The Student News Site of Alief Hastings High School

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The Student News Site of Alief Hastings High School

BearFactsMedia.com

The Student News Site of Alief Hastings High School

BearFactsMedia.com

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Activism behind the screen

By Truc Nguyen, Digital Media Editor April 13, 2021
Scaling from a global pandemic to new presidential appointee, Oreofe narrows down more on what topics he hopes to discuss throughout his channel with guest speakers.
Senior Hayam Zaydon starts workout brand

Senior Hayam Zaydon starts workout brand

By Lily Tran, Opinion Editor April 8, 2021

Senior Hayam Zaydon launched “The Waisted Bar” in February. The brand’s first drop includes a workout resistance band in three colors. Zaydon is excited to share what she has been working on in 2020...

Photo courtesy of Cassim Tily.

Cassim Tily chosen as HNGC Teacher of the Year

By Catherine Calderon, Bear Facts Editor-in-chief April 8, 2021
“We are so close to getting through a pandemic-filled academic school year,” Tily said. “And we absolutely conquered that challenge! I hope students realize this."
Chivalry is not dead

Chivalry is not dead

By Catherine Calderon, Bear Facts Editor-in-chief February 8, 2021

Many couples meet February 14 with gifts and happiness every year but, with the current outbreak of COVID-19, many are left in a corner debating taking part in the exchange of treats and affections from...

Kimberly Ngo, the owner of Cubcha Co.

Kimberly Ngo launches her sticker shop Cubcha Co

February 8, 2021

Life as we know it was turned upside down last Spring, schools closed, all learning became virtual, cities went into lockdown, and many lost their jobs as businesses were forced to close due to the outbreak...

Students struggle with mental health amid pandemic

Students struggle with mental health amid pandemic

By Julissa Frausto, Features Editor February 5, 2021
According to a survey conducted by American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the number of students who rated their mental health 3 or lower tripled after the pandemic began.
Many voters are sharing their stickers they receive at the end of their polling session in order to encourage others to also go vote!

Round One: A conclusion is coming

By Truc Nguyen, Digital Media Editor November 3, 2020
The months leading up to the Nov. 3 election have looked, at times, like an outright battle between former Vice President Joe Biden and President Donald Trump.
Students stressed amid college application season

Students stressed amid college application season

By Julissa Frausto, Features Editor November 2, 2020

As a result of the coronavirus, many colleges have had to make changes to their admission process including the adoption of a test-optional policy. Although this has been a game-changer for many, the...

Teacher POV: Online School Edition

Teacher POV: Online School Edition

By Karina Sanchez, Managing/News Editor November 1, 2020

When Covid-19 struck the United States more than seven months ago, it slowly started to redefine how Americans live their everyday lives. Schools, businesses, and facilities everywhere had to be shut down...

I Work Out(side of this Place)

By Truc Nguyen, Digital Media Editor March 6, 2020

In the state of Texas, the compulsory education laws require students to attend school if they are between the ages 6 through 18. School averages around 7 to 8 hours a day starting from 7:20am to 2:35pm....

You Will Survive

By Julissa Frausto, Features Editor March 6, 2020

Transitioning from middle school to high school can take a toll on many students. They are not used to having a tremendous amount of freedom. Stu- dents are overwhelmed by having to keep up with assignments...

Celebrating Lunar New Years

Celebrating Lunar New Years

By Lily Tran, Opinion Editor February 21, 2020

Lunar New Years is one of the biggest holidays in Asian communities across the world. Asian immigrants celebrate with all sorts of festivities starting from wearing traditional dresses and eating specialty...

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