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Forever Homecoming

Forever Homecoming

Victoria Tran, Staff Writer
October 20, 2016
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

Homecoming, the event high schools host to invite back their alumni, at El Mo will be taking place in the gym this Saturday, October 22. While El Mo has graduated students like Milo Ventimiglia ('95) , Mikey Day ('95), Mark Lester ('07), or even Freddie Freeman ('07), one of the most memorable alumni...

Cross Country Sophomore Superstars

Cross Country Sophomore Superstars

Victoria Tran, Staff Writer
September 24, 2016
Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Sports, Uncategorized

Frontline: Why did you join cross country in the first place? Blake Hanson: I joined because I look up to my brother and wanted to follow in his footsteps. Phillip Nguyen: I felt like I sucked at every other sport, and I had never run before. Gabriel Dommes: I felt that I have always been good at long d...

Getting To Know El Mo’s Brightest

Getting To Know El Mo’s Brightest

Melissa Rodriguez, Staff Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase, Uncategorized

Jacob Kaufman is known as one of the brightest students here at El Mo, or even Mr. Science Boy by our very own Mrs. Mull.   Aspiring to be the chief engineer at NASA, Jacob juggles five AP classes along with his extra curricular activities that consist of being the President of the Red Cross club...

An Insight on Coach Camacho

An Insight on Coach Camacho

Wyatt Terlaak, Staff Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Sports

Many of us know Coach Camacho, but not all of us know much about our boy's locker room head and baseball coach. He is from Arizona, and began working at El Modena 8 years ago. Coach Camacho is the freshman baseball coach, and when asked why he likes to coach, he replied that he liked to have a positive...

A Mull Musing on Ms. Mull

Meranthy Meza, Staff Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

Beautiful, hippy-dippy, happy-go-lucky Vicki Mull is the subject of today’s inquiry. Better known as Ms. Mull by her students, she revealed that her lovely Greek name is in fact Vasiliki. Ms. Mull is well-known around campus for her Free People style of dress, radiant blonde hair, hip glasses and her...

The Man in the Cart

Bobby Almand, Staff Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

   Most people know him simply as Mua. He is a security guard at El Mo, but there's more than meets the eye. He's a genuine guy with a big heart who can't possibly imagine doing anything other than the job he loves, surrounded by the people that he loves, but like with everyone, Mua has a back sto...

Where has the Time Gone?

Where has the Time Gone?

Abby Sheppard, Ads & Distribution
September 7, 2016
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

As we approach deeper into the month of September, students on campus may already be asking, “where has the time gone?” We as a school have already sat through the exciting, opening season football game, as the second one is shortly approaching. In which Vanguard football defeated Woodbridge ...

Making Memories

Making Memories

Miranda Roman, Photographer
September 6, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

Coming into high school, some may have expectations for how it all might turn out. Starting off as a freshman, looking forward to making new friends, and getting involved with the school is what most hope to be like, but the second it comes around it’s a better idea to them to stay low from any upperclassmen...

Serve, Set & Spike

Serve, Set & Spike

Ivan Navarro, Sports Editor
May 23, 2016
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase, Sports

Andrew Reina (Also known as by his teammates) “Bang Bang”. Getting his nickname from how powerful his hit is on the volleyball. Andrew Reina is the varsity captain for the men's volleyball team of our El Modena High School, setting records almost every game with kills against Villa Park High School ...

She’s Petra-fyingly excellent

She’s Petra-fyingly excellent

Fatima Shamsi, Online Manager
April 30, 2016
Filed under Editor's Picks, El Mo News, Focus, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

It is said that humans are irreplaceable, valuable, and unique. They are not only people, but a universe – a galaxy of feelings, thoughts, and ideals. It is our duty, as society, to recognize those who surpass the limits of excellence and prove their worth. One such person, Petra Azar (10), is a student her...

Humans of El Modena: Abel Garcia

Humans of El Modena: Abel Garcia

Christian Duarte, Staff Writer
April 29, 2016
Filed under Columns, Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

  “Why do I come to work everyday? Well because I really enjoy my job” says El Modena janitor Abel Garcia. Garcia has been working at El Modena for twenty-six years and the love he has for his job only grows with time.     “I came to the United States in 1983.” Garcia is originally ...

Filming Forward

Filming Forward

Chandler Herrera, Fringe Editor
April 28, 2016
Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks, El Mo News, Feature, Focus, FrontlineFeed, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

El Modena’s very own Joshua Seigel, Senior was featured the Newport Beach Film Festival “We’re being watched” April 21st-28th. Seigel’s very own short film was selected out of thousands contestants to be celebrated in 2016’s festival.   If you don’t already know the Newport Beach...

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