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Options for teens on Halloween limited by oversexualization

Options for teens on Halloween limited by oversexualization

Julia-Rose Kibben, Managing Editor

October 26, 2016

Psychologists and social science researchers are recognizing a shift in Halloween culture “from scary to sexy,” as girl’s costumes morph from innocent animals and pop culture figures to sexualized options that portray these characters as alluring and unrealistic. “It looks like the norm is not to be weari...

Minimalistic dessert shop brings frozen Taiwanese treats to San Francisco

Minimalistic dessert shop brings frozen Taiwanese treats to San Francisco

Julia-Rose Kibben, Managing Editor

October 26, 2016

Crystalline shavings of flavored ice gather together in cups of snowy goodness at Powder, the Taiwanese ice cream experience that opened on Divisadero Street about a month ago. During a San Francisco heatwave with weather in the high 70s, Powder was a refreshing treat that satisfied a sweet-tooth h...

Social media reinforces gender stereotypes

Social media reinforces gender stereotypes

Julia-Rose Kibben, Managing Editor

September 23, 2016

During a double date at Super Duper Burger in my freshman year of high school, the boy I was with asked me what I wanted. I hesitated — girls were “supposed” to order salads on dates. I settled on a chocolate milkshake. He ordered a hamburger and soda. The others enjoyed their burgers as I sat si...

Exploratorium exhibits hands-on fun

A father-daughter duo at the Exploratorium inspects a steam machine that functions as a study on atmosphere in the front gallery.

Julia-Rose Kibben, Design Editor

February 4, 2016

Having not visited the Exploratorium since the age of 7, I decided to return, visiting for the first time at its 3-year-old Pier 15 location, right down the walkway from the lively Ferry Building farmer’s market. Ten years later, it does not disappoint. During the 2013 move from the Palace of Fine ...

Two teen girls dominate the virtual sports world while 3,203 miles apart

Football fans pose in front of Super Bowl installation at Pacific Avenue and Kearny Street. City officials working for the Super Bowl City stand at these installations and take photos for fans.

Julia-Rose Kibben, Design Editor

February 4, 2016

With the Superbowl taking over the Bay Area from the City to Santa Clara, junior Grace Apple plans to observe from the ESPN Fantasy Football app, where she has lead the whole season. Apple met senior Shoshana Hoffman of Virginia during her time abroad at Oxbridge in Salamanca, Spain and during downti...

Aspiring designers style a business plan

Co-Presidents Julia-Rose Kibben and Charlotte Cobb direct their first FIDM Club meeting.

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

January 28, 2016

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 ...

Renovations and maintenance for Mission Dolores Park near completion

A large crowd basks in Mission Dolores Park on a warm Sunday afternoon.

May 1, 2015

San Francisco residents anticipating the reopening of Mission Dolores Park are closer to the park’s reveal, as renovations are expected to be complete in early June. Renovations have taken place in three stages over the past seven years, beginning with the playground in 2009, followed by the north...

Local businesses implement digital loyalty programs

Steve Nuzzo scans the QR code on the back of his SpotOn card to earn re- wards at the Dolores Park Cafe. Retailers are moving away from punch cards to digital loyalty programs.

Julia-Rose Kibben, Design Editor

December 12, 2014

Since Apple introduced the new ApplePay feature on the iPhone 6, digital pay is on the rise, causing businesses to draw loyalty reward punch cards and moving to digital alternatives. Businesses are picking up on more advanced digital alternatives, which teens find easier to use, but also mak...

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