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NEW COACHES AND ATHLETES SHARE SEASON’S EXPECTATIONS-Volleyball(New coach Praneet Nanda)

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September 9, 2016

Written by Elizabeth Chung For the 2016-17 school year, Gunn welcomed a new volleyball coach. Coach Praneet Nanda has been coaching in the Bay Area for the past four years. “I started coaching at Santa Teresa High School’s JV program in 2010, and a er...

Students study abroad throughout the world, from Mexico to Japan

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August 16, 2016

Written by Elizabeth Chung This summer, 23 students from Gunn were given opportunities to study abroad through Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE). Through CIEE, students were able to explore different ...

Faces in the Crowd: Do you think the changes of the bell schedule are necessary?

Elizabeth C

May 23, 2016

“I really liked the short days. Now that it’s more even and everyday is the same, I don’t really like it.” -Claire Seneria (9) “I don’t think there are many changes made. I like how Friday is 10 minutes shorter.” -Ryan Dinh (10) “I think that the changes...

Athletes learn, bounce back strong from failures

Elizabeth C

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...

Glossophobia: fear of public speaking

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April 18, 2016

Written by Elizabeth Chung Nearly everyone has fear of public speaking. However, it is the severity difference that makes some people more afraid than others. Clinical psychologist Dave Carbonell says that the fear ...

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