David Douglas High School Student Newspaper

Alexis Blasier, Lauren Gaiser, Elizabeth Garcia, Karen Hernandez, Cameren Lee, Tessa Meyer, Andrew Nguy, and Elli Simotas

NEWS EDITORS:  Aline Alverez, Chi Li, Angela Nguyen, and Marina Vecherkina  

OPINIONS EDITORS: Rikka Gustey, Holly HIbdon, Anca Matica, and Belle Smith   

FEATURES EDITORS: Sarah Bradbury and Toni Cherry

SPORTS EDITORS:  Isaiah Mortensen and David Veenstra

REPORTER: Caleb Bockelman

CUB REPORTERS: Amal Ismaeel, Anita Kozinskiy, Ashtyn Darnell, Brooke Nelson, Cassandra Davis, Connor Dejeu, Deshala Amos, D’Sa Rolly, Elina Rivera-Torres, Jade Ober , James Fisher, Jaydin Proctor, Kathryn Tucker, Keshaundra Jackson, Kincaid Eblen, Leticia Canul-Ake, Lizbeth Alvarez, Mariah Getch, Mitchell Martin, Nicole Freemon, Rhaiden Phetsomphou, Susan McDade, Tommy Jay Larracas, Vincent Xiong, and Yana Kostina

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," and 2015.

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