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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

As music plays and chairs are formed into a circle, students participate to play musical chairs and see who gets eliminated throughout the game.

A fun day for the freshmen

ASB hosts Freshman Funday on Tuesday, Nov. 15 for the class of 2026 during periods 5 and 6.
By Keely Duarte, PhotographerPublished Nov 19, 2022
ASB hosts Freshman Funday on Tuesday, Nov. 15 for the class of 2026 during periods 5 and 6.
The morning announcements are live streamed twice a week at 10:30 am, junior Max Kalvan monitors the show’s audio aspects and proper streaming to the school’s YouTube channel.

The faces behind the morning announcements

A behind the scenes look at the students who head the school's digital media morning announcements.
By Nicole Tovar, PhotographerPublished Nov 19, 2022
A behind the scenes look at the students who head the school's digital media morning announcements.
Despite the creepy atmosphere and the haunted reports, much of Virginia City still provides colorful stores and museums that inform and even celebrate their mining roots that are attractive to tourists that visit or pass by the town.

DARK TOURISM: A look inside one of America’s ghost towns

Take a look inside one of America’s boom-town-turned-ghost-town: Virginia City, Nevada.
By Beverly Regino, Creative DirectorPublished Oct 31, 2022
Take a look inside one of America’s boom-town-turned-ghost-town: Virginia City, Nevada.
To Be Discussed | Episode 2: #crying and loving

To Be Discussed | Episode 2: #crying and loving

Now featuring: the second episode of newest, soon-to-be award winning podcast, To Be Discussed by Joshua Castro and Rachel Khutorskoy. Teen director Charissa Yu and lead actors Noa Levy & Jimmy Martinez are interviewed on their award wining movie, Cry For Love.
By Joshua Castro and Rachel KhutorskoyPublished Oct 19, 2022
Now featuring: the second episode of newest, soon-to-be award winning podcast, To Be Discussed by Joshua Castro and Rachel Khutorskoy. Teen director Charissa Yu and lead actors Noa Levy & Jimmy Martinez are interviewed on their award wining movie, Cry For Love.
To Be Discussed | Episode 1: the queen is #dead

To Be Discussed | Episode 1: the queen is #dead

The first episode of the newest, soon-to-be award-winning podcast, To Be Discussed by Joshua Castro and Rachel Khutorskoy. Teens discuss opinions about the queen and her death.
By Joshua Castro, Rachel Khutorskoy, and Breeana GerdesPublished Oct 19, 2022
The first episode of the newest, soon-to-be award-winning podcast, To Be Discussed by Joshua Castro and Rachel Khutorskoy. Teens discuss opinions about the queen and her death.
GROOVIN’ TO THE MUSIC: Emilie Santiago headbangs to the sounds of artist Chris Aaron at the Shadow Events Rave on Saturday Oct. 8. in downtown Los Angeles. Besides Aaron, the show featured artists like Shinobi, Smokey Hendrixx, and Inobi and DJ Girlzilla so partygoers could dance all night.

Headbangin’ in downtown L.A.

❑ PHOTO OF THE WEEK | Emilie Santiago headbangs to the sounds of artist Chris Aaron at the Shadow Events Rave on Saturday Oct. 8. in downtown Los Angeles.
By Samantha Ramos, Photo EditorPublished Oct 18, 2022
❑ PHOTO OF THE WEEK | Emilie Santiago headbangs to the sounds of artist Chris Aaron at the Shadow Events Rave on Saturday Oct. 8. in downtown Los Angeles.
Senior Abigail Lee and the dance company strikes a pose during their performance.

Homecoming highlights: students take to the field!

The glorious homecoming parade kicked off homecoming weekend on Fri, Oct. 14.
By Beverly Regino, Creative DirectorPublished Oct 15, 2022
The glorious homecoming parade kicked off homecoming weekend on Fri, Oct. 14.
To be your lawfully wedded topic Senior Lakshya Alagan happily marries her topic and commits to it for the rest of the year.

Love conquers all! AP Research students marry their research topics

Let the wedding bells ring! AP Research students marry their chosen topics on Sept. 27-28, binding each student and topic for the rest of the school year.
By Beverly Regino, Creative DirectorPublished Sep 28, 2022
Let the wedding bells ring! AP Research students marry their chosen topics on Sept. 27-28.
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.
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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