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  • 100 Years of Music
    Arts and Entertainment

    100 Years of Music

    Arin Enders and Maddie Roman

    December 5, 2016

    “We have evolved into a ‘do it yourself’ music world. Anyone can start a YouTube channel and promote their music. Anyone can start their own label and promote their music. Anyone can create an affordable home recording studio and promote their own music. This wonderful phenomenon has brought forth some amazing artists who may have never been heard in the music/record industries of the past.” -Vince Martini READ MORE »»

    Accordion and Guitar

  • AT&T and Verizon: The latter of the two
    Features

    AT&T and Verizon: The latter of the two

    Liam Shelnutt, Staff writer

    December 5, 2016

    A cell phone is usually a daily part of a modern student’s life, therefore, phone carriers should naturally be competing for young customers’ satisfaction. In this case, it is specifically the students’ who experience inconsistent phone service while they travel about Folsom that the phone car... READ MORE »»

    Author: AT&T

  • Audible Arts Episode 3: Radium Girls
    Audio Entertainment

    Audible Arts Episode 3: Radium Girls

    Rachel Madrigal, Podcast Manager

    November 28, 2016

    Two interviews: one between Rachel Madrigal, Sonya Anderson, Isaac Lawrence Smith, Jake Earnst, Juliet Roman, and Alyssa Stickels; another between Rachel Madrigal and Alisa Armstrong. Welcome to the third 2016 episode of The Vista Voice's podcast: Audible Arts, the audio exploration of the quirks and... READ MORE »»

  • Vista’s Model UN: Connecting with the World
    Features: Student life

    Vista’s Model UN: Connecting with the World

    Rayna Basa, Features Section Writer, Copy Editor

    November 16, 2016

    During the discussion of extrajudicial killings, Vietnam calls out the Philippines for their injustice against its people, suggesting the United Nations should consider kicking the Philippines out altogether. The surrounding countries exchange wild looks at Vietnam’s abrupt decision. After a few se... READ MORE »»

    Vista's Model UN at UC Davis

  • Vista’s Taekwondo Master
    Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

    Vista’s Taekwondo Master

    David Hull, Writer

    November 10, 2016

    Scattered across a mat, students spar in the re-emerging art, taekwondo. One stands out amongst the rest--Lynnette Hersh, a sophomore at Vista del Lago, is the youngest person to earn a fourth-degree black belt in the United World Taekwondo Association. Enrolled in the Folsom Taekwondo Center, Her... READ MORE »»

    Lynnette receiving her 4th degree Black Belt from her taekwondo master.

  • United Nations Takes a Step For Female Empowerment
    Arts and Entertainment

    United Nations Takes a Step For Female Empowerment

    Madi Feenstra, Staff Writer

    November 6, 2016

    The well-known heroine Wonder Woman from DC comics is being appointed the honorary ambassador for female empowerment in the United Nations. The purpose of the famous comic book character representing the UN is to promote feminism and to vouch for gender equality. The president of DC Entertainment, Diane Nel... READ MORE »»

    The United Nations flag from Ms. Jackson's room E210

    Lauren Howell

  • A Different Perspective on Learning: I. B. Programme
    Features: Student life

    A Different Perspective on Learning: I. B. Programme

    Rayna Basa, Features Section Writer, Copy Editor

    October 30, 2016

    Cordova High has recently adopted The International Baccalaureate Programme. This program enables students to engage with others of diverse cultures, and with the completion of this rigorous two-year program, it grants students with up to twenty semesters worth of college credit on top of their high... READ MORE »»

    IB Programme: Folsom Cordova District

  • It’s ‘Lit’
    Arts and Entertainment

    It’s ‘Lit’

    Deanna Cuadra, Editor-In-Chief

    October 30, 2016

    If people were to witness a bunch of teenagers shouting “it’s lit!” as they dab to Drake on their way to school, most wouldn’t blink an eye. It is just another trend making its way through the masses. Or, to be more specific, it’s another hip-hop trend making its mark on American culture. ... READ MORE »»

    Drake's album, "Views", on Spotify.

  • Enter to Win a Free Yearbook
    News

    Enter to Win a Free Yearbook

    Lauren Hudson, News Section Editor

    October 30, 2016

    Do you have pictures on your camera roll but don’t know what to do with them? Download the ReplayIt app on your smartphone or computer and start uploading pictures of you and your friends. They may be featured in the Vista 2016-2017 yearbook. Every student can be a part of this. There will be weekly t... READ MORE »»

    Download ReplayIt today!

