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Students arrive to the camp to get ready for overnighter.

The Hidden Figures of an Overnight Journey

Kayla Mitchell, Staff Writer September 21, 2017

Coming into any Da Vinci School, the overnighter is definitely one of the most exciting events to look forward to. Many freshmen go to overnighter without knowing the significance behind it. Overnighter...

Andrew Daramola (left) and Christopher Jackson (right) making a change.

New Faces, Better Representation

Ashely Banks , Web Designer September 21, 2017

As Da Vinci Communications High School continues to expand its class sizes, the school has also brought along new teachers with contrasting backgrounds. This diversity has been long awaited and many of...

Graffiti has grown to be heavily associated with gang activity, but can it ever be considered as art?

Criminal Chefs-d’oeuvre

Sarah Ceja, Editor-in-Chief April 28, 2017

In the words of Banksy, “art comes alive in the arguments you have about it.” No other form of art has managed to spur as much debate as graffiti; it has become both prevalent in many communities and...

Fathers and Daughters

Fathers and Daughters

Janae Polk, Staff Writer April 28, 2017

“A good dad is someone who doesn’t abandon their child in any situation, someone who is a rock for their child and is a prime example of what every man should be,” says Erica Bentley. The prevalence...

Photo Courtesy of Eye Art Collective: An artist from Eye Art Collective that expressed “No More Rape Culture” using art on a wall.

Who to Blame: Taking the Woman’s side

Brianna Willis, DVC News Editor April 28, 2017

  “It’s been such a long week and all I want is pizza and Netflix.”   Kelly Jones went to Dominoes to pick up her pineapple and canadian bacon pizza where she saw her friends...

Los Angeles has encountered a new wave of gentrification.

Surfing the Waves of Gentrification

Debby Erazo, Student Choice Editor March 31, 2017

California, which is notoriously known for its high tides, is facing a new kind of wave. It’s a wave so strong some believe it to be catastrophic.   Los Angeles, which lies at the epicenter...

Khadija, 13, attends a community-based Accelerated Learning Centre in Bamyan in the Central Highlands region of Afghanistan. © UNICEF Afghanistan/2016/Sheida

Learning to Cope

Sarah Ceja, Editor-in-Chief February 16, 2017

“One winter morning last year, when everything was covered in snow, I came to class and no one was there. That’s when I saw Khadija walking slowly towards the school carrying her backpack,” Maryam,...

To the American People,

To the American People,

Sarah Ceja , Editor-in-Chief December 9, 2016

I have never been more disgusted or disappointed in my entire life as I was on the night of November 8, 2016. That night, you proved to me that history means nothing, that hate and selfishness continue...

I be Code-Switching

Kamrie Anderson, Humans of DVC Editor December 9, 2016

Yo eyebrows on fleek and yo outfit poppin. Have you ever walked past black people having a conversation using phrases that you have probably never heard of? Were they speaking in a way that you would...

In a media-obsessed world, it becomes increasingly difficult for young women like myself to appreciate themselves.

Who am I?

Jazmyn Davis, DVC News Editor December 9, 2016

I was born into a world where being fair skinned and having a size 2 figure was the only option in order to be considered beautiful. I was never able to look up to someone that looked like me other than...

Trump takes the ‘W’

Josh Villa, Staff Writer November 10, 2016

Throughout the 2015-16 election, a few of us have had our doubts about Donald J. Trump. Okay, a lot of us have, but what might this billionaire, entrepreneur, and real-estate mogul have done to make...

The Politics of Love

Debby Erazo, Web Editor and Student Choice Editor October 20, 2016
I wondered if I (a strong democrat), would be able to sit down and have a talk with a staunch republican, to find some sort of common ground through a game.
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