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Local Student Isaiah Granet and the San Diego Chill Take to the Ice for a Great Cause
2 years ago

Local Student Isaiah Granet and the San Diego Chill Take to the Ice for a Great Cause

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Ice and Inspiration

Isaiah Granet, the founder of the San Diego Chill nonprofit, is passionate about hockey and wants others to experience the same exhilaration he feels when he’s out …
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Julia Camilleri Leads Canyon Crest Academy’s Creative Writing Club
2 years ago

Julia Camilleri Leads Canyon Crest Academy’s Creative Writing Club

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Creative Outlet

As an incoming senior at Canyon Crest Academy (CCA), Julia Camilleri is no stranger to leadership and hard work. At the beginning of her sophomore year, she became president …
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Student Star Jacqueline Fisher Encourages Peers to Express Themselves
2 years ago

Student Star Jacqueline Fisher Encourages Peers to Express Themselves

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Being Individualistic

Like many other teenagers, Jacqueline Fisher went through a period in her life where she felt uncertain about who she was. But unlike some, she decided to speak …
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Student Star Emily Kogan Blends a  Passion for Science With a Love of the Arts  and Community Involvement
2 years ago

Student Star Emily Kogan Blends a Passion for Science With a Love of the Arts and Community Involvement

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Trying to Find Balance

At 11, Emily Kogan moved from New Jersey to Carmel Valley. Her favorite thing about the area is its proximity to everything. A sophomore at CCA, …
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Nithya Krishnamurthy Has Founded Clubs that Suit Her Charitable Passions
3 years ago

Nithya Krishnamurthy Has Founded Clubs that Suit Her Charitable Passions

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Committed Club Founder

Some students volunteer merely to beef up their college applications or to fulfill their required high school community service hours, but 15-year-old Carmel Valley resident Nithya Krishnamurthy …
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Melanie is Passionate About Academics, Performing, and Supporting House Rabbit Society
3 years ago

Melanie is Passionate About Academics, Performing, and Supporting House Rabbit Society

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Commencing Forward

Melanie Limas An, a Carmel Valley resident and freshman at Canyon Crest Academy, is beginning her high school journey with excellent credentials. First and foremost, thanks to her …
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Sarah Brown is a Senior with a Passion for Computer Programming
3 years ago

Sarah Brown is a Senior with a Passion for Computer Programming

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An Amazing Programmer

Sarah Brown may seem like a typical Torrey Pines High School senior who enjoys the usual teenage girl pastimes. For example, she revealed, “I love all things …
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Daniel Poplawsky Aims for a Career in Photography
3 years ago

Daniel Poplawsky Aims for a Career in Photography

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Picture Perfect

When Daniel Poplawsky visited the Grand Canyon at 10 years old, his life was forever changed. “My dad gave me a point-and-shoot camera and my passion just …
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Ashley Cynkin is Globally Ranked for Her Talents in Korean Martial Arts
3 years ago

Ashley Cynkin is Globally Ranked for Her Talents in Korean Martial Arts

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Glittery Girl with a Black Belt

A majority of actors have stunt doubles to perform aerial cartwheels or back flips in action scenes. Ashley Cynkin, who’s in sixth grade at …
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Elena Eroshkin: A Successful Pianist and Ballroom Dancer Helps Others While Planning for Her Future
4 years ago

Elena Eroshkin: A Successful Pianist and Ballroom Dancer Helps Others While Planning for Her Future

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Overcoming Shyness

Elena Eroshkin loves playing the piano and dancing. For the past eleven years, she has taken piano lessons and has enjoyed classical music. She even earned the Advanced …
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