The Vitruvian Post

The Seniors’ Final Exhibition Hurrah

The Seniors’ Final Exhibition Hurrah

James Skinner

April 11, 2019

The class of 2019 experienced their eighth and final exhibition. After eight semesters at DVC they are left with many memories to carry with them into their future endeavors. Exhibition has been Da Vinci’s method of showing the community what the school is all about. Students take projects that...

DVC’s LGBTQ+ Community

DVC’s LGBTQ+ Community

Kaiya Alsobrook and Vienna Perez

December 5, 2018

With the population at DVC growing more and more each year, another group that will continue to increase at DVC is the LGBTQ+ community. According to the Williams Institute of Law, there are about 9 million Americans who classify themselves as a part of the LGBTQ+ community. LGBTQ+ stands for Lesbian,...

The Injustices Black Men in America

The Injustices Black Men in America

Jordan Foster and Hasan Daniels

December 5, 2018

The constant prejudice, discrimination, and unjustified killings of unarmed African American men seem to be a reoccurring story in America. According to PolitiFact, police officers have killed 853 people so far in 2018, and 25% of those people happen to be African American, yet African Americans only...

The Stress Of Senior Year

Vanessa Hernandez, Photo and Video Editor

December 5, 2018

The stress of senior year begun as the Da Vinci Communications 2019 senior class submitted college applications while trying to grasp school and the workload. The Da Vinci Communications class of 2019 has spent the last months reminiscing on the last three years of high school in the midst of applying...

Tis The Season Of Giving

Tis The Season Of Giving

Hailey Reyes and Jaylene Maldonado

December 5, 2018

  Students and staff at Da Vinci Communications festively spread joy by creating care packages and holding a canned food drive for those who are less fortunate, all while discussing their views on the importance of giving back. The holiday season has been deemed a time for receiving and wishing....

Peer Mentors

Peer Mentors

Sarah Carrillo, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Mentors in the Peer Mentors seminar have come to find a variety of useful strategies to help support their mentees with their academic endeavors and ability to become a better student throughout the school year. Peer Mentors is a seminar for students at Da Vinci Communications who desire to help struggling...

Da Vinci´s Cross Country Comes to an End

Da Vinci´s Cross Country Comes to an End

Jordan Foster, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018

Da Vinci’s Cross Country traveled as one over the course of the year as students created relationships with fellow teammates along with their new coaches Tyler Mar and Andrew Jackson, but that road has come to an end as the team had their final meet on October 26th. As the new season began, new...

Election Updates

Election Updates

Samin Champion, Managing Editor

November 15, 2018

As a result of the 2018 midterms, America is undergoing a new status quo, and Da Vinci Communications students and faculty have strong opinions about what implications this election will have on America for the following years to come. With this election bringing forth many first in the government i...

Killer Queen, A Tribute

Killer Queen, A Tribute

Sophia Szekely, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

Freddie Mercury, born as Farrokh Bulsara, was known for being the influential lead singer in the band Queen, which produced many hit songs in the 70s and 80s until Freddie passed away in 1991 on November 24th due to AIDS, his legacy continues to impact many students, teachers, and fans. Farrokh Buls...

Flu season, the role and importance of vaccinations

Flu season, the role and importance of vaccinations

James Skinner, Web Editor

November 14, 2018

The flu virus is a common illness that has a stronger effect between the months of October through November. Vaccines have the potential to fight many forms of the flu. To keep DVC’s community safe it is recommended for everybody to take precautions when it comes to the flu. Last season's flu...

Nanowrimo

Nanowrimo

Hailey Reyes, Copy Editor

November 14, 2018

Sophomores and other creative writing students at Da Vinci Communications are taking part in National Novel Writing Month by writing full novels within the entire month of November. Nanowrimo is a creative writing project that is celebrated from November 1st to November 30th. The ultimate goal that...

New Division New Competition

New Division New Competition

Hasan Daniels and Daphne Piña

November 14, 2018

The Da Vinci boys basketball team, which includes students from Science, Communications, and Design, united together last season to make it to the CIF and state finals leading the beloved team’s rise in its division.     Varsity players such as sophomore Kevin Lagarde, seniors Ethan C...