Affinity groups spread cultural awareness at third annual Multicultural Fair

Affinity groups spread cultural awareness at third annual Multicultural Fair

To share the various aspects of their cultures with the student body, affinity groups played different genres of music and distributed food at the third annual Multicultural Fair on the quad April 17. “I think the Multicultural Fair is a representation of our mission statement in that it both embraces and celebrates diversity and inclusivity,” […]

Chariots of Fire: JCL attends annual convention

Chariots of Fire: JCL attends annual convention

Thirty Latin students and members of the Junior Classical League from both campuses participated in intellectual, athletic and artistic activities in the California JCL Convention at Miramonte High School in Orinda, California, from March 29-31. The conference featured events including chariot racing, art competitions and Certamen for students and teachers.  Certamen is a quiz bowl […]

Senior raises and releases trout for research project

As part of his Advanced Placement Environmental Science research project, a Ethan Rosen ’19 released the trout he raised for his research project into Castaic Lake Thursday. “We chose to release them based on where the trout could be used to reduce the fishing burden on local populations,” Rosen said. Though AP Environmental Science classes […]

Industry professionals, students convene at first-ever journalism festival

Industry professionals, students convene at first-ever journalism festival

Students and advisers from schools in the Los Angeles area attended workshops co-led by industry professionals and student volunteers at the school’s first-ever journalism festival, “Through the Looking Glass,” on Feb. 9. Emmy-award winning Peter Hamby, a former CNN reporter and the current host of “Good Luck America” on Snapchat, gave the keynote speech. Former […]

New wildfire regulations to be implemented

In an effort to prevent  the wildfires that occurred last November from happening again, California state government implemented new regulations for wildfire safety and funding that took effect Jan. 1. There are two important regulations that impact California residents, according to the Los Angeles Times. New garage doors installed as of this summer are required to have a […]

Students volunteer at annual Luminaria event

Members of the school community helped set up lanterns for the Studio City Neighborhood Council’s eighth annual Luminaria at Campo de Cahuenga on Saturday. Chair of Cultural Affairs Committee Richard Niederberg said the goal of the community service project was for volunteers to prepare for the following day’s festivities and learn about the history of […]

Community Council holds Community Service Week

In an effort to encourage students to participate in community outreach activities, Community Council organized Community Service Week from Nov. 12 to Nov. 16, in which members of each grade aided non-profit organizations during their class meetings. Sophomores packaged art supplies and wrote letters to students at the Wise Readers to Leaders School program, which […]

Alumna’s film chosen as a finalist in film festival

A short film written by Nicole Bahar ’18 was selected as a finalist for the People’s Choice Award in the MY HERO International Film Festival. The film, Āmrikā, follows an Iranian-American teen girl as she travels to Iran, her country of origin, to gather citizens’ opinions about America and to contrast Middle Eastern stereotypes. Bahar’s mentor […]

La Femme hosts second annual EMPOWER Conference

La Femme hosts second annual EMPOWER Conference

Students engaged in discussions with distinguished speakers who highlighted their professional and personal experiences relating to equity, feminism and gender equality during the second annual EMPOWER Conference on Sunday. La Femme Club Co-President Becca Frischling ’19 said the speakers all were very passionate about the issues that were important to them. “We really wanted to […]