The Beacon

Should Harding Have More Security Cameras?

Kevin Yang

November 22, 2013


Filed under Opinion

Should Harding have more Security Cameras? By Kevin Vang P2   Is there a reason for Harding to invest in more security cameras to protect student and staffs vehicles? I certainly agree. Who doesn’t want to know that their main source of transportation is undamaged and out of harm and feel safer? ...

End Of Quarter Madness

Vang Thoa, Writer

November 22, 2013


Filed under Opinion

End Of Quarter Madness By Vang Thao     At the end of every quarter throughout the school year, teachers love to give out finals. Especially on the last day of the quarter--usually on a friday.     From my personal experience, I find it hard to take so many finals on a friday. I believe th...

Miley Cyrus

Christina Aguilar

November 18, 2013


Filed under Opinion

A country angel or a twerkaholic?   By Christina Aguilar We all noticed the huge image change of Miley Cyrus. Some people think it’s not “appropriate” or “classy”, while others love her new look. She didn’t just change her look, she changed her style of music as well. People talk ...

Ruben Valejo-Regalado

November 5, 2013


Filed under Opinion

     There are 2000+ students here at Harding many of them with amazing talents. We have many opportunities for students to show their skills ranging from the upcoming musical where we have students sing and dance to the IB film festival where directing skills and video editing are put to the tes...

Be who you are: GSA emphasizes tolerance, equality for all students

Be who you are: GSA emphasizes tolerance, equality for all students

Christina Aguilar

November 5, 2013


Filed under Opinion

     Same sex marriages became legal on July 1st of 2013 which is a great change for our      community because it will make a difference in relationships, whether the people in those relationships are gay or not. This may not have a big impact with teenagers at Harding just yet, but in the ...

Weed use caused problems for students

Ariel Chea

November 5, 2013


Filed under Opinion

While some students think marijuana use is no big deal, experts say it can cause serious problems. According to Internet sources, 45.5 percent of 18- to 25-year-olds use marijuana. “A lot of marijuana use is going on because effects aren’t as dramatic as other drugs,” said Associate Principal...

Wear your pants right!

Christina Aguilar, Reporter

May 2, 2013


Filed under Opinion

When did showing your butt become “cool”? Students at Harding High School stick to the trend of waddling around like a duck thinking it’s the most fashionable way to go. School is a place where you interact with people of your age, but there are also teachers and students that we should respect...

Video game addiction can interfere with student’s learning

Video game addiction can interfere with student’s learning

Alexander Roman, Reporter

May 2, 2013


Filed under Opinion

It seems nowadays that everyone has at least one video game console. With a wide variety of consoles and games, it’s no wonder that almost every kid has played a virtual game at least one time in their childhood.     An addiction to video games is, in my opinion, very risky. It is mentally and physically risk...

Cute ways to ask for a prom date

Cute ways to ask for a prom date

Magartu Lolo, Reporter

May 1, 2013


Filed under Opinion

Prom is one of the biggest events in your High School years. A memory in your lifetime that will not be forgotten.     There are many simple ways to be asked to prom, such as getting a simple note or just being asked face to face, but the top ways to be asked to prom would be:     Number one...

Editorial: Escort Policy needs change

Chloe Moore, Variety and Copy Editor

May 1, 2013


Filed under Opinion

    Not being able to go to the bathroom alone is comparable to having to hold your parents hands when you cross the street, to having to sit in a car seat, to having a bedtime at 7 p.m., and to having your parents check to make sure you actually brushed your teeth before bed. Basically, not being ab...

Be patient: teachers have homework, too

Be patient: teachers have homework, too

Alexander Roman, Reporter

May 1, 2013


Filed under Opinion

 Although being a student is stressful with all the work we are required to do, we have to realize that we aren’t the only ones with a lot of homework to do. Our teachers are the ones who have to grade all of the work we do, and with the vast amount of students each teacher has in total... well, l...

Cluth worthy items for Prom: What to take

Karen Herrera, Reporter

May 1, 2013


Filed under Opinion

Many girls tend to believe that carrying almost everything is the solution to the perfect prom night, but carrying only the necessities is what I recommend to girls for prom on May 3 this year.     Carrying all your makeup is impossible, and Junior Rosemary Olatunbosun believes the same thing. ...

The student news site of Harding High School
Opinion