Inadequate homework policy needs revision

Palo Alto High School students who toil away at hours of homework each night may be pleasantly surprised to find that the Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD) has a homework policy. This excitement may fade, however, when students discover that  the homew...

Tutorial time should be redistributed

Eager freshmen are always quick to ask: “Do I have to go to Tutorial?” Every year, upperclassmen generally respond that Tutorial is a gift of time, but one that can be used however students see fit. And for the...

Gunn Oracle begins new series

Henry M. Gunn High School’s newspaper, The Oracle, is seeking to generate positive conversation around mental health through an online series called “Changing the Narrative.” The first article written in the se...

Boys cross country to compete at state meet

The girls cross country team lost at the Central Coast Section meet (CCS) which means that their season is over. However, the boys cross country team placed second in, meaning that they will go on to play at the CIF State Finals (states) on Nov. 28. The gir...

Athlete of the Month

The Campanile: What position do you play for football? Eli Givens: I play wide receiver and cornerback. TC: Okay, what are your contributions to the team? EG: I do a lot on offense, and I make big play...

Fallout 4 impresses upon release

Most of the way Fallout 4, a huge roleplaying-shooter game, works is carried over from its excellent predecessors, Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas. It is the Skyrim to Fallout 3’s Oblivion, if you will — it iterates on the previous game’s already amazing syst...