The Need to Break Taboo on Periods

Chloe Lendi, Writer

April 7, 2019

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

In spite of all social advancements that have contributed to the better treatment of women today, there still remains a stigma that goes unnoticed because it has been engraved into our society: periods. Thanks to the Shor...

Business at Berkeley

Noah Whang, Sports Editor

April 1, 2019

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On February 28, students enrolled in PVHS’s Model United Nations [MUN] departed for the annual University of California, Berkeley MUN trip. This annual tradition allows students to experience a new committee and a new city. The grand event pulls...

College Admissions Scandal Hits Close to Home

Graydon Leongkaye and Sarah Liu, Writers

April 1, 2019

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On March 12, the FBI unearthed the largest college admissions scandal in U.S. history. At the time of publishing, 50 people have been charged over the course of the investigation for bribing athletics staff, fabricating c...

Sea Kings Saving Lives at the Blood Drive

Isabella Ruiz, News Editor

April 1, 2019

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For the first time in 16 years, PV High hosted a blood drive in partnership with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, as students rolled up their sleeves to partake in donating a pint of blood.  On March 5th, students, teachers, and ev...

Voicing Concerns at Capitol Convoy

March 25, 2019

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Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District students, educators and administrators took business into their own hands through the annual Capitol Convoy trip from March 19 to 20. Participants traveled to advocate for ass...

Throwback to Palos Verdes, Circa 1900s

Claire Hardesty, Writer

February 21, 2019

Filed under Features, Top Stories

Early 1900’s: the Palos Verdes Peninsula is residence to 100 families, the roads end on Grand Via Alta Mira, and one family delivers groceries to all of the residents on the hill. Nestled into the corner of a newly built Malaga Cove Plaza, M...

Lincoln Memorial Incident Sparks Social Media Controversy

Phoebe Lai, Editor-In-Chief

February 21, 2019

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The infamous standoff that occured on January 18 between three groups representative of clashing principles has fostered a controversy that has countless Americans debating their own thoughts about the confrontation. On the s...

Government Shutdown Makes Waves

Kyle Ahn, Writer

February 21, 2019

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From December 21 to January 25, the federal government was partially shut down due to President Donald Trump’s refusal to pass a federal spending bill that did not include $5.6 billion of federal funding for his long-promised b...

Students March for Women in Politics

Chloe Lendi, Writer

February 21, 2019

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As 2020 approaches, so does the next presidential election. More women are beginning to raise their voices and starting to run for office. With 125 women being elected during the 2018 midterms into the Senate, the House of Representatives and gove...

A Formal to Remember (If You Actually Made It)

Gabby Rudy, Writer

February 21, 2019

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The pressure was heightened for Sea King ladies this past month as ASB declared our winter formal as “Sadie’s,” meaning the girls had to ask their favorite guy to be their date, as opposed to the other way around. ...

Applications for The Point 2019-2020 staff

February 19, 2019

Filed under Top Stories, Uncategorized

Apply to be a member of the 2019-2020 staff! We are looking for writers, photographers, and illustrators. Stop by Room 414 if you have any questions! Download the application and turn in to Ms. Ruiz in room 414 by March 8,...

How Does Gift Giving Change Over the Years?

Isabella Firmani, Writer

December 21, 2018

Filed under Features, Top Stories

With the holidays coming up, kids, husbands, wives, and parents are all going to have to make the big decision of what to get the rest of their family and friends. And although Christmas is a time for giving and receiving presents, it seems that as people get older, the number and value of gifts they ...

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