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World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day

December 1, 2017

World AIDS Day is a day where people raise awareness for the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV...

Winter Activity Ideas

Winter Activity Ideas

December 1, 2017

Winter is coming soon and here are some activities to do with your friends or family. ICE at Santa...

Different Holidays to Celebrate in December

Alejandro Sanchez, Features Reporter

November 30, 2017

Filed under Features

Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and New Years are the most popular holidays to celebrate in December. This being because they are associated with some of the most widely practiced religions in the world or like New Years which is a worldwide event. However, these aren’t the only holidays you can celebrate this month. This mo...

De-stressing Tips

Samantha Espinoza, Features Editor

November 28, 2017

Filed under Features

School can be very stressful this time of year for many students. With half the year almost done and finals just around the corner, many students may find themselves in need of a few tips to help alleviate some of the stress caused by everyday school life. Stop procrastinating. We've all been there and have done it too many...

Youth Art Festival

Adamarys Abad, Sports Reporter

November 27, 2017

Filed under Features

The Youth Art Festival was a competition organized for artists to showcase their talent. It was hosted at the Vera Davis Center in Venice on Nov. 17. The categories for the competition were poetry, drawing, painting and photography. Kids of all ages were allowed to participate. The festival was a fun environment...

Grad Nite Advance

Rebecca Halfacre

November 17, 2017

Filed under Features

For the first time in recent years, Venice High School’s Grad Nite at the Disneyland Resort will not be the night before graduation. Seniors will be spending Cinco de Mayo at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure. Charter buses will depart at 10:30 am from Venice High on Saturday, May 5, 2018 and return at 3:15 am on...

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

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....

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...

Horoscope

Melina Torres and Ariel Reyes

October 30, 2017

Filed under Features

For this Thanksgiving, we will tell you which traditional dish represents your zodiac sign. Aries (March 21 - April 19) Cranberry sauce: You stand out in the crowd with your intense color and personality. You're a classic and nothing can bring you down. You can be anything you want, like cranberry sauce. Taurus (April...