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Valentine’s day in different cultures

Valentine’s day in different cultures

Nadine Loureiro

February 4, 2019

Valentine’s Day is a special holiday marked with a heart around its date on the calendar; it is a  day dedicated to love and romance. People all around the world celebrate the event with their significant others, expressing their love in a multitude of ways, scaling from small to large surprises. ...

Faculty meetings talk how to act during the holiday season

Vivian Duong, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2018

To avoid a situation that would otherwise offend individuals that may differ in background, teachers are constantly told in faculty meetings on how to act around the holiday season to their students. “We need to be, as a school district, sensitive to people’s races, religions, backgrounds, so...

Decline of malls creates room for small businesses

Decline of malls creates room for small businesses

Ian Graham, A&E Editor

April 24, 2018

Resulting from the growth of consumerism and the influx of baby boomer youth, shopping malls sprouted from American soil and flourished across the country during the 1950s and ‘60s. While their main purpose was to make goods more readily available to suburban shoppers, these malls were soon overcome...

Puma Football Creating a Winning Culture

Puma Football Creating a Winning Culture

CJ Jamerson, Writer

December 18, 2017

After a series of forgetful seasons, this year's Puma Football team is making a name for themselves and sculpting a winning culture for years to come. Although the Pumas (12-2, 3-1 Premier) couldn’t come away with a win in this year’s state game, the impact it will have on future seasons is imme...

No boundaries: Teacher travels the world

No boundaries: Teacher travels the world

Sydney Wolfe, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2017

Many miss out on the prodigious opportunity to travel the world, and many think that teachers are underpaid. Here is a woman who defies all of those stereotypes. From high-end restaurants in Mexico to Mayan ruins art teacher, Lorena DeCristofaro has done it all. Being able to discover a different...

Music preferences changing over time; brings in a new music standard

Madi Montoya, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2015

While the most prominent music changes happen over longer periods of time, in just the past four years, the top hits have ranged from Adele and LMFAO in 2011 to Pharrell Williams and Katy Perry in 2014. Music is a huge part of teenage culture, it is almost impossible to walk the hallways at school...

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