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My Tribe: Abigail Lange

Photo by Frankie Ortega.

Frankie Ortega, Staff Writer

February 4, 2019

Ever since she was a freshman, senior Abigail Lange has been a part of  the FUHS theatre program. But her love for the art began before high school. “I had been in community theatre before high school, and I knew it was something I was really passionate about,” Lange said. Faced with choosing...

My Tribe: Megan Kim

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Jamie Ma, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 29, 2019

When one thinks of the word “tribe,” usually a sports team or arts program comes to mind. But for senior Megan Kim, an International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma candidate, she found her community in the Full IB program. There are fifteen students in total, all persevering through the rigorous co...

My Tribe: Maria Vazquez

My Tribe: Maria Vazquez

Alejandra Rodriguez, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019

The Advanced Via Individual Determination program (AVID) changed senior Maria Vazquez for the better since she joined the program her freshman year, where she found a community. “I love AVID,” Vazquez said. “We literally call each other the AVID familia. We are very open and nice.” Vaz...

My Tribe: Drew Soderquist

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Nathan Smith, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019

There’s always a lot on the plate of an Editor-in-chief of a school news website, but for senior Drew Soderquist, it’s a perfect fit. Soderquist joined the journalism program as a sophomore, and has grown to become one of the Tribe Tribune’s Editors-in-Chief. “It’s been a really fu...

My Tribe: Jolie Thomas

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Audry Jeong, Copy/Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 25, 2019

ASB has been an integral part that has shaped senior Jolie Thomas since she stepped foot on campus. Thomas has not only been an active member of the class but has worked her way up to a leadership role of Senior Class Treasurer. “ASB is huge for me. I’ve always loved to be helpful not just in school b...

My Tribe: Alan Rodriguez

My Tribe: Alan Rodriguez

Tyler Huor, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019

Senior Alan Rodriguez, a baritone for Vocal Ensemble in the Choir program, reflects how impactful his tribe was to him throughout his journey as a high schooler. Choir provided a team for him to bond with and gave him the opportunities to improve his ability, slowly accepting the Tribe as a place to call ho...

My Tribe: Bailey Nakagawa

My Tribe: Bailey Nakagawa

Tyler Huor, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019

Thanks to the bountiful support given by her tribe, senior varsity cheer captain Bailey Nakagawa discovered a niche to belong and excel in. Nakagawa began cheer around the age of nine and became more involved with the community ever since. The activity was one way she created lasting friendships wit...

The rise of Facetune

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Jayme Kim, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019

As the use of social media explodes, so has the use of photoshop. Photo editing apps such as Facetune have become a popular and easy way for people to alter their looks before posting on social media. Facetune is an app that enhances facial features, whitens teeth, erases blemishes, and more. There are ...

My Tribe: Sandy O’Sullivan

My Tribe: Sandy O'Sullivan

Jamie Ma, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2019

Throughout her four years at FUHS, senior Sandy O’Sullivan earned numerous titles and accomplishments including captain of the varsity basketball team, Senior Class Vice President and California Scholarship Federation Secretary. O’Sullivan began playing basketball in the seventh grade at Parks Junior High Sch...

My Tribe: Presli Dillon

Photo Cred: Megan Kim

Alexandra Williams, Student Life Editor

January 18, 2019

To junior Presli Dillon, a tribe is a second family that you trust and love. “A tribe is a family that you can go to for anything,” Dillon said. “A tribe is people you trust so much that you can put your life in their hands. You feel so close to them that you want to be with them all the time a...

My Tribe: Nick Cummings

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Drew Soderquist and Will Hollon

January 18, 2019

Becoming the captain of the varsity boys tennis team was not always a high school goal for senior Nick Cummings. “When I joined freshman [year], I wasn’t that into it, but I’ve become a lot more passionate about the sport as time went on, and the friends that I’ve made through tennis are s...

My Tribe: Kara Taylor

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Megan Kim, Copy Editor

January 18, 2019

Though the Girl’s Golf program was introduced to FUHS during the 2015-16 school year, the program, one of the newest on campus, has slowly been growing in numbers and support. Senior Kara Taylor joined the golf team her sophomore year, the second year of the program. She was named co-Captain her sen...