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5 Questions with Lesly Lasso

5 Questions with Lesly Lasso

Lucy Hernandez, News Section Editor

May 16, 2014

Senior Lesly Lasso sheds light on how she keeps it cool, calm and kind at all times.   Q1: Who is your inspiration?   A1: My inspiration is my big brother Carlos. Ever since I was little he always taught me to be a kind person and treat people the way I want to be treated. He is...

5 Questions with Heidi Alcedo

5 Questions with Heidi Alcedo

Noemi Lozano, Writer

May 16, 2014

Senior Heidi Alcedo was one of Downey High School’s four Skills USA participants who brought home gold medals from Finals.     Q1: How does it feel to have won gold in the Skills USA Finals? A: Even though we wanted it so bad, and worked so hard, it definitely took us by surprise.   Q2:...

5 Questions with Osvaldo Zamora

5 Questions with Osvaldo Zamora

Lucy Hernandez, News Section Editor

March 7, 2014

Aspiring body builder and model, senior Osvaldo Zamora shares his new passion for working out and his strict five-day workout regimen.   Q1. What motivates you? A1. I used to be chunky when I was growing up and people used to constantly tease me. When I saw my brother starting to work out,...

5 Questions with Tracy Molina

5 Questions with Tracy Molina

February 28, 2014

On Feb. 18, Tracy Molina was informed that she placed to go to regionals for Skills USA, which will take place in San Diego, after winning a bronze medal for Intermediate Drafting Engineering.   Q1. Why did you sign up to be a part of Skills USA? A1. I signed up last year and I thought...

5 Questions with Ms. Pena

5 Questions with Ms. Pena

Sara Cabrera, Copy Editor & 5 Quest0ions with Section Editor

February 26, 2014

After the recent passing of Mr. Child, newcomer Ms. Pena is permanently taking over his five English classes who have had to adjust to 3 different substitutes during the 1st semester.   Q1. Where did you attend college? A1. After I graduated from Downey in ’04, I went to Long Beach City...

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