David Douglas High School Student Newspaper


2013-2014 STAFF
NEWS EDITORS: Hunter Holmes, Andrew Nguy, Dani Jones, and Alexa Mediano

OPINIONS EDITORS: Kathryn Jacobson, Jazzmen Griffin, Tierra Johansen, and Cameren Lee

FEATURES EDITORS: Ellen VanSlyke and Alexis Blasier

SPORTS EDITORS: Tessa Meyer and Jose Delgado

REPORTERS: Kennedy Bertelson, Sarah Bradbury, Toni Cherry, Bella Guynes, Isaiah Mortensen, 
Abby Moss, Angela Nguyen, Sagal Hadafow, Kiley Porter, Elli Simotas, and Belle Smith

ADVERTISING MANAGERS: Kiley Porter
 
ADVISOR: Steve Rivas

PUBLICATION
The Highlander is published monthly by the David Douglas High School Advanced Journalism class, 1001 S.E. 135th Ave., Portland OR 97233.  Email:  Steve_Rivas@ddouglas.k12.or.us. Phone: 503-261-8303. The Highlander has a circulation of 2,000 and is printed at the Gresham Outlook. DDSD Superintendent: Don Grotting.  DDHS Principal: John Bier.  Opinions expressed in the Highlander are not necessarily those of the district or high school administrations.  The Highlander reserves the right to withhold Letters to the Editor it deems inappropriate.

AWARDS
First Place: American Scholastic Press: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 with “Special Merit,” 1999, 2000, 2001 with “Special Merit,”  2002 with “Special Merit,”  2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 with “Special Merit,” 2007 with “Special Merit,” 2008 with “Special Merit," 2009 with "Special Merit," 2010 with "Special Merit” and "Best Sports Section," 2011 with "Special Merit,”  2012 with "Special Merit” and "Best Opinions Section," and 2013 with "Special Merit” and "Most Outstanding Newspaper."

First Place: Northwest Scholastic Press Publication Olympics (discontinued): 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2008, and 2010.

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