The Oarsman

Humans of Venice High: Valentine’s Special

Carmen Perez and Julia Escobar

February 19, 2019

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Oarsman staff members Julia Escobar and Carmen Perez went around campus asking couples if they would like to share their love stories. “Humans of Venice High” is a series of photographs and personal histories revealing the hidden emotions of their subjects. Anias Camarillo (12th grade) What was your first impression of Mariana? “My fir...

Humans of Venice: Sreeja Ray and Aidan DelMedico

Julia Escobar and Carmen Perez

February 3, 2019

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Oarsman staff Julia Escobar and Carmen Perez went around the campus asking random students if they would like to be interviewed to share their personal stories. “Humans of Venice High” is a series of photographs and personal histories revealing the hidden emotions of their subjects. Sreeja Ray (12th grade) What a...

Humans of Venice High: Coping with Depression and Driving to Succeed

Humans of Venice High: Coping with Depression and Driving to Succeed

Julia Escobar and Carmen Perez

December 12, 2018

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Oarsman staff Julia Escobar and Carmen Perez went around the school campus asking random students if they ...

Humans of Venice: Absent Father and Dealing With Recovery

Humans of Venice: Absent Father and Dealing With Recovery

November 14, 2018

Oarsman staff Julia Escobar, Carmen Perez, and Naim Gordian went around the school campus asking random...

Dealing with Family Issues and Homelessness

Julissa Ventureno and Alicia Valenciana

October 24, 2018

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Humans of Venice High is a series of photographs and personal histories, revealing the hidden emotions of students. Two Oarsman staffers went around school campus, asking random students if they would mind being interviewed regarding their personal stories. Samantha Pineda (Sophomore) Samantha Pineda. Photograph by Julissa Ventureno ...

Death of a Grandmother and Being in Foster Care

Death of a Grandmother and Being in Foster Care

May 24, 2018

Humans of Venice High is a series of photographs and personal histories, revealing the hidden emotions. ...

Two Different Stories, Both Missing Fathers

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureño, News Editor, Photographer

April 20, 2018

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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 ...

A Missing Dad and Growing Up in the Rural Midwest

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureno

April 4, 2018

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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...

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

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureno

March 7, 2018

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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...

Love Stories

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureno

February 12, 2018

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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 couples if they would mind being interviewed regarding their love stories. When asked about their first date, Audree Bel...

We’re Coming Out

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureno

January 26, 2018

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Humans of Venice High is a series of photographs and personal histories, revealing the hidden emotions of subjects. For this issue, two Oarsman staffers went around the school campus, asking random students if they would mind being interviewed regarding their coming-out stories. Alejandra Valadez, a junior at Venice High,...

Immigrant Parents and Finding Oneself

Alicia Valenciana and Julissa Ventureno, News Reporter, Photographer

November 17, 2017

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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 ...