Education

Column: After all, a girl can dream

Column: After all, a girl can dream

It was a Wednesday morning of the year 2015, when the usual announcement sounded on the rusty speaker in my daily 5th grade life. “Good morning ladies and gentlemen … raise your right hand over your heart ... ready, begin,” was the usual morning routine. It was spirit...

The life of a foreigner

The life of a foreigner

Ivania Herrera is a junior currently attending East Los Angeles Renaissance Academy, a school focused on Urban Planning and Design in East Los Angeles. She moved to the United States from La Libertad, El Salvador, about two years ago for personal reasons, and to start...

Reflection: Transition to college

Reflection: Transition to college

In three more days, seniors at L.A. River High School will graduate and begin their own paths to follow their dreams. Many are excited to follow their dreams while others are excited to start their new life and see what's ahead of them. I’m excited to go college but...