David Douglas High School Student Newspaper


2016-17 HIGHLANDER STAFF
NEWS EDITORS:  Aline Alvarez, Mariah Getch, David Goncharuk, and Chi Li.

OPINIONS EDITORS:  Yana Kostina, Mitchell Martin, Suzy McDade, and Miriam Medina.   

FEATURES EDITOR: Ashtyn Darnell

SPORTS EDITORS:  Connor Dejeu and David Veenstra

REPORTERS: Korbin Chapman, Kenny Dong, Tommy Eblen, Joanna Gutierrez-Franco, Christian Hernandez Segovia, Jade Ober, Connor Satterfield, Savanna Smith, and Chennie Stephen 

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@ddsd40.org. Phone: 503-261-8303. The Highlander has a circulation of 2,000 and is printed at the Gresham Outlook. DDSD Superintendent: Ken Richardson.  DDHS Principal: John Bier.  Opinions expressed in The Highlander are not necessarily those of the advisor nor the district nor 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,"  2013 with "Special Merit” and "Most Outstanding Newspaper," 2014 with "Special Merit” and "Most Outstanding Newspaper," 2015, 2016 with "Most Outstanding Investigative Reporting," and 2017.


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