Trojan Tribune

  • New league = new challenges, new opportunities

    New league = new challenges, new opportunities

    Zaira Hernandez, Journalist

    October 16, 2018

    They say change is never easy. Changing leagues is no exception, especially when the league doubles in size. This year the athletic teams are moving from a two-tiered league, the Monterey Bay League, to the Pacific Coast Athletic League, or PCAL, a four-tiered league. For the new set up, the divisions consist of Gabilan, Mission, Cypress, and Santa Lucia, from top to bottom. The first test subjects ...

    Picture taken by Gabie Salinas

  • Working to keep Alisal safe

    Working to keep Alisal safe

    Luisa Sanchez, Journalist

    October 15, 2018

    Starting with the Columbine massacre in 1999, school shootings have changed school safety procedures. The tipping point for this problem was last year with the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. Both parents and student demanded school districts to make schools safe. Alisal is taking the initiative to improve the safety at our school. According to assistant principal Rito Contreras, the facul...

  • Human trafficking hits close to home

    Human trafficking hits close to home

    Paola Mojica, Journalist

    October 12, 2018

    Most people think slavery was abolished a long time ago, especially in America. Sadly, that’s not true as human trafficking is the modern incarnation of slavery. A human trafficker can be thought of as a vicious monster, but reality is, they have double lives. They can be charismatic, appear friendly and trustworthy. They can have families of their own. They can also be women, 30% of traffick...

  • CoolSpeak comes to Alisal

    CoolSpeak comes to Alisal

    Lizbeth Guerra, Journalist

    October 12, 2018

    Nowadays, if a teenager is asked about college and life after high school, they do not seem all that enthusiastic, in fact, they seem stressed and think about financial situations, grades, tests, and career paths. But is there a way to inspire and excite students when it comes to learning about education and all that it comes with? The answer is a definite yes. CoolSpeak get students to laugh wh...

    Picture taken by Zaira Hernandez

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The last straw

The last straw

September 20, 2018

Imagine you are seated in a restaurant, be it fast food or sit down, sometimes ready to order your food and sometimes not, but good thing our drinks come before your food. No matter what drink we choose...

The Land of Opportunity Shuts Down for DACA Participants

The Land of Opportunity Shuts Down for DACA Participants

September 15, 2017

On Tuesday September 5th, 2017, President Trump publicly announced that he will bring to an end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. However, he will allow Congress six months to...

Junior AVID trip looks to inspire

May 23, 2017

When spring break comes rolling around, everyone looks forward to having a week off from school and going on trips, especially when it’s with their friends. The AVID juniors got the great opportunity...

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