Monthly Archives: April 2019

FILM REVIEW: Captain Marvel exploits humorous dynamic between Nick Fury and lead in blend of action and comedy

By Christopher Poz, Profiles/Features Editor Disclaimer: Minor Spoilers Ahead Marvel’s Captain Marvel was released on March 8, 2019, and it can still be seen in theaters for a short period of time. Captain Marvel is the first film lead by a … Continue reading

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Museum art trip options considered for art students and others

By Gerardo Leon, Staff Writer An art field trip was originally scheduled for April 17; however, a hiccup of overlapping trips led Allison Kennedy and others reschedule. The hosts of the event will be Alison Kennedy, Brandi Odom Lucas, and other staff. The field will … Continue reading

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New senior CWSP workplace presentations to begin in May

By Brian Hernandez, Staff Writer Students at Verbum Dei High School are all required to work throughout their four years in a corporate environment under the auspices of the Corporate Work Study Program (CWSP). Last year, a senior presentation at the job site was incorporated … Continue reading

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REVIEW: “Old Town Road” meme akin to a student project

By Hector Arrieta, Editor in Chief Country. The genre of country music is home to famous legendary stars such as Johnny Cash, Glen Campbell, Willie Nelson, and Hank Williams. However, people considered as “city slickers” tend to stray away from the … Continue reading

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March 7 Spring Gala recognizes Joe Viola and Class of 2019

By Joshua Papaqui, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School held its Spring Gala on Thursday March 7, 2019 at the Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles.  The graduating Class of 2019 was honored at the event alongside Joe Viola, who has … Continue reading

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Eagles baseball falls to Saint Genevieve Valiants 10-1 and 14-1

By Rafael Villalobos, Staff Writer In a hard fought battle between Verbum Dei High School and Saint Genevieve High School, the Eagles’ varsity baseball, unfortunately, lost 10-1 to the mighty Valiants. Heading into the game, the Eagles came in confidently … Continue reading

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Class of 2019 sets Prom and Grad Nite dates near year end

By Rafael Villalobos, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School’s Class of 2019 will be hosting its Prom on Saturday, May 11 from 6:45 – 11:00 P.M.  The annual Grad Nite for graduating seniors is set for Thursday, May 30, from 10:00 … Continue reading

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OPINION: “Seniors Only”? MPR lunch line reduces wait for all

The room is filled with the sound of shuffling feet and many yelling voices, and a line, longer than a DMV line, forms. Without knowing, one may mistake this ruckus for a party in the Multi-purpose Room (MPR);  however, this is no … Continue reading

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Imposing Eagle’s Nest: focal meeting point for many events

  “It’s the biggest place on campus” – The 23-year old Eagle’s Nest brings community together for athletics, liturgies, and other events.  Image by Brian Hernandez     By Brian Hernandez, Staff Writer The most imposing structure on Verbum Dei’s campus is … Continue reading

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Track season closes with prelim/JV championship meet

By Christopher Poz, Profiles/Features Editor On April 10, 2019, the Verbum Dei track team competed in a track meet at St. Pius X-Matthias High School, 7851 Gardendale Street, Downey, CA. This track meet was the Santa Fe League Final Preliminaries … Continue reading

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