The Vanguard News

The Vanguard News

What Makes A School Shooter?

What Makes A School Shooter?

Rolando Ortega, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018

These are teens that feel that they have been wronged by society and have a desire for revenge. They're children who are seen as outliers and are bullied because of this, slowly building up rage and passion for vengeance. Now this is not to make them seem heroic, this is simply their justification for...

Fortnite: A Fantastic Free-for-All

Fortnite: A Fantastic Free-for-All

Rolando Ortega, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018

The Battle Royal genre has grown immensely since its creation in 2017, and is only expected to keep growing as new titles are released to profit from this new gaming craze. Player Unknown's Battlegrounds is the game that started this genre, and game companies are still hesitant to invest in this new phase...

Band Life

Band Life

Rolando Ortega, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018

With many Baldwin Park High School students beginning to decide what classes they would like to take next year, now is a great opportunity to introduce them to the band program. The Braves Entertainment Corps. has always been a pivotal part of the arts curriculum at BPHS, and will continue to be in...

The Las Vegas Shooting and Its Mark in History

The Las Vegas Shooting and Its Mark in History

Rolando Ortega, Staff Writer

November 11, 2017

The first day of October became the last day for at least 58 people at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival due to the deadliest civilian shooting in American history. It is time to examine the factors that have led to such a viciously destructive assault. The setting had a drastic impact on the...