Eye of the Tiger

Hack leaves program he built on high note

Hack leaves program he built on high note

ALEYNA CAMACHO

February 5, 2018


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Guitar teacher Brian Hack’s recent notice of his retirement and subsequent lack of return to Roseville High School for the remainder of the school year has struck a chord with a variety of staff and students across campus. Within his more than 30 years teaching at the school he has established the...

Senior wins Ellen tickets

Senior wins Ellen tickets

AARON PUGLIANI

February 5, 2018


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Over winter break, senior Kenzie Duncan fulfilled her childhood dream by attending The Ellen Show. She was a long-time, dedicated fan and has watched the show for eight years. “I would come home after school and I would wait for my mom to come home,” Duncan said. “It was on at four o’clock...

Senior builds up guitar hobby

Senior builds up guitar hobby

GARRET SCHAFFER

February 5, 2018


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Roseville High School senior Jon Kunkle found inspiration in building his own guitars from scratch. The guitar enthusiast’s interest began when he got the chance to build his own guitar after transferring to Buljan Middle School a few years ago. “I was in eighth grade and I heard that the woodshop...

Senior’s love passes state lines

Senior’s love passes state lines

DANIELLE BENNETT

February 5, 2018


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When senior Jaydynn Santos’ boyfriend, Daniel Vasquez, finished his high school career early to begin training at a marine boot camp in San Diego, she refocused her energy on fashioning him a gift for his return in March. Santos harnessed social media to craft a present that incorporates people across...

HUMANS OF RHS: Joyce Henry

HUMANS OF RHS: Joyce Henry

NICOLE KHUDYAKOV

February 5, 2018


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Ceramics teacher Joyce Henry took a while to discover her passion for art. Her strict upbringing left her with few opportunities to explore her more creative side, so it wasn’t until Henry fell upon it by chance that she fell in love with the subject. -- Nicole Khudyakov   "I’d been...

Senior couple visit Hawaii during false missile alarm

Senior couple visit Hawaii during false missile alarm

January 23, 2018


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While visiting Hawaii for vacation, seniors Taylor Anderson and Olyvia Schaefer were woken up by an alert saying a missile would hit.  Anderson said it forced him to truly think about what he valued in life. Shaefer mentioned how nothing like this had happened to her before.

Pitts pushes through California International Marathon

Pitts pushes through California International Marathon

SPENCER SERRATOS

December 18, 2017


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RHS spanish teacher Maria Pitts recently managed to run her first marathon in a decade, despite significant setbacks. Although she had trained heavily, she was uncertain whether or not she’d be able to make it to the finish line, due to a previous injury. “It was such an incredible achievement...

HUMANS OF RHS: Michael Silva

HUMANS OF RHS: Michael Silva

NICOLE KHUDYAKOV

December 18, 2017


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Sophomore Michael Silva is a longtime baseball and soccer player. He is part of a family legacy of baseball players, starting with his grandfather. His father’s decision to play soccer also influenced Silva’s desire to participate in the sport. Silva enjoys bonding with both his grandfather and his...

Senior’s passion for dance fuels her college app. process

Senior’s passion for dance fuels her college app. process

NICOLE KHUDYAKOV

December 18, 2017


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Senior Kaylyn Flowers’s decision to attend dance school lead the already time consuming college application process to include a few more steps than that of her classmates. Flowers has long held a passion for dance, as she has taken dance classes for 12 years. She first began when her mother signed...

Holiday Dancin’ Feet backed by experience

Holiday Dancin’ Feet backed by experience

BRIAN NUEVO

December 18, 2017


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RHS alumna and former dance team member Kaleigh Bane returned from college to teach a dance she choreographed for the dance program’s holiday showcase. The dance itself, Medicine, will be just one of a series of dances choreographed by former members of the RHS program. Bane felt honored that RHS...

Maintenance worker decks the halls off campus

Maintenance worker decks the halls off campus

WILL WAGNER

December 18, 2017


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To get into the holiday spirit each Christmas season, maintenance worker Tony Newman regularly puts on a show of over 30,000 lights at his home. Newman has been decorating his home for over 20 years. “I started small, with just a few strings and it’s just gotten bigger over the years,” Newman...

Group of seniors break rave stigma, spread culture

Group of seniors break rave stigma, spread culture

GARRETT SCHAEFFER

December 6, 2017


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While most high schoolers typically enjoy a few parties here and there, a few RHS students seek a slightly different experience. Raves are a different type of party, because, while they contain fast music, flashing lights, and a lot of dancing, they also encourage a positive and friendly environmen...