Jessica Nguyen

Jessica Nguyen

Cultures represented in ‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’

Cultures represented in ‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’

“Avatar: The Last Airbender” (ATLA) recently resurfaced in popularity after it was made available on Netflix. "ATLA" has been praised for its world building, which has taken influence from many cultures, specifically Asiatic and Indigenous ones. Each nation draws from...

Investing in a reusable mask is the eco-friendly way to go

Investing in a reusable mask is the eco-friendly way to go

Since the start of the pandemic, over 200 billion disposable masks have produced and disposed of each month. Many of them can be seen littered on the streets, oceans and beaches. Earlier this year, for example, Hong Kong had lines of plastic masks lined up on their...

Review: Welcome to the world of ‘Genshin Impact’

Review: Welcome to the world of ‘Genshin Impact’

“Genshin Impact” is a game developed by the Chinese developer miHoYo and was released on September 28. It is available on mobile devices, PS4 and Windows and has received positive reviews across the board from multiple critics and players and over 23 million downloads...

Review: Throwback shows and movies to watch during quarantine

Review: Throwback shows and movies to watch during quarantine

Many of us are still stuck in our homes in quarantine without much to do. With all of this spare time, let’s take a trip down memory lane! Here are some shows and movies you can rewatch to experience some childhood nostalgia.   “Avatar: The Last Airbender” Set in...

A look into Gen Z fashion

A look into Gen Z fashion

Every generation has its own different styles and aesthetics, and Gen Z is no exception. With the influence of social media apps such as Tik Tok and Instagram, these fashion trends have become widespread. Find out about some of the styles that Gen Z has popularized...

FVHS Virtual Enterprise classes kicks off companies online

FVHS Virtual Enterprise classes kicks off companies online

Writers' note: Katy Nguyen and Brian Pham are enrolled in the fourth period Virtual Enterprise class. Due to the ongoing pandemic, the Fountain Valley High School Virtual Enterprise class, like many other elective courses, has moved all of their activities online. VE...

How teachers prevent cheating during distance learning

How teachers prevent cheating during distance learning

Cheating isn’t new among most students. Distance learning means there are even more opportunities to cheat, making it an even more serious concern for some teachers because they cannot monitor what their students are doing all the time. Tools, such as cheat sheets or...

Chick-fil-A Leadership Academy returns to FVHS

Chick-fil-A Leadership Academy returns to FVHS

Although Chick-fil-A is known for its chicken sandwiches, they also run a leadership academy, which has returned to Fountain Valley High School after being gone for three years. The Chick-fil-A Leadership Academy chapter was started at FVHS in 2015 but was let go...

FVHS library open for curbside pickup

FVHS library open for curbside pickup

By Brian Pham & Vyvyan Nguyen When Fountain Valley High School closed its campuses last spring due to COVID-19, so did the school library. The FVHS library, however, recently reopened and is ready to check out books to students. “I’m excited to have the library...