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All About Bowie

All About Bowie

Francesca Sarmiento, Staff Writer
December 18, 2015
Filed under Focus, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

A technical perspective.

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Hidden Talent: Christi Holley

Hidden Talent: Christi Holley

Christian Duarte, Staff Writer
December 17, 2015
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Media&Arts, Music

Any kind of talent, artistic in this case, can and should be expressed. Whether it be art, photography, or music: talent is a gift. But the sad reality is that most artists go unknown. Some are too shy to share the creative side of themselves while others doubt how amazing they really are.   Art ...

The Mind of a Hip-Hop Head

The Mind of a Hip-Hop Head

Christian Duarte, Staff Writer
November 26, 2015
Filed under Editor's Picks, Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Media&Arts, Music

Music is a part of everyone’s lives. Whether you listen to hip-hop, rock, pop, or country: everybody listens to music. Music is there for us at all times. Music and certain songs can change our mood and can impact us greatly. There is a song for everything and a genre for everyone. For senior Jorge...

Nothing Like A Bromance Bond

Nothing Like A Bromance Bond

Jordan Cowdell, Front Editor
November 19, 2015
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

Frontline: When did your bromance first start? Cameron Owens: The time I swallowed my tooth while eating my fruit roll-up and he helped me by saying, “It’s okay, you won’t die.” Ryan Keefe: Kindergarten. FL: What has helped keep your bromance going? CO: Fruit Roll-Ups. RK: Wa...

Life for a Girl Grappler

Christian Duarte, Staff Writer
November 19, 2015
Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

Junior Irene Solis is a strong individual. She competes and thrives at a male dominated sport while managing to fulfill her school work and social life at the same time. Solis shares what it's like to be a wrestler, a girl wrestler.   Frontline: How long have you been wrestling and how long have...

Pieces of Pongco

Pieces of Pongco

Jessica Cedillo, Photographer
November 18, 2015
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

    El Modena's Econ and Government teacher Mr. Pongco has proved to be an increasingly influential person on campus. He motivates his students to release their inner "jerks" and focus on the important matters of the world. In between his current events and constructive arguments on fast food, seniors l...

Life Through A Lens

Life Through A Lens

Christian Duarte, Staff Writer
November 18, 2015
Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Media&Arts

Simon Sanchez has been taking pictures and arranging his own photo shoots for about a year now. He travels to different cities and will go to great lengths for the “perfect shot.” He started out using a Nikon D3100 with a 50mm lense, and he is currently using a Canon T5. Sanchez comments “That'...

SpongeBob Square Pants and Patrick Star

SpongeBob Square Pants and Patrick Star

Chandler Herrera, Fringe Editor
November 2, 2015
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

"we decided to be SpongeBob and Patrick because we are best friends and we literally quote lines from the tv show all the time."

Best Halloween Costumes

Best Halloween Costumes

Presley Lozano, Style Editor
November 1, 2015
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

Mackenzie Watkins and Milan Eichler take on Ms. Mull and Mr. Pongco for their Halloween costumes. Why? Simply because their teachers Inspire them.

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor
November 1, 2015
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

What are you for Halloween and why? "I am an In-N-Out worker because I love their food, especially their burgers."  

Mackenzie Watkins, Advertising Editor
November 1, 2015
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

"What are you dressed up as for Halloween and why?" "I'm a prisoner because I thought it was a super fun and creative idea."

November 1, 2015
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

"Why did you decide to dress as a banking wizard this Halloween? "I like to keep it classy. Just like my father."

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