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New FUHS staff looks forward

New FUHS staff looks forward

Myah Phillips, Copy Editor

September 14, 2017


Filed under Featured, School News, Showcase

With a new school year comes new faculty and FUHS has plenty of new faces this year. And all are ready to join the FUHS community and become an “Indian For Life.” Agriculture teacher Summer Davis worked at both Norte Vista and Buena Park High School before coming to Fullerton, but couldn’t ...

Veteran teachers reflect on their time at FUHS

Veteran teachers reflect on their time at FUHS

Tara Patton, A&E Editor

September 13, 2017


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Established in 1893, FUHS has seen its fair amount of teachers. The following teachers, having taught at FUHS for more than 20 years, have made an extraordinary mark on our campus. IB Coordinator Mark Henderson, teacher of IB History of the Americas and IB Theory of Knowledge, has been teaching ...

United Nations conference promotes female empowerment

United Nations conference promotes female empowerment

Myah Phillips, Copy Editor

September 13, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, World News

Equality, innovation and entrepreneurship–these are words that the United Nations have heard and decided to make possible. A forum will be live streamed on Facebook at 11 a.m. tomorrow to encourage women and girls to take action. This will be the first “UN Women Global Innovation, Technology and Entre...

FUHS Speech and Debate have national success

FUHS Speech and Debate have national success

Jamie Ma, Student Life Editor

September 1, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Programs, Featured, School News, Showcase, Student Life

Hoping to continue decades of success at the National Speech and Debate Association tournament in June 2018, the FUHS speech and debate team has already begun preparing through their annual summer camp and preseason practices. The team spends over 112 hours writing, memorizing, and practicing speeche...

Moshing: an unjust school prohibition or a great way to have fun?

Moshing: an unjust school prohibition or a great way to have fun?

Myah Phillips, Copy Editor

September 1, 2017


Filed under Featured, News, School News, Showcase

 The concept of allowing students to mosh at dances has become a topic of discussion after the pausing of this year’s Highlight dance due to excessive moshing. For those who don’t know, “moshing” is a form of dance that involves violently jumping and deliberately colliding with other dance...

Matthew Flynn crowned this year’s “Mr. Fullerton”

Matthew Flynn crowned this year’s “Mr. Fullerton”

Meghan Taylor, Copy Editor

April 24, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

On Apr. 12, Matthew Flynn was crowned this year’s Mr. Fullerton after a night filled with laughter and dancing. Flynn worked with two other nominees, Alex Gotch and Josiah Haugen, to come up with their talent. It included all three boys performing their own personal talent at the same time—an ...

Video announcements: why they’re crucial to students

Video announcements: why they’re crucial to students

Myah Phillips, Staff Writer

April 21, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

Video announcements are a major source of information for students of FUHS. For junior ASB member Caitlin Williamson, the video announcements play a huge role in her membership, as she edits, films and puts together the videos that are to be presented to all students on campus. Each week, Williamson...

Thespian officers fight for the future of arts education in public schools

Thespian officers fight for the future of arts education in public schools

Tara Patton, Staff Writer

April 11, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Showcase

Arts education has proven time and time again to be a positive source of student creativity and a benefit to students in not only academic classes, but also later on in their careers. Still, the future of arts education is once again at risk of being defunded. Theatre Director Michael Despars ...

President of South Korea Impeached

President of South Korea Impeached

Chloe Shin, Staff Writer

March 23, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, World News

On March 10, South Korean President Park Geun Hye was impeached after judges voted to follow through with Parliament’s decision, making her the first president to be impeached in South Korea. Elected on Feb. 25, 2013, Hye became the 11th president and first female president of South Korea. She had...

AP/IB junior starts petition to defend provocative novel

AP/IB junior starts petition to defend provocative novel

Emily Brezarich, News editor

March 13, 2017


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Many works of literature are considered controversial. Novels like "The Catcher in the Rye" and "To Kill a Mockingbird" were sometimes banned in school classrooms for their suggestive content. Here at FUHS, the novel, "The Handmaid's Tale," which is being taught in Leonardo Indelicato's AP/IB English...

Trump’s immigration ban affects FUHS student and family

Trump’s immigration ban affects FUHS student and family

Kaya Ortega, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017


Filed under Featured, News, Showcase

Turmoil and chaos ensued as President Trump signed an executive order to ban immigrants and green card holders from seven Muslim majority countries including: Yemen, Syria, Sudan, Iran, Iraq, Libya, and Somalia on Jan 27. Worldwide, 218 million people would be denied access into the United States. Million...

Annual College and Career Fair highlights future opportunities for students

Annual College and Career Fair highlights future opportunities for students

Madilyn Marks, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Featured, News, School News

The College and Career Fair, hosted by ASB last Thursday, showcased over 50 colleges and universities. “[ASB was] really excited for the event because we’re excited to give everyone such amazing opportunities for their future,¨ said ASB student Gracelynn Basas. The event kicked off with an energe...