Online Edition of The Cardinal Times
  • Letter from the editor: Welcome Back

    Letter from the editor: Welcome Back

    Jamie Bikales, Editor

    August 26, 2016

    Welcome back! As you scroll through these pages, you’ll notice revamped Cardinal Times. We have more than double the staff of last year, so we’re introducing several new sections we hope our readers enjoy. This includes an advice column for new students, a segment dedicated to race issues and a Spanish-language section run by our sister publication,... READ MORE »»

  • Always chill: Brazo heads for retirement

    Always chill: Brazo heads for retirement

    Kate Fin

    June 1, 2016

    If you see a tall, white-haired man sporting a Hawaiian T-shirt walking down the halls, chances are it’s Mark Brazo. His classroom is hard to miss, too. Brazo decorates his door with stickers from places he’s visited. He’s at 21 right now, and they range from a Nassau, Bahamas logo to a “Wicked good Maine lobstah” sticker. If the s... READ MORE »»

    As usual, Mark Brazo is happy to help a freshman FPC student with their work.

  • Student takes a stab: Alexandre Crepeaux

    Student takes a stab: Alexandre Crepeaux

    Armand Yazdani

    June 1, 2016

    Hundreds of students at Lincoln play mainstream sports like football or soccer. But only about 10 students fence. Senior Alexandre Crepeaux is among the best – at Lincoln and across the nation. He proved his abilities again at the Junior Olympics in February in Cleveland. Nine years of practice will do that. He says he’s drawn to fencing “because of ... READ MORE »»

    Alexandre Crepeaux will not only be competing in the junior olympics but will also be fencing for New York University's NCAA fencing.

  • Students get their hands dirty

    Students get their hands dirty

    Daniel Lewinsohn

    April 13, 2016

    During summer 2014, a group of Lincoln students decided to start a small, fenced-in, garden in the courtyard just outside of the school. Since then, nine garden beds have been added and a drip watering system. The garden didn’t just jump from being a small student-led project to a full-scale garden in a blink of an eye, it took the nurturing and... READ MORE »»

    Laura Armstrong teaches her gardening class in the courtyard on an early spring day.

    Daniel Lewinsohn

  • Once upon a time: Lincoln’s 2016 Rose Princess

    Once upon a time: Lincoln’s 2016 Rose Princess

    Claire Hogenson

    April 13, 2016

    Most little girls dream of becoming a princess. For Helena Raposo, her dreams are coming true. The 16-year-old junior at Lincoln is the 2016 Rose Princess. “I am so honored to represent our school because we are so diverse and I am a foreigner, so it is really exciting,” says Raposo. Coming from Brazil last August because of her fath... READ MORE »»

    Helena Raposo was crowned the Rose Princess for Lincoln High School on March 14.

    KOIN 6 News


Speaker selections bring surprise, controversy

Ty Yamamoto

Every year at Lincoln, a select couple of seniors are chosen by the Lincoln class counsel to speak at graduation. This year, the senior speaker titles go to Montse Mendez and Leo Wiswall. “Leo and ...  Read More »

June 1, 2016

Seniors celebrated at Chinese banquet

Seniors Sophia Mautz (left) and Catherine Anderson captured awards at the annual CCBA banquet.

Seniors celebrated at Chinese banquet

Ty Yamamoto

Countless plates of Chinese food flowed from the kitchen to the tables of hundreds of students from the Class of 2016. The Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association (CCBA), which serves the local and stat...  Read More »

June 1, 2016

“It’s the real thing:” Senior wins coveted Coca-Cola scholarship

Jamie Bikales

Senior Alex Zhang was one of 150 2016 Coca-Cola Scholars, chosen from a pool of 87,000 applicants nationwide. 87,000 applied. 150 were selected as 2016 Coca-Cola Scholars, earning $20,000 in schol...  Read More »

June 1, 2016

First-time voting seniors scrutinize mayoral candidates

Armand Yazdani

As 18-year-olds consider voting in national and local elections for the first time, they are weighing their choices for the next Portland mayor. Lincoln alumni Ted Wheeler and Jules Bailey are the front-runner...  Read More »

May 8, 2016

At prom, Hollywood meets Lincoln

Zoe Bonnichsen

On April 30, Lincoln students celebrated prom. Hosted by the Oregon Zoo, the hollywood-themed ballroom was packed to the brim with students eager and ecstatic for the final dance of the year. Here are...  Read More »

May 3, 2016

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A higher minimum wage?: Yes and No

Christopher Shurring and Alec Van Oossanen

Oregon's minimum wage will rise to $14.75 an hour by 2020, approved by legislators this year on a party-line vote: 34 Democrats for, 26 Republicans against. No: It will kill jobs ...  Read More »

April 13, 2016 • 0 comments

Report Card: Issue 9

Sammy Gold

The ACT: B- Juniors took the ACT. It went smoothly as it could have gone. There were no major mess ups in the operation. The process went very quickly because students...  Read More »

April 13, 2016 • 0 comments

Editorial: “Senior superlatives: How is this still a thing?”

