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An all-too familiar past: unfolding two of the past centuries’ deadliest pandemics

(top)Seattle drugstore employees gather downtown amid 1918's influenza pandemic
(bottom)Pedestrians crossing the streets of downtown New York City mid- COVID-19 pandemic, 2020

By Gabi Rodriguez, Features/ Sports Editor

May 13, 2020

With the global population enduring the unwelcomed arrival of COVID-19, our lifestyles have unanimously veered into a bender. We find ourselves in an age with no guidelines, where the amount of honors classes and life experience seem to fall short of preparing us to live in the wake of a pandemic. This...

How COVID-19 has changed the lives of Medical Personal

April 13, 2020

“We pray before we go to work, praying that you won’t catch anything or bring home anything.” Some employees are so afraid that they have become almost germaphobic, spending the first hour and a half of their shift just cleaning machines, knobs, and rails. Sometimes they are so afraid they e...

My List of the Top 5 Most Influential Movies to Watch During Black History Month

My List of the Top 5 Most Influential Movies to Watch During Black History Month

By Ashton Brown, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

As you may know, this month, February, is America’s Black History Month, where we honor the struggles and accomplishments of Black people in America and in the world. This month stands to appreciate all the feats black people have overcome and are still overcoming. Black History Month is where we come ...

Fun Facts about our teachers

By Alvaro Alvarez

November 15, 2019

With the start of the new year, students are able to interact and meet with new teachers and staff members they may or may not have encountered before in their previous years. New connections are made, but before anything, getting to know the staff is vital to form any new type of relationship with the...

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