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Teachers search for a balance in a school of struggles

Teachers search for a balance in a school of struggles

January 28, 2019

Late nights. Early mornings. Slow commutes. Long hours. Scornful students. Teachers put up with this, and more, for half the average wage of a tech worker in Silicon Valley...

New school environment challenges immigrants

New school environment challenges immigrants

January 28, 2019

The classroom looked the same. The desks and chairs looked the same. The brightly colored posters and writing on the whiteboard looked the same. But it wasn’t the same. The second-grad...

Small changes can lead to a healthier Earth

Small changes can lead to a healthier Earth

January 27, 2019

There are two types of people in this world. The first type is those who are aware of the waste disposal process and follow it. The second type is those who are confused about ho...

Anxiety limits people who need support

Anxiety limits people who need support

January 27, 2019

Tremors wrack your body. Your lungs aren’t cooperating. Everything blurs. You open your mouth but nothing comes out. So many thoughts are running through your head that you can...

Gender is more than meets the eye

Gender is more than meets the eye

January 24, 2019

Upon entering your last class of the day, you notice your teacher’s desk is empty. You think nothing of it and wait for the start of class. With the toll of the final bell, a s...

Cuffing season 2019

Cuffing season 2019

January 20, 2019

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Added sugar is not so sweet

Added sugar is not so sweet

January 19, 2019

The school bell rings. Ella Reyes, a junior, walks down the street to Ya-Ua, a popular hangout spot near Carlmont. She stands in the 20-minute line to order the Taiwanese drink co...

Suicide and selfies are closer together than you think

Suicide and selfies are closer together than you think

January 19, 2019

Another flaw, another tear, another scar. Many people have social media, and they spend a lot of their time looking at their friends’ posts and creating their own — but...

Sleep deprivation can lead to more than just falling asleep in class

Sleep deprivation can lead to more than just falling asleep in class

January 19, 2019

While students work in their English class, at least one student is found struggling to stay awake. Sitting in the corner with their head down and eyes fluttering, the image of t...

Electric cars: the future of road travel

Electric cars: the future of road travel

January 17, 2019

The ignition switches and the engine starts with a roar. A sheet of cold morning mist covers the air, and as you take a breath, steam escapes your mouth. Simultaneously, a dry smoke begins t...

Passions ignored while choosing a college major

Passions ignored while choosing a college major

January 17, 2019

Only 10 percent of art graduates in 2012 reported that they earned a living primarily based on being an artist, making Paul Shields a rarity. Shields is a Scottish photogr...

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