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Carstens provides dance accessories for those in need

Carstens provides dance accessories for those in need

VIKTORIA BARR

December 12, 2016


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Roseville High School administrative assistant Sarah Carstens has taken an interest in helping RHS students through the potential financial troubles that come along with high school dances.   Mainly focusing on prom, Carstens has taken it upon herself to start a dress donation program which prov...

Nunn relates to students overcoming learning disabilities

Nunn relates to students overcoming learning disabilities

TARAH JOHNSON

December 12, 2016


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Two years ago Riki Nunn entered Roseville High School facing usual first-year transition struggles, while also combating both dyslexia and audio displacement. Dyslexia, also known as reading disorder, is characterized by trouble with reading and writing despite normal intelligence, and it’s someth...

Student aims high, despite illness

Student aims high, despite illness

VIKTORIA BARR

November 7, 2016


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Roseville High School senior Kate Takahashi has been traveling to what seems like an uncountable amount of doctor’s appointments since the ending of her sophomore year. This is due to an undiagnosed illness that has caused her to miss nine weeks of school last year. Although Takahashi’s calendar...

Bennett fulfills childhood dream at Folsom Zoo

Bennett fulfills childhood dream at Folsom Zoo

KENZIE DUNCAN

November 7, 2016


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Roseville High School senior Thalia Bennett was presented with the opportunity to intern at the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary. She began working at the zoo this past July, and plans on being a part of the zoo until June of this upcoming year. According to Bennett, she has felt a love for animals since a youn...

HUMANS OF RHS: Nancy Rash

HUMANS OF RHS: Nancy Rash

TARAH JOHNSON

November 7, 2016


Filed under Features, Humans of RHS, Uncategorized

Campus monitor and bus driver Nancy Rash has been working at Roseville High School since 2008. Though supervising students every day is her job, she simultaneously wants to be a symbol of comfort and security for RHS students. Nancy currently copes with the heavy weight of her father’s illness and...

Junior perseveres through Lupus struggle

Junior perseveres through Lupus struggle

JACK ROSETTI

November 7, 2016


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Lupus, an autoimmune disease, affects five million people worldwide, one of which that goes to Roseville High School. When she was 10 years old, doctors told junior Bianca Lara that she has Lupus. “I didn’t really know what it was,” Lara said. “I got really sick for two months; my han...

Coleman gives back through Red Cross

Coleman gives back through Red Cross

CLAIRE OERTLEY and VICTORIA WILKINSON

November 7, 2016


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Roseville High School government teacher Jon Coleman has put a lot of his time outside of school into various activities that, according to Coleman, give him a greater sense of purpose in his community. “I think working in the community is important because there’s always something that happens...

Benard makes her debut

Benard makes her debut

EVA LEWIS

November 7, 2016


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The Debutante Ball is a special debut for young girls who have reached the age of maturity and adulthood, to come out into society in a debut for family and friends. Senior Demauria Benard recently entered the 53rd group of Debutantes of the Sacramento AKA’s, October 22. Benard’s grandmother was...

Eighth-grade student cultivates interest in high school math

Eighth-grade student cultivates interest in high school math

NICOLE KHUDYAKOV

October 25, 2016


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On an average school day, eighth grader Natalie Aang is excused a little early from her CCIM2 math class before rushing to the front of the school to make it in time for her second period at Buljan Middle School. “I think [my peers] assume by my size and my face that I’m not a freshman,” Nat...

HUMANS OF RHS: Abbigale Gordon

HUMANS OF RHS: Abbigale Gordon

TARAH JOHNSON

October 25, 2016


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Senior Abbigale Gordon was born in Jamaica and moved to America at age six in order to have a chance for a better life. Before coming to RHS, Gordon lived in the diverse city of Philadelphia.She finds solace in the Black Student Union and hopes to run her own business someday. "I was born in Jamaica....

Seniors revive Student Organization for Animal Rights

Seniors revive Student Organization for Animal Rights

TARAH JOHNSON

October 24, 2016


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Seniors Isabelle Bautista and Jordan Eaton revived the SOAR club, the Student Organization for Animal Rights, which was discontinued in the 2014-15 school year with then Mr. Brink. The new iteration met for the first time during lunch yesterday. The club’s goal is to advocate for animal rights a...

Students rally in wake of Ortiz’s accident

Students rally in wake of Ortiz’s accident

KENZIE DUNCAN

October 24, 2016


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Looking to support senior Oakmont High School student Julian Ortiz in the wake of a life threatening accident, RHS’ leadership class held a movie night and donated all the proceeds to Ortiz’s GoFundMe account. The night of Oakmont’s homecoming dance, Ortiz got into a near fatal car accident...