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Virtual College Fair 5/25

By Hoku Kern, News Editor
May 5, 2017
Filed under Announcements

he National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP)—parent organization of the National Honor Society (NHS)—will host a Virtual College Fair on Thursday, May 25, from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Why Participate? *Visit virtual booths and take virtual tours of campuses nationwide, such...

Santa Barbara City College Outreach

By Hoku Kern, News Editor
March 1, 2017
Filed under Announcements

The Santa Barbara City College Outreach meeting will take place this Friday, March 3rd in the Career Center from 9:00am -12:22pm. Our SBCC Outreach team of Enrollment Services, Career Technical Education Programs, STEM, Dual Enrollment and Academic Counseling is here to assist you with answering general question...

Apply to the SACNAS Annual Outreach Program!

By Hoku Kern, News Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Announcements

The 11th annual SACNAS Outreach Program is being hosted at UCSB this upcoming April 13th–14th, 2017. This program is dedicated to high school students of all grade levels and we encourage everyone to apply; however, priority will be given to juniors, sophomores, and seniors as well as those who have appl...

Cal-SOAP Workshop

By Hoku Kern, News Editor
February 3, 2017
Filed under Announcements

There will be a Cal-SOAP workshop on Monday, February 6th in the DPHS Career Center from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. Santa Barbara Cal-SOAP provides High School students with the guidance to transitioning to a College or University. Cal-SOAP Offers services such as: tutoring, SAT preparation cour...

SBCC Application Workshop & Assessment Advising for Seniors

By Hoku Kern, News Editor
February 3, 2017
Filed under Announcements

There will be a workshop for seniors planning on attending SBCC in the fall to help with the application process. The workshop will take place in the Dell Lab located in the DPHS Library on Monday, February 3rd, from 8:00AM to 12:00pm. If you are a senior planning on going to SBCC in the fall of 2017...

Why the Liberal Arts are not a Dead End

Why the Liberal Arts are not a Dead End

By Holly Bailey
May 7, 2014
Filed under Editorials, Features, Opinion

By Holly Bailey | Staff Writer May 7, 2014 In a world where science seems to be the solution to everything, why would a student elect to pursue a major in areas such as English, history, philosophy, or art? From a high school student's point of view, I've noticed how many times we classify our...

Why Living at Home for College isn’t the End of the World

Why Living at Home for College isn’t the End of the World

By Holly Bailey
March 21, 2014
Filed under Opinion

By Holly Bailey | Staff Writer March 21, 2014 I recently received my acceptance to the University of California Santa Barbara. I was pretty excited, but not nearly as ecstatic as my parents. Why? Because this acceptance seals the deal of my feet staying firmly planted at home for the n...

The Case for Girls in STEM

The Case for Girls in STEM

By Holly Bailey
October 25, 2013
Filed under Editorials, Features

  By Holly Bailey | Staff Writer October 25, 2013 As the end of October nears, seniors are scrambling to select their college major. It is well known that many of the most lucrative and abundant occupations flow out of the STEM fields - science, technology, engineering, and math.  The vast majority of...

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