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Parents Attend Teacher Presentations at Open House

Parents Attend Teacher Presentations at Open House

Nuha Momin, Reporter

Parents met their children’s teachers at Open House, held on Wednesday, Sept. 13. Through this event, parents had the ...

September 19, 2017No Comments

NHS Makes Changes to Tutoring System

NHS Makes Changes to Tutoring System

Amy Ma, Reporter

National Honor Society (NHS) members are getting ready to start their tutoring program for the 2017-2018 school year, but ...

September 19, 2017No Comments

Pre-AP Students Start off the Year with a Bang

Pre-AP Students Start off the Year with a Bang

Sara Momin, Reporter

Pre-AP Chemistry students got a glimpse of their new unit by experimenting with heat. Before this, students usually had to w...

September 19, 2017No Comments

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‘It’ Remake Frightens New Generation of Moviegoers

‘It’ Remake Frightens New Generation of Moviegoers

Chayce Wellings, Reporter

“We all float down here.” It is the perfect combination of The Goonies and A Nightmare on Elm Street. The movie is a rollercoaster of laughs and scares balanced to cre...

September 18, 2017No Comments

New Drum Majors Take on Leadership Roles

New Drum Majors Take on Leadership Roles

Sloka Chandrasekaran, Reporter

The field goes quiet, the students alert and listening for the director’s instructions. A steady breath is heard across the ensemble as they prepare themselves to play. Swe...

September 16, 2017No Comments

Apple Revamps Traditional Technology with iPhone X

Apple Revamps Traditional Technology with iPhone X

Sarah Wang, Reporter

Four new Apple products were released on Sept. 12: the iPhone 8 and 8+, the Apple Watch 3, the 4K Apple TV, and the new iPhone X. The release was held at the newly-built com...

September 14, 2017No Comments

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JV Orange Volleyball Falls to Cedar Ridge

JV Orange Volleyball Falls to Cedar Ridge

Alex Reece, Reporter

The Junior Varsity Orange Volleyball team fought hard against the Cedar Ridge Raiders for all three sets Friday, Sept. 15 but unfortunately came to a undesired end whe...

September 19, 2017

GALLERY: Freshman Football Falls to Leander Lions

GALLERY: Freshman Football Falls to Leander Lions

September 18, 2017

Swim Team Hosts Teacher Appreciation Meet

Swim Team Hosts Teacher Appreciation Meet

September 17, 2017

GALLERY: JV White Volleyball Faces McNeil

GALLERY: JV White Volleyball Faces McNeil

September 13, 2017

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Freshman Capsules: Joyce Zhuang ’20

Freshman Capsules: Joyce Zhuang ’20

Amy Vo, Assistant A&E Editor

May 24, 2017No Comments

Freshman Capsules: Anastasiia Borisova ’20

Freshman Capsules: Anastasiia Borisova ’20

May 23, 2017

Freshman Capsules: Sarah Christman ’20

Freshman Capsules: Sarah Christman ’20

May 22, 2017

Kelly Kim ’17 to Attend UT at Austin This Fall

Kelly Kim ’17 to Attend UT at Austin This Fall

May 22, 2017

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OPINION: Indian Journalist’s Murder Shines Light on Need for Free Press

OPINION: Indian Journalist’s Murder Shines Light on Need for Free Press

Kamille Galloway, Reporter

Tuesday evening, Sept. 4, Indian journalist and activist Gauri Lankesh was killed outside of her home by three armed men. She was 55 years old. Lankesh, the daughter ...

September 19, 2017No Comments

OPINION: We Need More Asian Representation in Hollywood

OPINION: We Need More Asian Representation in Hollywood

September 13, 2017

OPINION: DACA Repeal, Best for Who?

OPINION: DACA Repeal, Best for Who?

September 7, 2017

OPINION: Transgender Military Members Should Be Allowed To Serve

OPINION: Transgender Military Members Should Be Allowed To Serve

August 31, 2017

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