all done, can be customized to create a heart in the middle.
Three great desserts to spice up your fall
Story by Buthaina Asamarai, Staff Writer • October 12, 2020

We may be quarantined this fall, but why let that stop us from indulging in all the great fall desserts you can make? Here are three easy and delectable dessert recipes to spice up your autumn. So put...

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At Bethel University in St. Paul, choir programs are still underway but singers must be 8-10 feet apart and wearing a mask at all times. After 30 minutes singer must take a break and leave the room.
Colleges prioritize safety on campus during pandemic
Story by Iona Burton, News Editor • October 13, 2020
The graduating class of 2021 has the same anxieties and stresses that prior seniors have always experienced, but this year there’s an even bigger roadblock that students,
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The 2020 adaptation of "Mulan" has some noticeable and stark differences when compared to the Disney classic from the 1990s.
New "Mulan" misses both artistically and ethically
Story by Stephanie Diaz Casco, Staff Writer • October 12, 2020

During the coronavirus pandemic, it has been difficult times for the entertainment industry, as there are movies being postponed or not being filmed yet. Luckily, the live-action remake of “Mulan”...

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From left to right: Ivan Delgado Cruz (12), Ahmed Amine (12), Brady Gomez (12), Alex Jara (12), Alex Ortiz (12), Christian Riera (12), Johnny Llivisaca (12), Diego Giles (10) and Jose Jacinto Bastarrachea (12) line up on the field.
Homecoming 2020 Photo Gallery
Story by Sage Houts, Lead Photographer/Taste Editor • October 12, 2020

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The Student News Site of Columbia Heights High School
The Student News Site of Columbia Heights High School