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Here we will cover the news stories that most affect Glendale High School, its students and staff, and the surrounding community. If you have a story that deserves to be covered by Explosion, please contact our advisor, Mr. Livingston, at [email protected]

Don’t Be a Bobo, Get Some Boba!

Don’t Be a Bobo, Get Some Boba!

Eloisa Campos, Staff Writer June 17, 2022

What is Boba?  The term “boba”, “bubble tea”, or perhaps “pearl tea” refers to a type of drink made of tea and a variety of toppings. This type of drink originated in Taiwan in the late...

5 Places to Go This Summer

5 Places to Go This Summer

Maria Bagumian, Staff Writer June 16, 2022

During the summertime, people plan vacations to other countries or regions, but those who do not have that opportunity should know about all of the spots closer to Glendale.  Here is a list of fun day...

Sophie Verweyan (center, in black) poses with other young filmmakers at the Emerging Filmmaker Showcase in May.

GHS Alum Sophie Verweyen Goes to Cannes

Mia Alcibar, Staff Writer June 13, 2022

Sophie Verweyen graduated from Glendale High School in 2020, and had been a part of Mr. Kirkwood’s film program all four years of her time here. She learned to work with cameras and produce her own films,...

Thank You, Journalism

Thank You, Journalism

Lauren Claire Avelino, Editor-in-Chief June 10, 2022

Two years have gone by, and my time here as an Explosion writer is over. It has been a wonderful experience writing for the website and getting to know my fellow classmates, and even Mr. Livingston.  I...

GHS Protests Against Gun Violence

GHS Protests Against Gun Violence

  On May 24, 2022 a gunman opened fire in Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, killing 19 children and 2 teachers. After waiting outside for over 40 minutes, the tactical units entered...

SpongeBob Helps Nitros Say Farewell to the School Year

SpongeBob Helps Nitros Say Farewell to the School Year

Lauren Claire Avelino and Edgar Torabyan June 7, 2022

On Friday, June 3rd, Glendale High School held its Farewell Rally at Moyse Stadium, and the theme of the rally was SpongeBob Squarepants. Leading up to this event, students participated in their final...

Sugarpuffs Outlast Smiors at Powderpuff Football Game

Sugarpuffs Outlast S’miors at Powderpuff Football Game

Lauren Claire Avelino, Editor-In-Chief June 6, 2022

On the evening of June 3rd, Glendale High School hosted its 5th Annual Powderpuff Football Game at Moyse Stadium. This event was in partnership with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which helps grant wishes...

Ms. Reyes holds an orphaned, baby green heron, at her other job at the International Bird Rescue.

A Farewell to Ms. Reyes

Selin Avanesyans, Staff Writer June 1, 2022

Ms. Michelle Reyes was born in Hollywood, California. Her hobbies include hiking, snorkeling, paddleboarding, cooking, baking, watching television, and spending time with her family and friends. One of...

Spring Exhibit Brings GHS Art Community Together

Spring Exhibit Brings GHS Art Community Together

Emily Rodriguez, Guest Writer May 31, 2022

On Monday, March 7th, Glendale High School held its very first Art Gallery opening since the outbreak of COVID-19. The Spring Exhibit occurred in the early evening at 7pm. It was the first gallery...

Warframe Has Been Flipped on Its Head

Warframe Has Been Flipped on Its Head

Maxim Arutunian, Staff Writer May 26, 2022

The newest update to Warframe has changed everything. Along with bringing a new star chart with “Angels of Zariman”, that has brought new game modes and a new faction to work for, there are two...

GHS Joins the USOSE

GHS Joins the USOSE

Lauren Claire Avelino, Editor-In-Chief May 24, 2022

  Zachary Kaplan, a New York high school senior, founded the United States Organization of Student Editors in 2021. The USOSE is an “expansion of the NYC Organization of Student Editors”,...

The Good and Bad of Cooking Oils

The Good and Bad of Cooking Oils

Selin Avanesyans, Staff Writer May 19, 2022

Cooking oils are the base for almost all cooking. They are used to prepare chicken, meat, vegetables, and other foods. Checking your oil's smoke point is important, because if you go past this level, it...

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