veronicapahomova

veronicapahomova

Hey! I'm a proud staff writer and cartoonist for Beverly Hills High School's publication Highlights. Outside of the pitch meetings and official interviews I'm an intense metal-head, Harry Potter fan and a co-drum captain for my school's drumline.
‘Screamo’ is real music

‘Screamo’ is real music

Screamo. Probably the most underrated, misjudged genre in the expanding world of music. Also known as metalcore, screamo is a subgenre combination of metal and emo that has been on the rise since the early 1990s. Since it first began, the infamous controversy is and...

‘Screamo’ is real music

Top three bookstores in Los Angeles

Ever since the rise of online shopping, book stores nationwide have vanished. However, there a still a few bookstores that managed to survive. Here are three independent bookstores that are not only surviving, but thriving in an era of online endeavors. The Last...

‘Screamo’ is real music

Opinion: Drumline deserves more appreciation

Beverly’s drumline - and all drumlines - are underappreciated.* Go ahead and ask any non-band member what drumline is. Some might pull out the textbook definition, “a group of percussion instruments in a marching band.” Others might just refer you to a Nick Cannon...

‘Screamo’ is real music

Opinion: Disney’s downhill drop

Remember the good ol’ days? Miley’s scandalous double-life drama, Zack and Cody’s hotel dilemmas and Raven’s future vision powers? Of course, how could one forget what then seemed to be the everlasting epitome of the Disney Channel. Great acting, great humor, great...

‘Screamo’ is real music

Robotics team MorTorq 1515 is also a community service

Robotics is known to be an extracurricular activity that incorporates many subjects such as math, science and mechanics. However, in addition to building a mobile robot, this after school program at Beverly Hills High School also aids the city with multiple actions of...

‘Screamo’ is real music

Spongebob Squarepants deserves 200th episode streak

  Are you ready kids? The French know him as Bob l’eponge. Germany rattles with excitement for Spongebob Schwammkopf. Even Israel’s citizens tune in to watch Bobsfog Michnasmeruba. In America, however, we know this international invertebrate as Spongebob...