WILLPOWER: IMPROPER EDUCATION FOR COLLEGE ATHETES?

WILLIAM RODRIGUEZ Staff Writer Every year there are high school seniors who receive athletic scholarships to attend a certain university. These students are usually given the offer because they have exceeded both academically and athletically, catching the interest of many collegiate teams and universities. Consequently, it is also assumed that …

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Track and Field Ends on a Strong Note

WESLEY TSAI Staff Writer With an overall record of 2-4 for both the varsity boys’ and the girls’ program, the track and field team took fourth place in league. The season ended on a positive note because a good amount of personal records such as long jumps and sprinting were …

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Swim Perseveres Through 2015 Season

WILLIAM RODRIGUEZ Staff Writer The AHS swim team is once again wrapping up the 2015 season. Coming into the regular season, the team finished with a 2-2 record in preseason. With the even record, the swimmers, along with Head Coach B, have been working to have more wins than losses …

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Senior Athletes Spotlight

Francine Macias 1. What sparked your interest in softball? Growing up, I watched my older sisters play. I wanted to be just like them and follow in their footsteps. 2. What is one of your best memories on the team? My best memory was when we made California Interscholastic Federation …

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Million Dollar Question

Sylvia Winston Features Editor F. Scott Fitzgerald once said, “There are all kinds of love in this world but never the same love twice.” Little did he know how heavily his words would resonate in for the 21st century’s youth. Young love is a topic of debate since no one …

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New Guidelines ‘PrEP’are for Battle Against HIV

CINDY LUO News Editor FARRAH LUU Staff Writer With an average of about 50,000 new infections annually in the U.S., Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) remains one of the top infections on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Notifiable Infectious Conditions list. However, in recent years, the CDC …

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Junior Council Presents Prom 2015: ‘Enchanted to Meet You’

On March 20, Junior Council fully released AHS’ Prom 2015 information. The theme this year will be “Enchanted to Meet You,” inspired by Taylor Swift’s song “Enchanted,” with the coordinated colors lavender and ivory. It will be held at the Los Angeles River Center and Gardens on April 24. The …

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AHS 2015 Spring Musical Cinderella Charms Audience

REBECCA ZENG Staff Writer On April 9, students, parents and other audience members sat in the auditorium among the sound of murmurs, until darkness and silence spread throughout the building. Presented by AHS Thespians, various band and orchestra members and the Visual and Performing Arts department, the spring musical “Cinderella” …

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ASB Spreads Moor Spirit in Spring Rally

SHELLEY LIN Staff Writer On April 3, ASB hosted the annual Spring Rally during lunch. The Spring Rally presented this season’s sports: boys’ volleyball, swim, badminton, boys’ tennis, track and field, girls’ softball and boys’ baseball. “[This spring rally], we [wanted] to highlight [student athletes’] accomplishments and also celebrate senior …

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FHA-HEROes: Leaders in and out of the House

ELTON HO Copy Editor At AHS, members of the Future Homemakers Of America-Home Economics Related Occupations (FHA-HERO) club sharpen their career and leadership skills as they explore a variety of home economics-related topics throughout the year, including fashion and cooking. Adviser and Vocational Education Department Head Julie Eyre assists club …

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