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Should homecoming themes switch every year? (Pro)

meganli74

October 13, 2017

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Written by Megan Li Homecoming: one week, five days, 80 waking hours of pure, unadulterated school spirit. It’s the culmination of a year’s worth of excitement and anticipation and a way to aunt enthusiasm and creativity th...

Palo Alto Should Punish Texting While Walking

epsteineric

September 15, 2017

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Written by Eric Epstein   On July 27, Honolulu, Hawaii approved a law that prohibits pedestrians from using their electronic devices while crossing the street. Offenders of this law will be fined $15 to $35 for thei...

Polarized politics necessitate teacher neutrality

gokatiezhang

September 15, 2017

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Written by Stephy Jackson Over the course of the last few months, discus- sions about politics have become increasingly polarized. The 2016 presidential election sparked political tension across the nation in the form of rallies...

Knowledge is powerful: Second languages provide endless tools

Yael Livneh

May 19, 2017

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Written by Yael Livneh There are many diffculties when it comes to foreign travel: currency exchange rate, new environments and even culture shock. But the most difficult barrier of all is language. Being bilingual enhances travel ...

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