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Students, teachers react to governor banning gas, diesel cars by 2035

Governor Gavin Newsom addresses attendees at the 2019 California Democratic Party State Convention. Recently the governor signed an executive order banning gasoline cars by 2035.

Kassie DeJean, Reporter

September 25, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE Governor Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday that sales of diesel gas cars will be banned by 2035. Transportation currently accounts for more than 50% of greenhouse gas emissions released each year in California, according to the California Air Resources Board. The order also advises the stat...

Youth engage in democracy

Cartoon by Art Editor Marisa Donovan

Charlotte Ehrlich, Editor-in-Chief

September 25, 2020

With the 2020 election less than 50 days away in a year of chaos and challenge due to the pandemic and racial injustice, Generation Z is stepping up as a new variety of public servants in a new era of change.  “Especially in this time where we need real change on a wide range of topics, we are ...

Keeping it SWEET

Senior Isabel Hoppmann recaps  tips from expert entrepreneurs. She shared what she found most valuable from her previous interviews.

Gabrielle Guido, Web Editor

September 24, 2020

Even as a young girl, senior Isabel Hoppmann longed to be an entrepreneur. Now, she is taking her interest further by establishing her own company to give young girls the tools to start businesses.  Her two-month-old company, Successful Women Entrepreneurs Everywhere Today, motivates middle and ...

Little Theater returns to roots

A digital rendering depicts renovations for the Little Theater. The space will include updated design features meant to accommodate the music department, theater program and all-school assemblies and celebrations.

Tabitha Parent, Managing Editor

September 24, 2020

Originally a ballroom when the Floods first occupied the mansion, the Little Theatre is returning to its roots in stages of renovations that will bring about additional space and design features for the music department, theater program and all-school assemblies.  “Any renovations that we do in any o...

Social isolation takes a toll on mental health

Amelia Froyd-Kamrath and Elise Vulakh

September 24, 2020

There were no excited voices filling Flood Mansion to start the year. Students instead began the year with an unenthusiastic click of a Zoom link and waited for class to begin. With the City and County of San Francisco's decision to keep high schools closed until at least November, classes remain on...

Voter representation under consideration

Cartoon by Art Editor Marisa Donovan

Grace Krumplitsch, Editor-in-Chief

September 24, 2020

In the five instances in United States history in which the candidate who won the presidency gained the majority of electoral votes needed to win despite failing to gain the majority of the popular vote, two took place the last 20 years, sparking debate over whether or not the Electoral College is an...

Watching makes perfect

Basketball team captain Audrey Pinard watches the Golden State Warriors play basketball from her home. The Warriors are one of eight teams that was not included in the Disney World Bubble in Florida.

Darcy Jubb, Senior Reporter

September 24, 2020

As one of the first prominent forms of entertainment to return to action with safety modifications during the COVID-19 pandemic, professional sports are proving to be a central part of American culture and inspiration to many young athletes.  “During their respective seasons, I watch women’s profession...

RV there yet?

Senior Sadie Kahn visits Idaho with her family during the summer. RV sales in some areas of the country went up by over 170% this summer compared to last, according to the RV Industry Association.

Kassie DeJean, Reporter

September 24, 2020

Most families have postponed or canceled vacations that require a plane order to reduce the spread of COVID-19, but that is not stopping locals from exploring the Bay Area.  The Centers for Disease Control’s guidelines for travel include wearing a mask, staying socially distanced and sanitizing hands fre...

Restaurants reopen with restrictions

Junior Haya Jadallah eats at Italian Homemade on Union Street in an outdoor dining area. Restaurants opened outdoor seating to public with safety precautions.

Paige Retajczyk, Senior Reporter

September 24, 2020

The decline of new coronavirus cases has resulted in the San Francisco Department of Public Health (SFDPH) allowing more businesses to open including outdoor dining as long as the restaurants follow safety precautions provided by SFDPH.  “I went to Italian Homemade on Union Street where they had outdoor dining,” junior Haya Jad...

Visiting with VR

Senior Ella Holiday does YouVisit for the University of California Santa Barbara. YouVisits showed students a 360 view of campus life, with interactive panoramic photos and videos.

Mackenna Moslander and Tala El Qadah

September 24, 2020

While college tours no longer include strolls around the campus and in-person discussions with student ambassadors, prospective students and parents to consider schools virtually. With over 5,000 universities in the United States and countless internationally, not every potential student can visit ...

Making cents of finance

Making cents of finance

Darcy Jubb, Senior Reporter

September 24, 2020

Young women who are financially literate have the tools to make confident economic decisions and take action in the male dominant field of finance.  “There have been instances in the past where someone will make a comment about something I've bought with ‘daddy’s money,’” junior Takouhi As...

The show must go on

Freshman Anisha Hu searches for cottage backgrounds for one of the online backdrops for the Fall Play. Crew members were partnered with an actor to design their virtual set.

Alina Kushner, Senior Reporter

September 24, 2020

The fall play will address climate change and environmental issues through a set of monologues and with specially-built virtual sets.  The drama program is partnering with environment groups such as the Marine Mammal Center and Wildcare to further educate and enhance student performances, according to Theater Programs Director Mar...

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