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Hacienda Five Scholar Athletes

Hacienda Five Scholar Athletes

High schools all across the Hacienda League were invited to honor five senior athletes who have shown excellence. The Hacienda League holds a banquet to recognize students who have shown dedication to academics, athletics and service in the community. The students...

Hispanic Opera Lovers of Los Angeles Unite

Hispanic Opera Lovers of Los Angeles Unite

As a melting pot for cultures, Los Angeles in great, hosts many events with the goal of bringing groups of all religion, race and culture together. World famous conductor/singers Plácido and Marta Domingo are involved by inviting Latinos of Los Angeles to events at...

2018 Festival of Books: HSI edition

2018 Festival of Books: HSI edition

Over 60 student volunteers from 22 schools helped create a sizable HS Insider presence at the 2018 Festival of Books on April 21-22.  HS Insider presented the Young Adult Stage with students MC'ing and co-moderating panels throughout the weekend. Students also...

Residents are being displaced. Sign this bill!

Residents are being displaced. Sign this bill!

With developments taking over Los Angeles, Angelenos are being bought out and displaced by developers. We must take immediate action! The State Bill (827) that is being pushed through in Sacramento would override city codes and planning. Urgent action needs to be...

SAT on a School Day for LAUSD

SAT on a School Day for LAUSD

Ah yes, the SAT, a standardized test widely used for admission to undergraduate programs of universities or colleges taken by Juniors in high school. As for the class of 2019, they were the first class in LAUSD to take the test for free, and on a school day.   “I...

Five reasons for supporting Kiva online charity

Five reasons for supporting Kiva online charity

I have participated in charity activities with my family since I was five. In these activities, we have come to know many warm-hearted volunteers from all over the world. One of them was Gary B, an Australian website designer, who six years ago introduced us to the...

How to: Thrifting Edition

How to: Thrifting Edition

Be bold! Thrift stores are like pomegranates — strange, unappealing, and callus on the outside, but once you crack open the shell and take a leap of faith to go inside, the amount of gems you’ll be lucky enough to score is limitless! Don’t worry about the store’s size...

NFAR Race For Autism 2018

NFAR Race For Autism 2018

On March 24, 2018, in Balboa Park in San Diego, the 2018 Race For Autism will be happening. The Race For Autism hosted by the National Foundation for Autism Research (NFAR). NFAR and the race provide funding for Autism treatment programs, vocational training for young...

Bayview-Hunters Point

Bayview-Hunters Point

San Francisco is a beautiful city, and it’s listed as one of the best cities in California, according to an article titled, 10 Best Cities to Visit in California, published by Alyssa Ochs. Not only is the breathtaking city home of The Golden Gate Bridge, but it’s also...