Palo Alto, HIGH

ONE TRANSACTION “Whenever I needed money, I would sell the weed I had to get cash, then people started asking again,” Cameron said. “Dealing doesn’t take that much time. It’s just one transaction.” Cameron, a...

A Titan is someone whose Voice Matters

Tumblr, a microblogging website, is often synonymous with hipster blogs covered in aesthetically pleasing photos. Many people use Tumblr either to procrastinate or to entertain themselves on a laid back night. ...

The Herculean Ascent

WE'RE IN THE DARK "We realize that what you are all qualified to do is run private businesses, but we students and Richmond community members are not your personal banks!” Kristian Kim, a University of Cal...

East Palo Alto education

Each school day, junior Carl Wolfgramm wakes up at 5:45 a.m., takes the 6:47 a.m. 280 Samtrans and arrives at school at 7:15 a.m. He could take the 7:47 a.m. shuttle but chooses commitment to education ...

A different path

Hillel: Exploring Jewish History For the past semester, alumnus Hillel Zand has been spending time in Israel with Kivunim, a secular Jewish gap year program. For Zand, Kivunim provided a compromise between the...

The Death of the Record Label

Record labels have been the backbone of the music industry since music started being sold. They do all the work that doesn’t actually involve creating the music, from financing and executive producing albums to...

Are Top Tier Colleges Worth It?

Stanford. Harvard. Yale. Princeton. Columbia. These prestigious, top ranked universities are popular among the top of Palo Alto High School seniors’ college lists. The pressure of being accepted into, and atten...

The nature of the dress code

Thoughout history and across regions, there have almost always been limitations on what women and men can wear, especially in professional environments. In academic institutions, such rules are packaged in th...