The Tribe Tribune

Why more girls should consider a women’s college

Why more girls should consider a women’s college

Jamie Ma, Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2018


Filed under College, Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

Meryl Streep, 21-time Academy Award nominee. Madeleine Albright, the first female Secretary of State. Helen Keller, the first deafblind person to graduate from college. Emily Dickinson, America’s best-known female poet. Hillary Clinton, the first woman to represent a major party as a presidential n...

Keeping the boys’ bathrooms clean

Keeping the boys’ bathrooms clean

Tyler Balsbaugh, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

Any guy who uses the bathrooms here at FUHS knows our campus bathrooms have a slight sanitation issue; and by slight, I mean huge. When I enter the bathrooms I have to strategically plan every step just to avoid puddles of mysterious liquid. Toilet paper is always shoved down the urinals, bits of cafe...

Check yourself before you wreck yourself—think before you speak

Check yourself before you wreck yourself—think before you speak

Cordelia Tran, Staff Writer

January 17, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

Walking down the hall in school the other day, I overheard a fragment of a conversation. A boy looked over to his friend and said, “that’s so gay, bro.” This simple phrase was obviously meant  as an insult—as if being gay is a negative thing. These connotations, which some seem to never consider, stigmatize ...

Free speech: An endangered necessity

Free speech: An endangered necessity

Tyler Balsbaugh, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

Countries around the world admire the United States, mainly because of the equality and freedom offered to all. The most important of these rights, in my eyes, is freedom of speech. But how do Americans view free speech, and do we really value it as much as we should? Currently, free speech is under attack: coll...

Is our reliance on technology limiting us?

Is our reliance on technology limiting us?

Megan Kim, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

Despite most people’s claims that technology is advancing society, I’ve recently realized that at times it is doing just the opposite. While technology—like cell phones and computers—is very beneficial to society, they have negative effect as well. Autocorrect and spell check are two inventions that I and many ...

Thanksgiving: the ultimate holiday

Thanksgiving: the ultimate holiday

Kaya Ortega, Opinion Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

I experienced something new this past week: Christmas in November! Christmas decorations were displayed everywhere I went. Trees, lights, and ornaments are littered across malls, supermarkets, and even boutique clothing shops, but it’s not even December. I love Christmas, I promise (I am not a Chri...

America needs gun control

America needs gun control

Kaya Ortega, Opinion Editor

November 15, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

After the insufferable tragedies of 9/11, the United States completely revolutionized travel. The most apparent of these changes were in airports and the creation of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). The government also instituted the Patriot Act to intercept and obstruct terrorism. The...

The importance of arts in school

The importance of arts in school

Kaya Ortega, Opinion Editor

October 25, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

Art is at the center of human life—it’s no wonder the Renaissance is synonymous with rebirth. It has been the driving force of human understanding and achievement since the very beginning. However, students today seem not as involved in the arts as they should be. While FUHS does have the repu...

Senior Day promotes college readiness

Senior Day promotes college readiness

Tara Patton, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under Editorials, School News, Showcase

On Oct. 11, the FUHS administration held a seniors only, college prep day where students attended four different workshops intended to make the process of transitioning to college life simpler. Throughout the day, students received guidance from english teachers on how to effectively write a college e...

Dreamers at FUHS

Dreamers at FUHS

Kaya Ortega, Opinion Editor

October 20, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

The Trump administration finally followed through on their campaign promise to crack down on immigration by formally announcing the discontinuation of DACA: the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, on Sept. 5.   President Trump’s 2016 campaign was famously centered around taking hard action against ...

Jake Paul: Saving YouTube?

Jake Paul: Saving YouTube?

William Hollon, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

Jake Paul is saving YouTube. Now, I want to make it clear that I do not condone the crazy and erratic behavior, like lighting furniture on fire, that ensues when he is trying to create material. Jake Paul, a 20-year old YouTuber who rose to fame through Vine, posts daily vlogs on YouTube with a gro...

The Patriot Act: An invasion of privacy?

The Patriot Act: An invasion of privacy?

Audry Jeong, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

On September 11, 2001 at 8:46 a.m., four hijacked planes were flown and crashed into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, killing thousands. Every year we remember the strength and courage of those lost. However, rarely do we ever focus on the after effects of this tragedy and how they contin...