Monthly Archives: October 2018

Saint Mary’s Academy to celebrate All Saints Day liturgy at Verb

By George Rosales, Staff Writer All Saints Day, November 1st, is annually recognized as a Holy Day of Obligation within the Catholic Church, and, this year, as on other occasions, students from Inglewood’s Saint Mary’s Academy will attend the liturgical celebration as guests of Verbum … Continue reading

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Verbum Dei Service Fair brings diverse agencies to campus

By Gerardo Leon and Joshua Papaqui, Staff Writers On October 18, 2018, a plethora of students walked around the perimeter of the gym and sought information from seven different community service agencies during the third annual Verbum Dei Service Fair.  A special … Continue reading

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Service hour deadlines near as first semester progresses

By Nicolas Cortez, Staff Writer All 15 service hours are due for Verbum Dei seniors on Friday, December 7, 2018, through the Mobile Serve app.  Juniors have deadlines November 5 and December 3. Mandatory service hours are meant to change … Continue reading

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Verb round ball starts November 14 vs. Bellflower at home

By Brian Hernandez, Staff Writer The first basketball game of the season is set for November 14 in the Eagle’s Nest at Verbum Dei High School against Bellflower High School, and it promises to be the beginning of a good season. “This year … Continue reading

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Annual CWSP Appreciation Breakfast set for November 6

By Oscar Herrera, Opinion/Column Editor On Tuesday November 6th, the Corporate Work Study Program will  host its annual CWSP appreciation breakfast inside the Eagle’s Nest, the Verbum Dei gym, from 8:30 to 9:45 A.M.  The event is organized and presented … Continue reading

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“Halloween Bash” to feature a variety of celebratory options

By Christopher Poz, Profiles/Features Editor On Wednesday October 31, ASB will host a “Halloween Bash” that consists of a movie screening  in the Multi-Purpose Room (MPR), games that will be set up in the 100 and 400 Corridors, and a … Continue reading

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VDHS Information Technology warns students of internet vulnerabilities and offers two simple precautionary measures

By Hector Arrieta, Editor in Chief Hacking has become a quite prominent issue in recent years in light of alleged Russian efforts to influence the 2016  presidential election. The issue is highlighted with the accusations against the Trump campaign of collusion with the … Continue reading

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Swift Allessandro Leon and Eagles Cross Country team to finish season, October 30 at Santa Fe Dam Recreational Area

By Rafael Villalobos, Brian Hernandez, Staff Writers; contributions by Gerardo Leon and Joshua Papaqui, Staff Writers More than a hundred teens are trying to catch their breath – all running the same route; all are trying to reach the same destination – elbowing and rubbing … Continue reading

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Jesuit Excellence Tour alights at VDHS, October 3

Verbum Dei High School juniors (left to right) Kawika Smith, Tyon James, and Carter Samuels speak with a university representative during the Jesuit Excellence Tour stop in the Eagle’s Nest, October 3.  Image by John Stradley, Moderator By Nicolas Cortez, … Continue reading

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VDHS Homecoming game and dance set for October 26

By Hector Arrieta, Editor in Chief and Khalid Nelms, Staff Writer Friday night lights and Homecoming are traditions as American as apple pie. The lights of the high school stadium overhead, the glare reflecting off players’ helmets, the roar of cheering students and … Continue reading

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