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Local ski resorts to visit this winter break: Northstar

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December 2, 2016

Written by Sabrina Chen Fewer than four hours away from Palo Alto, the Northstar Resort is a great place for families to enjoy their winter vacation. For skiers, the resort offers a variety of slopes with 13 beginner tr...

Social media portrays over-edited “reality”

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September 9, 2016

Written by Sabrina Chen How many times did you take a selfie today? Go on Facebook? Double tap on Instagram? Social media has exploded in popularity in recent years, and it is definitely not for the better. Social media has made...

Pro: Are squads on campus beneficial?

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May 20, 2016

Written by Sabrina Chen In almost every high school portrayal, whether in books or movies such as “Mean Girls,” social cliques are present. The cliques, however, are dramatized and negatively stereotyped, making cliques seem...

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...

Tutoring: Outside aid provides unfair advantage

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March 14, 2016

Written by Sabrina Chen What is the secret to those seemingly perfect grades in the most challenging classes? What is the key to the high standardized test scores? For many students, the secret lies in one of the most common...

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