Senior Honors Night Awards Outstanding Students

CAROLINE REN Editor in Chief DENISE TIEU News Editor With awards ranging from community scholarships to club recognition to department-specific achievements, Senior Honors Night showcased accomplishments on May 12 in the auditorium. After having refreshments in the cafeteria, students, parents and faculty headed to the auditorium to attend the award …

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AHS ‘Speaks Up’ for LGBTQ on Day of Silence

CINDY LUO News Editor Although speaking up presents one’s thoughts through audible sound, silence can also be used to voice one’s feelings or opinions. Wearing special red “Speaking Cards” in front of their chests and “Keep Calm and Be Yourself” T-shirts, 778 students and 57 faculty members followed the lead …

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Culminating the Year with Econ Summit

ELTON HO Copy Editor Customarily, one of the final projects for the senior year is the Economic Summit, which occurred on May 14 this year. Students taking AP Government or an economics course in their second semester participate in the event. It is meant to be an enriching activity, allowing …

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Opportunity to ‘Rise From Here’ at Stage Show

ELTON HO Copy Editor SHELLEY LIN Staff Writer After the end of the dance competition season, dance teams displayed the work they practiced throughout the year at the annual Stage Show. This year, Stage Show was presented on May 1 from 7:00-9:30 p.m. The performers consisted of All-Female, All-Male, Co-ed, …

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Speech and Debate Captains’ Last Speeches

FARRAH LUU Staff Writer 1.What did you enjoy the most about Speech and Debate that made you go back to it every year? Eddie Chang (EC): I enjoy the competitors and the time spent with all the members at both practice and tournaments. Julie Yu (JY): I enjoy the Speech …

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Students in Government Seek Civic Engagement

CAROLINE REN Editor in Chief Shadowing positions ranging from City Attorney to Director of Environmental Resources, 24 AHS students participated in Students in Government Day on April 27. Alhambra City Managers worked with Assistant Principal of Business and Activities Phuong Nguyen and social science teacher and department chair Javier Gutierrez …

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Farewell from a President’s Desk

KRISTIE SHAM ASB President For those who know me personally, or those who have had the amusement of seeing me in a P.E. class, you know that I am not a runner. One trip up to one of our third-floor classrooms will leave me out of breath for an embarrassing …

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AIGAT YOUR BACK: Goodbye AHS: High School No Moor

SUSANNA AIGA Opinions Editor The high school experience was not nearly as remarkable as one would expect based on how it has been portrayed by countless young adult novels and films. I spent most of my time in AHS going through the motions, complaining about lack of sleep or crippling …

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CHEERS & JEERS

PAULA KIRYA SARA HERNANDEZ Staff Writers WASC praised Alhambra High School for accomplishments. ASB introduced its first annual Homecoming Parade and Food Truck Day. AHS Red Cross Club collected more blood than Mark Keppel and San Gabriel combined in winter and spring blood drives. Senior Council hosted an Easter Egg …

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