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 >>

  • 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

  • News

    May 5, 2005

    Prozac on Wheels

    Skate Mama o-rama!

  • Unknown

    April 10, 2003
  • Music

    December 20, 2001

    A Walrus Shrugged

    AWOL One, the rapper laureate of La Habra

  • Unknown

    November 15, 2001