High School Education

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2013

    Cyber Exploitation of Kids Explored Today and Saturday at Vanguard University

    President Obama signed the Violence Against Women Act Thursday, and there have been demonstrations across the country since Wednesday as part of a national call to "Stop Violence Against Women Everywhere!"Today and Saturday, the Global Center for Women and Justice at Vanguard University, a private C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2012

    Ryman Arts Joins with Cal State Fullerton to Expand Free Program for High School Students

    A Los Angeles-based arts education program for artistic high school students is joining with Cal State Fullerton to expand its offerings in Orange County. Ryman Arts decided to bring its free program here after noticing that about 10 percent of those who enroll in its classes at Otis College of Art ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2012

    D.A.R.E. Dropping Marijuana From Kids' Ant-Drug Curriculum

    As of this month, Drug Abuse Resistance Education, or D.A.R.E., the nation's largest anti-drug non-profit group, will no longer indoctrinate public school elementary kids against the evils of marijuana.This is pretty major news, stoners, since D.A.R.E. has been preaching against the funky weed since ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2012

    OC Dream Coalition Holds First-Annual Immigrant Youth Empowerment Forum at UC Irvine

    A coalition of Orange County Dream Act advocates will hold the first-annual Immigrant Youth Empowerment Forum at the University of California Irvine this Saturday. The forum consists of a series of workshops dedicated to educating immigrant high school students about how to apply for financial aid a ... More >>

  • Music

    October 13, 2011

    Guns N' Grunge

    [Mental Notes] Guns N' Roses' original bassist, Duff McKagan, wrote a great book

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2011

    Mark Wahlberg and Taco Bell Foundation Open 'Graduate to Go Studios'

    ​Taco Bell Foundation for Teens and the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation this week opened one of four "Graduate to Go Studios," a project built at Boys & Girls Clubs that will encourage teens to use the new, multi-media recording studios if they stay in school and graduate. The "Graduate to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2011

    God v. No God Debate Tonight

    Sean McDowell​Four high school students--two atheists, two Christians--debate tonight over the existence of The Big Guy.The God v. No God debate sprang from the mind of Sean McDowell, son of Christian author Josh McDowell and the head of Capistrano Valley Christian Schools' Bible Department. His ... More >>

  • News

    December 2, 2010

    FAIR-y Tales In the Immigration Debate

    Anti-immigrant think tanks are aiming their dubious statistics at the 14th Amendment

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2010

    OC's Broken School Lunches

    Flickr user bookgrlAs sad as this is, it's better than CUSD's high school lunch.​Earlier this year, the Conseil régional de Bourgogne (Regional Council of Burgundy, France) released a four-year charter called "Qualité de la restauration scolaire"--the quality of school food. It states that at ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 25, 2010

    Jesus Hates Me

    South Coast Repertory

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2010

    What's With Cypress and Illegal Sex With Girls?

    ​A 42-year-old male teacher at what's been dubbed one of Orange County's best high schools pleaded innocent Wednesday to banging a 17-year-old female student in his classroom and car. Christopher John Ontiveros, of Huntington Beach, teaches history at Oxford Academy in Cypress, but if he is convic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    State Sen. Lou Correa Needs a Geography Lesson

    ​The office of state Sen. Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) sent out an email containing the flier attachment above for the "Pathways to Higher Education Conference," a free event for high school students and their parents set for Nov. 21 at Coastline Community College in Garden Grove. The confer ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 10, 2009

    Blink 182

    Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2009


    HB's Revelation Records is putting out its 150th release, and to celebrate, they're also issuing Adidas shoes styled after the label's aesthetic. The new disc is a comp with newer acts such as Death by Stereo, Ignite, Set Your Goals and This is Hell covering classic youth crew groups such as Bo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2008

    The "Real" Housewives of Orange County

    Well, this week the housewives were pretty fucking boring. I mean, way more boring than usual. I know it's hard to be more pointless than they already are, but somehow they managed. I really wonder what these women think when they get out of bed in the morning. Do they think their lives are someho ... More >>

  • Culture

    January 18, 2007


    Alpha Beta Gamma Whatevers

  • News

    December 21, 2006

    Mcknight Errant

    Famed Mater Dei basketball coach helped pedophile get a jobat Mater Dei

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2006

    Footprints (Sands of Time Not Included)

    In his 1838 poem A Psalm of Life, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (once America's most popular poet, now an item on every high school's forced-feeding menu), wrote We can make our lives sublime, And, departing, leave behind us Footprints on the sands of time Yeah, well, maybe... But what is certain is ... More >>

  • News

    May 5, 2005

    Prozac on Wheels

    Skate Mama o-rama!

  • Culture

    March 31, 2005
  • Unknown

    April 10, 2003
  • Music

    December 20, 2001

    A Walrus Shrugged

    AWOL One, the rapper laureate of La Habra

  • Unknown

    November 15, 2001
  • Features

    August 16, 2001

    Arrested Development

    Arthur Carmonas 10-year sentence was overturned a year ago. Now hes got life