The Viking Vanguard

Alumni serve in war

Serena Fink, Reporter

December 14, 2012

Filed under Features, Focus

The Puyallup High School class of 1962 graduated during the Vietnam War and by the end of the year, over 11,000 U.S. soldiers was in South East Vietnam. “Most of us were not aware of the trouble in South East Asia until after we were out of high school. However, in my civics class my junior year,...

American perception skewed abroad

Patirck Fairbanks, Reporter

November 21, 2012

Filed under Focus

How do other countries view the United States of America? “Big” was a word used by everyone interviewed, not only referring to the size of the country but the size of its people. “Growing up in Thailand, I always saw how huge Americans were in the movies. Americans [are] just always eating,...

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