The Tribe Tribune

FUHS celebrates first generation students

FUHS celebrates first generation students

Karen Martinez, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Programs, Showcase, Student Life

Last year, Spanish teacher Mr. Abimael Mendoza discussed the importance of recognizing first generation students during a unit about education in his IB Spanish class. First generation students are students whose parents did not attend college to obtain a bachelor degree thus making them the first in t...

FUHS celebrates Red Ribbon Week

FUHS celebrates Red Ribbon Week

Madison Velez, Sports Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Last week students and staff participated in Red Ribbon week, created to raise awareness of the harmful effects alcohol and drugs have on our lives. This week in particular is very important for the youth of our communities to understand and get involved in, and saying no to drugs is exactly what the Tribe did through the spirit week. All over t...

Marching band places second in two competitions

Marching band places second in two competitions

Alexandra Williams, Student Life/Lifestyle Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase, Student Life

  The FUHS Marching Band and Pageantry Corps placed second in their division at their first California State Band Championship (CSBC) competition on Oct. 13. They placed second again on Oct. 27 at their second CSBC competition on Oct. 27. Marching band students are excited for the upcoming season...

College Applications Deadline

College Applications Deadline

Jayme Kim, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Seniors, if you are rushing to put in their college applications, here are some deadlines to some colleges conveniently all in a list.   November 29, 2018: San Jose University   November 30, 2018: California Maritime Academy California State (All under the Cal State application) Humboldt S...

The importance of voting

The importance of voting

Tyler Huor, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under Featured, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

One of an American citizen’s most important civic duties is to vote. The midterm elections on Tue. Nov. 6 will heavily influence whether Democrats will gain power in Congress or if Republicans will remain.. Those who choose not to vote fail to comprehend what privileges stand before them. This lac...

NHS gives back with Operation Gratitude

NHS gives back with Operation Gratitude

Audry Jeong, Copy and A/E Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Last Friday on Oct. 26, the FUHS National Honors Society members took part in Operation Gratitude. Operation Gratitude is an opportunity for students to help assist our soldiers overseas and remind them of the family they have at home during the holiday season. In an effort to give back to th...

Scorpio Season

Scorpio Season

Gillian Hodgden, News/Feature Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under Hodgden's Horoscopes, hodgden's Horoscopes, Showcase, Student Life

Oct. 22 marked the end of the Libra season, a time of relationships and harmony, and the beginning of Scorpio season, a time of seclusion, intensity, and passion. This grand shift marks a time for a desire for change and rebirth along with the growth of emotionally intimate relationships. Scorpio is r...

Tackle Cancer Week

Tackle Cancer Week

Megan Kim, Opinion/Copy Editor

October 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

This week, FUHS joined together in supporting those who have fought or are fighting cancer. ASB hosted a class competition, in which students got the opportunity to raise money for charity in their second periods. Each class has a minimum goal of $10, but the class who raised the most wins a...

The importance of ASB

The importance of ASB

Jayme Kim, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Our campus is always decorated with posters full of color and reliable information. However, most students don’t realize that ASB is a lot more than just posters. Junior Presli Dillon has been in ASB since her freshman year, and is ASB Vice President this year. “I wish people knew exac...

Hodgden’s Horoscopes: Venus in Retrograde

Hodgden’s Horoscopes: Venus in Retrograde

Gillian Hodgden, News/Feature Editor

October 25, 2018


Filed under Hodgden's Horoscopes, hodgden's Horoscopes, Showcase, Student Life

Are your recent relationships feeling strained, with tensions high? Are arguments with loved ones occurring frequently? Venus in retrograde may be to blame. What does this mean exactly? In astrology, when a planet goes into retrograde, it appears to be traveling backwards. This illusion of backward moveme...

Speech and Debate’s success in San Gabriel

Speech and Debate’s success in San Gabriel

Jamie Ma, Editor in Chief

October 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The FUHS Speech and Debate team competed at the Gabrielino Screamin’ Eagles tournament this past weekend on Oct. 20. The team earned 20 finalist trophies across Varsity and Novice divisions. Sophomore Astor Redhead earned third place in varsity Extemporaneous Speaking. “I was nervous that I w...

Fall Activities in the Community

Fall Activities in the Community

Gillian Hodgden, News/Feature Editor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Autumn has arrived and so have its festivities! Here are some events in Fullerton and surrounding cities that you can go to with friends or family to celebrate the season:   Tanaka Farms Looking for a fun, festive pumpkin patch? Visit Tanaka Farms! With corn mazes, hayrides, and a beautifu...