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  • International News Tidbits

    International News Tidbits

    February 23, 2017

    Trump to Remove Protections for Transgender Students President Trump could issue new guidelines as early as Wednesday to rescind anti-discrimination protections for transgender students, overruling his education secretary who had pushed to keep them in place. “I would expect further guidance to come out on that today,” Sean Spicer, the Wh...

  • Kake Hashi Exchange Program at Poly

    Kake Hashi Exchange Program at Poly

    Morgan Luke and Max Noble

    February 9, 2017

    From February 2 through the 4, some of Poly’s own got a chance to host students from Akita, Japan, and got the opportunity to expose the exchange students to the campus and southern California. During their journey, they got a glimpse into the best, and the worst, of American culture, experiencing everything from Hollywood to Disneyland. A whopping...

Polytechnic Events

Yesenia Pacheco and Sarah Lindell

What you may have missed recently-   Wednesday, March 1 - Zero Discrimination Day Friday, March 3 - World Wildlife Day Wednesday, March 8 - International Women's Day The City of Long Beach hosted a tree pl...

March 9, 2017No Comments

METS Ceremony Dispute

Chantera Walton, Staff Writer

Tuesday, February 28, in digital art and imaging teacher Erika Sands’ room, METS students who received a 3.0 and higher GPA were given a “pizza coupon,” which qualified them for a slice of pizza and a soda. Some students...

March 9, 2017No Comments

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Modern Feminism is Overrated

Okay, so before people start chasing me with pitchforks and sticks of fire, let’s set something straight: I am not an anti-feminist and I don’t hate women; I love women...

March 9, 2017

The Everyday Stresses of Being in High School

Rebecca Lopez, Staff Writer

Yes, teenagers experience stress. We as teenagers know that it is not easy being a teen.     As high school students, there can be various reason why we have stress, especially...

February 23, 2017

Black History Month

Black History Month

February 23, 2017

The Bachelor: The Pros and Cons of Corinne

The Bachelor: The Pros and Cons of Corinne

February 23, 2017

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