Homecoming Court at American  

How homecoming court at American can be seen as a better representation of the student body   Sahana Narayan Staff Writer      Beautiful dresses and sharp suits. Sparkling sashes worn over their shoulders. Crowns and tiaras balancing on their heads. It’s homecoming season at American High School, and at the center of it all, stands this year’s […]

The Gaps Between Counselors and Students

A look at the causes of a lack of communication between counselors and students. Anika Aggarwal Staff Writer      Amidst college application season and worsening teenage mental health, counselors are a support system for students, whether it be school conflicts or academic challenges. Helping students with a variety of issues is the main objective of counselors, […]

Disastrous Oil Spill in Orange County

California faces a devastating environmental disaster Japneet Kaur Staff Writer      Saturday, October 2 was a catastrophic day for Orange County, California. Huntington Beach, a seaside city bordering the Southern California coast, faced a devastating oil spill resulting in the dumping of 126,000 gallons of oil into the Pacific Ocean. Officials attributed the spill to a […]

Ladies and Gentlemen, We Got Him

For years Facebook has faced scrutiny for its misuse of consumer information, yet it has managed to evade indictment. Until recently,  a whistleblower has presented the public with a story that Facebook cannot run from Josh De Gracia Staff Writer      On Monday, October 4th, the world fell silent as Whatsapp, Instagram, Messenger, and  Facebook coincidentally […]