The Oarsman

New Study Abroad Programs for Students

Elisa Martinez, Features Reporter

October 18, 2018

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For the first time in 71 years, Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE), a study abroad program, has partnered with Venice High School this school year. The program offers high school students a range of programs from language and culture, service and leadership and even global discovery. There are various lo...

My Experience Studying Abroad in Italy

My Experience Studying Abroad in Italy

Elisa Martinez, Features Reporter

October 18, 2018

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This past summer, I studied abroad for four weeks with CIEE. I took part in the language and culture pro...

Girls Build 2018

Girls Build 2018

October 18, 2018

Last Friday on Sept. 28, approximately 10,000 girls from all over Los Angeles County high schools gat...

Tips for Freshman Year

Tips for Freshman Year

Julissa Ventureno, Editor in Chief

September 9, 2018

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Ah, yes. I remember my first year at Venice with the excitement of a new beginning. I’m a senior n...

2018-2019 Clubs

September 6, 2018

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Academic Decathlon Evan Holter The school year is just beginning, so one club worth noting is the Academic Decathlon. “Aca-Deca” takes part in competitions with other schools to test their knowledge of a certain topic, differing from the year before. This year, the topic is the decade of the 1960s and it will be the b...

Saying Farewell to the Oarsman Seniors!

Sebastien Balembois, Sports Reporter

June 1, 2018

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  Questions: How many years have you been on the staff? What was your favorite Oarsman memory? What will you miss the most? What did you learn from being in journalism? Julissa Ventureno Bryce Rodriguez (Editor-in-Chief) 2 years Favorite Oarsman memory was travelling to Seattle for the conve...

Silberman Breakfast

Silberman Breakfast

June 1, 2018

On the morning of Friday May 11, Mr. David Silberman, a much loved history teacher who has been at Venice ...

Who Said That?

Julissa Ventureno, Assistant Features Editor/ Photographer

June 1, 2018

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_____ “Let’s go party people!” _____ “Don’t waste your life away.” _____ “No mas!” _____ “Show me the money, honey.” _____ “Don't talk to me unless you want to have an intellectual conversation.” _____ “For the love of good, get some slip.” _____ “Stay classy everyone.” _____...

18 Tips for Finals

18 Tips for Finals

June 1, 2018

Finals are near and maybe the stress and worry is getting ready to set in. Have no fear students, the ...

Top 10 Seniors 2018

Rebecca Halfacre, Sports Reporter

May 31, 2018

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#1 Colin Chun 4.475 CalTech Major: Undeclared Extracurriculars: Boy Scouts, swimming, Science Bowl, Academic Decathlon Hardest class: AP Biology Favorite Teacher: “Ms. Chew, I’ve had her for three years and she has helped me succeed in math the whole time.” SLC: World Language Magnet   #2...

Arshia Smith Spotlight

Arshia Smith Spotlight

April Cuarenta, Asst. News Editor

May 31, 2018

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Arshia Smith auditioned for the musical “West Side Story” back in late January. Smith seemed nerv...

Question Man: What Are Your Summer Plans?

Question Man: What Are Your Summer Plans?

Mya Gates, Asst. Web Editor and Illustrator

May 31, 2018

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With the 2017-2018 school year coming to a close, the students are getting excited for summer! There are o...