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Angelina Calabrese commits to four more years of soccer

June 21, 2020

   Radiant and lively, Angelina Calabrese certainly brings positive energy into any room. Her compelling spirit does not stop th...

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Estephanie Mendez shows those around her the value of companionship

June 18, 2020

   With an unparalleled moral compass, and an immense devotion to her friendships, Estephanie Mendez is a truly impressive st...

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Audrey Santander lends her hand and heart before going off to college

June 13, 2020

       Giving back to her community, whether in or outside of school, is one of Audrey Santander’s biggest callings as both a griz...

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Sophia Perun turns the page to the next chapter of her life

June 11, 2020

    Sophia Perun radiates an unapologetic, free-flowing energy everywhere she goes. Because of this, it comes to no surprise th...

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Alicia May-be a wallflower, but she is not afraid of the wild

June 11, 2020

Through tears of joy and tears of sadness, Alicia May De Los Reyes has taken high school as a ground to explore her identity ...

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Joseph Kamandy combats the ‘gamer’ image

June 10, 2020

Upon meeting Joseph Kamandy, many see the poster child for a stereotypical gamer—the kid who can only communicate in Fortnite dances ...

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Antonio Morales Leyva: a fruit loop in a world of cheerios

June 10, 2020

Cuffed jeans, an endless selection of solid-colored crewnecks, a Fjällräven Kånken, and an endearingly boyish bowl cut all...

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Hannah Larson writes her way to the top

June 10, 2020

   Writing is one of Hannah Larson’s greatest strengths, but it definitely isn’t her only one. She is an avid journalist ...

The Spotlight Shines Bright on Lance Holmes

The Spotlight Shines Bright on Lance Holmes

June 10, 2020

The theater stage is no stranger to Lance Holmes, a thespian and aspiring costume designer. Starting theater in his early middle sch...

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Cruz marches confidently towards college

June 9, 2020

Time and effort are what Luis Cruz puts into all of his endeavors, and it is what has gotten him ahead in life. He has always wo...

Castro leads by example on campus

Castro leads by example on campus

June 8, 2020

From her community on campus to her community in San Marcos, Angelee Castro has dedicated numerous hours into impacting the lives ...

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Noemi Aguilar is ready to spread her wings and take off “como un aguila” (like an eagle)

June 8, 2020

One of the sweetest individuals a person could have the grand pleasure of meeting is packed into a 5-foot Latina with a head of ...

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