The Countdown Begins

The Countdown Begins

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
May 3, 2017
Filed under Features

Graduation is fast approaching and seniors can not be more excited to leave high school. June 1st is graduation day and leaves less than a month left of school. Fernanda Garcia believes that this is a huge moment in everyone's life. "It's the end of high school, one of the most important stepping...

ANTourage

ANTourage

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
May 3, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

IRVINE, CA-- On Saturday, April 22, the University of California, Irvine (UCI) held its annual spring open house, Celebrate UCI. Students had to register beforehand. It invited the newly admitted Anteaters, potential students, and family members to campus for a fun day. The event lasted throughout the...

Let’s Hear it for Footloose

Let’s Hear it for Footloose

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
May 2, 2017
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On March 23, the BPHS drama department’s production of Footloose opened at the Performing Arts Center. The cast performed on the stage a total of five times with a middle school performance on the 22, 7 PM shows from the 23-25, and a 2 PM matinee on the 25. "It started off slow, but then the funny...

Singing Notes With Rachel Park

Singing Notes With Rachel Park

Sharon Tran, Editor
April 30, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA -- BPHS senior Rachel Park has has only lived in Baldwin Park for this past school year, but she has made a name for herself with her musical capabilities. Many of Mrs. Wong’s AP Literature students know her for some of the original music she created for a few class projects. She also...

Pepsi Falls Flat

Pepsi Falls Flat

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
April 30, 2017
Filed under Features

On April 4, Pepsi released their new ad with supermodel Kendall Jenner as the star. The ad received immediate backlash from social media, with many calling it “tone deaf”. "This ad trivializes the urgency of the issues and it diminishes the seriousness and the gravity of why we got into the street...

Finishing Strong?

Finishing Strong?

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
April 27, 2017
Filed under Features

Baldwin Park High School is entering its last grading period. Approximately six weeks are left in school and students are trying to survive. Teachers are kicking it into high gear because they are preparing students for their finals and AP testing. President Evelyn Montenegro sums up the last couple...

Stressing Toward Graduation

Stressing Toward Graduation

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
April 25, 2017
Filed under Features

Senior year is many students ' most stressful high school year for innumerable reasons. A senior year at BPHS comes with an extra treat that stretches throughout the nine months of the school year: the senior project. “Doing all these mentor meetings and research papers and PowerPoints at first...

Senioritis

Senioritis

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017
Filed under Features

Baldwin Park High School seniors only have a couple of months left until they leave high school. This period is usually the time senioritis kicks in. Andrew Munoz believes everyone is affected by senioritis. "I think senioritis is just a form of procrastination that affects every student throughout...

Be Your Own Fairy Godmother

Be Your Own Fairy Godmother

Sharon Tran, Editor
April 20, 2017
Filed under Features

Tired of going to Windsor every weekend to look for a prom dress? Can’t stop wincing at the outrageous prices? Having nightmares about showing up in the same dress as someone else? Well, here is the solution for you: make your own prom dress! Now, I know this isn’t a typical 90’s rom-com, but...

Return Trump

Return Trump

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
April 16, 2017
Filed under Features

President Donald Trump's tax returns were illegally released to the public, showing that he paid $38 million for an income of more than $150 million in 2005. The two-page form, which was labeled "Client Copy," did not reveal the exact sources of Trump's income. His refusal to release his tax returns has ...

Future Brave Leaders

Future Brave Leaders

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
April 15, 2017
Filed under Features

Baldwin Park High School's student government helps the school run smoothly. ASB members take part in organizing school dances, spirit weeks, rallies, fundraisers, and many of the much-anticipated senior events. "I hope to receive candidates for next year that are willing to continue the legacy that...

Why to Visit the Huntington Library

Why to Visit the Huntington Library

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
April 14, 2017
Filed under Features

Bored but adventurous? Travel down to the Huntington Library! The Huntington Library is located in San Marino and can be reached by taking the 178 Foothill bus heading towards the El Monte Station and then the 267 bus towards Pasadena. The Huntington Library provides an insight on American and Europe...

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