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The New Face of Royalty

The New Face of Royalty

Riley Sims, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 29, 2018

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding took place on May 19, in the United Kingdom. This union was a sign of change for the royal family due to factors like Markle’s nationality, race and former marital status, which contrast from past royals. The couple, however, has been praised for choosing l...

Glo-up Transformations

Connie Ho, Co-Editor-In-Chief

March 4, 2016

Senior Fariha Saleh: Seventh grade vs. Senior year   Junior Armando Sanchez: Sixth grade vs. Junior year   Junior Taylor Calvert: Seventh grade vs. Junior year      ...

Maria Pineda

Maria Pineda

Beth Mauthe and Hannah Majerczyk

September 3, 2015

"My dad used to abuse my mother whenever I was little. So my mom fled the country to the United States for better opportunities for her and for me, but she didn’t tell me so when I came here I had to start over, learn a new language, and meet new friends. But it was hard at first because I didn’t...

Transgender Transition

Transgender Transition

Amy Pham, Print Managing Editor

March 20, 2015

The ache of the bandages tug at his chest, making it difficult for him to breathe. He strains his throat trying to make his voice deeper. He slowly unrolls the bandages and finally finds relief, says goodnight to his twin sister, who used to be his mirror image, and falls asleep, dreaming of the day ...