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Advisory period introduced at Morse

Neo Baldarrama, Staff Writer

May 25, 2018

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A group of teachers and other staff members are working together to piece together a new idea for curriculum, an advisory period for students occurring next school year. “We’ve had an advisory class in the past but this on...

Kiwanis Club teaches youth on bike safety

Michael Lumaban, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018

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The Kiwanis Club hosted a Star Wars-themed biking event called “The Empire Bikes Back” at Morse to teach bike safety to kids and adults on May 19, 2018. The participants brought their own bikes to ride along the path. Registration ...

One World donates goods to Rachel’s Women Center

Jennah Espinoza, Staff Writer

May 23, 2018

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Among the virtuous ways of giving back to the community, donating goods allows people to set aside their personal wants to consider the needs of others. A group of students organized a project to provide goods for women who nee...

WASC visits Morse for evaluation

Keano Lugue, Editor-in-Chief

April 30, 2018

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The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) visited Morse from Apr. 15-18, 2018 to evaluate the school for accreditation on the work that teachers and students do in accordance to the Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)...

Seniors attend UCSD’s Triton Day

Neo Baldarrama, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018

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Morse High School seniors admitted into University of California, San Diego (UCSD) attended UCSD’s Triton Day where the campus was showcased on April 14, 2018. Triton Day offered the opportunity to showcase UCSD’s campus t...

ARC students hold first annual ‘March to Change the Future’

Charyna Delos Santos, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018

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The first annual “March to Change the Future,” was a successful but small protest which was held on March 16 in the amphitheater from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., was planned by after school clubs: ARC, MISA, and APop.  “March to Ch...

Annual Questbridge program invites low-income students to apply

Kayla Canare, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

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Every year, low-income juniors and seniors can apply online to Questbridge, an application program that provides scholarships and connections with leading colleges. Questbridge is a national nonprofit organization whose purpose...

ARC holds Black History Month art competition

Mohammed Habarneh, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

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To celebrate Black History Month, Arc was holding the Black History Month contest on Mar. 15, 2018 in the auditorium, that focused on influential African-American leaders art pieces created by students. The overall goal of...

Multiple threats to the school spreads caution among staff

Keano Lugue, Editor-in-Chief

March 22, 2018

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Multiple false threats were sent to the school on Feb. 20, 2018, which caused Principal Cynthia Larkin to send emails to all students and their parents, and reinforce school police around campus. “A student thought they heard...