Senior Spotlights

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    Campbell B.

    Campbell B.

    Future plans: I will be going to Kansas University and will be majoring in Psychology. I’m very excited to leave Omaha and explore new opportunities!
    School Involvement: I have been a part of Burke Theater all 4 years at Burke and have been on the Thespian Board for 2 years.
    Favorite Memory/Tradition: My favorite tradition at Burke would probably be getting food with new people in between when school gets out and the production. It was fun to get to know the new people better.
    Teacher Shout-out: I’d like to shout out Miss Osborne as both times I had her I had a great learning experience. I felt like I could really be myself in her classroom.
    Hobbies/Interests: Some of my hobbies include watching teen dramas, reading comic books and playing video games. I also post hilarious and interesting content on both my Twitter and YouTube channel.

    Alyssa J.

    Alyssa J.

    Future plans: I will be attending Creighton University playing for the Women’s Soccer team and majoring in a science or math based field.
    School Involvement: Girls Varsity Basketball, Girls Varsity Soccer, Senior Vice President, National Honors Society, Nebraska Civic Leadership Program
    Favorite Memory/Tradition: My favorite memory from Burke would be the student section at football games or playing for the basketball and soccer teams.
    Teacher Shout-out: I’d give a shout-out to Mr. Howard who has always been a great teacher and coach and is always there to support his students in any way possible.
    Hobbies/Interests: Soccer, basketball, spending time with friends, listening to music, watching movies, and traveling.

    Bernice H.

    Bernice H.

    Future plans: Peru State – major in Education K-4
    School Involvement: Educators Rising- State of Nebraska Vice President, 4 years of Burke Cheer, Co-Captain of Burke Sparkles, Lacrosse
    Teacher Shout-out: Mrs Burton for always being by her side and helping her achieve so much!!
    Hobbies/Interests: Lacrosse, painting, loves kids, cheering on her brother and always putting others first

    Andi M.

    Andi M.

    Future plans: I plan on attending Metropolitan Community College, and majoring in either Interior design or early childhood development
    School Involvement: Theatre
    Favorite Memory/Tradition: My favorite Burke memory would be opening night celebrations and spending 2 weeks of dress rehearsals each show with some of my closest friends!!
    Teacher Shout-out: Id like to thank Mrs Bryant for pushing me to be the best I could be and for shaping me into the person I am today
    Hobbies/Interests: Theatre, spending time with friends, fishing, getting coffee, and binge watching series on Netflix

    Amanda W.

    Amanda W.

    Future plans: I plan to attend Southeast Community College at Beatrice to study elementary school education and play volleyball. After Southeast, I plan to continue my education and continue to play volleyball.
    School Involvement: Volleyball, National Honor Society
    Favorite Memory/Tradition: My favorite Burke memory is in my sophomore year when we won state for football.
    Teacher Shout-out: Teacher shoutout to Mr. Nguyen because he’s helped me a lot during my senior year and he’s an amazing teacher.
    Hobbies/Interests: Volleyball, Reading, Shopping, Spending time with friends and family