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Teens Voting

Jesus Aguayo, Michael Pasaye, Adam Bhuiyan, Sebastian Romero, and Enrique Jimenez

May 24, 2019

The Selfie Epidemic has taken its Poll

Miranda Ramirez, Editor-In-Chief

November 18, 2016

In 2013, the world was introduced to a phenomenon that swept the nation:the selfie. Since then it has spread into an activity teens, celebrities and even some adults partake in on an almost daily basis. Recently it has been taken to a whole new level by voters.   As the elections began, voters have decided ...

The Importance of Voting in America

Alex Castillo, Copy Editor

November 18, 2016

It is no secret that the 2016 Presidential Election is one of unfathomable importance. While there is debate over the policies and personalities of Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump, the real issue is voter participation. Voter participation is at an all time low. As this election passes and more e...

The Bolivian Voter

Dancer Lucia Ruiz, 12, finds herself able to vote in Bolivia, and shares the importance of being an active citizen here and in her home country.

Melissa Hernandez, Staff Writer

March 4, 2016

In the midst of elections in the both the United States and in Bolivia, dancer, Lucia Ruiz, 12, finds herself able to vote in Bolivia, yet to not able vote in the United States for the time being.   Q1: How is it that you can vote in Bolivia while being here in the U.S.?   A1...

The race to lead the school

On Thurs., Mar. 20, junior Austin Rodriguez runs for senior class representative.  “Think of us as President FDR and Vice President Truman,” Rodriguez said. “ I make new deals.”

Edward Valencia, Writer/Parents and Teachers Editor

April 11, 2014

ASB elections were held on campus from Mar. 25-27,for positions that will impact the school next year. The candidates posted creative signs asking students to vote for them. From hashtags to Snapchat to Facebook, there were several ways for candidates to gain the vote. Positions were competit...

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