The Olympian

Behind the Wheel Blunders

Alyssa Campos, Writer

April 8, 2019

For the people who drive, I’m sure you’ve done a handful of stupid things while you were behind the wheel. Whether it was not paying attention while you were texting or talking or maybe you accidentally hit another car while...

Ulta vs. Sephora: Let’s Make-Up Our Minds

Sonia Lopez, Writer

April 8, 2019

Both Sephora and Ulta are probably the best beauty makeup stores, but which one is it really better? The good thing about Ulta beauty store is that it carries both luxury and drugstore brands, which is nearly almost double what...

Valentines gifts

Prisilla Gomez, Writer

April 8, 2019

Looking for something to get your significant other? You’re in the perfect place. Most people want to know what they’re significant other is getting them so they spend the same amount of money. But Valentines Day isn’t...

Are You Team Drugstore or High-end?

Stephanie Candalaria, Writer

April 8, 2019

Lipsticks can either make or break your look, doesn’t matter whether it’s high end brands or drugstore brands. People have their own opinions about the lipsticks that they used before. “If you like bold lips or even a neutral...

A First for Everything

Dayanara Flores, Writer

April 8, 2019

Many people haven’t done or eaten things that an average person would have already done. Like for example, Hillary Clinton’s former aide said “Hillary eats jalapeños like potato chips”. Also due to having many allergies...

How To Stay Warm Yet Fashionable

Becky Morales, Writer

April 8, 2019

Start the new year with a new style. There’s no need to purchase new clothes when you can work with the clothes already have. The clothes you own have much more potential than you realize. Now that we’re in the season of...

Spring Break Plans

Johanna Ceja, staff writer

March 22, 2018

What are your spring break plans? There are so much activities you can do such as going to beaches, amusement parks, planning or going to parties, and vacations away from where you live. The popular beaches out there are Santa Mon...

Just What is a Principal’s Day Like?

Justin Castro, staff writer

March 20, 2018

Principal, Mr. Griego, works very hard everyday to keep Bassett on a successful path. However, people don’t exactly know what he does all day everyday. I got curious so I decided to shadow Mr. Griego for a day, with permission,...

The Struggle is Real: A Teen Mom Speaks Up

Melany Luevano, staff writer

March 20, 2018

High school can be tough , But you know what’s even tougher? Being pregnant in high school. High school is hard enough as it is and not to mention incredibly judgmental. It’s brutal you feel alone and scared. So, put yourself...

You Are What You Drink

Bethany Ruiz, staff writer

March 20, 2018

Claims have been made that drinking about eight glasses of water a day will positively contribute to your skin’s complexion. If your skin isn’t getting a sufficient amount of water then the lack of hydration will show in your...

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