The Oarsman

Two Different Stories, Both Missing Fathers

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureño, News Editor, Photographer

April 20, 2018

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. Jaden Corona: “I have two mothers, which is my birth mother and then I have my ...

Creativity Summit

Creativity Summit

April 5, 2018

On March 2, 29 specially-picked Venice students from the media academy, along with students from school...

A Missing Dad and Growing Up in the Rural Midwest

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureno

April 4, 2018

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, Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureno, went around school campus, asking faculty members if they would mind being interviewed regarding their personal stories. When asked about some of his greatest struggl...

ASB Movie Night

ASB Movie Night

Aaliyah Apilado, Features Reporter

April 4, 2018

Filed under Features

Associated Student Body will be hosting a movie night on Friday, April 13 where they will be playing...

Band Director in Danger of Losing Job

Band Director in Danger of Losing Job

Emily Elias, Opinion Editor

April 3, 2018

Filed under Features, News

Mr. Lee contributes so much more than just this to Venice High. Unfortunately due to the fact that his contract hasn’t been renewed and no commitment from Venice due to a drop in enrollment within the comprehensive school, Mr. Lee’s job at Venice High is in jeopardy.

WLGS Magnet Shows “Salam Neighbor” Documentary in Classes

WLGS Magnet Shows “Salam Neighbor” Documentary in Classes

March 22, 2018

The World Language and Global Studies Magnet started showing a series of documentaries about world issues...

Spotlight: Sesame Manning

Spotlight: Sesame Manning

Joshua Fenty, Web Editor-in-Chief

March 20, 2018

Filed under Features

I first encountered Sesame Rose Manning in Ms. Ruth Greene’s second period AP English Literature...

Choir Goes to Walt Disney Concert Hall

Choir Goes to Walt Disney Concert Hall

March 16, 2018

The Venice High Allegros are busy preparing for the annual Los Angeles Master Chorale (LMAC) at the Walt Disney Concert Hall on May 31.

A Grandfather’s Death and a Mother’s Drug Abuse

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureno

March 7, 2018

Filed under Features, Humans of Venice

Humans of Venice High is a series of photographs and personal histories, revealing the hidden emotions of subjects. Reporter Alicia Valenciana and photographer Julissa Ventureno went around the school campus, asking random students if they would mind being interviewed regarding their personal stories. When asked what...

Duties of Sports Medicine

Alejandro Sanchez, Features Reporter

March 2, 2018

Filed under Features

The Venice High School Sports Medicine Team is a team of students that provides treatment to student-athletes at Venice High School. “If something happens to a student, whether it be at a sports game or practice, we’d be the ones to respond.” said senior Mary Soliman, who has been a member of the Sports Medicine team...

Duties of Sports Medicine

Alejandro Sanchez, Features Reporter

February 26, 2018

Filed under Features

Sports Medicine is a team of students that provides treatment to student athletes at the school. They also look after students who get injured in an emergency during school hours. “If something happens to a student, whether it be at a sports game or during regular school hours, we’d be the ones to respond.” said senior...

Vegan Restaurant Reviews

Yume Kamal, News Reporter

February 23, 2018

Filed under Features

Being vegan, I hate preparing food every day. It can be a real headache. Lucky for me, there’s a few great, completely vegan restaurants located on the West Side. None of these places make their food with meat, dairy or eggs. I became vegan because I prefer not to consume other living beings or anything that has come from...