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Families gather to commemorate loss of loved ones

Families gather to commemorate loss of loved ones

Anna Feng, Staff Writer

November 24, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

For people who have lost friends or family to suicide, the International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day on Nov. 26 was a way to connect with others who understood what they were going through, as well as a way to heal from their loss. According to the website for the American Foundation for Suicide Prev...

New international law harms the ‘wrong’ sex offenders

New international law harms the ‘wrong’ sex offenders

Leea Ivanel, Staff Writer

April 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top News

In 1994, 7-year-old Megan Kanka was raped and killed. She was living in New Jersey when Jesse Timmendequas, a known sex offender, moved into the house across the street without the knowledge of her family. At the time, there was no law that allowed the public to know about the whereabouts o...

Could San Francisco International Airport potentially be renamed?

Could San Francisco International Airport potentially be renamed?

Shira Stein, Staff Writer

January 31, 2013


Filed under News

San Francisco International Airport may soon be changing its name to Harvey Milk International Airport if the San Francisco Board of Supervisors chooses to amend the San Francisco Charter with the proposed name change. Harvey Milk was the first openly gay elected official in the United States and...

Salman Rushdie offers international scope in local visit

Salman Rushdie offers international scope in local visit

October 3, 2012


Filed under Campus

[media-credit name="Asha Karim" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]On Sept. 25, an international icon visited Kepler's Bookstore in Menlo Park to speak about the controversy surrounding his work and the experience of years spent in hiding amid threats against his life; and all unknown to the vast m...

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

March 7, 2011


Filed under News

[media-credit id=11 align="alignleft" width="225"][/media-credit] Women have received international recognition for 100 years during Women's Day held each year on March 8. The first recorded National Women's Day in the United States was held in 1909 and continued to be celebrated on the last Sunday...

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