Check out June 2015 Edition of The Abayarde News, The Student Newspaper of Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School! Students join the Instituto Abayarde’s “Mobile Journalism Unit” to snap photos, zap interviews, and capture the newest news. We put stories together quickly and shoot it back out as The Abayarde News!
Daniel Correa reviews Issue #2 of The Abayarde News, student newspaper of Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School! Daniel is in the “Mobile Journalism Unit” that produces the paper, which was released at Graduation 2014, June 7th.
On Friday, May 2nd, 2014 Congressman Luis Gutierrez office celebrated their annual art competition. During this edition, Mariela Quintana-Lazaro, a senior of Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos High School was awarded first prize with her charcoal drawing titled “Don Joaquin”. Mariela will be awarded with a trip to Washington DC where her artwork will be exhibited for a period of a year at the US Congress. Congratulations Mariela!
We are happy to introduce the FIRST edition of The Abayarde News! We hope that this will be the beginning of a long legacy of school-wide newspapers to help students and staff stay informed of all the exciting school-wide activities taking place throughout the halls of Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School as well as our community. Here, we hope to provide a space for students (and staff) to share their voice, their art, and their culture with the rest of the high school community while reporting on student-sports, current events, and activities.