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  • Nov 11, 10:43 pmNeed help with school? NHS is hosting Tutoring Sessions every Wednesday from 10:45-11:45 a.m. You can find the link on the DVC Website
  • Nov 11, 10:37 pmThanksgiving Break is coming up! Friday, November 20th is a PD Day and Thanksgiving Break is from November 23-27
  • Sep 21, 2:23 amTo find out more about colleges, attend college presentations on Zoom. Zoom link for presentations is posted on the Class of 2021 GC page.

Connecting the Past to the Present: Letting the Unsung Heroes Sing

Although this don't not include every Black or African-American influential leader, these people shaped Black culture.
February 8, 2018

I am sure that we are familiar with Madam C.J. Walker, the first female self-made millionaire in America; Shirley Chisholm, the first black woman elected to the United States Congress; Daniel Hale Williams,...

Scars Do Not Define Them

Photo provided by real assault cases. By realizing the real pain of a sexual assault survivor, may we fully understand, on a deeper level, the effects of sexual violence.
February 8, 2018

*Names in this article have been changed to respect the privacy of sources. The women interviewed will remain anonymous, and names you see with an asterisk have been changed. First thing’s first:...

The Lunar New Year

Photo of a Happy new year 2018 year of dog vectors design
February 8, 2018

To most, the new year rang in on January 1st. The first day of 2018 has begun and we’re getting used to writing the year on our essays and schedules; however, to the Chinese community, the Chinese Lunar...

It’s Nifty To Be Thrifty

Photo Provided By: Thrift Shopping  the secrets of shopping
December 1, 2017

“I'm gonna pop some tags only got twenty dollars in my pocket,” said artist Macklemore in his song titled “Thrift Shop.” Thrift shopping is a cheap and fun way to shop for unclaimed pieces...

Anything for Selenas

Photo Provided By: Selena's success remains after many years
December 1, 2017

“Anything for Selena” as said from the Selena film, was in full force November 3, 2017. The Texan-Mexican singer, Selena Quintanilla Perez, was finally recognized with a star on the Hollywood Walk...


Photo provided by: Cathy Meyer; We’ve Said No To Bad Marriages, It’s Time We Say No To Sexual Abuse And Harassment
December 1, 2017

At 1:21 pm on October 15, Alyssa Milano took to Twitter and tweeted, “If you've ever been sexually harassed or assaulted write ‘me too’ as a reply to this tweet.” Her intent, as stated by a phone...

Performance Team

DVC's first performance team.
December 1, 2017

5, 6, 7, 8…. Give me a P, E, R, F, O, R, M, A, N, C, E! Da Vinci Communications (DVC) and Design (DVD)  High Schools have just started a new club called the Performance team. This is a cheer and...

Native American Heritage Month

Photo Provided By: Native American Traditions throughout history
December 1, 2017

November is not only a time of celebrating the National Holiday Thanksgiving, it’s also a time to celebrate the history of Native American Heritage. The National Native American Appreciation Month...

LA Animal Save: The Truth Behind What Your Eating

Poto provided by: Invitation by Amy Jean Davis of LA Animal Save to participate in vigils
November 2, 2017

Driving down Vernon Street in Downtown Los Angeles, it is hard to miss the vibrant children, pigs, and cows all residing harmoniously on fields of grass. A brown barn has a billboard with the words “Farmer...

Dia De Los Muertos

Photo provided by: Jennifer Swann; Contemporary Artists Reinvent Traditional Alters at Pullman Dia De Los metros Altar Walk
November 2, 2017

Death, for some, is the finality of all things; for others, it’s the beginning of eternal life. For some Latin American cultures, death is celebrated and welcomed. Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the...

What It Truly Means To Be An Angeleno

Photo provided by: Bringing Sight to the Blind and Visually Impaired
November 2, 2017

Many people around the world come to Los Angeles with the intention of seeking a better life. Some people want to make a name for themselves or explore opportunities that weren't revealed to them. Los...

Novel Writing at DVC

Noel and students in the 10th grade working hard on their novels.
November 2, 2017

During the month of November at DVC, the 10th grade English class will be writing and completing 50,000-word count novels as a new project. Not only are they getting an influx of creative writing at DVC,...

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