Harry Thoma

Why does every yearbook in the history of yearbooks run a senior survey section? Why do we spotlight who has the best hair and eyes in a vain and arrogant fashion? Why do we...  Read More »

April 11, 2016 • 0 comments

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Soccer’s unsung backbone: Joey Resnick

Joey Resnick

Senior Joey Resnick holds off a Grant attacker during a league match.

Soccer’s unsung backbone: Joey Resnick

Kai Hellberg

Perhaps the most memorable event in Lincoln sports in 2015-’16 will be boys soccer’s victory over West Salem in the 6A State Championship. No one will forget the roars th...  Read More »

June 1, 2016

Lincoln well-represented at PIL athletics celebration

Kai Hellberg

Lincoln sports’ accomplishments in the Portland Interscholastic League were showcased at its 18th annual celebration at Nike headquarters in Beaverton on May 22. Each ch...  Read More »

June 1, 2016

Weighty issues for athletes and diets

Daniel Lewinsohn

Senior Ben Hofmann, practicing his pinning, keeps a close watch on his wresting weight.

Weighty issues for athletes and diets

Daniel Lewinsohn

Steven Scoville remembers a time when wrestlers would use extreme diets to lose 20 to 30 pounds before a season. Wrestlers tried anything from starving themselves to wrapping...  Read More »

April 26, 2016

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Monday, April 18

    Boy's Golf (Tetherow invitational

    Lincoln 299 (2nd place as team, Ben Stickney, 1st individual) - Summit 295 (1st place team)

  • Tuesday, February 2

    Varsity Boys Basketball

    Lincoln 57 - Cleveland 68

  • Saturday, November 14

    Varsity Boys Soccer

    Lincoln 2 - West Salem 0

  • Friday, November 13

    Varsity Foootball

    Lincoln 42 - Grants Pass 14

  • Tuesday, November 10

    Varsity Boys Soccer

    Lincoln 2 - McMinnville 1

  • Friday, November 6

    Varsity Football

    Lincoln 28 - Newberg 0

  • Thursday, October 1

    Varsity Volleyball

    Lincoln 1 - Wilson 3

  • Thursday, October 1

    Varsity Boys' Soccer

    Lincoln 2 - Cleveland 1

“Secret in Their Eyes”: Not your average murder mystery

Ethan Jones

In “Secret in Their Eyes”, Julia Roberts plays Jess, a police investigator who discovers an unidentified female found dead in a parking garage, is her own 18-year-old daughter. Her close colleague and friend Ray, played by Chiwe...  Read More »

December 17, 2015 • 0 comments

‘Creed’: Living up to the legacy

Sydney Laxson

Rave reviews for “Creed” call it the best ‘Rocky’ movie since the original.” Completely agree. I  was skeptical because,I believed that no movie could come close the original “Rocky.”I was wrong. After seeing the mov...  Read More »

December 13, 2015 • 0 comments

‘American Sniper’ shoots itself in the foot

Kate Fin

"American Sniper" has grossed over $300 million domestically, and yet won only a single Oscarlast month - for sound editing. While some protest the less-than-stellar performance of the film at the event, the reasons for its loss of ...  Read More »

March 2, 2015 • 0 comments

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Television Reviews

Netflix Pick of the Week: Bojack Horseman seeks fame (postmortem)

Kai Hellberg

"BoJack Horseman" appeared to be just another cheesy animated show. I saw its...  Read More »

October 2, 2015 • 0 comments

Netflix Pick of the Week: “Wilfred: Speak!”

Kai Hellberg

Who would have thought that the actor who played Froto Baggins in the Lord of...  Read More »

February 13, 2015 • 0 comments

Netflix Pick of The Week: ‘Gilmore Girls’

Sean Goodman

The drama classic TV show “Gilmore Girls” is both relatable and compelling...  Read More »

January 12, 2015 • 0 comments

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Online Edition of The Cardinal Times
Online Edition of The Cardinal Times