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Mrs. Babcock looking at student test scores in the academic office.
Women Lead the Way: The history of female leadership at Bolles
Amber Bansal, Contributing Writer • March 27, 2021

Women in leadership is a recurring theme on the Upper School campus. It started with the first female principal, Mrs. Julie Babcock, a former Bolles teacher and staff member who served as principal for...

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Mrs. Dividu (far left) with the Mock Trial team
The Women of History
Megan Howard, Coffeehouse Promoter • March 23, 2021

What do history, law, education and psychology have in common? The female force of the history department includes Mrs. Chandler, Mrs. Dividu, Mrs. Fluegel, and Mrs. Gomez, who all teach a variety of history...

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Two Teachers' Journeys to Bolles
Elliana Emery, Contributing Writer • March 16, 2021
Bird Watching? It goes both ways.
Isabel Bassin, Contributing Writer • March 15, 2021
Editorial statement on recent events of Asian hate
Editorial statement on recent events of Asian hate
The Editorial Board March 31, 2021

Dear readers, We, the Editorial Board of The Bolles Bugle, firmly stand against the rampant increase of Asian American hate crimes over the past few months. As of March 16, 2021, 3,800 incidents of...

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Colorblind Casting: curse or blessing?
Clariss Valdivia, Contributing Writer • March 29, 2021
Tubman on $20 bill
Avani Bansal, Co-Editor In Chief • March 29, 2021
Reaching for the stars
Amber Bansal, Contributing Writer • March 26, 2021
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Missed the Monday Morning Announcements? Rewatch them here!
Missed the Monday Morning Announcements? Rewatch them here!

Every Monday morning, the Video Production Club, run by presidents Tommy Zhang and Edmond Chen, broadcasts the daily announcements for the student...

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Student Council conducts mental health survey
Student Council conducts mental health survey
Su Ertekin-Taner, Creative Director • June 7, 2021

To quantify the effects of the pandemic on the mental health of our school, the Student Council conducted a survey regarding the mental health at Bolles. The anonymous survey, published on the San Jose Students Schoology page, consisted of 11 questions regarding the various aspects of mental health of...

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For Homecoming week, the moms brought pizza and treats for the football team.
Team Moms: What it's like behind the scenes
Taylor Ford, Copy Editor • March 30, 2021

Team moms are like the stage managers in a huge Broadway play. They’re the back bone of the whole production so nothing falls apart and everything goes according to plan. Being a team mom is no joke and is a serious commitment. When questioned how long she, Roxanne Epstein, had been a team mom, she took a pause and said “their whole lives” and ended with a chuckle. Being a team mom is not...

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We tried making a TikTok musical
We tried making a TikTok musical
Sarah Scherkenbach, Co-Editor In Chief • March 23, 2021

Cast/Crew Director/Executive Producer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sarah Scherkenbach Head of Music and Lyrics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ian Peiris Male Principal Cast/Producer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Atticus Dickson Female Principal Cast/Music and Lyrics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Su Ertekin-Taner Act...

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