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Bella Ramirez

Bella Ramirez has 32 articles published.

Bella Ramirez, 15, is a passionate journalist and Marvel fan. She enjoys writing for the newsmagazine, doing segments in WAHS and running her third publication, Pressing the Future. Ramirez has her head in the clouds and her heart in New York, fingers crossed she can last the next few years of high school in this Florida heat.
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Making it in the sun: MICSUN

While Model United Nations is known for travelling across the country, they compete in local competitions as well. One of which took place April 12-14 at the University of Miami (UM). UM hoped that the conference taught students how to raise awareness on international issues and affairs through their 10 different committees. Keep Reading

Entertainment

Flip or Flop: FSPA edition

Florida Scholastic Press Association (FSPA) -- the journalism convention to end all others. Or rather, to start all upcoming aspiring young journalists’ careers. I went to FSPA for the second year in a row, April 10-13, and let me just say, it gets better every year. Let’s dive into the marvelous world of scholastic journalism. Keep Reading

Entertainment

Flip or Flop: STN

One refreshing weekend later and suddenly my spring break was cut short. No, there wasn’t a family emergency, but a family trip instead. I was set to go sleepless in Seattle March 26 to April 1 with my broadcast family for the sixteenth annual Student Television Network (STN) conference. The adventure began at 2 a.m. Keep Reading

Features

Influx of Drug Dogs: More Than a K9 out of 10

Since the dawn of time, or rather around 2005, drug dogs roamed the school. The U.S. first began training dogs to identify drugs and other substances in 1971. Now, nearly 50 years later, we use drug dogs on a regular basis on school campus. When Mr. Dean Nolle took the title of Head Dean, he aimed to increase the usage of drug dogs. “We continue to use them, so I will leave it at that,” Dean Nolle said. “We feel it is still a good use of our time and resources.” Keep Reading

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Saving 210 Lives in Less Than 8 Hours

Blood drives every sixty days are the “norm” at Heritage. However, our average blood drive collects approximately 35 pints of blood. Students made history March 7 with the greatest amount of blood ever collected (70 pints) and one of the largest turnouts (83 people). Keep Reading

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