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Veto in change of bell schedule leaves behind concerning questions

Photo Courtesy of Diego Cruz
February 26, 2019

As a high school student, there are many times when I wake up and go to school tired and sluggish. Most of my peers feel the same way. There are many ways this can negatively affect you and your brain,...

How to get in to an Ivy league college

Julie Kim's online college counseling podcast.
February 25, 2019

It's no secret that students spend many late nights stressing about getting into an Ivy League or four year university. We all do it the same way; joining as many clubs and sports as we can, taking as...

Changes in pushing “college” towards students

Changes in pushing
February 4, 2019

When you enter high school, the word "college" is usually thrown around campus even at home. There are extra curricular classes on campus like AVID that prepare you for "college life" and the ways to excel....

Why you should save your New Years resolution for February first

Why you should save your New Years resolution for February first
January 15, 2019

New Year’s Day marks new beginnings in every aspect of the phrase, and because of this, New Years Resolutions are very common come January 1. They start the very moment the countdown ends, and they typically...

“Baby its cold outside” leaves behind a chilling undertone

December 19, 2018

By 11:59 Thanksgiving night the Christmas lights blaze, classic Christmas music overtakes the radio stations, and the invasion of the holiday spirit officially begins. It's become a sort of Holiday tradition...

When did an A in math become a priority for a performing arts student?

When did an A in math become a priority for a performing arts student?
October 19, 2018

Have you ever sat in a certain classroom and thought, "Why am I even taking this class? When will this matter? Why am I here?" I say these things almost daily. In my future, I want to pursue a career that...

Auto safety groups fight to raise the legal driving age from 16 to 18

Auto safety groups fight to raise the legal driving age from 16 to 18
April 19, 2018

For years, driving has been a long-anticipated rite of passage for 16-year-old kids all around America. Getting your drivers license symbolizes adulthood, and has become a milestone in tons of teenager's...

4 School Shooting Threats Made in CVUSD

Ellie Bloom, 17, a junior at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, holds up a protest sign reading
April 19, 2018

It is an average everyday morning on your way to the school with nothing but a smile on your face from excitement to see your friends and while in the car your parent slowly turns your way with a slight...

18 school shootings later and America still won’t talk about gun control

Survivors of the Parkland school shooting protesting for stricter Gun Laws. (Public Domain Photo)
February 23, 2018

Just four months ago, the country watched the devastation that plagued the concertgoers on the Las Vegas strip at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival for one of the deadliest mass shootings in America....

Trump is breaking apart families, but what else is new?

The tearing of family leads to ongoing protests for justice in Washington DC. Picture courtesy of Public Domain.
February 19, 2018

Once again, there is absolutely no surprise to see that our president, Donald Trump, is trying to put an end to what most immigrant families have depended on, and that is the 'chain migration' or 'family...

Woman sues Walmart for being “racist”

Essie Grundy (left) and Gloria Allred (right) announce their race discrimination lawsuit against Walmart. Photo courtesy of Public Domain.
February 14, 2018

It's no secret that segregation, discrimination, and racism still plague America, and contrary to popular belief, it never truly left. People are sensitive to these subjects, and rightly so, but according...

Over 1,000 innocent lives taken; When will it stop?

Medical personnel and police officers standing at the scene of a shooting in Mandalay Bay. Photo from Public Domain.
October 17, 2017

Nine killed in a church, forty nine in a nightclub, twenty-six in an elementary school and fifty-eight at a country music festival. Different people in different places, but the outcome is the same. How...

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