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Liz Hook: Varsity Volleyball to Varsity Basketball

Liz Hook: Varsity Volleyball to Varsity Basketball

March 18, 2015 by Nick Linfesty

I can almost guarantee the entire school knows Liz. However, for those who don’t know her, she is a major piece in the Varsity Volleyball puzzle. Since the girls’ season is over after a disappointing loss, [...]

Nothing Like Paris Fashion Week

Nothing Like Paris Fashion Week

February 17, 2015 by Lily Boland

It’s every typical Santa Monica girl’s dream to travel to Paris fashion week for her summer vacation. However, although a Santa Monica native for all of her 17 years, senior Emma Register is in no way [...]

Valentine’s Day the Pacifica Way

Valentine’s Day the Pacifica Way

February 13, 2015 by Sofia Rasmussen

On Valentine’s Day, most of us hope to receive a heart-shaped box of chocolates and a sweet love letter from a special someone. Here at Pacifica, it might also come with the hope of receiving a [...]

Jenelle DeMedio: A Figure Skater in Our Midst

Jenelle DeMedio: A Figure Skater in Our Midst

February 09, 2015 by Sofia Rasmussen

In the early hours of the morning, while most Pacifica students sleep peacefully, Jenelle DeMedio is awake and heading to the rink in Artesia for her figure skating training. When asked how long she has been [...]

Sophomore Freidin Takes All Around in Texas Prime Meet

Sophomore Freidin Takes All Around in Texas Prime Meet

February 05, 2015 by Tim McCartney

Pacifica has yet another strong athlete in our midst – Sophomore Sydney Freidin. And not just because she won first place all around at the Texas Prime meet for gymnastics last weekend. Her hard work and [...]

New Year, New Productions

New Year, New Productions

January 27, 2015 by Lily Boland

Many of us rested over winter break but many of us could not. Break was instead used by artists as a two week period to sketch, prepare for art portfolios, come up with installation ideas, and [...]

Pacifica Spirit Week Recap

Pacifica Spirit Week Recap

January 20, 2015 by Nick Linfesty

A mysterious figure walks on to campus in a Bear in the Big Blue House costume. This figure is the author himself getting pumped up over the upcoming festivities of Spirit Week. The first week after [...]

Mexico: Another World Just Across the Border

Mexico: Another World Just Across the Border

January 09, 2015 by Abigail Boyd

As I approached the border of Tijuana with my fellow “Youth With A Mission” volunteers, I expected to be progressively guided into a world less privileged than my own. However, as soon as the van, carting [...]

Busy Off Season Thus Far for Dodgers

Busy Off Season Thus Far for Dodgers

December 20, 2014 by Andrew Slate

Even with the MLB playoffs ending recently, and the start of next season an eternity away, the Dodgers have not wasted any time shaking things up. Newly appointed General Manager, Farhan Zaidi (previously the assistant GM [...]

Kaitlyn Van Konynenburg: Riding Junior Year on a European Saddle

Kaitlyn Van Konynenburg: Riding Junior Year on a European Saddle

December 10, 2014 by Ciani Walker

Between taking the SAT/ACT, loading up on APs and honors classes after finally realizing Freshman year actually did matter, and differentiating between the colleges that you may want to go to and the colleges that you [...]