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Judy Trung (22)
Salutatorian Spotlight: Judy Trung
Anthony Sapp June 10, 2022

Judy Trung is one of the three Salutatorians of Preuss. She seems shy at first, but with further interviewing, it’s easily known that she has an explosive personality. Judy received the Chancellor's Scholarship and will be attending UC San Diego in the Fall of 2022 with a major in Computer Science....

Abigail Alemayeho (22)
Salutatorian Spotlight: Abigail Alemayeho
Anthony Sapp June 10, 2022

Abigail Alemayeho is one of the three Salutatorians of Preuss. Her hard work and dedication to success is without a doubt prevalent in not just her character, but attitude towards life. Abigail will be attending Stanford University in the Fall of 2022...

America Marin (22)
Valedictorian Spotlight: America Marin
Tracy Trinh, Podcaster • June 10, 2022

America Marin is one of the three seniors who earned the title of The Preuss School UC San Diego’s graduating class of 2022 Valedictorian. A video that all three Valedictorians collaborated on will be presented at the Graduation Ceremony on June 16,...

Analy Sanchez (22)
Valedictorian Spotlight: Analy Teres Sanchez
Lesly Castillo, Entertainment Writer • June 10, 2022

This is Analy Teres Sanchez! Analy is a senior and is one of the valedictorians. She worked very hard and she’s very proud of herself and her work. Fortunately, she is going to UCSD and is going to major in Biology! Analy was interviewed and was able...

Nicole Tran
High School Lessons, From A Departing Senior
Nicole Tran, Editor-in-Chief • June 10, 2022

As a graduating senior, I have experienced both the positives and negatives of our school. However, these experiences have taught me valuable lessons that could be applied to everyone. These lessons are to be involved in the community and communicate with your classmates and other students. One lesson...

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Roe v. Wade Overturning?
Cristian Garcia, Editorial Writer • June 7, 2022

In 1973, the ruling of Roe v. Wade defended the right to abortion for women, sparking a landmark change for rights of gender equality. Now, there’s a possibility that this 49-year-old ruling could be overturned by the Supreme Court, which would affect...

Keep Our Campus Clean!
Keep Our Campus Clean!
Angelina Gonzalez, School News Editor • June 2, 2022

As you stroll through campus during your free time what do you see? In the mornings bags of breakfast are left out for seagulls to divulge on. After lunch everybody leaves their leftovers on the table as if they were saving it for the next day. There...

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Access Youth Academy: Impact Greater Than Just Squash
Anthony Sapp, Editorial Writer • June 2, 2022

7 years after Preuss was founded in 1999, the after school squash program named Access Youth Academy was created. Partnering with and built upon Preuss students, the motto for this multinational winning title is “Potential made Powerful.” With a 100%...

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Netflix Releases Senior Year Movie
Vy Thai, Entertainment Writer • June 2, 2022

On May 13, 2022, Senior Year the movie was released on Netflix. This film includes a classic take on having the “perfect” high school life. With thousands of films depicting high school cliches, this film seems like one of them, but only at first. The jaw-dropping plot twist intrigues the audience...

How to Celebrate Earth Day
How to Celebrate Earth Day
Lesly Castillo, Entertainment Writer • April 28, 2022

Earth Day came! Earth day was on April 22, 2022. Earth Day is celebrated annually on the same day. Earth day is a day for everyone to participate in, excluding all religions and opinions. Earth day is for helping out our environment here on Earth. Earth...

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Coachella Highlights
Vy Thai, Entertainment Writer • April 28, 2022

An annual music and arts festival that started in 1999 has been increasing in popularity each year. More and more celebrities have been attending the festival to perform but also to enjoy the entertainment. Food, drinks, and exciting performances can...

Thor Returns in Love and Thunder
Thor Returns in Love and Thunder
Mateo "Schirmsklojm" Dueñas, Entertainment Writer • April 28, 2022

On April 18th, Marvel Entertainment released the trailer for their newest project, Thor: Love and Thunder releasing on July 8, 2022. With returning director Taika Waititi, this movie is set to star Chris Hemsworth as the titular hero, Thor, clashing against...

Preuss Celebrates Asian-American Pacific Islander Month
Anthony Sapp, Editorial Writer • May 27, 2022

May was officially recognized as Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, or AAPI month, by congressional staffer Frank Horton in 1977. In order...

2022 AirBand Impresses Student Body
Jasmine Mejia, Editorial Writer • April 19, 2022

Airband took place on April 8th, 2022 in the school Walton Center from six to eight p.m. The theme for Airband was Unmuted which referred to...

Elden Ring Challenges Old and New Players
Thien "Henit" Nguyen, Entertainment Writer • April 19, 2022

Elden Ring is a new game created by FromSoftware which was released on February 25, 2022. The game follows the ridiculously high difficulty curve...

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Say Yes to No Fear Shakespeare Series
April 28, 2022

SparkNotes, an infamous studying website, started publishing translated Shakespearean playwright scripts from its Elizabethan English on the left side while the right side has a modernized translation, which has been dubbed “No Fear Shakespeare.” During its time of publication, teachers have questioned...

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Would You Rather: Fortune or Fame?
April 12, 2022

Would I rather have fortune or fame? Because of the situation we - minority and low-income - are in, I think it would be wiser to choose fortune, but personally I wouldn’t mind being wealthy or famous. We’ve heard that being famous has a lot of downsides, for example, loss of privacy. The fact...

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The Habitual Change When Being Of Age
April 12, 2022

The legal age of an adult here in America is eighteen-years old, with rights such as being able to vote and work full-time. When someone becomes eighteen years old, it comes with a lot of changes in choices of actions when attempting to fit in with social norms. Social norms are very common and prevalent...