The Oracle

Pro – Does Gunn Confessions Encourage Beneficial Discourse?

Charlie Bush, Reporter

March 29, 2019

Known by almost every Gunn student, the Gunn Confessions Facebook page is an anonymous forum that allows anyone to post a “confession”—anything from a school crush to a humorous rumor to a genuine question. The ...

Con – Does Gunn Confessions Encourage Beneficial Discourse?

Peter Oh, Assistant Business Manager

March 29, 2019

Gunn Confessions has been trending and popular around Gunn ever since early March. However, the Facebook page clearly has many flaws which can affect others more than students would like to believe. The anonymous way of speaki...

Cultural Shock on Leaving Silicon Valley

March 1, 2019

When I first moved to Silicon Valley from France in second grade, I didn’t fully comprehend that I was about to throw myself into such a competitive environment. The second I entered the Silicon Valley, I was blown away by how...

Government must respect, uphold rights of transgender individuals

Sohini Ashoke, News Editor

March 1, 2019

On Oct. 21, 2018, the Trump administration issued a memo stating that it is considering defining gender as a biological, unchangeable condition determined by genitalia at birth. This follows several other moves by the administr...

Sophomore year advice

Ryan Li, News Editor

March 1, 2019

Knowing that your behavioral habits probably won’t change because of something you read in the seventh page of the school newspaper, I’ll stay away from advice easy to digest but hard to abide by. By now you already know how to nav...

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