Monthly Archives: March 2019

Present Dei Puzzler challenges with both math and language

March’s Present Dei Puzzlers: Problem 1: WHAT IS IT? Fill in the blank in each row with a word to form a common phrase, name, or compound word with the word preceding and following it. For example, given DANCE _____ … Continue reading

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Archdiocesan Christian Service Awards mass at COLA, 3/19

By Nathaniel Zelada, Photo Editor The annual Christian Service Awards will take place on Tuesday, March 19, at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, 555 West Temple Street, Los Angeles.  A student from Verb will be honored with an award for … Continue reading

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ASB’s Late Night Hoops set for March 29 in Eagle’s Nest

By Rafael Villalobos, Staff Writer After a brief break,Verbum Dei High School’s Associated Student Body will host Late Night Hoops on March 29 from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M. inside the Eagle’s Nest. ASB hopes that the event will present Verbum Dei students and … Continue reading

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NCAA basketball tourney bracket to build enthusiasm at Verb

By Khalid Nelms, Staff Writer A bracket competition is being held for those who love college basketball or those who even enjoy the thrill of a slam-dunk, alley-oop, or plethora of three-pointers. The March Madness Bracket will be held as soon … Continue reading

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Savings and investment ideas abound in Verb community

By Hector Arrieta, Editor in Chief “You wanna know what money sounds like? Go to a trading floor on Wall Street,” says character Jordan Belfort from The Wolf of Wall Street, directed by Martin Scorsese. Money is what makes the … Continue reading

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E-waste drives attempt to divert electronics from waste stream

By Brian Hernandez, Staff Writer Electronic waste otherwise known as e-waste is discarded electrical or electronic devices. Used electronics which are destined for reuse, resale, salvage, recycling, or disposal are also considered e-waste.  Striving to be a green campus, Verbum … Continue reading

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AP Spanish and Calculus Saturday sessions prepare students

By Randdy De Paz and Uriel Molina, Staff Writers Many students at Verbum Dei High School take the challenge of Advanced Placement classes. Besides the college-level coursework, many also make the sacrifice of going to AP Saturday sessions to receive additional class time. … Continue reading

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Verb security contributes to campus safety and campus life

By Brian Hernandez, Staff Writer Safety: it’s something of importance to all members of the Verbum Dei High School community.  That safety is provided by the security guards on campus, James Gibbon and Ms. Irma. Ms. Irma came to Verb as a … Continue reading

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Easter egg hunt inspires creative hiding places and mirth

By George Rosales, Staff Writer An Easter egg hunt tradition began in the spring of 2016 with the planning of staff in the Administration Office.  The inaugural hunt seemed to lighten the mood of the students, so it has become a fixture of Verbum Dei … Continue reading

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Praise band ‘prays twice’ at monthly liturgical celebrations

By George Rosales, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School’s Praise Band is a tradition at Verb, and it leads the music ministry at school liturgical celebrations each month. The Praise Band consists of E.J. Vieyra, Theology Department Chair, as conductor and pianist/bassist; … Continue reading

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