A Project for Better Journalism chapter


IF I Stay Novel Vs. Movie Review

October 7, 2014 12:07pm |

Gayle Forman, author of If I Stay, based her story off of a real life event. According to her website, GayleForman.com, there was once a car crash in new york with a family of four. ┬áBy the time the news got to her, the last […]

National Honor Society Challenges Students

January 13, 2014 1:00pm |

National Honor Society or NHS is a service oriented club that contains four objectives- service, character, good scholars and leadership. This club of chosen students meet every other Tuesday in Mrs. Jennifer Manning’s room in 811. NHS can be a challenge for students because they […]

FBLA Members Get a Jump in the Business Field

January 9, 2014 1:09pm |

FBLA is a high school club that prepares students who want to pursue a career in the business field. In FBLA students get to travel out of state, share ideas and goals, and learn all about the basics of funding. Club members can benefit a […]

"Reviewing" The Las Vegas Review Journal Workshop

November 19, 2013 1:08pm |

On November 1, 2013 UNLV hosted a Las Vegas Review journal workshop for Las Vegas high school students. The students that attended the workshop went to multiple sessions of different types of journalism. These sessions were taught by people that work in those fields in […]

New Key Club Members are Always Welcome

October 7, 2013 1:11pm |

Interested in making a difference in your community, playing games after school and creating new friends outside of the school day? Then Key Club is the place for you! Key Club is a high school club where students gather to do volunteer work for the […]

Joseph Gattoni: Off Road Enthusiast and Video Gamer

October 4, 2013 1:15pm |

Meet Joseph Gattoni. He is 16 born in Las Vegas on August 29. He is a current student at Spring Valley High School in the class of 2015 and taking his first year of journalism. Like everyone else, he is looking forward to improving his […]

Hannah Tran: Born to be a Sophomore

October 4, 2013 12:57pm |

“If I could be anywhere, I’d be swimming with whales!” said Hannah Tran, second year staff writer. Some words to describe Hannah would have to be: funny, beyond sweet, and a little awkward sometimes. She has a passion for student council, being the sophomore president, […]

Student Council Works to Improve Spirit at SVHS

September 24, 2013 1:16pm |

Student council has some exciting events to share such as fun assemblies, crazy spirit week ideas and school dances. Our student council is known for their fun spirit and for bringing┬áSpring Valley to life. So far they have planned the theme “Rev It Up” for […]

Alex Fotopoulos: Aspiring Baseball Player

September 17, 2013 1:07pm |

Everybody meet Alex. He is currently a junior at Spring Valley High School. He has a 2.8 GPA and he loves playing baseball. He is in mostly honors classes and his goal is to play in the Major Leagues. His baseball idol is Matt Kemp. […]

Kenny-Ann Tapang joins the GG!

September 17, 2013 12:57pm |

Kenny-Ann Tapang, 17, is a junior at Spring Valley High School and a writer for the Grizzly Growler. After living in the Manila Cebu of the Philippines for ten years, she moved to Las Vegas with her family in 2005. Since then, she has been […]