Micah Wilcox

Micah Wilcox

High school senior, Online EIC of the Ventura High School Cougar Press. Founder of Digiklatch.com. Blogger, coder, superhero.
Lessons from the L.A. Teacher Strike’s student activists

Lessons from the L.A. Teacher Strike’s student activists

Los Angeles Unified School District and United Teachers L.A. reached an agreement last night, now ratified by union members and ended the teachers’ six-day strike. Thanks to the strike, UTLA’s first in 30 years, teachers will return to their classrooms Wednesday with...

Is our turf causing cancer?

Is our turf causing cancer?

Ventura High School's Larrabee Stadium’s synthetic turf field may face challenges this October when the Environmental Protection Agency announces its findings on the relationship between artificial turf fields and health problems, including cancer. Artificial turf, or...

Dreamers search for hope amidst chaos

Dreamers search for hope amidst chaos

“My mom told me [that I was undocumented],” said Hayley Rodriguez, who requested to use a pseudonym for privacy reasons.  “She said that she brought me here to have a better future.” “When I came here, I was 7 years old,” she continued, “and I found out that I had to...