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  • Visit These Beautiful Local Beaches

    Visit These Beautiful Local Beaches

    Audrey Hancock, Staff Writer

    June 2, 2017

    By Audrey Hancock Staff Writer   San Diego is known for its beautiful beaches and one of the most popular activities for locals during summer is to go to the beach. It’s no secret that some beaches are better than others and these are some of the best, including La Jolla Shores, the Cove, Mar...

  • UC High Annual Dance Recital

    UC High Annual Dance Recital

    May 3, 2017

    Drill Team Members Jamie Arboleda, Lilah Yang, Cindy Vu, Joan Arboleda, Aleksa Kostic, Michelle Alex, Elyssa Navarro, Cindy Le, and Tiffany Le, performing at the UC High Dance Recital. UC High’s annual Dance Recital was held in the auditorium on Thursday, April 20 and Friday, April 21 at 7 p.m. It ...

Renovations to the Front Office to Begin in 2018, Office to Temporarily Move

Inigo Lintag, Staff Writer

The front office is due for modifications and renovations to better comply with building regulations, among other specific architectural reasons, and this construction project...

June 2, 2017No Comments

ArtsTECH Upperclassmen Showcase Works at the Museum of Contemporary Art

ArtsTECH Upperclassmen Showcase Works at the Museum of Contemporary Art

June 2, 2017

Staff and Student Minds Collide in Battle of The Brains

Staff and Student Minds Collide in Battle of The Brains

June 2, 2017

Rattlesnake Season Hits UC High Campus Yet Again

June 2, 2017

UC High Holds Awards Ceremonies to Honor Students at All Grade Levels

June 2, 2017

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Valedictorian Zack Gelber Excells in the Classroom and Community

Valedictorian Zack Gelber Excells in the Classroom and Community

Kailey Withers, Photo Editor

By Kailey Withers Photograph Editor  Senior Zack Gelber strives for greatness not only in class but outside as well. His drive for success and focus in school has...

June 2, 2017No Comments

Salutatorian Dimitrije Kostic Does Swimingly Under Pressure

Salutatorian Dimitrije Kostic Does Swimingly Under Pressure

David Welsh, Staff Writer

By David Welsh Staff Writer   Every year here at the UC High Commander, we honor the students who have risen above the plague of senioritis and apathy to achieve the best grades in...

June 2, 2017No Comments

It’s Never too Early to Start Prepping for College

Kaylee Williams, Features Editor

By Kaylee Williams Features Editor Whether you’re moving a couple of miles south to attend San Diego State or leaving California, college is a big change. The freedo...

June 2, 2017No Comments

  • Top 10 Drivable Destinations to Hit this Summer June 2, 2017
  • How to Beat the San Diego Heat this Summer June 2, 2017

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Regardless of Ideals, Free Speech Should Not Be Hindered

Regardless of Ideals, Free Speech Should Not Be Hindered

Jaimelyn Cruz, Staff Writer

   According to the First Amendment of the Bill of Rights, Congress cannot make a law “abridging the freedom of speech” (cornell.edu). Many Americans have seen this rig...

June 2, 2017No Comments

Back and Forth… a column

Dorian Uson, Editor-in-chief

  This year has passed by so fast. High school… as long as it seems, it goes by in the blink of an eye. I, personally, am not ready to say goodbye. I’m going to miss th...

June 2, 2017No Comments

A Final Farewell to UC High

A Final Farewell to UC High

Senior Journalists

By Sydney Patchett Editor-in-Chief    Thanks to my best friends for always sticking by my side--UC was a fun time, probably the most fun we could have possibly made ...

June 2, 2017No Comments

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