Author Archives: Jennifer Rico

Undocumented immigrants face unique challenges

By Deandra Han and Jennifer Rico Staff Editors Angel Barragan now teaches a curriculum that empowers students despite their differences. Before he became the Ethnic Studies and Human Rights Expeditions teacher, he faced discrimination and racism because of his legal status as a student.  In a college critical thinking class, his professor had found out that he was undocumented and

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Midterm elections are coming up: Here’s how to make an informed decision

By Deandra Han, Jennifer Rico, Charlie Stattion, Karla Tran and Jasmine Villegas Staff Writers The process of voting for candidates who believe in our ideals of government is difficult, and it can be challenging to identify who is the right candidate. In this video, a few staff members from Summit Public School: Rainier talk about voting and what obstacles stood

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