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MESA catapults their way to the top

The Mathematics, Engineering, and Science Achievement (MESA) club on campus is dedicated to introducing to and helping students into careers related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) by performing numerous projects. The club meets weekly on Wednesdays and is advised by Mr. Abad, but there is also a sixth period class dedicated to the club and its goal. Prior

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The Fight For Human Rights Going Strong

By: Briana Ramirez Human Rights Day will be acknowledged on the December 10. It will be acknowledged and celebrated by those who believe that everyone is equal. “Human rights are moral principles or norms that describe certain standards of human behaviour, and are regularly protected as legal rights in municipal and international law,” said Chad Griffin, the president of the

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Relatives Observe Military Family Appreciation Month

By Sabrina Avarado The month of November is Military Family Appreciation Month when there are events to recognize the relatives of soldiers. The families are recognized, because they also have it difficult; they constantly worry, they miss their relative, and they are left to possibly take care of their family all on their own. “I am extremely proud of my

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National Animal Safety Can Prevent Harm

By Emmy Flores   October is National Animal Safety and Prevention Month, and animal lovers all over the nation are promoting the safe practices of handling and caring for domestic and wild animals. VAPA senior Brianna Kerveriz, said, “ I’m actually volunteering at my local animal shelter and helping out the animals there.”Many people find this event important because they have

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Identifying Mental Illnesses

By: Briana Ramirez Mental Illness Awareness Week acknowledges the National Alliance on Mental Illness and their awareness of the five different types of mental illnesses which are Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Dual Diagnosis, Depression, and Schizophrenia/ Psychosis. Mental Illnesses are a serious topic and should be taken seriously. Mental Illness Awareness week took place during the week of October

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Celebrating LGBT History Month

POSTED ON OCTOBER 30, 2017BY VALERIEDELREAL Throughout the month of October, the LGBT community celebrates lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history, and the history of the gay rights and related civil rights movements through different activities. “LGBT people are all around us, whether they’ve come out or not. LGBT History month gives people opportunities to find out more about the people around us,”

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