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We Should Have More Electives!

Daisy Bucio
March 31, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

As you enter your junior and senior year the question, “What career do you desire to pursue?” seems to be the only question you are ever asked. Teachers and adults expect students to have their whole life planned out, and they are expected to know exactly what they want to major in. The problem is,...

WARNING: Mental Stability at Risk

Daisy Bucio
March 30, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

There comes a point in the year where you ask yourself if anything that you’re doing is actually worth it. Is staying up every night at 3 a.m finishing homework really worth it? Are the dark circles under my eyes actually going to pay off later on? Is any of this going to matter in a couple of years? Schoo...

Do you want this man to be our President?

Do you want this man to be our President?

Vianey Dominguez
March 29, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

Ever since his presidential announcement, Trump has been washing the brains of Americans with his utopian ideas to  Make America Great Again. Trump’s defaming accusations towards other ethnic groups have given him fame among his supporters. The billionaire seems to talk as if he knows the truth...

Should Video Games be considered a sport?

Should Video Games be considered a sport?

Giovanni Logan
March 29, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

“Video Gamers compete in huge arenas, cheered on by thousands of screaming fans, with millions of dollars in prize money at stake,” said a 343 Industries worker, who also helps in gaming competitions, you also get a trophy. Only the top teams battle it out for a chance to become the best, which sound...

Were the Prices for the Valentine’s Day Dance Fair?

Melissa Moreno
March 29, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

Phoenix Military academy had a Valentine’s dance for students to enjoy, only if they paid $2 for it. Juniors Ciar Jones, Joselyn Valerio, and Valentin Fernandez express their opinions about the price to enter to the dance. “The dance was nice, having the bleachers out made actually dancing not wor...

Naval Reserves: Good or Bad

Jimmy Bellido
March 24, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

In  1915 the U.S Navy started the Navy Reserve units. This opened up more opportunities for  patriots who wanted to serve their nation and be a civilian at the same time. With the Navy having reserve units people could also take advantage of the opportunity to attend college for free in order to en...

Video Games Prove to be a Great Benefit

Octavio Sanchez
March 24, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

Growing up as a kid the cool thing to do was go outside, spend time with your friends, or go to arcades or ice cream shops. Now a day it’s the same thing, but the only difference is that it’s all inside the household. As technology has advanced throughout the years the gaming industry blew up. Some of...

Black History Month SHOULD ALWAYS be celebrated

Starie Brown
March 24, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

Martin Luther King Jr. ,Rosa Parks,Harriet Tubman ,Frederick Douglass and Madam CJ.Walker  have traditionally been referenced to as great leaders during black history month. However, should schools be mandated to teach the importance of black history month to students? Many disagree because from thei...

Summer Time!

Jose Gonzalez
March 24, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

For most students, summer is when they get out of school and enjoy having their free time. The fun comes back and hot weather comes back. Many kids enjoy their summer and expect it to be long and fun. Some students believe that summer should be longer. Especially since they have a lot more school day...

Tom Clancy’s: The Division

Jose Castineyra
March 23, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

Tom Clancy’s “The Division” was launched this month on March 8, 2016. The game was first introduced to the world at Ubisoft’s E3, a series of press conferences showing the upcoming video games for the year, 2013 press conference as a third person shooter, and an open world game. The Division w...

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