Immigrant Parents and Finding Oneself

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureno, News Reporter, Photographer

November 17, 2017

Filed under Features, Humans of Venice

Humans of Venice High is a series of photographs and personal histories, revealing the hidden emotions of subjects. Two Oarsman staffers went around the school campus, asking random students if they would mind being interviewed regarding their personal stories. Johnny Hernandez, a junior at Venice High said, “I'm mostly ...

ACE Mentor Program

ACE Mentor Program

November 8, 2017

ACE Mentor program is a new club at Venice that focuses on helping students who want to pursue a career in architecture, engineering and construction. In the club, activities include students building bridges and learning to read blueprints and construction plans.

Father Leaves and Dead Cousin

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureno

November 7, 2017

Filed under Features, Humans of Venice

Humans of Venice High is a series of photographs and personal histories, revealing the hidden emotions. Two Oarsman staffers went around school campus, asking random students if they would mind being interviewed regarding their personal stories. Wynter Taylor, a junior at Venice High, said,“ My dad said he doesn’t want to b...

Three Fall Starbucks Drinks

Three Fall Starbucks Drinks

Mya Gates, Features Reporter

November 6, 2017

Filed under Features

Teenagers think the world needs to know about their non-fat, no whip, soy, Ugg boot Pumpkin Spice Latte,...

Revamped Thanksgiving Recipes

Revamped Thanksgiving Recipes

November 1, 2017

With thanksgiving coming up, here are some simple and modern Thanksgiving recipes from Delish.com that ad...

Tickling Giants

Aracelly Cotrina, Opinion Reporter

October 30, 2017

Filed under Features

“Tickling Giants” is a documentary about the comedian (and ex-heart surgeon) Bassem Youssef. He was a TV show host in Egypt and decided to start his own comedy show because of the political issues going on in his country (Arab Spring). The comedy show was controversial because he talked about freedom of expression and...

Exciting Clubs You Can Join at Venice

Exciting Clubs You Can Join at Venice

October 25, 2017

Dance Team Tyree Davis For those who are interested in showing their Gondo pride, the Venice High ...

MEDIA Field Trip to Autry Museum

Alejandro Sanchez, Features Reporter

October 23, 2017

Filed under Features

On December 1st, Ms. Ruth Greene and Ms. Keli Arslancan will be conducting a field trip to the Autry Museum of the American West to visit the La Raza Exhibition. The Autry Museum is a museum located in Griffith Park with the focus on the history of the American West. This museum also provides a variety of public activities...

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

October 23, 2017

Read your Horrorscope, watch a scary movie or find out what teens' favorite candy is.

Homecoming Advance

Homecoming Advance

October 6, 2017

Everything about the homecoming dance is exciting, from the homecoming queen and king, to the beautiful...

POPS Books and Documentary

Julissa Ventureno, Features Reporter

September 29, 2017

Filed under Features

POPS, a club that helps students deal with incarcerated relatives, is filming a short documentary about a former Venice student, John Rodriguez, who was in prison. Rodriguez came to Venice Sept. 27 to talk to POPS members about his own personal prison experience and how he shortened his 22-year sentence. He stated that Dennis...

SRLA Kickoff 5K

Julissa Ventureno, Features Reporter

September 28, 2017

Filed under Features

On Sunday, Sept. 25 around 7:30 a.m., 3,200 runners stood at the starting line of the Students Run LA Kickoff 5K at Dockweiler Beach. Among the ocean of anxious runners, stood Venice High’s own SRLA team of 25 runners. They were stretching, tying their shoelaces or adjusting their earphones. Everyone was there for one reason,...

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