The Mt. Carmel SUN is the official newspaper of Mt. Carmel High School, published by its Journalism 2 students. The views expressed in the SUN do not necessarily represent the opinions of the Mt. Carmel High School administration or PUSD Board of Education. Unsigned editorials reflect the beliefs of the SUN editorial board. The SUN is a student open forum, and all final content decisions are made by its student editors. Letters to the editor are welcome and should be signed. For advertising rates and information please call, email, or write the SUN at the address above.

Our mission is to provide the MC community with an informative, accurate and respectful student-run publication. The SUN seeks to stimulate the discussion of issues in order to promote a more aware student body. Whether informing, voicing opinion, or entertaining, the SUN strives for standards of balance and good taste.


Editors-in-Chief Danielle Damper and Jessica Hong
Photo Editor Andrew Ramos
Copy Editor Kayla Colbert
News Editor Cassidy Sargent
Centerspread Editors Danielle Damper and Jessica Hong
Opinions Editor Sarah Briggs
Sports Editor David Pu
Entertainment Editor Alexa Mauzy-Lewis
Features Editor Emma Glassman-Hughes
Web Editor Zac Solomon
Business Manager Marissa Morey

Tim Calver-Staff Advisor
(858) 484-1180 ext. 3385

Staff Writers:

Logan Douglass
Josie Beavers
Marianna McMurdock
Tia Simawang
Uma Vaingankar
Dominique Barrett
Camila Rivera
Brandon Noyes
Rachel Peters
Camila Rivera
Steven Hong
Audrey Crom
Mike Andrews


Lauryn Landis
Valerie Gorbushin
Amanda Quintanilla
Ciro Gonzalez
Bree Bernache
Marianna McMurdock


Paige Ruonala
Jastin Romero
Dean Hoang
Audrey Crom


MS SUN, 2011-12 Vol 39 ISSUE 8, May 2012

2011-12 ISSUE 8 PAGE 1 PAGE 2 PAGE 3 PAGE 4-5 PAGE 6 PAGE 7  PAGE 8 B1B2 B3 B4 B5 B6 B7 B8


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