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An outbreak of senioritis

As acceptance letters start rolling in, many seniors tend believe that they are finished with high school. This group of LAUSD/ USC Media Arts and Engineering faculty and students raise awareness to this “disease.” The USC MAE seniors share their experience with “senioritis” and how it affects them. High school counselor Ms. Craig and 12th grade…

As acceptance letters start rolling in, many seniors tend believe that they are finished with high school. This group of LAUSD/ USC Media Arts and Engineering faculty and students raise awareness to this “disease.”

The USC MAE seniors share their experience with “senioritis” and how it affects them. High school counselor Ms. Craig and 12th grade English teacher Mrs. Kacvinsky explain the importance of overcoming it.

 

Produced, shot, and edited by Xochilt Fraga, Leonardo Arredondo and Angel Sanchez.

The equipment used to make this documentary was acquired in help from a generous grant from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

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