  • Girls Take On Engineering With GEM Club
    Features

    Girls Take On Engineering With GEM Club

    Nahya Pelito, Staff Writer

    October 25, 2016

    GEM Club serves a starting point for boosting confidence and exploration of engineering for girls, showing them that they have a right to be in a field that is supposedly not mean for them. READ MORE »»

    GEM Club Poster for Club Rush

Audible Arts Episode 3: Radium Girls

Audible Arts Episode 3: Radium Girls

Rachel Madrigal, Podcast Manager

Two interviews: one between Rachel Madrigal, Sonya Anderson, Isaac Lawrence Smith, Jake Earnst, Juliet Roman, and Alyssa Stickels; another between Rachel Madrigal and Alisa Ar...  Read More »

Nov 28 • No Comments

Audible Arts Episode 2: Kevin Hines

Audible Arts Episode 2: Kevin Hines

Rachel Madrigal, Podcast Manager

Welcome to the second 2016 episode of The Vista Voice's podcast: Audible Arts, an audio exploration of what makes Vista del Lago students unique and wonderful. In this epis...  Read More »

Oct 25 • No Comments

Audible Arts, Episode 1: Side Effect

Audible Arts, Episode 1: Side Effect

Rachel Madrigal, Podcast Manager

Welcome to the first 2016 episode of The Vista Voice's podcast: Audible Arts, the audio exploration of what makes Vista del Lago students unique and wonderful. In this episode,...  Read More »

Oct 12 • No Comments

Inside the Minds of Muslim-American Students

Inside the Minds of Muslim-American Students

January 22, 2016

Nate Barraclough’s Cancer Battle at a Young Age

Nate Barraclough’s Cancer Battle at a Young Age

December 3, 2015

Future Stanford Student gives College Advice

May 26, 2015

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Vista’s Taekwondo Master

Lynnette receiving her 4th degree Black Belt from her taekwondo master.

Vista’s Taekwondo Master

David Hull, Writer

Scattered across a mat, students spar in the re-emerging art, taekwondo. One stands out amongst the rest--Lynnette Hersh, a sophomore at Vista del Lago, is the youngest perso...  Read More »

Nov 10 • No Comments

E-Sports Comes to Vista

E-Sports Comes to Vista

Trevor Corey, Staff writer

“The goal of our club is to unite likeminded students to play together and not to be stuck in their rooms by themselves." -Kody Madore

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Nov 10 • No Comments

Volleyball Season

Nate Rettinger, Staff Writer

The girls volleyball team has had a successful season this year. The varsity girls team has a 5-3 win/loss ratio and is third in the league. The JV girls are also having a...  Read More »

Nov 6 • No Comments

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Monday, May 9

    Baseball

    Vista del Lago 8 - El Camino 2

  • Wednesday, March 9

    Basketball - Men

    Vista del Lago 41 - Bishop O'Dowd 77

  • Wednesday, March 2

    Basketball - Men

    Vista del Lago 58 - Manteca 74

  • Friday, February 26

    Basketball - Men

    Vista del Lago 64 - Capital Christian 62

  • Wednesday, February 24

    Basketball - Men

    Vista del Lago 61 - Sierra 60

  • Tuesday, February 23

    Basketball - Women

    Vista del Lago 50 - Inderkum 78

  • Wednesday, February 17

    Basketball - Women

    Vista del Lago 60 - El Camino 59

  • Tuesday, February 16

    Basketball - Men

    Vista del Lago 60 - El Camino 52

  • Friday, February 12

    Basketball - Women

    Vista del Lago 56 - Rio Americano 39

  • Thursday, February 11

    Basketball - Men

    Vista del Lago 56 - Rio Americano 64

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100 Years of Music

100 Years of Music

Arin Enders and Maddie Roman

“We have evolved into a ‘do it yourself’ music world. Anyone can start a YouTube channel and promote their music. Anyone can start their own label and promote their music. Anyone can create an affordable home recording studio and promote their own music. This wonderful phenomenon has brought forth some amazing artists who may have never been heard in the music/record industries of the past.” -Vince Martini

Read More »

Dec 5 • No Comments

United Nations Takes a Step For Female Empowerment

United Nations Takes a Step For Female Empowerment

November 6, 2016

Overview of the 2016 Emmys

Overview of the 2016 Emmys

October 30, 2016

It’s ‘Lit’

It’s ‘Lit’

October 30, 2016

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Nike’s death grip on American sports

Graphic by Remmington Breeze

Nike owns the shoe sales market by a large margin.

Nike’s death grip on American sports

Remmington Breeze, Staff writer

Recently the footwear giant has arguably overstepped its bounds in the American sports arena -- more specifically, in Track and Field and the running community.

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Aug 23 • No Comments

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Staff Profile

Isabella Doolan

Staff Writer

Isabella Doolan-- Staff Writer Junior Isabella Doolan is a features section writer for the Vista Voice. This is her first year on staff. She took Mass Communications to to learn more about the news/media...  Read More »

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