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The girl who persevered: SaraJoy Salib

The girl who persevered: SaraJoy Salib

During her younger years, SaraJoy Salib was bullied during ballet practice for her weight. Not only did her peers taunt her, but a trusted teacher refused to let her go on point, informing Salib she looked too heavy. Before entering high school, her mother introduced...

LGBTQ advocacy in the athletic community

LGBTQ advocacy in the athletic community

There has been a significant rise in advocacy by and for the LGBTQ community in the past few decades. More recently, LGBTQ individuals have stepped forward to raise awareness about a more specific issue in their community: LGBTQ discrimination in the athletic field....

Olympic Day encourages youth physical activity

Olympic Day encourages youth physical activity

Sporting jerseys of the Olympic colors to match handmade posters of Olympic rings, dozens of elementary and middle school students played handball at Robert Louis Stevenson Middle School on Friday. Students studied Olympic history and sports through LAUSD’s Beyond the...