What’s Next After High School?

James Reyna Staff Writer High school is an extremely important step in transitioning from a teenager to a young adult. A home where people meet some of their best friends, high school holds some of their greatest memories. Sadly, it does not last forever. Once high school is over, people must face the challenge of becoming an adult, whether that is immediately getting a job or continuing education in college. Life after high school may seem like a scary roller coaster in the beginning but at the end of the…

Millennials: The Generation of the Future

James Reyna Staff Writer The term millennial can seem hard to understand at first, but it is actually quite simple. There are six generational gaps, which include The Greatest Generation, Baby Boomers, Generation X, Generation Y and millennials. All generations differ from each other and have certain characteristics that make them special. Millennials, people born in from 1981 to early 2000s, are very unique because they do not tend to follow society’s standards and instead are introducing new ideas and reshaping the world for the better. They are the new…

What Time Is It? Homecoming Time!

Katelyn Barerras Staff Writer Homecoming is the time to celebrate our school and is the first big event of the school year. This year’s Homecoming theme was “A Golden Moment With You.” Plenty of festivities were held for Homecoming like spirit week, the Homecoming football game, the parade and lastly the Homecoming dance. Here are some golden moments from this year’s Homecoming.

Gaining Experience for the Future

Christian Nguyen Staff Writer Getting an internship is a great way to get experience for the future. Internships give opportunities to gain work experience to put in resumes. There is even the possibly of being paid, which is a nice bonus. Dress appropriately, be confident and start searching for internship opportunities. —————————————————————— Learning Moor Ellen Lei Staff Writer The word internship is defined as any official or formal program to provide practical experience for beginners in an occupation or professions. In other words, internships can be seen as opportunities to…

Girls Soccer Kicks Back Into Season

BENJAMIN LANGE ARLENE CONTRERAS Staff Writers The girls soccer team has been working rehard during practices to ensure that they will have a great outcome during the regular season. They have each developed personal goals for the regular season, as well as team goals to work toward. They hope to have success and make the playoffs as the season goes on. “ [Our] goals for this year are to improve on my soccer skills and to be able to make it to CIF,” senior player Julita Ortiz said. Improving in…

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Shoots for Moor

  BRIANA THAI LISA PHUNG Staff Writers As the fall sports season comes to an end, winter sports athletes lace up their shoes. The Alhambra boys’ basketball team is putting in their greatest amount of effort every day at practice, training with their sincere determination to prepare for their first season game on Nov. 28 against Blair High School. Currently the team is reviewing plays and conditioning so they are as ready as possible when season comes along. “Our goal this year is to win league,” senior Matthew To said….

Gaining Experience for the Future

Christian Nguyen Staff Writer Getting an internship is a great way to get experience for the future. Internships give opportunities to gain work experience to put in resumes. There is even the possibly of being paid, which is a nice bonus. Dress appropriately, be confident and start searching for internship opportunities. —————————————————————————————- Learning Moor Ellen Lei Staff Writer The word internship is defined as any official or formal program to provide practical experience for beginners in an occupation or professions. In other words, internships can be seen as opportunities to…

Stress: The Problem We All Face In High School

Christian Nguyen Staff Writer The transition from eighth grade to being a freshman in high school is an overwhelming change. Students go to a completely new school, with new teachers and students from different schools. All experience stress whether it be from loads of homework, issues at home, relationship problems or another cause. It does not matter how popular a person is or how many AP classes he or she might have; stress is highly evident for everyone in high school. —————————————————————————————- Stress Soars In Student Life Nguyen Kim Tran…

Moor Viewpoints: Haunting Stories

Yi-Feng Ho Staff Writer With Halloween creeping up, it is time to get in the eerie and spooky mood. What better way is there than to read about paranormal experiences people around school have experienced or heard of in their lives? But beware: the stories that are listed below are bound to be frightening, creepy and terrifying. Reading these accounts of paranormal activities may cause nightmares or result in new fears. Read at your own risk! “On my [Academic Decathlon] retreat, [two other girls and I] went into the woods…

Alhambra Spreads Awareness for Breast Cancer

Katelyn Barreras Staff Writer Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer for women in the United States. However, it does not only occur for women, but also for men. According to the American Cancer Society, twelve percent of women are diagnosed with breast cancer and only one percent of men. Rest assured, breast cancer is highly treatable if found during its earlier stages. —————————————————————————————- Eileen Kaiser: Why I Now Live by Y.O.L.O. Nguyen Kim Tran Staff Writer Survivors are not always evident to us; they blend in plain…