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November 4, 2016

Third party candidates are not worth voting for

Akansha Gupta

November 4, 2016

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By: Akansha Gupta The  2016 elections have witnessed both parties candidates launching personal attacks to defame their opponent. The Republican media has portrayed Hillary Clinton as a lying Wall Street puppet who’s not in j...

Design Thinking: NorCal Media Day

Akansha Gupta

September 24, 2016

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Written by Akansha Gupta In the video and design lab room, Sarah Nichols of Whitney High School presented Design Thinking. Students leaned forward in their chairs to learn tips on utilizing the principles of design for maxim...

Facebook For Publishers: NorCal Media Day

Akansha Gupta

September 24, 2016

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Written by Akansha Gupta:   Libby Brittan, a representative of Facebook News Products and Partnership, spoke to journalism students about using social media to integrate journalism and technology and reach out to more readers...

Blood, scare banned from first-day theme

Akansha Gupta

August 16, 2016

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By Akansha Gupta To make new students feel more welcome, the Gunn administration decided that the senior first-day theme should not include scary decorations or bloody, death related costumes. Some seniors were upset b...

Phrases You Should Know in Foreign Languages

Akansha Gupta

May 20, 2016

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  Do you speak English? The most important phrase on this list, because if the person you ask answers in affirmative, you don’t have to break out your embarrassingly limited vocabulary. Greetings like Hello, Good Morning and Good Night. Manners are uni...

Senior Atticus Kelem shares coming out story

Akansha Gupta

April 15, 2016

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Senior Atticus Kelem describes himself as an impulsive person, which is why he came out to his friends almost immediately after realizing he was bisexual. “There was maybe a 30-second gap [between realizing and coming out] ...

Aesthetics in athletics: Dance

Akansha Gupta

March 14, 2016

Filed under Sports

Dance straddles the boundary between art and athleticism. Most commonly regarded as an art, dance showcases breath-taking grace, style and rhythm.   Junior Angela Chin defines dance:  “It’s a visual representation of mus...

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