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The Student News Site of Van Nuys High School

The Mirror

The Student News Site of Van Nuys High School

The Mirror

Van Nuys High School
Sometimes, the best mistakes are those that the writing professionals make.

Quick Take
The humor in writing

The funniest mistakes in the English language are those hidden in plain sight.
By Daimler Koch, Staff WriterPublished Sep 30, 2022
The funniest mistakes in the English language are those hidden in plain sight.
Individuals anticipate approaching College Month events

Individuals anticipate approaching College Month events

The school’s staff has been preparing for a series of upcoming events beginning on Tuesday in commemoration of College Month.
By Angelica Venturina, Print Editor-in-ChiefPublished Sep 25, 2022
The school’s staff has been preparing for a series of upcoming events beginning on Tuesday in commemoration of College Month.
Students from VNHS traveled to Washington, D.C. to attend the Washington Leadership Training Institute. They had the opportunity to interview 57 congressmen and women, as well as learning leadership skills, and the offering of career and technical classes.

Students fly to Washington D.C. for Skills USA training program

Students involved in Skills USA left for Washington, D.C. on Sept. 16 to attend the Washington Leadership Training Institute taking place from Sept. 17 to Sept. 21.
By Lindsay Han and Allison AntonioPublished Sep 21, 2022
Students involved in Skills USA left for Washington, D.C. on Sept. 16 to attend the Washington Leadership Training Institute taking place from Sept. 17 to Sept. 21.
ASB hosts the very first pep rally on Friday, Aug 26 during lunch in the Quad area to announce the start of the football season. While  marching band was not able to perform, the cheer team and student body showed up to show support for the Wolves.

The Wolves are back ready to attack

The 2022-2023 football season has kicked off with the first pep rally of the school year, featuring performances by the Varsity CIF Champion Cheer Team and an announcement regarding the Varsity Football Team roster.
By Angelica Venturina, Angelina Gevorgyan, and Baron KimPublished Aug 27, 2022
The 2022-2023 football season has kicked off with the first pep rally of the school year
Somewhere over the Rainbow: Waterfalls are a popular sight in Yosemite National Parks, however, they can’t be accessed up close without hiking at least one mile from the parking lot.

California Adventure: The Ultimate Guide to Famous Places and Secret Spots

The Do's and Don'ts to some of California's popular spots and a guide for a cost-efficient trip.
By Beverly Regino, Creative DirectorPublished Jun 9, 2022
The Do's and Don'ts to some of California's popular spots and a guide for a cost-efficient trip.
Devin Lautrette has been practicing and having fun with his kendama since he was 12.

The kendama toy became his passion

For junior Devin Lautrette, it’s not about how many he owns but how many tricks he can do with just one.
By Diana Zalmanov, Staff WriterPublished Jun 2, 2022
For junior Devin Lautrette, it’s not about how many he owns but how many tricks he can do with just one.
Since 1996, Mr. Michael Watson has been a familiar face on campus. After the 2021-22 school year, he is set to retire.

5 MINUTES WITH…
Social Science Teacher Mr. Michael Watson

Mr. Michael Watson talks about what he’d do if he won the lottery, his go-to outfits and the best advice he’s received.
By Emma Salehi, Staff WriterPublished Jun 2, 2022
Mr. Michael Watson talks about what he’d do if he won the lottery, his go-to outfits and the best advice he’s received.
FRONT AND CENTER: Senior Dakota Threats stands at the front of the dance line, creating an illusion of having multiple arms during a jazz number at the Spring Dance Showcase on May 27 in the Donna Hubbard Auditorium. The final show of the school year  featured different kinds of dances from jazz to ballet as a culmination of everything the dance students have learned and practiced for the entire year.

PHOTO OF THE WEEK | MAY 22-28 2022

❑ PHOTO OF THE WEEK | Senior Dakota Threats stands at the front of the dance line, creating an illusion of having multiple arms during a jazz number.
Published May 31, 2022
❑ PHOTO OF THE WEEK | Senior Dakota Threats stands at the front of the dance line, creating an illusion of having multiple arms during a jazz number.
5 MINUTES WITH… Science Teacher Ms. Diana Fuhrman

5 MINUTES WITH…
Science Teacher Ms. Diana Fuhrman

Ms. Fuhrman shares her favorite way to spend a day off, the exotic animal she’d like as a pet and if she ate the crusts of her sandwiches as a kid.
By Allison Antonio, News/Features EditorPublished May 23, 2022
Ms. Fuhrman shares her favorite way to spend a day off, the exotic animal she’d like as a pet and if she ate the crusts of her sandwiches as a kid.
Wasting Recess | Episode 10 : Prom

Wasting Recess | Episode 10 : Prom

Reminiscing the night to be remembered as Csarina Scantron invites her fellow editors to talk about prom.
By Csarina Jarencio, Podcast/Social Media EditorPublished May 23, 2022

Listen as Csarina Scantron invites Ani Tutunjyan, Dakota Threats, and Antony Nepeyvoda as they discuss the preparation, the emotional roller coaster and knock down the prom stereotype. They all fawn over...

Fill Your Life With Spice | Episode 16: Unfiltered

From the State Assembly in Sacramento to room 112, Emily “Emi” Kim joins Andrea Parada to talk about current events and their professional growth.
By Andrea Parada, Podcast StaffPublished May 22, 2022
Andrea brings Emi to share their thoughts on entertainment, online school and career paths. BYLINE: Andrea Parada

Fill Your Life With Spice | Episode 15: Track Star!

Andrea Parada returns with her first ever video podcast joined by Moises Velasquez.
By Andrea Parada, Podcast StaffPublished May 20, 2022
After a two-month hiatus, Andrea comes back to Fill Your Life With Spice with Moises Velasquez
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