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Aspiring designers style a business plan

Aspiring designers style a business plan

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

January 28, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

Aspiring designers and beauticians introduced a club at assembly today that offers opportunities to gain experience, learning about the business aspect of the beauty and fashion industries. Juniors Julia-Rose Kibben and Charlotte Cobb came up with the idea to start the Fashion Institute of Design ...

#OscarsSoWhite can open eyes to stereotypes and diversity issues

#OscarsSoWhite can open eyes to stereotypes and diversity issues

Catherine Dana, Senior Reporter

January 25, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, Interactives

For the second year in a row, Academy award nominees lack diversity — creating the trending hashtag #OscarsSoWhite. Some actors are responding by boycotting, protesting and public voicing their opinions about the ceremony. The following Saturday Night Live sketch also grants a more satirical outlook on the Academy awards ...

Upperclassmen, faculty reflect on Costa Rican memories

Upperclassmen, faculty reflect on Costa Rican memories

Kendra Harvey, Managing Editor

January 19, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, Interactives

The quieter hallways around the locker room and the Center leave the freshmen, juniors and seniors to think about the sophomores as they travel through Costa Rica. The annual trip started with the current Senior Class, and includes jumping off notoriously high waterfalls, horseback riding and meeting...

Ridesharing users reflect on convenience, costliness

Ridesharing users reflect on convenience, costliness

Asha Khanna, Senior Reporter

January 14, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, Interactives

Rideshare company Uber lowered its prices for the San Francisco Bay Area earlier this week. Prices dropped from 10 to 75 percent, depending on the type of Uber service, to attempt to increase the demand of requested rides. Anyone with the Uber app can request a driver to pick them up from and drop them ...

New mural brings color to a bare hallway

New mural brings color to a bare hallway

Grace Ainslie, Senior Reporter

January 13, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

Brightly colored geometric shapes stretch across the walls in the hallway leading to the Faculty Room. “I love it, I love the colors,” Athletic Director Elena De Santis, whose office is right across from the new installation, said. “It's super bright and welcoming into my office and Ms. Egan’s office.” Alumna Sabine Kelly (‘15) was commissi...

#WasteHisTime2016 questions empowering, evil motives

#WasteHisTime2016 questions empowering, evil motives

Lisabelle Panossian, Web & Social Media Editor

January 7, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, Interactives, Slideshows

The latest trending hashtag on Twitter, #WasteHisTime2016, emerged as a form of flipping the stereotypical gender roles within relationships. The main concept reveals how women may lead a man into thinking that they can be in a relationship before doing or saying something to make him think otherwise. ...

When the lights go on in the City

When the lights go on in the City

Kristina Cary, Managing Editor

December 10, 2015


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

From Leo Villareal’s “The Bay Lights” installation shining across the span of the Bay Bridge to James Turrell’s subterranean work “Three Gems” in the De Young Museum’s sculpture garden, a series of temporary and permanent light art installations are illuminating the San Franciscan night...

Dancers balance school, ballet

Dancers balance school, ballet

India Thieriot, Assistant Copy Editor

December 10, 2015


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

Two dancers hoping to do justice to a 123-year-old ballet will take the stage as an Arabian lead and a Spanish dancer next week at the Palace of Fine Arts. Famous for its score composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, “The Nutcracker” is performed by nearly every ballet company in the City during the holid...

Upperclassmen educated on healthy habits

Upperclassmen educated on healthy habits

Grace Ainslie, Senior Reporter

December 10, 2015


Filed under A & E, News

Upperclassmen were encouraged to take deep breaths during a stress management presentation for the Junior and Senior Wellness program held last Thursday in the Den. “I wanted to see if there were any tips that I don’t already know or that I haven’t been told about,” senior Nora Hanak, who elec...

Volunteering year-round has all-around benefits

Claire Kosewic, Senior Reporter

December 10, 2015


Filed under A & E, Features

Charitable organizations often see an increase in the number of people wanting to volunteer around the holidays, but the demand for services is not confined to the month of December. “We definitely see an increase in volunteering around the holidays,” Goldie Pyka, of the San Francisco Ma...

Club creates more coding opportunities

Club creates more coding opportunities

Claire Kosewic, Senior Reporter

December 10, 2015


Filed under A & E, Features, News

A new club allows would-be coders to experience the web design, app development and graphic art of the Girls Who Code Summer Immersion program but in a flexible and less time-consuming way. “It’s not just an opportunity for the girls to learn to code, but also an opportunity for them to...

Auditions set the stage for spring musical

Auditions set the stage for spring musical

Fiona Mittelstaedt, Senior Reporter

December 1, 2015


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

Today marks the beginning of auditions for the upcoming spring musical, Les Miserables. “It's about a group of students rising up in paris to try to find peace and social justice for the common people,” director Pamela Rickard said. “It’s a love story, there's a lot of conflict and war moment...

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