Basalt High School

AZYEP Student Builds an Electric Snowmobile

Mar 7, 2021

Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program student DJ, Connor Hoffman, is building an electric snowmobile for Aspen Skiing Company. Listen to hear how this project came to be and how a high school sophomore is pulling off this massive feat. You'll also hear from Auden Schendler, Vice President of Sustainability at Aspen Ski Co., about fighting the climate crisis with electrification. 

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This month on Other Plans, host Abby Gierke's guest is Samila Trevisan. Samila talks about her journey from Brazil to the U.S. as a young adult and her current work as a family liaison for Basalt High School.

Thursday Community Calendar

Mar 5, 2020
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Here’s your community calendar for Thursday, March 5th, underwritten by Basalt Regional Library, where your library card opens more than just books, including: movie streaming, eBooks and audiobooks, digital magazines, foreign language learning, and research database online services. For the list of today's events, like The Addams Family: A New Musical Comedy performed by Basalt High School at the Basalt Middle School Auditorium, click on the headline.

The Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program spoke with participants of the valley's annual alternative dance and poetry slam which celebrates youth LGBTQ+ diversity. The Word Dance takes place in April and is hosted by the Basalt High School Gay Straight Alliance and sponsored by AspenOUT.

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Carla Soto y Gabriela Magana Silva, de Basalt High School, hablan sobre el proyecto final de la escuela secundaria, que implica un viaje a El Paso, Texas, para aprender sobre la cultura mexicana / estadounidense en la frontera. Este junio participarán en la inmersión en la frontera a través del Programa de Liderazgo Colaborativo en colaboración con la Escuela de Liderazgo Mundial y la Capilla de Aspen.

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Carla Soto and Gabriela Magana Silva, seniors from Basalt High School discuss their high school capstone project which entails a trip to El Paso, Texas to learn about the Mexican/American culture at the border. This June they will participate in border immersion through the Collaborative Leadership Program in partnership with the World Leadership School and the Aspen Chapel.   

Thank You Ms. Miles and Ms. Niebla

May 4, 2019

The Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment appreciates Roaring Fork Valley Teachers during the 2019 National Teacher Appreciation Week. Thank you Ms. Miles from Bridges High School and Ms. Niebla from Basalt High School. 

5Point Film Dream Project scholarship sinners Isaac Musselman, Eli Li, Chloe Gonzalez and Sarah Teague, along with mentor Randall Lavelle discuss their winning scholarship projects. Learn more at 5Point Adventure Film here.

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For nearly four years, Basalt High School graduating senior Mauricio Sosa has labored to transform a grassy alcove into a communal safe-space for reflection and connection. The Community is invited to celebrate a ribbon-cutting party for the Peace Garden at Basalt High School on June 1st at 4pm.

KDNK's Raleigh Burleigh speaks with Steven Machuca and Lindsay Anderson of Basalt High School about the Gay Straight Alliance's "Alternative Prom" and poetry slam on Saturday, April 28.