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The DNA Craze: Ellis Island

The DNA Craze: Ellis Island

Gabby McCutchan, Editor

December 11, 2018


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Ellis Island. What exactly is Ellis Island? Situated next to Liberty Island in New York, Ellis Island actually happens to be of substantial importance to the ancestry of countless Americans, as it is estimated that 40% of Americans have genealogy traced back to Ellis Island. From 1892 up until 1954, ...

Relieving Stress with Art Therapy

Relieving Stress with Art Therapy

Bita Zadeh, Photojournalist

December 4, 2018


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Other than making mindless doodles in the pages of your notebook while you’re bored in class, if you’re like most teenagers, you don’t express yourself with art like you did as a kid. You may not think you're any good at creating art, or you may not think it's worth your time, but art is actually...

Exclusive Interview: New Teachers

Exclusive Interview: New Teachers

Janet Han, Editor

December 4, 2018


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This year, YLHS has gained five new teachers. Some students may already be familiar with one, or two, or even all of them. However, many others have yet to meet all of the new teachers, so in order to get to know them a bit better, we have conducted an interview of all of them.   Tell us ...

School Systems Abroad Compared to the United States

School Systems Abroad Compared to the United States

Grace Kim, Section Editor

December 4, 2018


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In a generation of advancements in sciences and technology, education is emphasized among several countries throughout the world. Just like how every culture and tradition vary between different parts of the world, school education systems are also drastically different. Mary Liu (12)  is “aware of ...

Fall in Love with Fall

Fall in Love with Fall

Grace Kim, Section Editor

December 4, 2018


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Goodbye Summer, hello Autumn. As days get shorter and leaves begin to accentuate their bright orange and yellow hue, Yorba Linda High School students know that Fall has finally arrived. People start embracing the “sweater weather” by wearing  warmer clothing and layering on different pieces. While Star...

Fusion Foods: The Next Big Thing?

Fusion Foods: The Next Big Thing?

Grace Kim, Section Editor

December 4, 2018


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Food for thought: Imagine having two different cuisines from entirely diverse cultures at once. Over the past generation, globalization has united a variety of countries and cultures including food. United States, especially, due to its diverse population, opened the market to fusion foods.   R...

Holiday Season To-Do List

Holiday Season To-Do List

Bita Zadeh, Photojournalist

December 4, 2018


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Christmas is almost here and to get the whole experience means experiencing fun winter activities, giving gifts, and eating cute Christmas treats. Every year is always the same for procrastinators. How about this year all of us overworked, anxious procrastinators have a fun plan to keep us on track?...

Student Spotlight: Athena Kieu

Student Spotlight: Athena Kieu

Safia Khan, Photo Journalist

December 4, 2018


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Some people miss out on making the most out of their high school experience, but well-rounded student, Athena Kieu (12), will never have an issue with that. She is known to be an exceptional student, a talented musician and artist, and involved in numerous activities on and off of campus. Athena...

Holiday Traditions

Holiday Traditions

Courtney Huitt, Photojournalist

December 4, 2018


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With YLHS students just returning from Thanksgiving Break, we are in the midst of the much anticipated holiday season. No matter what holidays you celebrate, most families form fun traditions around the holidays to celebrate. There is nothing like family and friend traditions to get you into the holiday spi...

Black Friday, What is All the Hype About?

Black Friday, What is All the Hype About?

Salma Almoradi, Photojournalist

December 4, 2018


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Whenever Thanksgiving starts to approach, Black Friday is something that also comes to people's minds. Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving day, or on Thanksgiving night. Many stores come out with amazing sales. People stand for hours and hours just to get some of these deals. It has become a tr...

Never Forget.

Never Forget.

Sarah Meadows, Photojournalist

December 4, 2018


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With the Holidays in full swing, it seems to be that everyone has one common goal: shop, shop, shop! Nevertheless, each and every year, one recurring debate regards the treatment of the seller, rather than the shopper. Individuals far and wide debate as to whether or not companies should remain open du...

YLHS FBLA at LDI

YLHS FBLA at LDI

Janet Han, Editor

December 4, 2018


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On October 27, students from YLHS’s chapter of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) attended the annual Leadership Development Institute for the Southern Section of California at DoubleTree by Hilton in Anaheim. They joined a number of students from across Southern California for informational an...

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