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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Reaches Milestone

News

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Reaches Milestone

JANET GUAN Copy Editor On Oct. 29, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that they have guaranteed 21 million home loans since the start of their Home Loan Guaranty program. The program is part of the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944, also known as the “G.I. Bill of Rights,” which has guaranteed benefits for
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Features

Introduction: College Readiness

JADE LIEU Features Editor Students often wonder what their status on “college readiness” is. The little-referenced ‘tracking system’ is one of the things The Moor has decided to explore into depth. The Moor Newspaper has decided to go on the hunt and venture the process and gathered a few useful tactics counselors utilize to assist
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Counselor Request

CAROLINE REN Editor-in-Chief Guidance counselors and teachers across campus work hard in order to ensure students stay on track for graduation as well as fulfill A-G requirements. At the beginning of the school year, counselors present to freshmen what these requirements are. Later, when students receive their transcripts in the spring of junior year, they
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The College Care Plan

JOSEPH NEY-JUN Staff Writer Alhambra High school ranks higher than Mark Keppel and San Gabriel High School in terms of college readiness, according to U.S. News Education. AHS has a number of resources available to help students prepare for college which contribute to that score. In the classroom, some senior English teachers teach their students
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Education through CCR

FARRAH LUU Staff Writer In today’s society, students are expected to be fully prepared for college and career life right out from high school. For students to be ready, they have to study hard and have an extensive curriculum. In addition to having a strong work ethic, students should also participate in extracurricular to maintain
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Fall Play 2014: The Thespians Did It! Fall Play 2014: The Thespians Did It!

PAULA KIRYA Staff Writer KAYIU WONG Opinions Editor Every year, the fall play is a much-anticipated tradition at AHS. This year, our Thespian Honors Society shook things up with their rendition of Tim Kelly’s murder mystery “The Butler Did It.” On Nov. 20 and 21, our fellow Moors performed with an impeccable display of talent.
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No  ‘Ho’lding back: Opening the Golden Door for Dual Citizens No ‘Ho’lding back: Opening the Golden Door for Dual Citizens

ELTON HO Copy Editor The United States is said to be a land where people of all nationalities are welcomed. Yet, the U.S. Oath of Allegiance taken at naturalization ceremonies requires the renunciation of allegiances to any other country. In an era where the world has become increasingly interconnected, the idea that one can only
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Varsity Girls’ Tennis Triumphant in Almont League Standings Varsity Girls’ Tennis Triumphant in Almont League Standings

KEVIN KONG Sports Editor After 13 years of not having won the Almont League Title, the girls’ tennis team has recaptured the highest rank in standings once again under the leadership of Head Coach Calvin Chow. On Oct. 28, it was announced that the Lady Moors tied with San Gabriel and Mark Keppel for the
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AHS Commends New Additions to Hall of Fame AHS Commends New Additions to Hall of Fame

ANHAYTE GUAJARDO WILLIAM RODRIGUEZ Staff Writers Of the traditions at Alhambra High School, one still celebrated today is the AHS Hall of Fame. Its purpose is to formally recognize alumni for their success as athletes and coaches at AHS and how it affected their future lives. To continue this tradition, the 2014 Hall of Fame
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