About

The Oracle is a newspaper publication produced by and for the students of Henry M. Gunn High School in Palo Alto, California. The newspaper published nine issues annually.

Awards:

  • Second place in the “Best of the West” category at the Journalism Education Association of Northern California’s 2017 NorCal Media Conference.
  • First place in the General Excellence category at the Journalism Education Association Northern California 2017 annual contest
  • Second place in the Website Content category at the Journalism Education Association Northern California 2017 annual contest
  • Second place in the Best of Show category at the 2016 Fall Journalism Education Association and National Scholastic Press Association Convention.
  • “Best of the West” Newspaper at the Journalism Education Association of Northern California’s 2016 NorCal Media Conference.
  • First place in the General Excellence category at the San Francisco Peninsula Press Club’s 2014 High School Journalism Awards.
  • First place in the General Excellence category at the San Francisco Peninsula Press Club’s 2012 High School Journalism Awards.

 

STAFF 2017-2018

Editor-in-Chief: Deiana Hirstov

Managing Editors: Grace Ding & Janet Wang

News Editors: Sohini Ashoke, Carolyn Kuimelis & Amanda Lee

Forum Editors: Caroline Ro, Kaya van der Horst & Kristen Yee

Features Editors: Emma Chiao, Chelsie Park & Grace Tramack

Centerfold Editors: Joy Huang & Stephanie Jackson

Sports Editors: Paulo Frank, Bridgette Gong & Jack Mallery

Lifestyle Editors: Megan Li, Yael Livneh & Katie Zhang

Changing the Narrative: Joanna Huang

Photo Editor: Richard Yu

Graphics Editor: Sherry Chen & Jeffrey Yao

Business Manager: Eric Epstein

Assistant Business Manager: Ryan Manesh

Copy Editors: Laurel Comiter, Jennifer Gao & Liza Kolbasov

Oracle-TBN Liaison: Ayala Tzadikario

Oracle-SEC Liaison: Kaya van der Horst

Graphics Artists: Catherine Chen, Tiffany Chen, Mina Kim, Grace Liu, Gary Wu

Photographers: Justin Hong, Sofia Sierra-Garcia & Max Wang

Reporters: Quinn Arbolante, Colllin Jaeger, Chiara Jurczak, Devon Lee, Ryan Li, Jamisen Ma, Natalie McCurdy, Elisa Moraes Liu, Peter Oh, Noa Rapport, Sophia Siegel, Nikki Suzani, Tejpal Virdi, Grace Williams, Joshua Yang

Tech Editors: Julia Cheunkarndee & Andrew Zhao

Adviser: Kristy Blackburn

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