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Joey Samraj

Joey Samraj

Karina Herrera , Photographer March 26, 2017

"I'm going to UT Arlington to do summer school so I can finish off my college much faster. I'm excited [because I'll be away from home.]," Joey Samraj, Senior.  

Anica John

Anica John

Miranda Molina, Reporter December 1, 2016

"[My family and I] are going to Cancun for Thanksgiving. It's suppose to be a nice place," Anica John, 12

Senior Parking Spots Vandalized

Senior Parking Spots Vandalized

Eden Amberber, Co-Editor-in-Chief September 28, 2016

Seniors are awash with frustration after vandals burned tire marks on their personalized parking spots. About five parking spots were damaged, including those rented by Deja Sanchez, Lilly Castillo and...

A group of seniors avoid the cafeteria.

Library Friends

Jeffrey Candelaria and Karla Romero September 1, 2016

"We don't know anybody at lunch. It's too crowded."

From unfortunate injury to unexpected discovery

From unfortunate injury to unexpected discovery

Eden Amberber, Reporter April 15, 2016

  Senior Oscar Marin found his passion for physical therapy unintentionally. During the first football game of the season, Marin tore a ligament in his leg and fractured his fibula. For Marin,...

From high school dream to college reality

Eden Amberber, Reporter April 15, 2016

As a freshman, he walked into school with a plethora of worries. He thought of his chances of getting into his dream schools. Due to this, he worked hard throughout high school. Now a senior, he has achieved...

The Best of Both Worlds: Name Change

Amy Pham, Co-Editor-In-Chief March 4, 2016

What name do you go by? JY: Julie (Yang). I think it’s easy. Simple, easy to memorize. SN: I go by Sean (Nguyen). It sounds similar [to my legal name.] I like it, it’s easier for people to say. AD:...

Jennifer Vazquez

Jennifer Vazquez

Eden Amberber and Saschel Moore November 17, 2015

"My boyfriend gave me these roses. We've been together [for] six months. My favorite thing about him is basically everything." Senior Jennifer Vazquez

High school designer making professional money

Miranda Molina, Reporter November 5, 2015

It starts with a sketch and will end with a paycheck. Senior Rachel McIntosh has been designing a logo for a chiropractor who will pay her $500 once the logo is finished. Before working as a designer,...

Cathryn Raney

Cathryn Raney

Patty Castillo, Reporter September 3, 2015

"I think [2016] seniors are going to have an awesome year, because we're all really pumped to [get] involved. This first fundraiser is only part of the things we're doing in order to support ourselves...

Tips for getting through senior year (without spending hundreds)

Brittany Davis, Reporter March 20, 2015

Start planning early: Give yourself a budget and stick to it. Seriously consider if you need to buy senior items (shirts, hoodies, class ring, etc.): Remember that senior year is only one year, so...

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