David Douglas High School Student Newspaper

2014-2015 STAFF
NEWS EDITORS: Andrew Nguy, Anca Matica, Belle Smith, and Elizabeth Garcia 

OPINIONS EDITORS: Sarah Bradbury, Tessa Meyer, Angela Nguyen, and Cameren Lee

FEATURES EDITORS: Alexis Blasier and Toni Cherry

SPORTS EDITORS: Elli Simotas and Isaiah Mortensen

REPORTERS: HIbo Abtidon, Aline Alverez, Lauren Gaiser, Karen Hernandez, Holly HIbdon, Chi Li, Marina Vecherkina, and David Veenstra

ADVISOR: Steve Rivas

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.

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,"  2013 with "Special Merit” and "Most Outstanding Newspaper," and 2014 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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