Growing up, the thought of one day working in the pharmaceutical industry was the last thing on Sahki Patel’s mind.
If there’s one thing to know about Annie Britschgi, it’s that she’s very susceptible to reverse psychology. She might not quite be at Daffy Duck level, but she’s up there.
When the global pandemic began to spread in the Imperial Valley, high school senior Alexa Pankratz found herself thinking of her future and ways she could help her community.
Since the COVID-19 hit town and everything got all topsy-turvy on us, Central Union High Class of 2020 grad Jessica Acosta’s daily routine has been pared down to the bare essentials. “It’s basically been family and softball. That’s it,” she said.
Congratulations to all 2020 graduates! You probably didn’t walk across a stage, nor have large celebratory gatherings, yet this is a year you will remember! Many thanks to your school, family, friends and community who supported you all along and provided you with the most unique and outstan…
Recent Calexico High School graduate Anika-Renee Herrera, 18, never anticipated she would be spending her final weeks of school at home, but with distancing measures in place to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, this routine has become her new normal.
When Southwest High School senior, Faith Diaz opened an email from her dream college asking her to apply to a scholarship, she wasn’t sure what to expect.
It wasn’t supposed to end like this. Spring 2020 was going to the be the cherry on top of Alyssa Valdez’s years as a student at San Diego State University-Imperial Valley. She had high hopes for what she was going to accomplish her senior year, which also marked her term as president of Asso…
It was a surreal experience for Cindy Soriano, 38, as she gathered with her family to view her virtual commencement ceremony from San Diego State University while sitting in her living room.
Right about now I would usually let the kids stay up late watching movies until darkness touched the horizon and booms erupted from the night sky. Like our neighbors and we have done for the past 16 years, we step outside our doors, walk down our driveways onto the curb and take in the show.…