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Athletic ideas encourage staying fit in summer


May 20, 2016

Written by Kaya van der Horst  Beach volleyball Beach volleyball is not only a fantastic way to take advantage of the summer sun and California’s beautiful beaches, but also requires a serious workout. Harvard Medi- cal Sc...

Tips for Thrift Shopping


April 29, 2016

Have a list of items that you want to buy. Always bring a little more money than you plan to spend. Know the sale days to save more money! Be creative; you can use items for other purposes besides its main one. Inspect th...

Gender Sexuality Alliance Club provides safe space for LGBTQ+


April 29, 2016

Formerly known as Gunn’s Gay Straight Alliance, the Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA) Club aims to raise awareness about Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Asexual/Aromantic, Allies and Advocates (LGBTQA+) commun...

Christopher Yang meets… howard bach Badminton Champion

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April 22, 2016

Written by Sabrina Chen Sophomore Christopher Yang never thought he could meet 2005 men’s doubles world champion badminton player Howard Bach. This all changed when he started training at Bach’s badminton club, Synerg...

Athletes learn, bounce back strong from failures

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April 18, 2016

Written by Elizabeth Chung Junior Dana Zhao was a national champion in acrobatic gymnastics, but the road to success was not easy. Chosen to represent the United States for the Acrobatic Gymnastics World Championship her fr...

Con: Gun Sports

Con: Gun Sports

April 18, 2016

Coming out: Band Teacher Todd Summers


April 18, 2016

Written by Janet Wang Growing up in rural Ohio, band teacher Todd Summers was surrounded by a conservative community. Many people in his Midwestern town were religious and had strict views on sexuality. Because of this, S...

Will Roth meets Stephen Curry


April 15, 2016

Written by Carolyn Kuimelis When Sophomore Will Roth attended the Stephen Curry Overnight Basketball Camp, he had no idea that it would lead to ultimate bragging rights: a victory in a shooting match against MVP Stephen Curry. ...

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