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Artist of the Year Nominee: Xavier Williams

Artist of the Year Nominee: Xavier Williams

Markus Albihn, Front Editor
March 2, 2017
Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Media&Arts, Showcase

Xavier Williams is a senior who was nominated for the O.C Register's artist of the year by Mrs. Mull. Xavier submitted a segment of the EMTV's series "What in the world is going on with...".  Xavier is an extremely dedicated student to the art of film; he is a huge part of the EMTV program taking p...

Parayao Deciphers Personalities

Parayao Deciphers Personalities

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor
February 4, 2017
Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

Roaming the halls of El Modena with a striped scarf and signature fedora, junior Kylan Parayao finds interest in discovering the personalities of his fellow students. Specifically the difference between introverts and extroverts, in which this hobby was sparked by his life as an introvert and his observant...

Getting To Know Beaman

Melissa Rodriguez, Staff Writer
January 27, 2017
Filed under Columns, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

Some would be surprised to find out Mr. Beaman, the teacher responsible for El Mo’s reputable Ceramic class, AP Art History, as well as the soccer team coach, had no idea what his dream job was until after college.    Beaman muddled around for about a year after graduating college until he decided ...

William Wallace Wows with his Pictures

William Wallace Wows with his Pictures

James Joslyn, photographer
January 19, 2017
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

Humans of El Modena are all unique. Whether you have a crazy back story, or you have different hobbies than other students, no two students are the same. Junior William Wallace is extremely passionate about photography and is one of the best photographers on campus. William grew up in Orange County and is...

Broadway Bound

Broadway Bound

Francesca Sarmiento, Staff Writer
January 23, 2016
Filed under Feature, Focus, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Media&Arts, Showcase, Uncategorized

All the world is senior Jessica Lentz’s  stage, and she merely a player... Frontline: How long have you been in drama? Lentz: I have been in drama for 2 years. FL: How many plays have you been in? Lentz: So far I have been in 6 plays, and they have all been super fun. FL: What was ...

The Art of Film-Making

The Art of Film-Making

Scarlet Edwards, Staff Writer
January 12, 2016
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Media&Arts

  The name Michelangelo doesn’t only belong to a famous sculptor, but also an up and coming filmmaker. Sophomore Michelangelo Gutierrez has had an interest in film for the last three years, and recently completed his first short film.   Gutierrez’s interest in film all started when he was...

Corrupted Charity

Corrupted Charity

Presley Lozano, Style Editor
January 9, 2016
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

Junior Allyssa White enjoys spending her afternoons around the Orange Circle. This past time commenced when she first moved within close proximity of the circle in the fifth grade. White appreciates people-watching, spending time with friends, and relishing in the historical (yet modernized) atmosphere the c...

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."

Christian Duarte, Staff Writer
November 1, 2015
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

Frontline: What did you dress up as for Halloween? Fernando Osorio: My dad!

Doug Sagalongos, Staff Writer
October 31, 2015
Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

"What made you decide to wear this costume in particular today?" I love witches because they are fascinating. I even have my own coven.

Inside Scoop On El Mo’s Own Daniella Rodriguez

Inside Scoop On El Mo’s Own Daniella Rodriguez

Christian Duarte, Staff Writer
October 27, 2015
Filed under Feature

Frontline: Where are you originally from? How long did you live there? Rodriguez: I was born in Veracruz, Mexico but I was raised in Puebla. I lived there until I was in the 6th grade.   FL: What are you involved in around El Mo? (Clubs, sports, activities) DR: I am in the PAL class, and ...

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