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Failure: The Key to Success— Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones, a PE teacher at Irvington, talks about a time where he overcame failure to succeed.

Andrew Fu, Staff Writer

April 22, 2018

In highschool, I was a track and field athlete and made it into the California State High School Track and Field Meet. I wanted to place in the top six to make it into the finals round. While I was ranked in the top six, I did not qualify since I did not make a bar in the pole vault meet. I was pret...

Rocking Rooney

Rocking Rooney

Achintya Pinninti, Staff Writer

April 21, 2018

My first big dream in life was to be a professional ballerina. I kind of achieved this, when I was in my early 20s. I danced in front of 500 people on a stage in toe shoes, which was very exciting. I would like to believe that I could've went to the next level. However, I feel like I started too ...

Michelle Brown: “it’s kind of like having two children follow you around and know where you live your freshman year”

Shradha Krishnamurthy, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018

I’m a sophomore, my sister Rachel is a senior, and my other sister Jennifer is a freshman at CSU Northridge I think in some cases teachers might have a perception of what I’m like before I join their class because of my sisters having had the class before me. We haven’t shared many teachers, but...

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