the spartan banner

Senioritis

Antony (12) walks out of the library, tired of hearing about databases

Emily Zhang

January 28, 2020

Merriam-Webster defines senioritis as an ebbing in motivation in seniors. Senioritis is a condition that seniors admit to dealing with as they are eag...

2nd Semester Freshmen Advice

2nd Semester Freshmen Advice

January 28, 2020

As we head into 2020, the first semester is rapidly coming to an end. The class of 2023 has survived their first of eight semesters. Upperclassmen and so...

The College Application Process

The College Application Process

November 8, 2019

The majority of Brookfield East seniors will attend a 4-year college. November 1st is the Early Action and Early Decision deadline for a great many of th...

Oscar Nominee: A Star is Born

Oscar Nominee: A Star is Born

February 24, 2019

Making a light film is far easier than making a dark one. Films without much heavy subject matter can go wherever they please, as their sole job is to...

Oscar Nominee: Green Book

Oscar Nominee: Green Book

February 23, 2019

In many of the other best picture nominations, there will be one thing that severely limits the movie from being excellent. Whether it be a limited script,...

Oscar Nominee: Roma

Oscar Nominee: Roma

February 20, 2019

Often, calling a film pretentious is meant as little more as a rude insult. A movie with a hot head, with grandstanding, but without any of the importan...

Oscar Nominee: Black KkKlansmen

Oscar Nominee: Black KkKlansmen

February 19, 2019

With most movies, it is important to view the film in isolation. Base the movie off its on merits; its own script, its own camera work, its own music....

Oscar Nominee: Bohemian Rhapsody

Oscar Nominee: Bohemian Rhapsody

February 12, 2019

The second biggest film in the best picture category is Bohemian Rhapsody, a drama about the trials and tribulations about the lead singer of the band Queen: Fredd...

Oscar Nominee: Black Panther

Oscar Nominee: Black Panther

February 8, 2019

Black Panther is an achievement to diversity in Hollywood. Finally, black people from around the world can have a big budget superhero movie that appea...

Neil Armstrong (Ryan Gosling)  boards the Apollo 11 for takeoff.

First Man: Revealing the Struggles of Neil Armstrong and Apollo 11

November 14, 2018

President John F. Kennedy famously said “We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they...

by the students of Brookfield East High School
Lifestyles