School board election underway

With two seats in the Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD) Board of Education opening up in November, lawyer Shounak Dharap and Palo Alto parent Kathy Jordan have announced interest in running. While Daube...

Bill provides free year of community college

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill on Oct. 13 that would provide a free year of full-time community college enrollment to California students, effective from the 2018-19 school year. Assembly Bill No. 19 (AB 19), ...

Exclusion of NHL players in Olympics

In the 2012 Olympics, Team Canada scored the game-winning overtime goal to win the Olympic gold for men’s hockey. Dubbed the “golden goal,” Sidney Crosby immortalized himself in Olympic history by scoring the f...

Evolution of skateboarding

As  four rubber wheels hit the asphalt, spinning faster with each repeated stride, the skater glides rapidly through the street. He carefully maneuvers through countless parked and moving cars across the street...

The Future of Expansion Teams

Over his 13-year career with the Pittsburgh Penguins, Marc-Andre Fleury has accomplished what most other goaltenders in the National Hockey League (NHL) could only dream of doing: he was one of three goaltender...

Athlete of the Month: Matthew Nemeth

The Campanile (TC):Who are you and what sport do you play? Matthew Nemeth (MN): I’m Matthew Nemeth and I am a senior at the Palo Alto High School varsity mens water polo team. TC: Typically there is a stereot...

Athlete of the Month: Joonsung Ha

The Campanile: Who are you and what sport are you apart of? Joonsung Ha: My name is Joonsung Ha and I am part of the varsity golf team. TC: How long have you been on the team? JH: I’ve been on the team...