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The Prom Dilemma

Kiara Miltin, Staff Writer

February 12, 2014

Filed under Feature, Op/Ed

Ladies calm down… It’s only prom! It’s safe to say that any girl has the right to get ready for prom, but at times, some girls rush to get ready a little bit too early.There are various forms of preparation that can go in...

The distortion of beauty

The distortion of beauty

February 12, 2014

Barbie gone bad

Barbie gone bad

February 12, 2014

See it through my lens

Gina Matteo, Op/Ed Editor

February 12, 2014

Filed under Op/Ed

The 21st century is consumed with the fight for social rights and equality for all. People all over the world are uniting to stomp out stereotypes. The media tells you to “be proud of where you are from” and “don’t let the hate...

“No press is bad press”

November 20, 2013

Thanksgiving truths

Gina Matteo, Op/Ed Editor

November 20, 2013

Filed under Op/Ed

    Whether it’s the turkey and stuffing on the dinner table or being surrounded by family, Americans love their Thanksgiving.     Thanksgiving has always set the mood for people across the country for the upcoming ...

Shall we dance?

Emmaline Wei, CC Spin Editor

November 20, 2013

Filed under Op/Ed

    Winter Formal, Sadie Hawkins, Spring Fling, Black and White Ball— what do all these things have in common? They’re all dances Monte Vista doesn’t hold.     That’s right— every year, Monte Vista High School...

Inescapable stress

Samantha Teshima, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013

Filed under Op/Ed

    Not only is stress is an unavoidable part of students’ lives here at MV, it can also endanger our lives.     Monte Vista is a school of diversity; no two students are exactly alike...except for one thing-- stress. The r...

Guilty of procrastination

Kiara Miltin, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013

Filed under Op/Ed

     Procrastination: it’s something we all do but know we shouldn’t.      Many of us procrastinate in order to avoid  homework or studying for a test. But why do so many of us find ourselves procrastinating?      “...

Classes in chaos

November 20, 2013

GTA V: Helping build a better society

Isabella Ordaz, Business Manager

November 20, 2013

Filed under Op/Ed

    Rockstar, a video gaming company, recently released Grand Theft Auto V (GTA V), the latest game in the widely respected and heartily applauded Grand Theft Auto series. The line of games is famous for delivering positive mes...

How do you dirty dance?

Lauren Lambertson, Staff Writer

November 13, 2013

Filed under Op/Ed

    School dances are great for dancing and going a little crazy with your friends, but not for dancing on them.    Urban dictionary describes dirty dancing as basically one step away from having sex on the dance floor...

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