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News Recap for October 28, 2019

News Recap for October 28, 2019

October 28, 2019

ISIS leader Al-Baghdadi announced dead    Al-Baghdadi, leader of the terrorist cell known as ISIS, was killed in a U.S. ra...

The umbrella, often used by protesters as a makeshift shield, has also become the symbol for Hong Kong's pro-democracy faction.

Hong Kong protests rage on as China prepares to fight back

October 24, 2019

   An ancient Chinese proverb states, “When the wind of change blows, some people build walls and others build windmills.” ...

News Recap for October 21, 2019

News Recap for October 21, 2019

October 21, 2019

Turkey invades Syria    The Trump Administration called U.S. troops to pull out of Syria earlier last week. Despite warni...

News Recap for September 23, 2019

News Recap for September 23, 2019

September 23, 2019

Global Climate Strike Kickoff Between September 20th and 27th, children and teenagers join with environmental organizations around th...

Abigail Larson (10) gears up for what could be the prize of a lifetime through Khan Academy's Breakthrough Junior Challenge.

Students embrace the challenge of teaching

June 2, 2019

  The mysteries of the universe have slowly been solved over millennia, but much of this dense information is concealed in mus...

Congratulations on being Staff of the Year, Mr. Wolcott.

Mr. Wolcott, the Staff of the Year, celebrates 13 years as a Grizzly

May 24, 2019

  Through his work in the classroom and behind the scenes, Mark Wolcott has perfectly embodied what it means to be a Grizzly. ...

The first image of a black hole may have been blurry, but this is one large leap for mankind.

First black hole photo opens up an infinity of possibilities

May 24, 2019

  Black holes have been a mystery for years, and the dream of ever seeing one was thought impossible. But on Apr. 10, an image of a s...

Mrs. Miller takes a moment to explain to her students how to write a check, something that most adolescents do not know how to do.

Magnificent Mrs. Miller elected as SMUSD’s 2019 Teacher of the Year

May 24, 2019

  A beloved teacher of over two hundred rowdy teenagers, Mrs. Miller has taught at Mission Hills High School (MHHS) for 14 years...

Protesters line up and advocate for higher-quality classroom sizes and an efficient and honest contract at the SMUSD board meeting last month.

Brief update: tentative agreement reached for SMUSD teachers

May 13, 2019

  After two years of negotiations, the San Marcos Unified School District and the San Marcos Educators Association (SMEA) re...

SMEA members banded together with their signs as the slogan

SMEA wages protests against SMUSD board over teacher contracts

May 3, 2019

San Marcos Unified School District (SMUSD) teachers in blue San Marcos Educators Association (SMEA) shirts attended their monthly...

Added during a restoration in 1791, the iconic spire was the main victim of the fire, toppling to its demise.

Notre Dame set ablaze with fear and hope

April 26, 2019

  Standing tall on an island in the Seine River, the Notre-Dame de Paris has long since been the symbol and treasure of Pari...

News Recap for April 20, 2019

News Recap for April 20, 2019

April 20, 2019

The long-awaited Mueller report on the suspected collisions between President Donald Trump and the Russian government has been rel...

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