Briana Mendez-Padilla

Briana Mendez-Padilla Briana Mendez-Padilla is a Poly Junior who loves to read, write and listen to music. Her favorite book is "Jane Eyre" and she is a huge fan of The Smiths and Morrissey. Her dream is to be a writer and live in a treehouse in London.

Posts by Briana Mendez-Padilla:

Flavored Vaping Products to be Banned in Long Beach

Oct. 3, 2019 / By

The Long Beach City Council voted Tuesday to push forward a city ban on the sale of flavored vaping and flavored tobacco products.

Youth Expose Pitfalls of Juvenile Justice System & Problem Gambling at Long Beach Event

Jun. 25, 2019 / By
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“Young people really care about community. They are trying to change the system for something loving and that develops youth leadership.”

Students, Teachers Rate Poly High School’s Feminism — Video Graphics

Apr. 18, 2019 / By

Youth Reporter Briana Mendez gives us a visual take on how students and teachers at Poly High School are weighing their campus' feminism credentials, evaluating girls' programs, dress codes, and culture.

ATTN: Long Beach Poly – Your Feminism Report Card Is In

Feb. 28, 2019 / By
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We asked a few students and teachers how feminist their school is and here are the results.