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  • Rho Kappa Speaker Series: Human Trafficking
  • Mary Poppins at Sunset
  • Hawkins inspires assembly unlike any other
  • #publicschooltakeover
  • Stranded Stories
  • UN’s Resolution to bring in the new year
  • Rho Kappa Speaker Series: Human Trafficking

    Rho Kappa Speaker Series: Human Trafficking

    Caris Han, Staff Writer

    Your trusty IB History teacher sets the stage of Thomas Jefferson’s ethics in Monticello; your peers begin counting the amount of American presidents that were also slave owners- despite the Declaration of Independence’s claim of that all men are created equal. The class is engrossed in this fascinat...

    Courtesy of Youth Ending Slavery Instagram

  • Mary Poppins at Sunset

    Mary Poppins at Sunset

    Lauryn Pan, Editor

    Sunset Theater When one reminisces about the timeless classic Disney film “Mary Poppins,” they tend to remember the fun and exciting songs that are filled with magic and wonder. That is probably the reason why when word got around that Sunset High School’s Drama Department was to perform this ...

    Sunset Theater

  • Hawkins inspires assembly unlike any other

    Hawkins inspires assembly unlike any other

    Ella Skiens

    On February 28th, Sunset’s schedule was put on pause for the day while Leadership held the annual, “Dare to Care” Kindness Week assembly. When 2nd period dismissed, student lined up into a grumbling herd towards the gym. Several seniors plotted an escape and snuck out under the watchful eye of c...

    Motivational speaker, Keith Hawkins, stands in front of the entire student body encouraging students to come up and share. Over half of the student body crammed into the bleachers and on the floor to hear what he had to say.

  • #publicschooltakeover

    #publicschooltakeover

    Lauryn Pan, Editor

    With one hit on the outside, with one penalty kick, two wins for Sunset, two losses for Jesuit. The games that shocked the district. When all was said and done, a single chant rose from the crowds, “public school takeover, public school takeover” was screamed with all the frustration and anger t...

    Sunset’s varsity volleyball team celebrates their win by coming together in the middle of the court with a cheer. It was senior Emily Demots that made the final blow, earning Sunset the big “w”.

    Yearbook

  • Stranded Stories

    Stranded Stories

    Alayna Connor, Writer

    Just about once a quadrennial, winter weather completely takes over Portland. School is cancelled, parents skype into work, and the streets come to an absolute standstill. Some folks actually prefer to dub it as Snowlandia or Snowlaska after such a period of winter weather. On December 15th 2016, ...

    Snow day in Portland.

    courtesy of Yearbook

  • UN’s Resolution to bring in the new year

    UN’s Resolution to bring in the new year

    Ella Skiens, Editor

    The United Nations (UN) was founded on the principle of preventing another conflict like World War Two from occurring ever again. Idealistically this selected group of countries making decisions that impact the greater whole, would please everyone. While most agree that everyone should do their best t...

    This graphic shows a map of the boundaries that separate the nations of Israel and Palestine in the Middle East. Although the boundaries will not change with the Resolution, the percentage of Israelis in Palestinian land is legally supposed to decrease.

The Best Of Both Worlds

The Best Of Both Worlds

Caris Han, Writer

While Sunset’s graduating class of 2017 enjoys its fair share of iTunes’ Top 100 songs,  many of my peers have been slyly listening to Hannah Montana’s Nobody’s P...

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Fashion and Makeup Trends That Need to Die in 2017

Fashion and Makeup Trends That Need to Die in 2017

Kylie Loberg, Writer

When future generations look back at trends in our decade we want them to think how chic and fashionable we were, not embarrassing and cringeworthy. It’s a new year and we should...

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  • Toilet Talk February 7
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#publicschooltakeover

#publicschooltakeover

Lauryn Pan, Editor

With one hit on the outside, with one penalty kick, two wins for Sunset, two losses for Jesuit. The games that shocked the district. When all was said and done, a single cha...

February 8No Comments

  • Kate Westlake: Jack of All Trades, Master of Swim November 2
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The show was almost canceled

The show was almost canceled

Laurel Hennig, Writer

This year the Sunset theater department is performing Mary Poppins for their annual Spring musical. On Wednesday, March 8th the Mary Poppins cast performed the first act fo...

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